After a solid 287 team score in the first round Sunday, the Huskies dropped to a 308 Monday and are now in 13th place out of the 15 teams.
Myles Gaskin missed the first game of his career with Washington last weekend, which speaks to the durability of the Huskies' star running back after 3 + seasons as the primary ball carrier. ''Myles is and will always be a key part of our offense, he's an excellent tailback, and an even
Petersen's reaction to WSU's victory over Oregon? "The main thing is that we won last week," he said, "and certainly how that (WSU) game went probably helped us. It’s not going to help us very much if we don’t take care of ourselves this weekend."
Calvert chose the Huskies over offers from UCLA, Michigan State, Arizona State, Notre Dame, Washington State and others.
ESPN has exercised a six-day selection window, and will choose between UW-Stanford and WSU-Cal for its 7:45 p.m. time slot on Nov. 3.
It seems unlikely UW TE Hunter Bryant would be available for the Huskies' trip to Cal this week, but a return against Stanford next week might be more realistic.
The Cougars lurched ahead of the Huskies in the AP top 25, but what about Jon Wilner's power rankings? Before we get into that, a breakdown of the mess of a race in the Pac-12 South and its tiebreaker scenarios.
The last time the Huskies were ranked in the AP poll was Dec. 29, 2014.
Now in its 20th year, the award recognizes the top point guard in women's NCAA Division I college basketball. To be considered to this prestigious award, candidates exhibit the floor leadership, play-making and ball-handling skills of Class of 1996 Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman. “As part of the Naismith
The Washington Huskies opened up their preseason with an 18 point win over Nevada on the road 81-63 in a charity exhibition. The official AP Poll has yet to be released but the Wolfpack are a consensus top 10 team in essentially every forecast. All proceeds from tickets sold went to the Northern California
This is the first part in a series providing an in-depth look at each scholarship player for the Washington Huskies in 2018-19 along with my predicted stat lines leading you up to the season opener against Western Kentucky. First up are the true freshmen. 247 Composite Recruiting Ranking: 4 stars, #23
The Huskies (8-7, 3-4) jumped all over the Cardinal to start the second half, outshooting Stanford 11-1 through the first 25 minutes of the period.
Jaylen Nowell leads the Huskies with game-high 26 points while David Crisp has 20. Matisse Thybulle finishes with 17 points, six rebounds, six assists, five steals and three blocks.
No doubt, the Huskies enjoyed the Cougars' victory over Oregon on Saturday night. And, yes, this Apple Cup is shaping up to be as big as any before it.
The good, the bad and a lingering question from the Huskies' 27-13 victory over Colorado on Saturday: THE GOOD Thanks, Wazzu! HUSKIES 27, COLORADO 13 Photos » | Box » | Rewind » This will almost certainly be the last time a Washington State victory is celebrated so prominently — celebrated at all
The Washington men's basketball team faces a stiff test Sunday when it play an exhibition at Nevada, which is expected to be a top-10 ranked team.
David Blough threw for two touchdowns in the first half, and D.J. Knox ran for three in the second as Purdue upset No. 2 Ohio State 49-20 at West Lafayette, Ind. Purdue (4-3, 3-1 Big Ten) led 14-3 at the half and extended the lead to 28-6 in the fourth quarter before Dwayne Haskins drew the Buckeyes
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — One of the biggest days in program history for Washington State started with a celebration outside the gates of Martin Stadium and ended with fans partying on the field.
Gardner Minshew threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to Dezmon Patmon in the back of the end zone with 3:40 left and No. 25 Washington State beat No. 12 Oregon 34-20 on Saturday night.
The Cougars (6-1, 3-1 Pac-12) capped a long, crazy day on the Palouse by taking control of the North Division race. Washington State hosted ESPN's "College GameDay" starting before sunrise, and later celebrated its fourth straight victory over Oregon (6-1, 3-1).
The Huskies improved to 4-1 in Pac-12 play. Petersen: "We made it a little bit harder on ourselves sometimes than we needed to, but sometimes the other team causes those things to happen."
McClatcher fumbled twice in Saturday's victory over Colorado, including a turnover at the 1-yard line.
The Huskies finished with 351 yards of total offense on 65 plays, averaging 5.4 yards per play. "We were able to get it done against a really good Colorado team and you can’t be mad about that," Jake Browning said.
With Myles Gaskin missing the first game of his career, Salvon Ahmed, Sean McGrew and Kamari Pleasant showed a glimpse into the Huskies' Gaskin-less future.
It wasn't the prettiest performance, but UW took care of business with a 27-13 win vs. Colorado. Senior linebacker Ben Burr-Kirven bolstered his case as the Pac-12 defensive player of the year with another 15 tackles and an interception.
SEATTLE (AP) — Jake Browning and Aaron Fuller saw the pressure Colorado was about to bring and the open field that awaited.
One quick slant connection between Browning and Fuller was finally enough for No. 15 Washington to shake the Buffaloes.
"They were bringing the house. Just had to hold on to it long enough for him to be able to work his move and get open," Browning said.
Browning threw a 26-yard touchdown pass to Fuller on fourth down with less than four minutes remaining, and the Huskies finally pulled away late to beat Colorado 27-13 on Saturday.
Washington's four-year starting quarterback had an unremarkable game up until the Huskies (6-2, 4-1 Pac-12) needed a big play.
The Huskies run for a season-high 201 yards as Gaskin sits with a shoulder injury.
Adam Jude's quick thoughts after the Huskies improved to 6-2 overall and 4-1 in the Pac-12 by defeating Colorado at Husky Stadium.
SEATTLE (AP) — Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott again defended the conference's handling of its officiating procedures on Saturday after a report cited text messages from Washington State coach Mike Leach questioning the conference's decisions during the Cougars loss to Southern California last month.
Speaking at halftime of Washington's game against Colorado, Scott said a thorough review of the conference's centralized replay is expected soon, but it has already changed some of its replay review protocols based on what happened in the Washington State-USC game.
During halftime of UW's game against Colorado at Husky Stadium, Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott discussed the conference's officiating and WSU coach Mike Leach's text message complaints after the Cougars' game vs. USC.
Follow-ups can be difficult in college football.
Backing up a big victory with another one the next week is usually the sign of a true championship contender. A few ranked teams and playoff hopefuls will be trying to do just that Saturday.
No. 6 Michigan visits rival No. 24 Michigan State after walloping Wisconsin in a national televised home game. No. 12 Oregon, which beat rival Washington at home in overtime last week, goes on the road to No. 25 Washington State. Cougars fans figure to be pumped with ESPN's "College GameDay" making its first visit to Pullman.
No. 5 LSU gets the benefit of playing at home and at night against No. 23 Mississippi State to follow-up its victory against Georgia last week.
It took Brynn Moga three years to notch her first goal with the Arizona Wildcats, but it was sure worth the wait. The junior headed in the golden goal as Arizona beat Washington 1-0 in double overtime on Thursday. “It's amazing. I don't have words for it,” Moga said. “It's exciting.” Moga
Andrew Berg The 5-1 record flatters Colorado's true talent, but they're a perfectly decent team. They have a decent offense and a decent defense. They have some nice playmakers and enough experience to execute somewhat efficiently. They're a perfect decent college football team. The health
SEATTLE (AP) — This time a year ago, Mike Hopkins was trying to get his inherited team to learn the system he wanted to install in his first season at Washington.
The lessons 12 months later are less about how the Huskies are going to play and more about managing expectations and building on success.
"In any team, you challenge human nature. You mention expectations, how do you manage that? That's a whole new journey. You got them to believe, you got them to believe in each other, how do you strengthen that?" Hopkins said Thursday. "That's the unknown. ... One of the reasons I felt we had success was not just the belief but we had a chip on our shoulder. You can never lose that.
Who's Playing (home) vs. (away) Current records: Texas Tech 4-2; Kansas 2-4 What to Know Texas Tech will be playing 60 minutes this week, but they're expected to have things wrapped up well before that. On Saturday they take on Kansas at 3:30 p.m. Texas Tech have seen their point totals decreasing
Who's Playing (home) vs. (away) Current records: Washington 5-2; Colorado 5-1 What to Know Considering their sizeable disadvantage in the spread, Colorado will have a real challenge on their hands on Saturday. They take on Washington at 3:30 p.m. Colorado have seen their point totals decreasing over
Noah Dickerson joined Washington Huskies teammates Matisse Thybulle and Jaylen Nowell who were picked to preseason awards by the Naismith Basketball Hall of Honor. The UW forward is one 20 players nationally chosen to the watch list for the Karl Malone award that recognizes the country's top power
Let me just say, I'm not proud of it. It's an affliction. Not unlike having a shopping weakness. Or being hooked on Fortnite. Or being a cat-lover. I'd never equate it to the seriousness of having a legitimate addiction such as with gambling, hording or drinking. But this is a real problem
Since becoming conference rivals, Washington is 6-0 both straight up and against the spread in six meetings with Colorado, winning those games by an average score of 44-13. The Huskies shoot to make it seven in a row over the Buffaloes on Saturday afternoon in Seattle. College football point spread:
SEATTLE - The Washington Huskies will host an open scrimmage on Sunday, October 21, allowing fans to get another look at the Huskies before the season begins. The scrimmage will begin at 12:00 pm at Husky Softball Stadium and is free for all fans. Fans can get another look at Washington's nine newcomers
SEATTLE — Last year, the University of Washington Men's Basketball program had their biggest turnaround season in conference play since the early 80s, jumping from 2-10 in the in 2016-17 to an impressive 10-8. This success can be attributed to head coach Mike Hopkins' zone defense and the individual
The Washington Huskies At A Glance The Huskies return home to host their first two Pac-12 matches at Husky Soccer Stadium. First up is a showdown against California on Thursday at 7:00 p.m. The match will be broadcast on the Pac-12 Network with Rich Burk and James Riley on the call. Live stats are available
It will be No. 7 Washington at No. 17 Oregon on Saturday afternoon in Eugene. Share story Three top-10 teams lost Saturday — Oklahoma, LSU and Auburn — and the Washington Huskies benefited Sunday. Washington moved up three places to No. 7 in The Associated Press Top 25 poll following their 31-24 victory
For the first time this season, there has been a change in the College Football Playoff projections. Three top-eight teams fell over on Saturday in Week 6 with No. 7 Oklahoma being the most prominent as it was slated to end the season competing for the national championship Though Oklahoma erased a 21
EUGENE -- Both with wins over then-ranked opponents and losses to then-top 10 opponents, No. 17 Oregon opened as less than a touchdown underdog to No. 7 Washington. An offshore sportsbook opened with the Ducks (4-1, 1-1 Pac-12) as four-point underdogs against the rival Huskies (5-1, 3-0 Pac-12) on Saturday
The No. 11 Washington Huskies and No. 20 BYU Cougars are both still alive in the hunt for a College Football Playoff spot with matching 3-1 straight up records. Only one of these teams can avoid a second loss this Saturday night when the Huskies host the Cougars in Washington. Washington is a 17-point