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Huskies coach Jimmy Lake wanted to keep the best 2021 in-state standouts at home; on early signing day, did he accomplish that goal?

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 17, 2020

On Jan. 18, Jimmy Lake stood on the purple “W” at half court inside Alaska Airlines Arena – surrounded by 9,268 spectators. During a timeout in the Husky men’s hoops game against rival Oregon, Washington’s new head coach addressed the Montlake masses – with a purple towel in his right hand and a microphone in his left.