Nick Rolovich struck all the right chords when being introduced as the new head coach at Washington State. He spoke of the importance of the Apple Cup against rival Washington. He spoke about the need to recruit the state of Washington and the Northwest. He spoke of wanting to build on the foundation left behind by Mike Leach after eight seasons. The move from Leach's “Air Raid" to the run-and-shoot offense under Rolovich should be an easy transition. It was one of the reasons Rolovich was near the top of Washington State's list.

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