With senior quarterback Keith Price graduating after the bowl game, new head coach Chris Petersen inherits Miles, Jeff Lindquist and true freshman Troy Williams as his quarterbacks. Only Miles has started a game in the NCAA, a 69-27 win over Oregon State.
Returning to the practice field for the Washington Huskies, felt better than usual, Friday. The focus for the football team transitions to finishing the season strong, reaching a pedestal that hasn’t been attained in over a decade and sending the senior class off on a positive note.
Chris Petersen inherits a young team that graduates 14 seniors, including just eight who were on the two-deep depth chart.
Washington has been picked as the opponent for BYU in the Fight Hunger Bowl.
Xavier Thames scored 19 points, and No. 24 San Diego State rallied from a nine-point halftime deficit to beat Washington 70-63 on Sunday.
The Washington Huskies will have their first true road game on Saturday when they face the 24th-ranked San Diego State Aztecs at SDSU’s Viejas Arena.
Chris Petersen has agreed to leave Boise State and become the football coach at Washington, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Friday morning. The person told spoke on the condition of anonymity because the hiring had not been announced by Washington.
The Washington Huskies have a tough task in replacing Steve Sarkisian on a time budget.
A person familiar with the decision tells The Associated Press that Washington’s Steve Sarkisian has accepted the Southern California coaching job.
Behind 200 rushing yards from Bishop Sankey and a couple of late interceptions from the defense, Washington overcame a 10-3 halftime deficit to win its 68th Apple Cup Friday, at Husky Stadium.
Scenes from the November 23, 2013 matchup between the Washington Huskies and Oregon State Beavers.
Scenes from the November 15, 2013 matchup between the Washington Huskies and UCLA Bruins.
Scenes from the November 9, 2013 matchup between the Washington Huskies and Colorado Buffaloes.
Scenes from the October 19, 2013 matchup between the Washington Huskies and the Arizona State Sun Devils.
Scenes from the 10/12 matchup between the Oregon Ducks and the Washington Huskies.