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Hot Cougar Action: Sunday morning links

The usual news roundup including some more Apple Cup reaction and basketball recaps.

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While the WSU men's basketball team was once again overshadowed by some off the field stuff, we have confirmed reports that they did indeed play a game Saturday night.

The Cougars started slow, but defeated off Arkansas-Pine Bluff 66-38, capping an excellent weekend for WSU athletics. The football team got it started by winning the Apple Cup Friday. The women's basketball team knocked off a solid BYU team 67-52 Saturday afternoon before the men's team rolled past Arkansas-Pine Bluff. Despite one idiot fan's actions, it was a solid weekend for the Cougs.

WSU Men's Basketball: Motum, Woolridge after UAPB win! Nov. 24 (via WSUCougarAthletics)

WSU Men's Basketball: Ken Bone after UAPB win. Nov. 24 (via WSUCougarAthletics)

WSU Women's Basketball: June Daugherty after BYU win! Nov. 24 (via WSUCougarAthletics)

WSU Women's Basketball: Grad, Presley after BYU win! Nov. 24 (via WSUCougarAthletics)



Cougars get back to work - - Nov. 25, 2012
PULLMAN – The RVs still sat in Washington State parking lots Saturday, some fans still reveling in Friday’s 31-28 win over Washington in another Apple Cup for the ages.

Seferian-Jenkins apparently struck by fan - SportsLink - - Nov. 24, 2012
FROM PULLMAN — Since this is, unfortunately, turning into one of the bigger talking points from the Apple Cup at this point, this post is to note that CougCenter has posted video of a fan apparently striking a Washington Huskies player identified as Austin Seferian-Jenkins as fans stormed the field following Friday's game.

Paint the town crimson today - SportsLink - - Nov. 24, 2012
Welcome to Crimson Saturday. It's not it's official name, but after the largest comeback in Apple Cup history resulted in Washington State's 31-28 overtime win over Washington yesterday, today is dedicated to the Cougar fans. At least it is here. Read on.

Apple Cup 2012: A 12-Pac Of WSU Joy, Washington Pain, And College Football Love - Pacific Takes
The Apple Cup provided rare joy for Washington State fans, absolute pain for Washington fans, and a reminder of why college football can be so great.

Breaking down how Cougars rallied from 18 down " Kitsap Sun
PULLMAN — Washington quarterback Keith Price summed up the team’s feeling following Friday night’s historic collapse. "Devastated," Price said.

Men's Basketball

Cougs win easy over Arkansas-Pine Bluff - - Nov. 25, 2012
PULLMAN – Until DaVonte Lacy returns from injury, coach Ken Bone says it’ll be hard for him to determine what his Washington State basketball team is really all about.

Tale of the tape: WSU 66, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 38 - SportsLink - - Nov. 24, 2012
FROM PULLMAN — Not that this one needs a whole lot of additional explanation — WSU is simply a much better team than Arkansas-Pine Bluff, and that showed — but we have our usual capsulated game recap for you. Read on.

Woolridge and Motum Lead Cougs to 66-38 Win - The Washington State University Official Athletic Site
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Royce Woolridge and Brock Motum combined for 28 points to help Washington State beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 66-38 on Saturday.

Cougars tame Golden Lions MEN’S BASKETBALL: WASHINGTON STATE 66, ARKANSAS-PINE BLUFF 38: - College Sports - The Olympian - Olympia, Washington news, weather and sports
PULLMAN– The Arkansas-Pine Bluff basketball team will play 11 road games before making its home debut in January, so coach George Ivory understands that his résumé is going to take a hit in the won-loss department.

Women's Basketball

WSU outclaws BYU in battle of Cougars - SportsLink - - Nov. 24, 2012
This was a big win for Washington State. BYU was selected to unseat eight-time West Coast Conference champion Gonzaga in a preseason poll of league coaches. WSU gave the Bulldogs fits last year in a two-point win for Gonzaga. The Cougars play at Gonzaga on Dec. 29. Read more

Cougars Cruise Past BYU, 67-52 - The Washington State University Official Athletic Site
PULLMAN, Wash. - Washington State University used a big first half to build a double-digit lead and cruised to a 67-52 victory over visiting Brigham Young University at Beasley Coliseum Saturday.

WSU defeats BYU 67-52 - - Nov. 25, 2012
Lia Galdeira scored 15 points and Washington State got out to a hot start and cruised past Brigham Young 67-52 in a nonconference women’s basketball game Saturday at Beasley Coliseum in Pullman.

BYU women's basketball: Cougar women fall to Cougars of Washington State | Deseret News
PULLMAN, Wash. (Nov. 24, 2012) – In a battle of two Cougar women’s basketball teams, it was the Washington State Cougars picking up a 67-52 win over the BYU Cougar women Saturday.