In a pivotal Pac-12 matchup at UCLA in November, Washington got an up-close look at perhaps college football’s best two-way player.
Myles Jack, the former Bellevue star, scored four touchdowns and made five tackles, leading UCLA to a 41-31 victory over the Huskies.
Five months later, the Huskies are toying with the idea of unleashing their two-way threat.
It was only one drill...
SEATTLE - We were able to capture some video from Day Two of Washington's spring practice, and included is some work by Shaq Thompson at running back, as well as the defensive backs getting after it and the quarterbacks working out with the running backs.
(Eds: Adds details, quotes. Will stand. With AP Photos.) By TIM BOOTH AP Sports Writer Shaq Thompson was one of the most heralded recruits Washington has landed since Steve Sarkisian arrived in Seattle. He was to be the next generation of the hard-hitting defensive backs that have cycled through the program, but with a unique blend of size and athleticism.
Then something happened...
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October 02, 2013
SEATTLE - Here are video highlights and interviews with Justin Wilcox, John Timu, Shaq Thompson and Greg Ducre as Washington finished up their last regular practice of the spring leading up to UW's Spring Game Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium.
Of course you didn't think I meant this Shaq, did you?
According to Alex Speier, University of Washington defensive back Shaq Thompson has been invited back to Red Sox camp during his school's spring break. Thompson, a standout high school athlete from California, was drafted in the 18th round of the 2012 draft by the Sox, despite not having played baseball in six years...
Shaq Thompson may have gone 0-for-39 with 37 strikeouts last season with the Gulf Coast League Red Sox in rookie ball, but that doesn’t mean he’s given up on the sport.
Thompson, who also played cornerback, safety and linebacker for the 2012 Washington Huskies, will be returning to the Red Sox this spring and summer. Thompson told the Seattle Times he will travel to Florida this...
SEATTLE - So what will the Stanford Cardinal see during the Washington 'Black Out' Thursday? RATTLEHEAD gives us a preview, as well as farks on Bill Moos and Mike Leach, Lane Kiffin, Shaq Thompson - as well as a classic .gif courtesy of Super Mario Bailey! The only thing missing is his take on the NFL replacement officials!
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Well this certainly has been a recruiting year for the ages. Today is finally the day that things can be made official as our verbal commits are signing their national letters of intent.
There have been some recent unfortunate developments that we expected, as Shaq Thompson has signed with Washington, Jordan...