Washington Hopes This Is The Season It Returns To ProminenceWashington goes into the 2016 season with expectations not seen on Montlake in more than a decade.
Pairings set for Pac-12 PlayThe Pac-12 Conference has announced the weekly pairings and site designations for league action during the 2016-17 men's basketball season. The announcement showcases the games being played and the home/away designations each week of the regular season. Specific dates and times for each game will be announced at a later date once television selections are finalized. Every conference game will be shown by either ESPN, FOX, CBS or the Pac-12 Network.
Huskies Set for Foreign Tour in Australia and New ZealandThe University of Washington men’s basketball team will take a foreign tour this summer and head to Australia and New Zealand July 31-August 11. The squad will compete in five games against teams from Down Under along with getting the full cultural experience with sightseeing and tours.
UW MBB: Donaven Dorsey to Transfer from WashingtonSEATTLE – University of Washington junior guard Donaven Dorsey will transfer from the Husky program, head coach Lorenzo Romar announced. Dorsey has been given a full release from Washington and has two years of eligibility remaining.
UW MBB: Washington Announces 2016-17 Non-Conference ScheduleThe University of Washington men’s basketball 2016-17 non-conference schedule features eight home contests, a Thanksgiving tournament in Las Vegas and three true road matchups, head coach Lorenzo Romar announced Wednesday. Washington will face two teams that advanced past the first round of the 2016 NCAA Tournament, one at home and one on the road, in Yale (NCAA Second Round) and Gonzaga (NCAA Sweet 16).
Harold Baruti Joins Class of 2016University of Washington added another player to its Class of 2016 roster as Harold Baruti has signed a National Letter of Intent to join the Husky program, head coach Lorenzo Romar announced Monday. Baruti is a 6-6 lengthy guard that will be immediately eligible for the Dawgs.
Dejounte Murray Picked 29th by San Antonio Spurs in 2016 NBA DraftWashington is the only school in the nation with two first round picks in the 2016 NBA Draft.
Marquese Chriss Picked Eighth in First Round of NBA DraftUniversity of Washington standout freshman Marquese Chriss became the 12th player to be drafted by the NBA
New Athletic Director Gives Washington Unique DistinctionWashington is the only Power Five school in the country with both a female president and female AD
Washington Names Jennifer Cohen New Athletic DirectorCohen becomes the 15th athletic director in school history and second female athletic director in the past 25 years
Huskies Add Prep Standout Carlos Johnson to Class of 2016
Washington Coach Mike Neighbors Signs Contract Extension After appearing in their first Final Four appearance in school history, Washington has signed coach Mike Neighbors to a contract extension through the 2022-23 season with the Huskies.