Washington Huskies News
Native American Tribe Assists 53 Stranded Iditarod Dogs in Washington State
The 1,000 mile Iditarod race through the Alaskan snow wasn't the hardest part of the expedition for four teams and 53 dogs from Norway; the most difficult journey was getting back home. The Norwegian teams were planning to fly from home via connecting plane trips from Anchorage to Seattle and then
Need for speed: Fastest players on each top-25 team
Mark Schlabach's 2016 Way-Too-Early Top 25 has Alabama and Florida State in the top two spots, with Michigan and Baylor right behind them. This spring, we've taken a look at everything from the biggest team question mark to the best future presidential candidate . Our latest inquiry: Using
Seventh-seeded Washington earns first trip to Final Four
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- There might be Huskies in the Final Four that everyone expected to see. There will be Huskies that few outside of the Pacific Northwest thought they would see in Indianapolis. No. 7 seed Washington is going to its first Final Four after a 85-76 win against fourth-seeded Stanford.
Why each Elite Eight team could reach Indy -- and who we pick
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- For a quartet of coaches, the Final Four is a business trip. But for hundreds of their peers, that weekend is at least a chance to talk shop if not practice it. So for Washington coach Mike Neighbors, the moment it truly hit home that the Huskies are one win away from the national
Familiarity breeds respect for Washington , Stanford
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- There are rarely many easy points against Stanford, even when there are many games in which to try and get them against the Cardinal. Maybe especially, in that case. Washington All-American Kelsey Plum scored more points the past two seasons than almost any player in the country.
Stanford topples top-seeded Notre Dame; will face UW in Elite Eight
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- There will be at least one team from the Pac-12 in the Final Four. For the first time in six seasons, Notre Dame will not be there. In a day of stunning results, No. 4 seed Stanford pulled off the upset in a 90-84 win against No. 1 Notre Dame. Earlier in the night on the same Rupp
How Washington shocked Kentucky on the road to reach the Elite Eight
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- So will Washington fly back to Seattle before Sunday's regional final? The frequent flyer miles seem to be working rather well so far. Giving itself a run for its money in pulling off the biggest upset of the tournament, No. 7 seed Washington beat third-seeded Kentucky 85-72 in
Washington eases past Kentucky to reach NCAA regional final
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Talia Walton scored 30 points, Chantel Osahor had 19 points and 17 rebounds and seventh-seeded Washington beat third-seeded Kentucky 85-72 on Friday night in an NCAA Lexington Regional semifinal. Kelsey Plum added 23 points, seven assists and six rebounds to help Washington reach
Who would make the best president from each top 25 CFB team?
In the spirit of Gerald Ford, J.C. Watts and Heath Shuler -- college stars-turned-politicians -- here's a look at which player from each team in Mark Schlabach's Way-Too-Early Top 25 would make the best presidential candidate. 1. Alabama Crimson Tide Shaun Dion Hamilton , Jr., LB: Kirby Smart