Stories tagged: UW football
Sun., Jan. 14, 2018, 8:33 p.m.
RB Myles Gaskin returning to Washington for senior season
Washington star running back Myles Gaskin will return for his senior season, and he has big plans for 2018.
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 4:46 p.m.
Sources: Georgia QB Jacob Eason, the former Lake Stevens star, expected to transfer to UW
Barring a last-minute change of heart, former Lake Stevens High star quarterback Jacob Eason is expected to transfer from Georgia to Washington for the next step in his college football …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 23, 2017, 6:12 p.m.
Larry Stone: When Bob Rondeau, the voice of the Huskies, is on the radio, ‘all is right in the Northwest’
He did it with inflection and nuance, almost imperceptibly building up momentum until his call erupted into a paroxysm of emotional energy. It seemed to burst out of the radio, …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Matt Calkins: Chris Petersen’s latest and greatest class has the Huskies primed to thrive
Outside of 8 p.m. kickoffs, there may be nothing Chris Petersen despises more than rankings. He doesn’t want to talk about them. He doesn’t want to think about them. He’d …
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 8:39 p.m.
How did the Huskies’ recruiting go? So good, Chris Petersen could take Wednesday afternoon off
Compared to his college football counterparts, Chris Petersen didn’t have to much to do on Wednesday, the first day of the new early signing period that allows high school seniors …
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 6:07 p.m.
Washington Huskies co-defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake expected to return in 2018
Jimmy Lake, Washington’s popular co-defensive coordinator and defensive backs coach, is expected to remain with the program in 2018, multiple sources have confirmed.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:59 p.m.
Washington State sees Pac-12 title hopes disappear in Apple Cup loss to Washington
When it rains on these Washington State Cougars in the Apple Cup, it’s not usually just a light drizzle.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:48 p.m.
John Blanchette: Washington again proves it wants Apple Cup more than Cougars
While we were all still chuckling at Mike Leach’s oh-so-original and comical thoughts on weddings and his incisive theories into the College Football Playoff over the past couple of weeks, …
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:09 p.m.
Former Washington star Nate Robinson stresses Apple Cup’s importance to current Huskies
It’s common practice for football coaches to have prominent alums address their teams, particularly when a rivalry game comes around. Washington head coach Chris Peterson invited several ex-Huskies, including Nate …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 10:58 p.m.
Huskies put defensive clamps on Luke Falk, Washington State again
Washington’s defensive strategy against Washington State hasn’t changed much in recent years. Neither have the results.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Injury riddled Huskies put hurt on Washington State defense
Washington didn’t have senior Dante Pettis, the NCAA record-setting punt returner and the primary target for a receiving unit that was already decimated by injury. Senior Lavon Coleman, the Huskies’ …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 9:50 p.m.
Difference makers: Washington’s strong defensive performance overshadowed by Myles Gaskin’s big night
The key players in Washington’s 41-14 win over Washington State at Husky Stadium in Seattle on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:56 p.m.
Three takes: It just makes sense that Apple Cup should mean more
What is it Einstein reportedly said about doing the same thing over and over, expecting a different result?
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
Purple Haze: Washington routs Washington State 41-14
Myles Gaskin rushed for 192 yards and four touchdowns, Washington’s defense forced four turnovers, and the 15th-ranked Huskies ended Washington State’s hopes for a Pac-12 North title with a 41-14 …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:50 p.m.
Apple Cup highlights and links: Washington 41, Washington State 14
Highlights and links from Washington’s win over Washington State in the 110th Apple Cup at Husky Stadium in Seattle on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
Stanford upsets No. 9 Washington behind Bryce Love’s 166-yard showing
Stanford’s effective keep-away tactics have effectively killed Washington’s College Football Playoff hopes.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 7:28 p.m.
As injuries mount, Huskies’ passing attack is adapting on the fly
Jake Browning lost yet another downfield option last week when sophomore wide receiver Quinten Pounds suffered the second major knee injury of his career. He’s out for the rest of …
Mon., Oct. 30, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Former Huskies sack king Daniel Te’o-Nesheim dead at age 30, report says
Former Washington defensive end Daniel Te’o-Nesheim, who graduated from the program in 2009 as the Huskies’ all-time sack leader, has died at age 30, according to a report from KITV-ABC …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 5:54 p.m.
No. 12 Washington rumbles through UCLA in 44-23 blowout win
Myles Gaskin led Washington’s running onslaught with 169 yards and one touchdown, Lavon Coleman added 94 yards and three touchdown runs and the 12th-ranked Huskies routed UCLA 44-23 on Saturday.
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 5:48 p.m.
No. 12 Washington’s secondary faces test in Rosen, UCLA
Chris Petersen has nothing but the highest compliments for UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
Washington’s Salvon Ahmed could provide a spark for Huskies’ struggling offense
Lined up as a wide receiver out left, Salvon Ahmed took a reverse pitch and ran 50 yards into the end zone, igniting a stagnant Washington offense early in the …
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
Washington’s Jake Browning focuses on footwork to step his game up
In two seasons at Washington, quarterback Jake Browning has used his right arm to throw for 6,385 yards. Meanwhile, he is averaging 0.6 yards per rushing attempt (sacks included). No …
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
2017 football: Five best Washington QBs of all-time
The Seattle Times selects the five best quarterbacks to play at the University of Washington.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 6 p.m.
No. 8 Washington will be without LB Azeem Victor vs. Rutgers
Just like the rest of his team, Washington linebacker Azeem Victor was about to embark on a season of heightened expectations, partly the result of being named a preseason AP …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 10:32 p.m.
Washington Huskies linebacker Ben Burr-Kirven has resume, but not much playing time
Even though he’s played in 26 games, and registered 78 tackles in a variety of roles on defense and special teams, Ben Burr-Kirven does not have an open path to …
Wed., July 26, 2017, 4:19 p.m.
Huskies, Buffs taking next step after surprising Pac-12 runs
Chris Petersen and Mike MacIntyre engineered two of the biggest breakthroughs in college football last season when they got Washington and Colorado into a Pac-12 title game matchup that absolutely …
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 12:21 p.m.
Pac-12 will test shorter halftime, reduced TV timeouts
The Pac-12 will shorten halftime and reduce the number of commercial breaks during its non-conference schedule this season as part of a trial program to reduce the length of its …
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Washington State football picked to finish third in Pac-12 North
Southern California is the preseason pick to win the Pac-12 in a poll of football media, and defending champion Washington is favored to win the North Division. Washington State, which …
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 7:04 p.m.
Washington QB Jake Browning expected to be ready for spring after minor surgery
Washington quarterback Jake Browning is expected to be ready for the start of spring practices after undergoing minor surgery on his right shoulder last month. Washington coach Chris Petersen said …
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 11:20 p.m.
Alabama wears down Washington 24-7, now heads to title game
Bo Scarbrough and a stifling defense lead top-ranked Alabama back to the national championship game with a 24-7 victory over Washington in the Peach Bowl. Scarbrough rushes for 180 yards …