wsu WSU Quarterback Tyler Hilinski Dead Of Apparent Suicide By Deborah Wang & Scott Leadingham • Jan 16, 2018 Washington State University Athletics Listen Listening... / 1:02 Condolences are pouring in for Washington State University quarterback Tyler Hilinski . He was found dead in Pullman Tuesday of an apparent suicide. WSU Researchers Find 'Sleep Gene' Common To 3 Species Including Humans By Tom Banse • Apr 5, 2017 Cori Medeiros / Washington State University Listen Listening... / 1:05 If you have trouble getting a good night's sleep, it could be in your DNA. A team led by Washington State University-Spokane researchers has discovered a gene that influences the quality of sleep across species. Incoming WSU President Schulz Kicks Off Statewide Tour By Angela Nguyen • Apr 1, 2016 Angela Nguyen / Northwest Public Radio Listen Listening... / 0:55 The incoming president of Washington State University, Kirk Schulz, is on his first official tour of WSU campuses. He kicked it off Friday morning in Pullman.