WASHINGTON RUMORS & GOSSIP
Chris Petersen's new contract to coach the Washington Huskies will make him one of the highest paid coaches in the Pac-12.
Chris Peterson will be named the head coach of the Washington Huskies reports ESPN.
Petersen will be one of the highest paid coaches in the Pac-12. A week ago Peterson removed himself from consideration for the position of head coach at USC which ironically chose Steve Sarkisan who was the head coach at Washington at that time.
The head coach at Boise State, Petersen met with Washington...
The Washington Huskies have found their new head coach per Joe Schad. Chris Petersen expected to be named Washington head coach today. Will be one of highest paid in PAC-12. — Joe Schad (@schadjoe) December 6, 2013 Chris Petersen is ready for a new challenge and views the professional and family timing and UW destination […]
USC wants Washington Huskies defensive assistant coaches Justin Wilcox and Tosh Lupoi to join Steve Sarkisian’s staff, but their buyouts at Washington remain an obstacle. Wilcox, who has served as Washington defensive coordinator the past two seasons following stints at Tennessee and Boise State, has a $1 million buyout. Lupoi, who is a defensive line […]
Chris Petersen has been unwilling to leave Boise State despite being pursued for many head coaching jobs, but he is willing to interview for the current Washington Huskies vacancy. ESPN’s Brett McMurphy reported on Thursday that Petersen is scheduled to interview for the job on Friday. Washington also was scheduled to interview Alabama offensive coordinator […]
With Steve Sarkisian returning to USC for the fifth time, it's time again for the Washington Huskies to search for a new head football coach. Want to find out the latest? Want to see who the contenders are? Here's our coaching search primer, your one-stop shop for everything when it comes to who we think could be the Huskies' 28th Head Coach in school history.
Based on his limited statement, Washington athletic director Scott Woodward is quickly moving ahead with trying to find a new football coach.
Washington was left in need Monday after Steve Sarkisian took the head coaching job at USC after five seasons of rebuilding the Huskies from an winless program and taking them to a bowl game in four of his five years.
Sarkisian will begin...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago
When the news broke this afternoon that Steve Sarkisian would be leaving the University of Washington to return to USC, the college football world was shocked. Many believe that Sarkisian’s resume doesn’t merit consideration for the job (he is 34-29 as a head coach), and that USC may have caved in and settled for a familiar option.
But even more shocked than general fans were...
Authorities say Hawaii running back Willis Wilson was found dead off of Oahu's Sandy Beach after a wave overcame him in shallow water.
Hawaii's athletics department confirmed Wilson's death.
A Honolulu Fire Department report says Wilson was among a group of three men and two women who were wading in shallow water at about 4:30 a.m. on Saturday.
Fire officials and Coast...
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10 days ago
The Washington State Cougars and Washington Huskies will tangle on Friday in a match-up of two schools from the Pac-12.
Washington State (6-5) and Washington (7-4) will both be seeking their fifth conference win of the season.
Coverage of the game between Washington State and Washington will air on FOX beginning at 3:30 pm ET from Husky Stadium in Seattle, WA.
Washington Huskies junior forward Shawn Kemp Jr. has been slowed since July by what has been diagnosed as Graves disease. The 6′-9″ 25o lb. son of NBA great Shawn Kemp developed symptoms in July which include muscle weakness, weight loss and elevated heartbeat.
Kemp was diagnosed in September and is responding well to treatment. The disease can be controlled and in some cases...
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“PAC-12 Conference Gives Steve Sarkisian a Timeout.”
During their 41-31 loss to UCLA last Friday night, the Washington Huskies had a touchdown wiped out on a controversial call. Head coach Steve Sarkisian later claimed that the PAC-12 apologized for the “blown call,” during a private conversation. But when the Huskies’ head man went public with this information...
Washington quarterback Keith Price has left the Huskies' game against No. 13 UCLA at halftime with an injured shoulder.
Backup Cyler Miles took over on the first drive of the second half Friday night for the Huskies, who trailed 27-17.
Price apparently was hurt on his final snap of the first half, leaving the field holding his arm. He attempted to warm up on the sideline after...
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24 days ago
The Washington Huskies will travel to play the No. 13 UCLA Bruins on Saturday in a match-up of two Pac-12 schools.
Washington (6-3) will be looking to remake its cause for inclusion in the top 25 with a win over UCLA. (7-2)
Coverage of the game between Washington and UCLA will air on ESPN2 beginning at 9:00 pm ET from the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA.
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While the Washington coaching staff probably felt differently, the last thing Huskies running back Bishop Sankey wanted was a week off. While Sankey couldn’t immediately keep the momentum going from his career-high 241-yard performance in a 41-17 victory over California on Oct. 26, there’s reason to believe he’ll be able to crank it back up when Washington...