WASHINGTON RUMORS & GOSSIP
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.
SEATTLE - Jeff Lindquist said it best: they had no idea what to expect. The Washington Huskies started spring football Tuesday, and it was all in the unknown. All the players had been recruited by Steve Sarkisian, but they were playing for Chris Petersen now, so how would they embrace the change? And what exactly would that change be?
SEATTLE - Dawgman.com spoke to a number of players and coaches Tuesday morning at the Dempsey Indoor Facility to get their thoughts on how Day One of Washington Spring Football went. We talked to Chris Petersen, Jonathan Smith, Brent Pease, Jeff Lindquist, Jaydon Mickens, John Ross, DiAndre Campbell, Dwayne Washington, Ben Riva, and Mike Criste to get their takes on the day.
The Washington Huskies are always looking to upgrade their talent situation whenever they have a chance to do so. They have three players signed for 2014 - Quevyn Winters, Donaven Dorsey, and Tristan Etienne - and they may go the juco route again to round out their recruiting class.
Washington head coach Chris Petersen will begin his first spring practices with the Huskies without quarterback Cyler Miles, the backup to Keith Price last season.
Freshman guard Nigel Williams-Goss scored 17 points and grabbed a career-high 12 rebounds as the Huskies pulled away from the visiting Cougars.
Andrew Andrews contributed 16 points, nine rebounds and four assists as Washington (16-13, 8-8 Pac-12) won for the sixth time in seven games at home in league play. Perris Blackwell added 10 points off the bench for the Huskies, who shot...
College of San Mateo defensive coordinator and recruiting coordinator Tim Tulloch confirmed that defensive lineman Pio Vatuvei has signed a national letter-of-intent with the University of Louisville. The 6-foot-2, 285-pound Vatuvei is a former Washington Husky.
C.J. Wilcox scored 23 points to lead six players in double figures as the Huskies rolled over the Beavers to snap a seven-game road losing streak.
Andrew Andrews contributed 15 points and Nigel Williams-Goss registered 14 points and 10 assists as Washington (15-13, 7-8 Pac-12) shot 57.4 percent from the field. Desmond Simmons chipped in 10 points and 11 rebounds while Perris Blackwell...
C.J. Wilcox had 23 points and Washington snapped a seven-game losing streak on the road with an 86-62 victory over Oregon State on Saturday.
Wilcox, who had been in single digits the last two games, moved in front of Jon Brockman for second on the Huskies' all-time career points list with 1,814.
The victory also snapped a two-game overall losing streak for Washington (15-13...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago
CORVALLIS - Washington used double-digit scoring from six players to overwhelm Oregon State and post a convincing 86-62 win over the Beavers Saturday to escape the state of Oregon with one win and one loss. C.J. Wilcox led the Huskies with 23 points, while Andrew Andrews scored 15, Nigel Williams-Goss 14, and Perris Blackwell 12. Shawn Kemp and Desmond Simmons scored 10 apiece for UW.
EUGENE -- Wednesday night at Matthew Knight Arena will be senior guard Johnathan Loyd's last chance at the Washington Huskies in regular season play. Loyd spoke to media on Tuesday about the upcoming game and what it means to play a rival like the Huskies. Tipoff for the game is 6 p.m. and will be telecast on ESPN2.
The crowd seemed subdued at the start, perhaps because those who usually populate the “Dawg Pack” student section at Washington games were put off by a Saturday tipoff scheduled for the crack of noon.
But that hardly explains why the UW men’s basketball team, after a terrific start, repeatedly fell asleep for long stretches, blowing a nice lead and then failing to capitalize...
Washington quarterback Cyler Miles and receiver Damore’ea Stringfellow were suspended indefinitely by coach Chris Petersen on Thursday...
New Washington coach Chris Petersen has suspended quarterback Cyler Miles and wide receiver Damore'ea Stringfellow indefinitely for violation of team rules.
Petersen announced the suspensions on Thursday. The school said Petersen would have no further comment on the matter and did not specify what caused the violation.
Myles is the presumptive starting quarterback for the Huskies...
Via AP on Fox
28 days ago
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