WSU Cougars

Broussard leaves Cougars' staff for job at Arizona St.

Steve Broussard, the running backs coach and special teams coordinator at Washington State, has resigned to coach wide receivers at Arizona State.

Broussard starred at running back at WSU when current Arizona State coach Dennis Erickson coached the Cougars. Broussard said he sought to be closer to his children, who live in Los Angeles. said former Seattle Seahawks and WSU running backs coach Kasey Dunn and USC running backs coach Todd McNair might be the leading candidates to replace Broussard. reported that Dunn, a graduate of North Kitsap High School, has been hired as the wide receivers coach at Southern Mississippi. The school has not confirmed the hiring.

Howie Stalwick, contributing writer