Stories tagged: UW football
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016, 7 p.m.
Apple Cup quotes: A look back at the best takes from those involved in the UW-WSU rivalry
A sampling of choice quotes from players and coaches involved in past Apple Cups.
Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 11:31 p.m.
Punt return helps No. 4 Washington hold on for win over No. 17 Utah
SALT LAKE CITY – Dante Pettis returned a punt 58 yards for a touchdown with 3 minutes, 25 seconds left and No. 4 Washington held off No. 17 Utah 31-24 …
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 11:43 p.m.
Jake Browning tosses 3 TDs as Washington rolls Oregon St., 41-17
Jake Browning threw three touchdown passes to give him 26 for the season, added another rushing TD, and Huskies used a big first half to roll past Oregon State 41-17 …
Tue., Sept. 13, 2016, 7:25 p.m.
Huskies reserves – like linebacker Connor O’Brien – get valuable reps in lopsided victories
There is little the Washington Huskies can prove during the first three weeks of this season. They have played Rutgers and Idaho, and on Saturday will play Portland State. Victory …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 6:41 p.m.
Jake Browning leads No. 18 Washington past Idaho, 59-14
The contract payout was the only consolation for the Vandals on Saturday afternoon after they endured a 59-14 stoning at the hands of No. 8 Washington at Husky Stadium – …
Sat., Sept. 3, 2016, 3:51 p.m.
Final stats: No. 14 Washington 48, Rutgers 13
College football box score from No. 14 Washington’s 48-13 win over Rutgers on Sept. 3, 2016.
Sat., Sept. 3, 2016, 3:11 p.m.
No. 14 Washington uses big plays to rout Rutgers 48-13
Jake Browning threw for 287 yards and three touchdowns, John Ross caught two touchdowns and returned a kickoff for another score in his first game since the end of the …
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 3 a.m.
UW’s offensive philosophy? It depends on the situation
In a Pac-12 North Division where their rivals rely on signature offensive styles, the Huskies’ offense isn’t easily labeled.
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 6:52 p.m.
Huskies will need young players to step up
You already know that if the Washington Huskies are going to have a successful football season in 2016, they will need major contributions from Jake Browning, Myles Gaskin, Budda Baker …
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 8:22 p.m.
Kaleb McGary makes most of switch to Huskies’ offensive line
Chris Petersen was honest with Kaleb McGary.
Fri., June 3, 2016, 3:38 p.m.
UW athletic department projects $14.8 million deficit in 2016 fiscal year
The University of Washington on Friday released financial information and projections for its athletic department, and the numbers are not particularly encouraging.
Thu., May 12, 2016, 7:04 p.m.
Huskies on the rise in Year 3 of Chris Petersen era
There was, in the words of one player last year, “a lot of head-butting” going on between Husky players and coaches after Chris Petersen and his staff arrived from Boise …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 27, 2015, 4:10 p.m.
Apple Cup: Turnovers doom Cougars as Washington romps to 45-10 win
SEATTLE – Myles Gaskin rushed for 138 yards and two touchdowns, Sidney Jones, Darren Gardenhire and Azeem Victor all returned turnovers for touchdowns in the second half and Washington became …
Mon., Nov. 16, 2015, 7:06 p.m.
Chris Petersen wants more out of Huskies’ offense when ‘it’s not all perfectly lined up’
The three passes fell incomplete, and neither could really, truly be classified as a drop. But each could have been caught.
Mon., Nov. 2, 2015, 9:51 p.m.
Huskies’ defense something to smile about
Chris Petersen has faced difficult questions this season about the Washington Huskies’ stop-and-start offense, for which progress has been frustratingly incremental.
Mon., Oct. 26, 2015, 7:10 p.m.
Huskies struggles start in first quarter
Scoring, in any fashion at any time, has been a laborious proposition for the Washington Huskies this season. They rank 11th in the Pac-12 with an average of just 24.0 …
Sun., Oct. 18, 2015, 6:58 p.m.
Huskies have quarterback conundrum
As if another inconsistent offensive performance wasn’t bad enough – and against the defensively-challenged Oregon Ducks, no less – the Washington Huskies now might have some uncertainty at the quarterback …
Wed., Oct. 7, 2015, 11:05 a.m.
Washington-USC game preview capsule
Coach Steve Sarkisian faces the Huskies for the first time. Sarkisian led Washington for five solid years before leaving late in the 2013 season to return home to Southern California.
Sun., Sept. 27, 2015
Blanchette: UW freshman QB Jake Browning has rough day vs. Cal
SEATTLE – You know how when somebody of Pac-12 pedigree rolls over some crumb-bum outfit like Utah State or Wyoming, and snooty writers weigh in that it doesn’t mean much …
Sun., Sept. 27, 2015
Five turnovers doom Huskies in loss to California
SEATTLE – After his final act of inadvertent charity, Washington Huskies quarterback Jake Browning fell to his knees, slumped over and held his head near the Husky Stadium turf. He …
Fri., Sept. 25, 2015, 9:14 p.m.
Golden Bears-Huskies capsule
Is Washington’s defense for real? The Huskies will surely find out against a Cal team that has one of the more dangerous offenses in the Pac-12.
Sat., Sept. 12, 2015, 2:10 p.m.
Freshmen power Huskies in 49-0 win
Myles Gaskin rushed for 146 yards and three touchdowns as Washington cruised to a 49-0 victory over Sacramento State on Saturday. Jake Browning passed for 326 yards and two touchdowns.
Fri., Sept. 4, 2015
Washington-Boise State preview capsule
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Thu., Sept. 3, 2015, 5:45 p.m.
Chris Petersen returns to Boise as Huskies face No. 23 Broncos
BOISE — When Boise State lined up the home game with Washington the thinking was it would be the most anticipated nonconference matchup in school history.
Wed., Aug. 26, 2015
Chris Petersen declines to elaborate on Sam Ukwuachu situation
Washington coach Chris Petersen has declined to expand on his statement from last week regarding the transfer of Sam Ukwuachu from Boise State to Baylor when Petersen was the Broncos’ …
Sat., Aug. 22, 2015
Kerkhoff: Sam Ukwuachu shouldn’t have been accepted at Baylor
Two weeks before the college football season opens, one of the ugliest stories in the sport is unfolding in Waco, Texas. Talk of Baylor football centered on its prospects as …
Fri., Aug. 21, 2015
UW football: Huskies search for strong safety
SEATTLE – There is not a player on the Washington Huskies’ depth chart with a more secure starting spot than Budda Baker, the sophomore free safety from Bellevue who led …
Fri., Aug. 14, 2015
Now a Pac-12 Networks analyst, ex-UW star Lincoln Kennedy reminisces about time with Huskies
SEATTLE – Lincoln Kennedy already knows how much has changed at the University of Washington since he last put on a Huskies uniform in the 1993 Rose Bowl. But the …
Fri., July 31, 2015
UW’s Deontae Cooper ready to move on from injuries and into the endzone
LOS ANGELES – Deontae Cooper appreciated the well wishes, until he resented them. He was thankful for the sympathy, and then he was sick of it. Washington’s sixth-year senior running …
Sun., April 5, 2015
Q+A with Bishop Sankey: Some friendly advice for fantasy owners
Former Gonzaga Prep running back Bishop Sankey left his footprints all over school and Greater Spokane League records before going on and setting records at the University of Washington. He …