HOT COUGAR ACTION: Inside The Martin Stadium Remodel

It's been a little while since we've heard much from the Martin Stadium remodel, but KXLY's Ian Cull took a tour Wednesday, giving one of the first looks inside the new facility.

The video below shows off the current progress and gives a view of the field from the new press box, but possibly the most important thing to take away is the project remains on time and on budget. With a tight timeline and a fixed budget, that is a very big deal and impressive when you consider the rough weather the crew faced all spring.

As great as everything looks now, it still blows my mind when I see this comparison picture. (H/T @Brett_Gleason)

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Football

The Pac-12's 3,000-yard passers - Stanford Football Blog - ESPN
Jeff Tuel, Washington State: Mike Leach hasn't named him the starter, but, come on. He lit it up in the spring, and showed to be a quick study in learning the new offense.

Why Mike Leach's "Swing Your Sword" is a Great Read
What I knew of Coach Leach at the time was that he loved to throw the ball and had a confidence, bordering on arrogance. His antics, which were known to me largely through clips on Sportscenter, had him on the wrong side of the fence. His persona put me off. Looking back that perception was built on incomplete information, and was completely unfair.

Martin Stadium getting new renovations for next season | Spokane/E. WA - KXLY.com
PULLMAN, Wash. - Only a few more months remain until Cougar football kicks off once again in Martin Stadium. There's still a lot of work to be done on the stadium's renovation but contractors say they're on time and on budget.

Basketball

'Que' Johnson passes a hurdle, but still has another | Pac-12 Confidential | The Seattle Times
Washington State is cheered by the news that wing player Demarquise "Que" Johnson, a 6-5 basketball prospect who turned down Washington and Gonzaga, has achieved a freshman-qualifying SAT score.

Baseball

Cougar Hitting Duo Named All-Pac-12 - The Washington State University Official Athletic Site
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - Washington State first baseman Taylor Ard and outfielder Derek Jones were named to the 2012 All-Pac-12 Conference Baseball Team, conference commissioner Larry Scott announced, Wednesday.

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