WASHINGTON HUSKIES NEWS

UW and WSU meet for 107th time in Apple Cup

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) Back when they were freshman in 2010 and spending the season as spectators on the Washington sideline, Colin Tanigawa, DiAndre Campbell and the majority of the Huskies redshirts were placed on a bus and embarked on a five-hour journey. They weren't going to play. But the Washington coaching staff at the time wanted that group of Huskies to see first-hand the...
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5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Washington Huskies at Washington State Cougars: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday the battle for bragging rights in Washington will take place when the Washington Huskies travel to take on the Washington State Cougars. Washingotn (7-5) enters this game unranked thanks largely to a 3-5 record in conference play while Washington State (3-8) has long been written off this year. Coverage of the game between these two will air on FOX Sports 1 beginning...
Via Tireball.com
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Huskies beat Spartans 78-56 in Wooden opener

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) Donaven Dorsey scored 17 points and Robert Upshaw tied his own school record with seven blocked shots, powering Washington to a 78-56 rout of San Jose State on Thursday night in the opening round of the Wooden Legacy tournament. It was the third time in four games that the 6-foot-11 Upshaw had at least seven blocks. He didn't have any in the Huskies'...
Via AP on Fox
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Washington's quirky DT Shelton ready for finale

SEATTLE (AP) Washington's Danny Shelton can sometimes be the biggest, meanest, most intimidating presence on the field. His ability to cause havoc as a defensive tackle is why many are expecting the senior to get picked early in the NFL draft. Yet what will teammates remember about Shelton as he gets ready to play the final regular-season game of his career Saturday night against...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Huskies prep for Apple Cup vs. Washington St

SEATTLE (AP) Washington coach Chris Petersen had barely sat down Monday when he started getting peppered with questions about coaching in his first Apple Cup. Petersen at least wanted a moment to recognize what the Huskies accomplished over the weekend, becoming bowl eligible and taking some of the stress out of his first matchup with Washington State. ''Does anyone not...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Balanced Washington holds off Pacific, 76-69

SEATTLE (AP) Shawn Kemp Jr. scored 18 points and the Washington Huskies used a balanced attack to hold off Pacific for a 76-69 victory in the first game of the Marv Harshman Classic at Key Arena Sunday night. Kemp made seven of 11 from the floor and all four of his free throws. Nigel Williams-Goss and Andrew Andrews each added 17 points. T.J. Wallace led the Tigers (2-2) with 24...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Big plays help Huskies race past Beavers 37-13

SEATTLE (AP) Jaydon Mickens caught a 54-yard touchdown on Washington's first drive and added a 36-yard TD run in the fourth quarter, Dwayne Washington ran for a 68-yard touchdown and the Huskies became bowl eligible with a 37-13 win over Oregon State on Saturday night. Washington jumped to an early 17-0 lead and easily rebounded from last week's late collapse at Arizona...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon State Beavers at Washington Huskies: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Two Pac-12 schools who have struggled in conference play this season will face off against one another on Saturday when the Oregon State Beavers visit the Washington Huskies. Oregon State (5-5) and Washington (6-5) are both just 2-5 in Pac-12 play this year. Coverage of the game between these two will air on the Pac-12 Network beginning at 10:30 pm ET from Husky Stadium in Seattle...
Via Tireball.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Petersen stands behind late clock management

SEATTLE (AP) Washington coach Chris Petersen was still sticking with his chart two days after a disputed decision to run one more play late against Arizona backfired on the Huskies. Deontae Cooper's fumble on first down with 1:33 left led to No. 15 Arizona's field goal on the final play for a 27-26 victory that handed the Huskies their fifth loss against a ranked team this...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Ajayi & the Offensive line stomped the life out of SDSU in the 4th for the win 38-29

Yesterday was a wild day in College Football; Notre Dame loses at home to a North Western team that rarely showed up in most big games because of a last minute fumble. Washington looked as good as they have since Chris Petersen arrived offensively and defensively on the road at Arizona to lose with a last minute fumble. Miami trues to hold on at home against Florida State only to...
Via The Blue Turf
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Vine: Washington’s Kendyl Taylor Makes An Awesome One-Handed Catch Against Arizona

Arizona had a huge win against Oregon earlier in the season and is one of a number of Pac-12 programs in the Top 25, but the Wildcats are getting a game today from Washington. UW sophomore wide receiver Kendyl Taylor helped matters for the Huskies with this fantastic one-handed grab. Taylor and the Huskies have a 10-7 lead in Tuscon with over nine minutes left in the second...
Via College Spun
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Nine Washington Football Players Get Stuck In Elevator

Prior to their game against the Arizona Wildcats, 9 Washington Huskies were stuck in a hotel elevator after it broke down. The Tuscon Fire Department came and got them out, but I’m not sure what they were thinking stuffing 9 huge guys into an elevator. [Lost Lettermen] The post Nine Washington Football Players Get Stuck In Elevator appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Kemp Jr. helps Washington beat SC State 77-59

SEATTLE (AP) Sean Kemp, Jr. scored 17 points to lead the University of Washington Huskies to a 77-59 win against South Carolina State in the season opener for both teams on Friday night. Kemp's size was just too much for the Bulldogs, as the 6-foot-9 senior forward overpowered South Carolina State inside to shoot 8 for 13 from the floor, including a couple of dunks, to go with...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Huskie at Arizona Wildcats: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday the Washington Huskies and Arizona Wildcats will face off against one another in a match-up of Pac-12 schools. No. 14 Arizona (7-2) and Washington (6-4) each will be looking for the win in this one. Coverage of thi game will air on FOX beginning at 3:30 pm ET from Arizona Stadium in Tucson, AZ. The Odds: The Arizona Wildcats are 9 point favorites against the Washington...
Via Tireball.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Was Arizona’s Rich Rodriguez Happy When Washington Hired Chris Petersen? “Hell No”

Rich Rodriguez, thankfully for us, does not have much of a filter when speaking to the media.  Today, the Arizona football coach is meeting with reporters to preview his team’s game against Washington. The No. 14-ranked Wildcats are set to host the Huskies at Arizona Stadium. Arizona remains alive in the chase for the Pac-12 South title.  Washington is led by a first-year coach...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington-Arizona Preview

Arizona is one Pac-12 victory away from exceeding the amount it had during Rich Rodriguez's first two seasons as coach, but he's attempting to deflect the attention from wins and losses to how much the program has grown since he took over. The 17th-ranked Wildcats will need at least a couple more victories for a shot at the conference title game, though, as they prepare to...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington should get defensive boost at Arizona

SEATTLE (AP) Washington's defense seemed on the verge of being depleted but is about to get a bit of a reprieve. The Huskies will get a boost in the form of defensive end Hau'oli Kikaha and linebacker Shaq Thompson when they travel to face No. 17 Arizona on Saturday. Washington (6-4, 2-4 Pac-12) has lost six straight on the road against the Arizona schools and hasn't...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Washington QB Cyler Miles Should Have Stayed Down After This Hit

There is tough and than there is tough. Washington quarterback Cyler Miles is neither--because the man is on a whole other plane of  toughness! Most human would have taken a moment or two before getting off the turf after getting laid out worse than a buffet table at a fat guy convention (because they have those you know).What does Miles do? He hops right up and goes back to the...
Via FatManWriting
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington mocks Myles Jack’s finger licking TD celebration (Video)

Long before the Washington Huskies were blown out by UCLA at home on Saturday, one player decided to do a little smack-talking. Following a Cyler Miles touchdown run to make it 14-10 Bruins in the second quarter — the closest margin of the entire game — a Huskies player ran by by the FOX TV...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Could Washington Huskies CB Marcus Peters go undrafted?

The NFL is changing, because teams do not want to deal with the drama of a player getting in trouble. A matter of fact a former scout said this on twitter, about recently dismissed CB Marcus Peters. @JohnMiddlekauff: Talked to 3 NFL teams that said newly dismissed Washington CB Marcus Peters would not be on […] The post Could Washington Huskies CB Marcus Peters go undrafted? appeared...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Washington standout CB Peters dismissed from program

Washington's standout junior cornerback Marcus Peters has been dismissed from the program, according to a report by The Seattle Times. Citing sources, the Times reports that the cornerback got into an argument with an assistant coach during practice on Wednesday, the so-called last straw after a series of run-ins with the new coaching staff. He reportedly also argued with coaches...
Via Fox Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Huskies Star CB Marcus Peters Kicked Off Team

In a shocking turn of events,  the Seattle Times is reporting that Washington cornerback Marcus Peters has been dismissed from the team. According to reports, Peters got into an argument with an assistant coach on Wednesday, and it’s just the latest in a series of confrontations Peters has had with the coaching staff. Peters allegedly got into another argument with Washington...
Via Thacover2
22 days ago  |  Discuss

UW CB Marcus Peters Dismissed From Team For Arguing With Coaches

Head coach Chris Peterson dismissed star cornerback Marcus Peters from the team today following him getting into an argument with an assistant coach. Marcus Peters, the Huskies’ standout junior cornerback, has been dismissed from the program, multiple sources have told The Seattle Times. Peters got into an argument with an assistant coach during practice Wednesday, a source said...
Via BlackSportsOnline
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Thompson expected to get start at RB for Huskies

SEATTLE (AP) Shaq Thompson's performance as a running back for Washington against Colorado didn't get him a Pac-12 player of the week nod. It was good enough that Thompson is expected to get a third straight start at running back when the Huskies host No. 18 UCLA on Saturday. But it sounds like Thompson won't be limited to just one side of the ball against the Bruins...
Via AP on Fox
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Thompson leads Washington past Colorado 38-23

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) Shaq Thompson rushed for 174 yards, Travis Feeney had a 30-yard interception return for a touchdown and Dante Pettis scored on an 87-yard punt return and Washington bulldozed the Colorado Buffaloes 38-23 Saturday. The Huskies (6-3, 2-3 Pac-12) overcame a 20-17 halftime deficit to snap a two-game skid. The Buffaloes (2-7, 0-6) lost their fifth straight. The Buffs...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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