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Brian Anderson

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CougCenter responsibilities include: Writing, with an emphasis on breaking down football schemes and finding interesting ways to look at data.

Born and raised in the Tri-Cities, Wash., I'm a current graduate student in environmental science at WSU Tri-Cities and researcher at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

A former high school quarterback, I like to bring the knowledge and insight I gained while playing the position and studying the game to my writing. I also apply techniques in data analysis I've learned professionally when the situation calls for it.

MOST RECENT POSTS

Apple Cup: How has WSU fared against the spread?

We examine every Apple Cup betting line since the series moved back to Pullman in 1982.

Apple Cup: The fight for hunger

The Kraft Fight Hunger has its options narrowed down, and the Cougs are on its radar.

New Bowl Projection: How does New Mexico sound?

After looking at all the scenarios, we project the Cougs will be in Albuquerque for the Gildan New Mexico Bowl. Go ahead and feel free to start telling them how much you'd enjoy that at @GildanNM

Examining WSU's bowl possibilities

With WSU now just one win away from bowl eligibility, we put together a guide of where WSU could land and what to watch for in the coming weeks.

Scouting Report: Arizona Wildcats

We preview the Arizona offense and defense the Cougs will face this upcoming weekend down in Tucson.

Reaction from the Conference of Champions (NSFW)

PAC-12 round-up provided by game thread commentary from around the conference.

Is the Air Raid past its prime?

We offer a spirited defense of Mike Leach's offensive system.

Charting Halliday's big performance against Cal

Just how clinical was WSU's quarterback against the Golden Bears, as he threw for 521 yards? We turn the 67 throws into numbers and pictures to help you visualize.

Scouting Report: The schemes of Stanford

We detail some of the offensive and defensive looks the Cardinal will give the Cougs this Saturday.

A closer look at how USC stymied WSU's offense

USC combated a lot of the things WSU did well against Auburn. Here's a closer look at what made the Trojans so effective and where WSU can go from here.

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