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Huskies’ season ends with 81-59 defeat at hands of North Carolina

UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 10:44 p.m.

On a miserable Sunday afternoon when UW’s defense faltered and the offense fell apart in the second half, the ninth-seeded Huskies’ return to the NCAA Tournament – their first appearance in eight years – ended with a resounding thud and an 81-59 defeat against No. 1 seed North Carolina in the round of 32.
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Washington holds off USC 78-75 in Pac-12 quarterfinals

UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 11:16 p.m.

Jaylen Nowell scored 24 points, David Crisp added 18 and Washington held off a late charge to beat Southern California 78-75 in the Pac-12 tournament quarterfinals. The top-seeded Huskies led by 10 before the Trojans made a run, pulling with 72-71 on Jonah Mathews’ 3-pointer with 1:10 left.