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SEATTLE - Dawgman.com spoke Tuesday with C.J. Wilcox, Tony Wroten, Terrence Ross, and Darnell Gant at Alaska Airlines Arena to see how they are feeling as the Washington Huskies put their No. 1 seed on the line starting Thursday at the Pac-12 Conference Tournament in Los Angeles.
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The Pac-12 regular season is in the books and it’s time to hand out some hardware. The Washington Huskies finished the season on top, winning the Pac-12 season title heading into this week’s Pac-12 tournament.
They also hauled in some season accolades that were announced just this afternoon by the Pac-12.
Without further ado, I bring to you the Husky haul from the 2011...
Washington Huskies standout first year guard Tony WROTEN becomes the fifth Washington player to earn Pac-12 Freshman of the Year, and first since 2009, joining Chris Welp (1984), Mike Hayward (1988), Mark Pope (1992) and Isaiah Thomas (2009).
Wroten was a key piece all season for Pac-12 regular season champion Washington, leading the Huskies in scoring (16.3 ppg/4th in Pac-12...
WALNUT CREEK, Calif., – On top of an outright Pac-12 regular-season championship, the Washington Huskies received more good news Monday as Lorenzo Romar was named Pac-12 Coach of the Year, Tony Wroten was named Pac-12 Freshman of the Year, and Terrence Ross joined Wroten on the Pac-12 All Conference Team. Junior center Aziz N'Diaye was named to the All-Defensive Team.
Washington Huskies head coach Lorenzo ROMAR guided Washington to its second Pac-12 title under his watch and the first since 2009, with a 14-4 league mark and 21-9 overall record. Under Romar, the Huskies put together their fourth consecutive 20-win season and the sixth of his tenure at Washington.
This is Romar's third Pac-12 Coach of the Year honor, with his first coming...
(Eds: Adds details, quotes. With AP Photos.) By TIM BOOTH AP Sports Writer The last two years Washington has gone to the conference tournament facing questions about its NCAA worthiness and put all those to rest by winning the tournament title and earning an automatic NCAA tournament bid.
Surprise, surprise, the Huskies find themselves in the same place yet again, even after winning...
LOS ANGELES --- All season long Tony Wroten has made big plays for the Washington Huskies. So with the Huskies trailing Oregon State 84-83 with 31 seconds remaining in the Pac-12 quarterfinals on Thursday afternoon, there was no secret who was going to have the ball in their hands Wroten.
The Pac-12 Freshman of the Year drove and missed a layup, but got his own rebound, only to...
First reported over at the Seattle Times today Venoy Overton pleaded guilty Tuesday to promoting prostitution, entering an Alford plea.
It all started in January 2011. When police investigated Overton after he had sex with two 16-year-old girls he met online.
He was ultimately charged with providing alcohol to a minor, which in Washington State is a gross misdemeanor.
The Washington Huskies are conference champions. Though Saturday's loss to UCLA may have dampened the celebration, the Huskies earned the right to call themselves champions. The Huskies, picked to finish fourth in the Pac-12 pre-season media poll, overcame one of the league's most inexperienced rosters to stake their claim atop the Pac-12 for the second time in four years.
With Washington's Pro Day coming up this Thursday, Dawgman.com wanted to catch up with former linebacker Cort Dennison to see what he's been up to since the Alamo Bowl. The senior linebacker has been hard at work training for Pro Day, but he's also been talking to a number of friends to get their perspective on what it's like to go from college into the ranks of...
Dawgman.com spoke this week with former Washington receiver Jermaine Kearse, who was one of four Huskies who took part in the recent NFL Combine in Indianapolis. He talked about that experience, as well as what he's been doing in preparation for Thursday's UW Pro Day, held at the Dempsey Indoor Facility.
WALNUT CREEK, Calif., In a vote of the 12 Conference coaches, Commissioner Larry Scott announced the winners today for Pac 12 Conference Men's basketball Honors:
Hometown (Last School)
Portland, Ore. (Jefferson HS)
Seattle, Wash. (Garfield HS...
Outright title not tempting enough
The Washington Huskies lost their season finale at UCLA and they blew it because the loss was coming against a UCLA team in turmoil and it may have cost them the outright Pac 12 title. Cal is tied with UW with 4 conference losses and if they beat Stanford on Sunday then Washington and California will share the Pac 12 title.
Also, if Cal beats Stanford...
This has been the “it” game for Washington during the last two weeks. The Huskies win a game in the conference tournament and they can feel confident about getting an NCAA tournament berth. The Dawgs will be matched up with the only team in the conference that can match their length and athleticism, Oregon State. The Beavers threatened to blow open their game against Washington...
Right now there are no Pac 12 teams safely in the tournament. So this tournament is very important to see who will represent the Pac 12 in the tournament. I think there are still 4 teams that have a chance to make the tournament. Who do I predict to win the Pac 12 tournament? Find out below along with my picks for every game.
Top 5 players
1.Jared Cunningham, Oregon...