March 29, 2012
PULLMAN, Wash. - The Washington State University Athletic Department will once again conclude spring football practice by hosting a week-long series of events known as Spokane Week.
Festivities begin Monday, April 16 with the Cougar Club Coaches Luncheon at the Red Lion at the Park followed by an evening event at The Q at Northern Quest Resort & Casino, where former Cougar greats Bill Doba, Will Derting and Matt Kegel will relive WSU's 2003 Holiday Bowl victory over No. 5 Texas.
Additional events during Spokane Week include the Cougars at Gonzaga baseball game Tuesday evening preceded by the Cougar tailgate party at Avista Utilities. A mid-week tailgate party at Fairchild Air Force Base and a Friday evening social at Northern Quest Resort & Casino, which includes former Cougar football greats, are also on the schedule of events.
The week concludes Saturday with an hour-long autograph session followed by the annual Crimson and Gray Game at Joe Albi Stadium, which begins at 1 p.m.
For more information Spokane Week events, please go to wsucougars.com/spokaneweek, or contact Justin Felker at 509-368-6729.