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Assistant Coach Trashes Opposing Head Coach Following Rivalry Game

Mike Leach runs onto the field.

PULLMAN, WA - SEPTEMBER 03: Head coach Mike Leach of the Washington State Cougars takes the field prior to the start of the game against the Eastern Washington Eagles at Martin Stadium on September 3, 2016 in Pullman, Washington. Eastern Washington defeated Washington State 45-42. (Photo by William Mancebo/Getty Images)

On Friday night, the Washington Huskies and Washington State Cougars met in the Apple Cup for bragging rights. The game ended the way five others before it did: with a Washington win.

Snowy conditions stifled Washington State's Air Raid offense as quarterback Gardner Minshew managed just 152 yards through the air. Minshew entered the game as the nation's leading passer, throwing for at least 319 yards in every game this season.

After the game, Washington's co-defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake had a few choice words for enigmatic cougars head coach Mike Leach.

When ask if he was surprised Washington State's offense hasn't made any changes year-to-year, Lake responded: "it does surprise me. But knowing what I read about the head football coach here, he does things a little bit different way. so hopefully he remains here for a long time. That would be awesome."

Clearly there's no love lost between these two programs.