It’s the 46-year-old Lake’s first coaching job since being fired by Washington on Nov. 14, 2021, after 13 games at the helm. The North Central High School and Eastern Washington University graduate went 7-6 as UW’s head coach in 2020 and 2021, after previously excelling as the Huskies’ defensive backs coach (2004, 2014-15), co-defensive coordinator (2016-17) and defensive coordinator (2018-19).
The Pac-12 title game could be in Anchorage or Punxsutawney or the center of Siberia, and Kalen DeBoer would still want to be there next year. The Huskies’ football coach seems like the type who would give a small appendage for his team to have a chance to win its conference.
SEATTLE – The Washington men’s basketball team targeted Boogie Ellis and Drew Peterson and knew if it was going to snap a five-game losing streak against USC, then the Huskies had to slow down the Trojans’ leading scorers.