Stories tagged: Washington Huskies
UPDATED: FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2017, 10:18 P.M.
Washington Huskies fade in fourth as their NCAA women’s tournament run ends
They went back and forth in a momentum-swinging, loser-go-home NCAA tournament Sweet 16 game that for most of Friday night felt like a heavyweight boxing match.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 11:03 P.M.
Gonzaga scores twice in ninth to slip past Huskies
The Gonzaga Bulldogs lost all of a four-run lead before rallying for a pair of runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to pull out an 8-7 nonconference victory …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 5 P.M.
Mike Hopkins heads out on his own as new men’s basketball coach at Washington
Mike Hopkins watched the NCAA Tournament tinged with the slightest bit of jealousy.
TUESDAY, MARCH 21, 2017, 9:34 P.M.
New Huskies men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins revealed insights in 2015 interview
New Washington men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins is reputed to be an remarkable recruiter and intense motivator who learned from Jim Boeheim, the Hall of Fame coach at Syracuse.
TUESDAY, MARCH 21, 2017, 9:05 P.M.
New Washington men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins starts to assemble staff
New Washington’s men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins will retain assistant Will Conroy and add Tim O’Toole and Jason Hart to his staff, sources told The Seattle Times.
TUESDAY, MARCH 21, 2017, 7:11 P.M.
Pac-12 makes statement in NCAA women’s tournament with five teams in Sweet 16
A year ago was thought to be an anomaly for the Pac-12 Conference, advancing four teams to the regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament and eventually seeing Washington and Oregon …
TUESDAY, MARCH 21, 2017, 6:45 P.M.
Dave Boling: Kelsey Plum may be toughest athlete in Huskies history
Kelsey Plum actually made a mistake on the night of her historic performance in the Washington women’s runaway basketball win over Oklahoma.
MONDAY, MARCH 20, 2017, 10:38 P.M.
Kelsey Plum scores 38 as Washington races past Oklahoma
SEATTLE – At this point, the records are just a blur for Kelsey Plum. They get crossed off so quickly there is no opportunity for appreciation.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, MARCH 19, 2017, 8:39 P.M.
Softball roundup: Washington shuts out Arizona State to complete sweep
The Huskies (24-3, 3-0 Pac-12) shutout the Sun Devils (19-8, 0-3) 4-0 in Game 1 and 1-0 in Game 2 in a double header at the Husky Softball Stadium in …
SUNDAY, MARCH 19, 2017, 7:41 P.M.
Battle of the bigs will be key in Oklahoma-Washington tournament tussle
Washington’s Chantel Osahor and Oklahoma’s Vionise Pierre-Louis are two of the more skilled, unique post players in the country, each with the ability to take over a game in their …
SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 2017, 9:31 P.M.
Women’s NCAA Tournament: Washington shakes off rust to turn back Montana State in opener
A 15-day layoff since losing in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 Tournament left Washington a little rusty.
SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 2017, 3:54 P.M.
Lorenzo Romar had to go as Washington men’s basketball coach, despite fond memories
This had to be done.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15, 2017, 11:37 P.M.
Washington fires coach Lorenzo Romar after 15 seasons
Washington fired coach Lorenzo Romar on Wednesday after 15 seasons at the school, a fate that seemed certain once the Huskies failed to receive a bid to the NCAA Tournament …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15, 2017, 4:06 P.M.
T.J. Otzelberger lobbied for Lorenzo Romar’s return to Washington shortly before his dismissal
Washington coach Lorenzo Romar was fired on Wednesday afternoon, just a couple hours after former UW assistant and current South Dakota State coach T.J. Otzelberger made the case why Romar …
SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2017, 8:52 P.M.
Interaction with fans has boosted interest in tournament-bound Washington women
Kelsey Plum is already the most successful basketball player in University of Washington history, and a top candidate to win the Naismith Award as the best player in the country
SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2017, 7:02 P.M.
Washington’s Sidney Jones injures left leg in workouts
Sidney Jones, a potential first-round draft pick, injured his left leg during defensive back drills in pro day workouts at the University of Washington on Saturday.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8, 2017, 11:23 P.M.
Washington’s long men’s basketball season ends with loss to USC at Pac-12 Tournament
Chimezie Metu had 24 points and nine rebounds, and Southern California boosted its postseason hopes by holding off Washington 78-73 on Wednesday night in the first round of the Pac-12 …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8, 2017, 10:56 P.M.
Golden Bears outlast upset-minded Beavers in Pac-12 tourney
LAS VEGAS – California had a hard time shaking an Oregon State team that had won five games all season. The Bears ended the regular season with five losses in …
FRIDAY, MARCH 3, 2017, 11:27 P.M.
Sabrina Ionescu’s FTs lift Oregon women past No. 11 Washington 70-69
Sabrina Ionescu hit two free throws with 6.4 seconds left to give Oregon a 70-69 upset of 11th-ranked Washington in the Pac-12 quarterfinals on Friday night.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1, 2017, 11:03 P.M.
No. 3 UCLA muzzles Huskies 98-66 to go 15-1 at home
LOS ANGELES– Bryce Alford scored 29 points and No. 3 UCLA routed Washington 98-66 on Wednesday night for its eighth straight win despite losing starter TJ Leaf to injury.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1, 2017, 7:41 P.M.
Washington hires Scott Huff as new offensive line coach
Washington has hired Scott Huff as its new offensive line coach, replacing Chris Strausser who left for a position with the Denver Broncos. Huff is leaving his alma mater Boise …
TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017, 10:35 P.M.
Lorenzo Romar’s future at Washington could be tied to recruits
Headed into the final couple weeks of the regular season, Washington basketball coach Lorenzo Romar’s tenure at his alma mater has never seemed so tenuous. Washington is 2-13 in conference …
SUNDAY, FEB. 19, 2017, 6:39 P.M.
Washington’s Plum moves into 2nd place on career list
Washington guard Kelsey Plum’s postgame celebration Sunday consisted of hugs with family and friends, pictures with kids, autographs and then she was headed to ESPN’s nearby studios for a SportsCenter …
SATURDAY, FEB. 18, 2017, 8:14 P.M.
Lauri Markkanen carries No. 5 Arizona past Washington in Pac-12 men’s play
Lauri Markkanen had 26 points and 13 rebounds, Allonzo Trier scored a season-high 21 points and No. 5 Arizona held off a challenge from Washington for a 76-68 victory on …
FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 10:21 P.M.
No. 18 UCLA upsets No. 9 Washington women
Jordin Canada scored 22 points to lead No. 18 UCLA to a 90-79 upset victory over No. 9 Washington in Los Angeles.
UPDATED: FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 10:46 P.M.
Huskies among few Pac-12 teams to increase attendance; Cougars have mixed results
Three Pac-12 programs have seen a significant increase in home attendance this season: UCLA, which possesses a 23-3 record and is ranked No. 6 in the country; Oregon, which is …
SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2017, 7:07 P.M.
Plum’s 29 points lead No. 10 Washington past No. 23 Arizona State 70-57
National scoring leader Kelsey Plum had 29 points, Chantel Osahor added 18 points and 18 rebounds, and No. 10 Washington beat No. 23 Arizona State 70-57 on Sunday night.
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 5:54 P.M.
Devon Daniels leads Utah to easy win over Washington in Pac-12 men’s basketball
Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak showed off a bandaged hand after a win against Washington on Saturday. The injury was sustained while breaking a clipboard during an early timeout after another …
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 11 P.M.
Kelsey Plum scores 22 points and No. 10 Washington women rout Arizona
Kelsey Plum had 22 points and seven assists, helping No. 10 Washington rout Arizona 91-55 on Friday in Seattle.
SUNDAY, FEB. 5, 2017, 6:18 P.M.
Plum scores 28 as No. 10 Washington beats Colorado, 79-75
Kelsey Plum scored 28 points, Chantel Osahor had 20 points and 16 rebounds, and No. 10 Washington held on to beat Colorado 79-75 on Sunday.