Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 9/11/12
“Welcome to Death Valley” This week the Washington Huskies got destroyed in yet another big game in the Steve Sarkisian era as they lost to #3 LSU Tigers 41-3. Now I have the tough assignment of choosing only five things that went wrong in this game. First of all I think it’s obvious to say everything went wrong. Here then in my opinion are five areas that REALLY went wrong in no particular order as I felt the entire team failed to show they are ready to take that next step. No running game at all leads to a lot of third and longs The Huskies as a team were starting sophomore running back Bishop Sankey in his first career start. This was a day that Sankey would soon love to forget. Sankey was held to only 16 yards rushing on 8 carries (2.o YPC). As a team the Huskies ran for 26 yards on 24 carries (1.1 YPC). Most of those stats came late when the game was over. At halftime Sankey had carried the ball four times and rushed for negative two yards. The Huskies as a team ran the ball...
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