Stories tagged: Washington football
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017, 6:32 p.m.
Washington’s Chris Petersen signs extension through 2023
The University of Washington announced on Tuesday a three-year contract extension and raise for head football coach Chris Petersen that will make him the highest-paid coach among public schools in …
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 1:55 p.m.
UW’s Budda Baker, Elijah Qualls, Sydney Jones join John Ross for NFL draft
Four key players who helped lead Washington to the Pac-12 championship and an appearance in the College Football Playoff announced their decisions Tuesday to forego their senior seasons and enter …
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016, 1:23 p.m.
Playoff Pairs: Alabama-Washington and Ohio State-Clemson
In the end, true chaos never came to college football this season. Four teams that started near the top of the College Football Playoff rankings will play for the national …
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 9:44 p.m.
UW 41, Colorado 10: How they scored
UW 41, Colorado 10: How they scored
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 4:42 p.m.
Huskies need resurgence of running game against Arizona State
During Chris Petersen‘s time at Washington, the Huskies’ rushing attack has never struggled as much as it did in
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 11:21 p.m.
State 2B football: Northwest Christian storms into quarterfinals
Northwest Christian head coach Jim Nendel claims Silas Perreiah is “one of the most pleasant guys you’ll ever meet” off the field.
Tue., Oct. 18, 2016, 6:36 p.m.
Huskies remember collapse against Sun Devils last season
The hit from Azeem Victor hardly fazed Arizona State running back Kalen Ballage, who bounced off the would-be tackle, broke two more attempted tackles from Washington defenders and broke free …
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016, 11:04 p.m.
DeGeest, Orrino power Central Valley over Lewis and Clark 20-3
Conner DeGeest passed for 170 yards with two touchdowns, Braedon Orrino had 210 yards rushing on 33 carries, and Central Valley beat visiting Lewis and Clark 20-3 in a Greater …
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 9:37 p.m.
CV rallies past Ferris, 38-17
Down by 10 points, Central Valley was still a confident football team at halftime Friday night.
Thu., Oct. 6, 2016, 10:29 p.m.
Prep football: Late field goal lifts University over North Central
Prep football: Bailey VanSlyke kicked a 24-yard field goal with 8 minutes, 53 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter to propel the 4A University Titans to a 10-8 victory over …
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016, 10:21 p.m.
Huskies coach Chris Petersen won’t add to rivalry with talk
If you missed Washington coach Chris Petersen’s Monday press conference, in which he was asked many times in many ways about the significance of the No. 5-ranked Huskies’ 4:30 p.m. …
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
G-Prep romps past University, 50-7
Gonzaga Prep opened a 30-0 lead in the first quarter on its way to a 50-14 win over the University Titans in a 4A Greater Spokane League game Friday at …
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016, 7:12 p.m.
Washington Huskies gearing up for new faces on Arizona Wildcats
Arizona’s backfield will likely look much different this Saturday than it was when Washington routed the Wildcats, 49-3, last Halloween at Husky Stadium.
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 11:11 p.m.
Final tuneup for No. 8 Washington hosting Portland State
Chris Petersen is always recruiting, although his pitch so far this season has been focused on a different group. It’s been directed at the fans of No. 8 Washington in …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 11:53 p.m.
Blanchette: Huskies already look fine-tuned, if not appreciated
Like opening weekend of March Madness, the fun in the first couple of weeks of college football is discovering who isn’t who we thought they were.
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016, 10:25 a.m.
Paul Petrino says Idaho faces Washington team that is complete package
Paul Petrino sees all the ingredients for an elite football team in No. 8 Washington.
Fri., July 15, 2016, 9:10 p.m.
Chris Petersen, Washington football grapple with outsized expectations
Every offseason the reporters who cover college football put their heads together and come up with a couple teams for whom circumstances seem to dictate improved play in the upcoming …
Mon., March 28, 2016, 10:59 p.m.
Five questions facing Huskies in spring football
A look at five questions facing the Washington Huskies football team as it begins spring practices.
Mon., Dec. 21, 2015, 6:10 p.m.
After disappointing bowl game last season, Huskies hope to have more edge in Dallas
Their preparation, Chris Petersen thought, was fine. He said so in the week preceding the game.
Tue., Nov. 24, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
Huskies’ defensive backs preparing for ‘fun’ challenge against WSU’s passing game
Praise doesn’t come much more effusive than when opposing defensive coaches are asked to evaluate Washington State’s offense.
Mon., Nov. 23, 2015, 7:28 p.m.
Huskies coach Chris Petersen: ‘I think there’s too many bowls’
Chris Petersen knows there exists a possibility that the Washington Huskies could play in a bowl game even if they don’t beat Washington State on Friday to achieve a 6-6 …
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 …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 5, 2015, 3:15 p.m.
Huskies set to face former coach at No. 17 USC
Chris Petersen was on the other end of the script when the season began, taking Washington to face his former team at Boise State.
Wed., Sept. 30, 2015, 4:04 p.m.
CV picked to take GSL showdown
Two straight weeks picking the same winners ends this week. And we could have had more differences. Not sure who didn’t have enough guts – yours truly or Sam Adams. …
Thu., Sept. 3, 2015, midnight
Washington trying to recapture old formula that produced quality offensive lines
For all the mystery over who might be the alpha dog at the University of Washington this season, there’s a much larger question. Fifteen hundred pounds worth.
Tue., Jan. 6, 2015, midnight
UW linebacker Shaq Thompson will skip senior year and declare for NFL draft
SEATTLE – Washington linebacker Shaq Thompson is forgoing his senior season and will declare for the NFL draft. The school announced Thompson’s decision Monday, another blow to Washington’s defense that …
Mon., Jan. 5, 2015, 1:34 p.m.
Shaq Thompson leaving UW early for NFL
Washington linebacker Shaq Thompson is forgoing his senior season and will declare for the NFL draft.
Sun., Nov. 30, 2014, midnight
Lesser more than enough to thwart Republic
PASCO – It started back in August. Mike Olson said he and his players saw some good things and set some pretty lofty goals for this season. Admittedly, Olson says …
Tue., Nov. 25, 2014, midnight
First look at Saturday’s Apple Cup between the Washington State Cougars and Washington Huskies
When/where: Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Martin Stadium, Pullman TV: Fox Sports 1
Sun., Nov. 23, 2014, midnight
Patriots roll into State 1B semis
PASCO – John Lesser proved to be more for the Liberty Christian football team Saturday. And because of that the Patriots continue their quest to capture a second State 1B …