Another North West Coach in the spotlight today. Past University of Washington State Cougars head basketball coach Dick Bennett. Insider Steve one of our Washington St. Cougars bloggers points out his Cougs career started in 2003, and he was there until 2006. The first order of business for Bennett and his WSU coaching staff was changing the culture and identity of Cougars basketball.
With 2 long passes, Russell Wilson moved the Wisconsin Badgers to the Oregon 25, but with 2 seconds left and no timeouts, he spiked it to set up a last-ditch heave to the end zone, but the clock hit zeros while he did it. The Oregon Ducks were 2012 Rose Bowl winners. Montee Ball rushed for 122 of his 164 yards in the first half for the Badgers. LaMichael James rushed for 159 yards and an early TD.
Oregon Ducks football blogger Travis Koehler points out the Ducks have not won a Rose Bowl since 1917. The Wisconin Badgers behind Badgers running back Montee Ball, a Heisman Trophy finalist and needs one touchdown to tie Barry Sanders (39) for the all-time single-season record, stands in their way. Oregon has its own former Heisman finalist at running back in LaMichael James.
NWSportsBeat.com Oregon sports blogger Matthew Martz tells us his reasons LaMichael James and the University of Oregon Ducks will sport revamped, technologically advanced uniforms during their Rose Bowl appearance. Nike says that the numbers change colors when the players move, which is just way to awesome. 5 cool things about the Oregon Ducks new 2012 Rose Bowl uniforms.
NWSportsBeat.com Oregon sports blogger Matthew Martz tells us his reasons and projections for why the 2012 Rose Bowl will be won by the Oregon Ducks football team. A little LaMichael James, Kenjon Barner and De’Anthony Thomas, plus the fact that the Ducks outran the Badgers by nearly 800 yards on the year for starters.