Stories tagged: washington huskies
UPDATED: Thu., July 9, 2020
Big Ten to adopt conference-only football schedule in 2020, wiping out Washington opener against Michigan
The first game of the Jimmy Lake Era at Washington will not feature the Michigan Wolverines.
UPDATED: Sat., June 27, 2020
Washington Athletics announces expanded cost-saving measures and major gifts from Jen Cohen, Jimmy Lake and Mike Hopkins
Washington is reducing its overall athletic department operating budget by 15% for the 2020-21 fiscal year and all the school’s head coaches have agreed to minimum 5% pay reductions.
UPDATED: Fri., June 19, 2020
Matt Calkins: Adding QB Kevin Thomson is big for Huskies, but let’s not anoint him the starter just yet
SEATTLE – Wednesday was a big deal, but this isn’t a done deal. The Huskies’ quarterback competition should still be fierce.
UPDATED: Thu., June 11, 2020
Washington football coach Jimmy Lake plans to organize meetings between his players and police for ‘uncomfortable conversations’
Jimmy Lake wants to set the path for progress. Those are the words he said. And, though it’s an undeniably difficult topic to discuss, the killing of George Floyd by …
Sun., June 7, 2020
Coming out of Roosevelt High School in Seattle in 1980, Mark Pattison was a football star, bound for UW and the Don James-coached Huskies.
UPDATED: Sun., May 31, 2020
Recruits are increasingly committing to schools without stepping foot on campus. They’re committing to coaches they’ve conversed with on Zoom or FaceTime but haven’t physically met. They’re committing to relationships …
UPDATED: Mon., May 25, 2020
Larry Stone: Coronavirus shutdown adds to degree of difficulty for first-year Huskies football coach Jimmy Lake
When Jimmy Lake was hired as Washington’s football coach in December to replace Chris Petersen, athletic director Jen Cohen referred to him as “the right guy at the right time.”
Thu., May 21, 2020
What will fan attendance look like if college football returns? Here’s how Washington State and Washington are preparing
If fans are allowed to attend football games at UW and WSU in 2020, don’t expect sold-out stadiums. “There’s every expectation that there will be social distancing measures that have …
Thu., May 14, 2020
UW AD Jen Cohen says potential financial impact from coronavirus ranges from ‘kind of manageable to devastating’
It’s entirely possible that, due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, UW sporting events could be played this fall without fans in attendance, pushed to the winter or spring – or, …
UPDATED: Wed., April 29, 2020
Paolo Banchero, one of the top players in the 2021 class, lists Gonzaga among his six finalists.
UPDATED: Sat., April 25, 2020
For the University of Washington, the 2020 NFL draft – all three days, 16 hours and 255 picks of it – can be conveniently condensed into a four-word tweet.
UPDATED: Wed., April 22, 2020
On social media, Washington’s football program uses the same hashtag – #ProDawgs – to reference its many players who have succeeded in the NFL.
Wed., April 15, 2020
Washington basketball adds pair of transfers in North Idaho standout Nate Pryor, Wichita State’s Erik Stevenson
Pryor is a Seattle native who spent the past two years at North Idaho College, where the team was a combined 59-3 during his two seasons.
UPDATED: Wed., April 15, 2020
McDaniels, a swingman who is projected to go in the middle of the first round, becomes the latest one-and-done player for the Huskies.
UPDATED: Fri., April 10, 2020
Washington football fans will get to see former Husky quarterback Jacob Eason during this month’s NFL draft.
UPDATED: Sat., April 4, 2020
There was supposed to be news conferences and footwork drills and playbook installations. There was supposed to be quarterback competitions and depth-chart updates and new assistant coaches’ practice debuts.
UPDATED: Sat., April 4, 2020
Matt Calkins: With Isaiah Stewart and likely Jaden McDaniels NBA-bound, Washington should be done with one-and-done players
It was as surprising as San Diego sunshine, but it happened Wednesday. Huskies big man Isaiah Stewart declared for the NBA draft, and the best player to suit up for …
Wed., April 1, 2020
Washington freshman Isaiah Stewart has declared for the NBA draft.
UPDATED: Sun., March 29, 2020
Former Washington football coach Jim Lambright has died at age 77, the school announced on Sunday.
Wed., March 25, 2020
Wichita State transfer Erik Stevenson has committed to Washington, according to his twitter account. Stevenson listed Gonzaga, Oregon, Maryland and San Diego State in his top five.
Fri., March 20, 2020
The Bulldogs have scheduled a marquee matchup against Texas Tech on Dec. 19 at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix.
UPDATED: Tue., March 10, 2020
After Washington captured a 69-63 upset win at Arizona on Saturday night, the teams will face each other with a short turnaround in a rubber match, with UW’s postseason life …
UPDATED: Sat., March 7, 2020
Jaden McDaniels scored 20 points and Isaiah Stewart added 16 points as the freshmen made sure Washington finished the Pac-12 regular season with a flourish in a 69-63 victory over …
UPDATED: Thu., March 5, 2020
Nahziah Carter scored 23 points, Jaden McDaniels added 16 and the Washington Huskies rallied in the second half to beat Arizona State 90-83 on Thursday night
UPDATED: Mon., March 2, 2020
Following their latest setback – a 78-74 loss to Washington State last Friday night – the Huskies became the first team in the 52-year history of the Pacific-12 Conference to …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 28, 2020
The Cougars led by 13 points at halftime, weathered Washington’s second-half storm by scoring 11 points in 64 seconds and delivered at the free throw line in the closing minutes …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 26, 2020
Washington State seeking to improve from 3-point line – both on offense, defense – heading into Apple Cup
It would be accurate to say Washington State’s efforts from the 3-point line have both rescued and doomed the Cougars at certain points of the 2020 season.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 25, 2020
With leg two of the 2020 rivalry series approaching – a 5 p.m. tipoff Friday at Alaska Airlines Arena – we combed every box score since 2000 and picked out …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 25, 2020
Washington and Washington State at the NFL combine: Jacob Eason says ‘I felt ready’ to leave school and enter the draft
Should quarterback Jacob Eason have stayed at UW for another season? That remains a debate as the NFL combine kicks off this week.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 22, 2020
Nahziah Carter scored 16 points, Isaiah Stewart had 15 and Washington snapped a nine-game losing streak with an 87-52 win over Cal.