Washington State has a big game looming against rival No. 17 Washington that could determine the Pac-12 North title and extend the No. 8 Cougars' longshot bid for the College Football Playoff.
But the Apple Cup is next week. First, there's the matter of Saturday's game against Arizona.
"There is nothing more important than Arizona," coach Mike Leach said. "Anyone who thinks other than that is wrong."