Stories tagged: uw basketball
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 7, 2019
But a one-sided rivalry – GU has won five straight and 12 of the last 13 – was anything but one-sided on the floor. Another memorable matchup seems inevitable when …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 7, 2019
Gonzaga-Washington key matchup: Clash of talented bigs in Bulldogs’ Filip Petrusev, Huskies’ Isaiah Stewart
No shortage of quality matchups in this one, but we’re going with the big men in the middle: Washington freshman Isaiah Stewart and Gonzaga sophomore Filip Petrusev. It isn’t necessarily …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 5, 2019
Gonzaga Week officially began at 9:15 p.m. Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 4, 2019
Quade Green had 20 points and eight assists, Jaden McDaniels added 17 points before fouling out and No. 22 Washington beat Eastern Washington 90-80 on Wednesday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 23, 2019
Jaylen Nowell hit two key free throws with 25.4 seconds left and Washington held off a contested corner three-pointer at the buzzer to avoid overtime and claim a 66-63 win …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 19, 2019
Isaiah Stewart dominated on the interior and scored 16 points, Quade Green added 11 points on 5-for-5 shooting, and No. 25 Washington rebounded from its first loss of the season …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 16, 2019
Jordan Bowden scored 15 of his 18 points in the first half, Lamonte Turner had 16 points and the Tennessee Volunteers upset No. 20 Washington 75-62 in Toronto
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 12, 2019
Isaiah Stewart scored 16 points and blocked five shots, Nahziah Carter scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half, and No. 20 Washington overcame an awful first half …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 8, 2019
Isaiah Stewart made a go-ahead layup with 30 seconds left, Nahziah Carter scored 23 points and Washington beat No. 16 Baylor 67-64
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
Your Honor, we appreciate the Dawgs’ enthusiasm, and we’re not discounting them totally, but let’s be real for a second. They lost a
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
In keeping with the ghostly Halloween theme that permeated Alaska Airlines Arena, the new-look Washington men’s basketball showcased a revamped roster that was scary good in Thursday night’s 87-63 exhibition …
Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
Well, the NCAA still hasn’t gone nuclear on Arizona and USC for transgressions that landed their assistant coaches in front of a judge. One of its teams even reached the …
Sat., Oct. 26, 2019
The first two seasons – that was the soft opening. It might have been surprising, and it might have been successful, but it wasn’t the unveiling of the man’s true …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019
‘We have a lot of superheroes’: Despite losing four starters, coach Mike Hopkins likes Washington’s chances
Nahziah Carter has no doubt the Huskies can repeat as Pac-12 champions and believes Washington reloaded with enough high-end talent to surpass last season’s team that advanced to the second …
Thu., June 20, 2019
Philadelphia moved up four spots from No. 24 to 20 to select Thybulle in a trade with Boston that cost the 76ers the No. 33 pick in the second round.
UPDATED: Thu., May 30, 2019
Matt Calkins: Breaking down why Jaylen Nowell opted for a shot in NBA draft over another season with Huskies
If you look at the mock NBA drafts, Nowell is a late second-rounder at best. And the Huskies could be amazing next season.
UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019
Toronto will host a college basketball tripleheader featuring three teams that reached the NCAA Tournament this past season.
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019
Matt Calkins: With Jaden McDaniels on the way, Huskies might have their best team in a decade – if not ever
Rivals considers Washington recruit Jaden McDaniels the seventh best college prospect, while ESPN currently has him going seventh in next year’s draft.
Wed., May 22, 2019
First Isaiah Stewart, and now Jaden McDaniels. Next up for the Huskies: a trip to the Final Four?
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019
Thybulle, a 6-foot-5 guard and the Naismith defensive player of the year, is considered a first-round prospect, according to several mock drafts.
Sun., April 7, 2019
Matisse Thybulle added one more prize to his ever-expanding treasure trove of trophies: the Naismith defensive player of the year award.
UPDATED: Sun., March 31, 2019
Washington guard Jaylen Nowell, the Pac-12 Conference player of the year, announced he will enter the NBA Draft.
Mon., March 25, 2019
It’s not that their 22-point loss to North Carolina came without pain, but it paled in comparison to UW’s season-long pride.
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019
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 …
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019
Energetic. Passionate. Insightful. Inspiring. These are all accurate adjectives if you’re trying to describe Huskies men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins.
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019
After watching a 13-point lead shrink to seven in less than a minute, and then watching a turnover give the ball back to a jacked-up Utah State team, Huskies basketball …
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019
The Pac-12’s regular-season champions swept the conference’s awards – top player, best defensive player and coach of the year – and got something from all of them against one of …
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019
Washington’s zone defense has stifled opponents all year. Will it work for the Huskies in the NCAA Tournament?
Two years ago, Mike Hopkins sat at a podium inside Alaska Airlines Arena in front of a crowd of strangers curious about the former Syracuse assistant.
Thu., March 21, 2019
Washington has rewarded coach Mike Hopkins for getting the Huskies back to the NCAA Tournament by giving him a contract extension through the 2025 season.
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019
Coach Mike Hopkins knows the style of defense Washington plays will give the Huskies a chance of hanging around against seemingly any opponent in the NCAA Tournament.