Stories tagged: Washington Huskies basketball
UPDATED: THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 2017, 4:26 P.M.
Washington Huskies release national player of year Michael Porter Jr. from his basketball commitment
Nathan Hale’s Michael Porter Jr., considered one of the top boys basketball recruits in the nation, said Wednesday he asked for a release from his letter of intent from the …
UPDATED: SUNDAY, MARCH 19, 2017, 10:37 P.M.
Washington Huskies tab Syracuse assistant Mike Hopkins as new men’s basketball coach
Mike Hopkins was hired Sunday at Washington, which moved swiftly after firing Lorenzo Romar four days earlier. Hopkins agreed to a six-year deal, with financial terms expected to be released …
THURSDAY, MARCH 16, 2017, 11 P.M.
Washington Huskies program could be gutted by Lorenzo Romar firing
SEATTLE – Washington is expected to become one of the most desirable destinations in college basketball after its decision to fire Lorenzo Romar but one with a lot of question …
FRIDAY, MARCH 10, 2017, 7:47 P.M.
Washington star freshman Markelle Fultz declares for draft
Washington freshman guard Markelle Fultz has declared for the NBA draft, where he is expected to be among the top five picks.
SATURDAY, MARCH 4, 2017, 6:32 P.M.
USC tops Washington Huskies; teams await rematch in Pac-12 Tournament
Jordan McLaughlin had 22 points and nine assists and Chimezie Metu added 17 points as Southern California held off Washington 74-58 on Saturday.
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 10:59 P.M.
Washington Huskies forward Malik Dime suspended after slapping student at game
Washington senior forward Malik Dime was indefinitely suspended Friday for slapping a student at halftime of a loss to Colorado.
SATURDAY, JAN. 21, 2017, 7:54 P.M.
Daniels and Bonam each score 24 as Utah beats Washington
Devon Daniels darted through Washington’s defense for a career-high 24 points, Lorenzo Bonam also had a career-high 24 points and Utah pulled away for a 94-72 win over the Huskies …
THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 9:40 P.M.
Cal Golden Bears dispose of Washington Huskies in final minutes, win 69-59
Ivan Rabb scored 20 points with 14 rebounds and Jabari Bird added 16 points to lead California to a 69-59 win over Washington on Thursday night.
SUNDAY, DEC. 18, 2016, 8:42 P.M.
Fultz’s near triple-double helps Washington beat W Michigan
Markelle Futz had 27 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds and Washington beat Western Michigan 92-86 on Sunday night.
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 8:23 P.M.
Green, Dime step up for Washington in 86-47 win over W. Kentucky
Dominic Green scored a career-high 20 points with six rebounds, Malik Dime added 13 points and Washington beat Western Kentucky 86-47 in the Global Sports Classic on Friday night.
SUNDAY, NOV. 20, 2016, 9:45 P.M.
Huskies roll over Northern Arizona 92-58
Markelle Fultz did not get his triple-double. Little else needs to be said about Washington’s 92-58 drubbing of Northern Arizona on Sunday night.
THURSDAY, NOV. 17, 2016, 10:30 P.M.
Huskies bounce back, defeat Cal State Fullerton
SEATTLE – This, still, is not what the Washington Huskies want their basketball games to look like. Cal State Fullerton made a bunch of layups on Thursday. Shot pretty well …
THURSDAY, FEB. 18, 2016, 11:41 P.M.
Cal holds off Washington
Jaylen Brown scored 14 of his 23 points in the second half and California held on in the final seconds to beat Washington 78-75 on Thursday night in Seattle for …
THURSDAY, JAN. 28, 2016, 10:52 P.M.
Pac-12: Huskies hold off UCLA to remain tied for first place
Andrew Andrews hit the go-ahead free throws with 3 seconds remaining, and Washington held off a furious rally by UCLA’s Bryce Alford over the final 5
SATURDAY, JUNE 6, 2015
Huskies add former Gators recruit
The Washington Huskies got a major boost for their frontcourt by landing former Florida basketball signee Noah Dickerson. The Huskies announced the addition of Dickerson on Friday. Dickerson becomes the …
MONDAY, MARCH 2, 2015
Huskies basketball legend Welp dies at 51
Christian Welp, a Washington Huskies basketball legend and the school’s all-time leading scorer, the former German exchange student who attended high school at Olympic High School in Silverdale, Washington, and …
MONDAY, FEB. 16, 2015
ASU’s Blakes pops off and goes off
Slowed by foul trouble most of the first half, the last thing Arizona State’s Gerry Blakes needed was to pick up a silly, pointless technical foul – his third foul …
MONDAY, FEB. 9, 2015
Oregon State men roll over Huskies
CORVALLIS, Ore. – Gary Payton II threw down an emphatic dunk in the second half to highlight Oregon State’s win over Washington. His slam came as the Beavers overwhelmed the …
MONDAY, FEB. 9, 2015
Huskies women defeat Oregon
SEATTLE – Kelsey Plum scored 20 points and Washington beat Oregon 70-55 on Sunday. Jazmine Davis had 15 points and Talia Walton added 10 points and 10 rebounds for the …
MONDAY, FEB. 2, 2015
Cal beats UW late shot by Singer
Sam Singer hit a 3-pointer from the top of the key with five seconds left to lift California to a 90-88 win over Washington in Seattle on Sunday. Singer’s shot …
MONDAY, JAN. 26, 2015
Huskies latest Utes victims
SALT LAKE CITY – Dakarai Tucker scored a career-high 19 points, Brandon Taylor added 14 and No. 12 Utah beat Washington 77-56 on Sunday night. Tucker and Taylor combined to …
MONDAY, JAN. 19, 2015
Second-half comeback propels Huskies over Ducks
SEATTLE – No one hit bigger shots for Washington on Sunday night than Donaven Dorsey. Andrew Andrews led the Huskies with a season-high 21 points and Nigel Williams-Goss added 20 …
MONDAY, JAN. 12, 2015
Plum leads UW women to win over Cal
SEATTLE – Kelsey Plum scored 30 points to help Washington hold on and beat California 79-77 on Sunday. Jazmine Davis’s 3-pointer broke a 64-all tie and sparked a 9-2 run …
SATURDAY, JAN. 3, 2015
Pac-12: Huskies lose conference opener to California
Jordan Mathews scored 31 points and knocked down three of his career-high five 3-pointers in the second half, leading California to an 81-75 victory over No. 21 Washington on Friday …
MONDAY, DEC. 29, 2014
Stony Brook stuns 13th-ranked Washington
SEATTLE – Lorenzo Romar doesn’t think the Washington basketball team he watched Sunday night was the same as the squad that went undefeated and beat two ranked opponents. Stony Brook …
MONDAY, DEC. 1, 2014
Huskies capture Wooden tourney
ANAHEIM, Calif. – Andrew Andrews scored 20 points and Washington made six free throws in the final 45 seconds for the deciding points to edge UTEP 68-65 in the championship …
SATURDAY, NOV. 29, 2014
Huskies hold back 49ers at Wooden
FULLERTON, Calif. – Nigel Williams-Goss scored 21 points and dished out a tournament-record 12 assists to lead Washington to 80-70 victory over Long Beach State in the semifinal game of …
MONDAY, NOV. 24, 2014
Huskies hold off Pacific
SEATTLE – Washington coach Lorenzo Romar has a simple goal for forward Shawn Kemp Jr. this senior season with the Huskies. Consistency.
SATURDAY, NOV. 22, 2014
Huskies upend Seattle as Kemp, Andrews lead second-half charge
SEATTLE – The guy wearing No. 40, with “Kemp” across the back of his uniform caught the lob pass and rattled the rim inside KeyArena. He later grabbed a loose …
FRIDAY, NOV. 14, 2014
Dejounte Murray, Marquese Chriss head UW basketball’s recruiting class
SEATTLE – Washington signed six recruits for 2015, led by in-state star Dejounte Murray and power forward Marquese Chriss. The recruiting class announced by coach Lorenzo Romar on Wednesday is …