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HOT COUGAR ACTION: Home Opener Almost Sold Out

Most WSU fans are focused on the season opener next Thursday, but looking ahead to the following week, it sounds as if Martin Stadium is going to be near capacity against Eastern Washington.

Adam Ganders is the manager of ticket operations for WSU so that is likely the best source you'll find. With the recent remodel project, Martin Stadium capacity is in the neighborhood of 34,500 which would mean 33,000 tickets are sold for the home opener.

If that is the case, it would be the first time WSU has drawn at least 33,000 in Martin Stadium since October 6, 2007 against Arizona State when they drew 35,117.

Maybe the old saying of "if you build it, they will come" is actually true. That or they should create a new saying of "if you hire Mike Leach, they will come."


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