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Hot Cougar Action: Monday morning trivia

The NBA is a popular topic so we tap into the playoffs for the weekly trivia.


Although Sunday's Game 4 wasn't his best performance of the season, Klay Thompson is having an excellent playoff season. He isn't, however, the first former WSU basketball player to play well in the NBA playoffs.

Q: Name the six players from WSU in addition to Thompson to appear in a NBA playoff game since 1980. Bonus points if you can name the two who's playoff appearance predates 1980.


An early preview of WSU and some info on a pair of WSU recruiting targets who will be making decisions soon.


Sione, Tristan Teuhema set to decide May 30th -
It will come down on May 30th following the Keller spring game. Sione, a 2014 defensive end, and Tristan, a 2015 offensive lineman, plan on attending the same school in college, limiting their choices to those schools that have extended offers to both prospects -- Texas, LSU, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, and Washington State.

Spring tour: Washington State : Cliff Kirkpatrick
Mike Leach just completed his second spring practice coaching the Washington State football team. While progress was made, don't expect the Cougars to turn the corner yet.


WSU dropped its series against USC with an 11-0 loss on Sunday. This about sums up the season.


Trojans Dominate Washington State 11-0 Behind Nootbaar's Complete-Game Shutout - University of Southern California Official Athletic Site
LOS ANGELES - Sophomore Nigel Nootbaar threw his first career complete-game shutout, as the Trojans tallied an impressive 11 runs on 17 hits to take the rubber match and the series over Washington State with an 11-0 victory on Sunday afternoon.

USC Takes Series from Washington State - The Washington State University Official Athletic Site
LOS ANGELES - Nigel Nootbaar blanked Washington State on seven hits and USC took the rubber game of a three-game Pac-12 Conference series 11-0, Sunday.