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Hugh Millen Drops A Bomb. No One Reacts.

On the Dennis and Callahan show this morning they had former Patriots quarterback Hugh Millen on as a guest to talk about the Super Bowl matchup, as Millen is working in the Seattle as an analyst of the Seahawks and Washington Huskies. While they were discussing the inflation of the footballs, Millen dropped that he played for a coach with two Super Bowl wins who put together a huge...
Via Boston Sports Media Watch
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Stanford eases past short-handed Washington, 84-74

SEATTLE (AP) Anthony Brown scored 23 points and Stanford took advantage of Washington's depleted inside game for an 84-74 victory Wednesday night. It was Washington's first game since dismissing 7-foot center Robert Upshaw for unspecified violation of team rules. That left little inside resistance for Cardinal 7-foot center Stefan Nastic, who scored 15 of his 17 points in the first...
Via AP on Fox
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Robert Upshaw Considering Playing In D-League

Robert Upshaw is giving serious thought to playing in the D-League this season following his dismissal from the University of Washington's basketball program. After his dismissal from Washington, Upshaw’s inner-circle has begun the agent selection process, sources told Yahoo Sports. The NBA does not allow players enrolled at the beginning of a school year to make the immediate...
Via RealGM
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dawgs seek culture change but the petri dish is sucked dry by graduation

 Royce rolls: Royce Freeman pounded the Dawgs for 169 yards on 29 carries and four touchdowns last October, his best day as a Duck–so far (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images). In Chris Petersen’s first year as Washington head coach the Huskies went 8-6, losing to every ranked team they played, then losing 30-22 in the Cactus Bowl versus Oklahoma State to finish the year. Next...
Via The Duck Stops Here
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Washington center Robert Upshaw dismissed from program

  Washington has dismissed center Robert Upshaw, the national leader in blocked shots, from its program for a violation of team rules. Washington coach Lorenzo Romar announced the dismissal Monday afternoon. No other details were given by the school. ''We wish Rob well as he moves forward in his life, and we will do our best to support him in the future,'' Romar said in a statement...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington dismisses C Robert Upshaw from program

SEATTLE (AP) Washington has dismissed center Robert Upshaw, the national leader in blocked shots, from its program for a violation of team rules. Washington coach Lorenzo Romar announced the dismissal Monday afternoon. No other details were given by the school. ''We wish Rob well as he moves forward in his life, and we will do our best to support him in the future,'' Romar said...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Basketball Center Robert Upshaw Has Been Dismissed From The Team

Washington basketball has gotten off to an up-and-down start this season. After opening the year 11-0, the Huskies lost their next four games, and currently sit at 14-5 with a 3-4 record in the Pac-12. Things won’t be getting easier from here for Lorenzo Romar’s team. Minutes ago, the head coach announced that 7-foot center Robert Upshaw is no longer with the program. UW’s...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington-Utah Preview

Washington's two-game trip to the Rocky Mountains began with a weak offensive effort against one of the worst teams in the Pac-12. Few teams have been able to make improvements in Utah. The 12th-ranked Utes host the Huskies on Sunday night and figure to impose yet another strong defensive effort as they try to remain unbeaten at home. Utah (15-3, 5-1 Pac-12) beat Washington State...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Utah Utes Basketball: What about the Washington?

Time to end the battle against the state of Washington tomorrow night. For a look at Washington Ben Knibbe from the UW Dawg Pound gives us the inside scoop. What are Washington’s expectations for this season?  To begin the season, nobody really knew what to expect from the Huskies. There were a lot of intriguing pieces but nobody knew how they fit. Up until there was one...
Via TornBySports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Huskies stun Colorado on buzzer beater

"It was a heartbreaker, to say the least," Boyle said. "I really thought it would be a game of whoever had the ball last (would win), and Washington had the ball last."
Via The Denver Post - College Sports
5 days ago

Andrews buzzer beat gives Washington 52-50 win over Colorado

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) Andrew Andrews connected on a straightaway jumper with one second remaining, lifting the Washington Huskies past short-handed Colorado 52-50 on Thursday night for their third win in a row. Nigel Williams-Goss had 16 points to lead Washington (14-4, 3-3 Pac-12), which won at Colorado for the first time in its last five games here. Andrews finished with 12 points...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Big men like Shelton, Collins among Senior Bowl's top guys

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) The Senior Bowl's top prospects, like usual, are the big men. This time it's guys like wide-bodied Washington defensive tackle Danny Shelton and LSU left tackle La'el Collins who are trying to help cement their status as first-round picks in the much-scrutinized workouts heading into Saturday's game. The 6-foot-2, 343-pound Shelton went from being projected as...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington's 2nd half comeback tops Oregon, 85-77

SEATTLE (AP) Andrew Andrews scored a season-high 21 points and Nigel Williams-Goss added 20 to lead Washington to an 85-77 win against Oregon on Sunday night. Washington (13-4, 2-3 Pac-12) trailed by 10 points at halftime but the Huskies rallied in the second half for their second win in a row after losing four straight. Robert Upshaw had 13 points and 12 rebounds for Washington...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Shawn Kemp, Gary Payton Reunite To Watch Sons Play In Seattle (Video)

Shawn Kemp and Gary Payton were together again Thursday on the basketball court, right where they belong. The former Seattle Supersonics teammates reunited to watch their sons face off in a Pac-12 college basketball matchup. Shawn Kemp Jr. plays for the University of Washington, while Gary Payton II suits up for Oregon State, his dad’s alma mater. Two Seattle legends are in the...
Via NESN.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Gary Payton And Shawn Kemp Watch Their Sons Play Basketball (Yes, You Are Old)

It was Throwback Thursday at Bank of America Arena in Seattle Thursday night, where the Washington Huskies took on the Oregon State Beavers. There were two high-profile attendees sitting court side — two guys who now happen to double as proud papas. Gary Payton II currently plays for the Beavers, while Shawn Kemp Jr. plays Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State’s 300-Pound Ball-Carrier is Your Worst Nightmare

The Washington Huskies had no answer for 300-pound Oklahoma State defensive tackle James Castleman in the Ticketcity Cactus Bowl…on the offensive side of the ball. The Cowboys 3-year senior starter had not played a lick of offense during his time in Stillwater therefore head coach Mike Gundy elected to give the big man a taste Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Kemp leads No. 16 Washington to rout of Grambling State

  Shawn Kemp Jr. scored 13 of his 21 points in the first half, Andrew Andrews added 16 points and No. 16 Washington raced past Grambling State 86-38 on Wednesday night. Washington (9-0) extended its best start since beginning the 2005-06 season 11-0, leading 45-13 at halftime and by as many as 51 in the second half. The Huskies will get arguably their toughest non-conference test...
Via AP on Fox
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Grambling St.-Washington Preview

Washington squeaked past a respectable mid-major opponent in its last game to establish its top start in nine seasons. Extending the season-opening run seems far more certain. The 16th-ranked Huskies welcome Grambling State to Seattle on Wednesday night looking to add to the Tigers' substantial road struggles. Washington (8-0) had quite a scare in Sunday's 81-77 home win over Eastern...
Via AP on Fox
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 17 Washington rallies to defeat Eastern Washington

  Nigel Williams-Goss and Darin Johnson hit 3-pointers in the final 1:16 to cap a big comeback and No. 17 Washington beat Eastern Washington 81-77 on Sunday night. Robert Upshaw led Washington with a career-high 21 points and added nine rebounds and six blocks. Williams-Goss had 19 points and Andrew Andrews 18 for the Huskies (8-0). Eastern Washington (8-2) led by double-digits...
Via AP on Fox
December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington defense clamps down on No. 13 San Diego State

  Nigel Williams-Goss scored 15 points, and Washington held No. 13 San Diego State to a school record for fewest points in the Huskies' 49-36 win on Sunday. Andrew Andrews added 13 points as Washington (7-0) posted just its second win over a ranked opponent since 2011. San Diego State (6-2) shot only 20.4 percent. It was the lowest shooting percentage for the Aztecs dating to 1996...
Via AP on Fox
December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State, Washington to play in Cactus Bowl

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Oklahoma State will face Washington in the Cactus Bowl. Oklahoma State needed to win its final game to become eligible after losing five straight. The Cowboys (6-6) did it in dramatic fashion, beating rival Oklahoma 38-35 in overtime after Tyreek Hill returned a punt 92 yards for a touchdown with 45 seconds left in regulation. Washington (8-5) won eight games...
Via AP on Fox
December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State, Washington to play in Cactus Bowl

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Oklahoma State will face Washington in the Cactus Bowl. Oklahoma State needed to win its final game to become eligible after losing five straight. The Cowboys (6-6) did it in dramatic fashion, beating rival Oklahoma 38-35 in overtime after Tyreek Hill returned a punt 92 yards for a touchdown with 45 seconds left in regulation. Washington (8-5) won eight games...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Washington's Danny Shelton With the Pre-Snap Barrel Roll Prior to Flattening Washington State's QB

For senior Washington defensive tackle Danny Shelton the goals for his final Apple Cup were probably two things: (1) win of course and (2) sack the quarterback. Next to winning the thing interior defensive lineman love most is the sack. It is the stack that speaks to every lineman's desire to prove his dominance over his opponent.By time the game ended Saturday night Shelton met...
Via FatManWriting
November 30, 2014  |  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
November 26, 2014  |  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 season...
Via AP on Fox
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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