In closing the regular season the way it has, Washington showed its fans progress is being made. And while the Huskies are set to lose a ton of talent off their stellar defense, the coaching staff seems to have gotten a feel for their personnel and key reserves have been understudies from the best.
The 2014 version of the Apple Cup pits Washington (7-5, 3-5) against a Cougars squad that has lost five of their last six games as well as starting quarterback Connor Halliday. That leaves redshirt freshman Luke Falk running Mike Leach’s “Air raid” offense.
Washington’s 37-13 win over Oregon State last Saturday gave the Huskies (7-5, 3-5 Pac-12) their seventh victory and likely ensured the Huskies will have one more game no matter the outcome of Saturday night’s matchup with the Cougars.
The Huskies didn’t have the eye-popping stats of last year’s 69-27 win in Corvallis when they rushed for 530 yards, but they found success with big plays
Washington (6-5, 2-5) hosts Oregon State (5-5, 2-5) in a battle of Pac-12 North division forgottens, hoping to build on its best offensive performance of the season, showed in the disappointing loss to Arizona last Saturday.
The 2014 Washington Husky football season has not gone the way many had envisioned, especially upperclassmen who have been so instrumental in restoring respectability to the program. Saturday night the Dawgs host Oregon State in […]
Washington coach Chris Petersen was still sticking with his chart
Despite out-gaining Arizona 504 to 375 in total offense, Washington (6-5, 2-5) lost on a game-winning field goal by Casey Skowron as time expired. The loss was the Huskies third straight and moved the team to 0-5 against ranked opponents in 2014.
It’s Week 12 of the college football season and perhaps the matchup of the year takes place in the SEC.
Washington (6-4, 2-4) readies for trip to Tucson where it will face 14th-ranked Arizona (7-2, 4-2) having lost three its last four games. The offense will be without Shaq Thompson, moved back to linebacker, and its most dynamic play-maker, John Ross, moved permanently to defense.
Photos from the Huskies’ loss at Arizona Stadium
Photos from Husky Stadium
Photos from the action at Husky Stadium
Photos from Washington’s 45-20 loss at Oregon
Photos from the Huskies’ 31-7 victory
Scenes from the Huskies game on Saturday, September 27.
Scenes from the Huskies-Fighting Illini game at Husky Stadium.