Washington State University

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Washington State University,

at Pullman; land-grant and state supported; chartered 1890, opened 1892 as an agriculture college. From 1905 to 1959 it was the State College of Washington. The university's College of Agriculture carries on important agricultural research and instruction throughout the state. The school's other facilities include centers for electron microscopy and environmental research.
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And as obsessed as USC, whose media guide politely warns people not to refer to the school as "Southern Cal." And as obsessed as Washington State, which has registered "Wazzu" as an official university trademark.
Especially since we lost that game up at Wazzu. I'm a Washington native, so that was really rough on me.
Going up to Wazzu is a tough thing, because the last two years I think we won by three points.
Price is gone at Wazzu, and most Ducks kind of liked him anyway.