Wednesday Rewind: Ehlo previews ‘Zags-Cougs rivalry game
Eastern Washington will be abuzz tonight as the annual rivalry game between the Gonzaga Bulldogs and Washington State Cougars tips off from Beasley Coliseum in Pullman at 8:00 P.M.
The Cougars lead the all-time series 97-47, but has only won two out of the last 11 meetings.
Gonzaga has struggled to a 4-3 start this season after being ranked as high as 12th in the preseason AP poll. While the Bulldogs’ three losses came against Illinois, Kansas State, and San Diego State, – each ranked in the AP Top 25 with a combined 23-2 record- the ‘Zags are looking to turn it around against the rival Cougars Wednesday night.
FSN college basketball analyst Craig Ehlo says the Bulldogs need to “establish themselves as a defensive team” tonight against an aggressive Cougars’ squad led by junior Klay Thompson (pictured) and junior transfer Faisel Aden.
Shannon Drayer, Mariners reporter for 710 ESPN, gave us the latest from the MLB Winter Meetings in Orlando where the team has just signed DH Jack Cust to a contract.
Seahawks safety Earl Thomas discussed how he has adjusted to the rigors of the NFL in his rookie season after being a stand out player for the Texas Longhorns.
Dan Brown, 49ers beat reporter for the San Jose Mercury News, gave his take on why Alex Smith is starting against the Seahawks this Sunday instead of former Heisman trophy winner Troy Smith.
Boxing insider Al Bernstein discussed Mike Tyson‘s induction into the Boxing Hall of Fame, and previewed the upcoming card at the Emerald Queen Casino this weekend.
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