WSU kicker Erik Powell ties single-game school record for field goals made, misses game winner
Washington State kicker Erik Powell couldn't miss on Saturday night in Pullman, until the game was on the line.
The redshirt sophomore from Vancouver, Washington made five field goals in rainy conditions against Stanford, breaking the Cougars' school record. Powell made field goals from 46, 23, 47, 28, 28. However, Powell missed a 43-yard field goal that would have won the game for WSU as time expired. The Cougars ultimately fell 30-28.
The record for field goals made in a game by a WSU player was was set in 2003 by Drew Drunning.
Prior to the game, Powell had hit 8 of 11 field goals this season.