Posted September 17, 2013 on AP on Fox
Washington has become a difficult team to defend behind running back Bishop Sankey and quarterback Keith Price, but that doesn't mean there isn't plenty to work on in its final tuneup before Pac-12 play. The 17th-ranked Huskies look to match their best start in 12 years with their 10th straight home win against an unranked opponent Saturday when they face FCS member Idaho St. After holding on for a 34-24 win over Illinois at Soldier Field in Chicago last Saturday, Washington (2-0) returns home against the Bengals (2-0) with a chance to open the season with three straight wins for the first time since 2001. The Huskies have soared into the Top 25 thanks to an explosive no-huddle offense that has led to some big numbers for Sankey and Price through the first two contests. Sankey leads the nation with 184.5 rushing yards per game following his career-best 208-yard performance Saturday, leading the program to its first non-conference road win since 2007. In his last three g...
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