The Cougars broke through for nine wins last year, but a turn of bad luck would make that hard to repeat.
Wazzu already had little margin for error before injuries and bad breaks led to a 3-9 spiral, but the Cougs have a deeper, faster, more experienced squad this time around.
Which positions were the most deadly for opposing defenses last season, and where might we see changes in distribution going forward?
It's the Deone Bucannon and Marcus Mason show in the countdown today with both players checking in twice.
While somewhere in the neighborhood of 10,000 people will be in Spokane today, here's the TV and streaming information for those of you stuck watching the game at home. Use this as your game thread!
Most would say the offense took strides last season. We look at the stats to see where they stepped forward...and see where they really need to step up this season.
Have you been focused on the basketball coach search? Hiding under a rock for the last two weeks? We bring you up to speed on WSU's spring practice developments.
No reason is given for the decision, announced via Instagram, other than, "It was time to move on and start the rest of my life."