Cupcakes Aside, Now It Gets Tougher For No. 7 WashingtonAfter gorging on weak opponents for three weeks, No. 7 Washington gets its first real test when it travels to Colorado for Saturday's rematch of the Pac-12 title game from last season.
Pettis' 4 Total TDs Leads No. 6 Huskies Past Fresno St 48-16The undercard to Washington's schedule wrapped up as expected, with another one-sided romp and another night where Dante Pettis left the stadium buzzing.
Washington's Dante Pettis Ties NCAA Punt Return RecordWashington's Dante Pettis has tied the NCAA career record for punt return touchdowns, taking a kick 77 yards for a score in the first quarter against Fresno State on Saturday night.
Old Friends Clash As No. 6 Washington Host Fresno StateWhen Jeff Tedford told Chris Petersen he was leaving his role as an offensive consultant with Washington to take the head coaching job at Fresno State, Petersen was all for it.
Washington's Pettis on Verge of NCAA Punt Return RecordPettis' 67-yard punt return touchdown in Saturday's 63-7 rout of Montana was the seventh of his career, giving him the Pac-12 career record by himself and only one shy of the all-time NCAA mark.
No. 7 Washington Does As Expected, Rolls Montana 63-7Dante Pettis weaved his way 67 yards for his Pac-12 record-breaking seventh career punt return touchdown, Jake Browning threw for 259 yards and two touchdowns, and Washington rolled past Montana 63-7 on Saturday night.
No. 7 Washington Returns Home to Host FCS Power MontanaThe former Pacific Coast Conference foes meet for the first time since 1951. It should be a tuneup for the Huskies looking to get their offense on track after a sluggish performance in the opener against Rutgers.
Pettis, Browning Lead No. 8 Washington Past Rutgers, 30-14Dante Pettis woke up Washington just before halftime with his sixth career punt return for a touchdown and Jake Browning threw two second-half touchdown passes in a tougher-than-expected 30-14 victory Friday night.
Former Teammates are Anchors For No. 8 Huskies, No. 24 CougsUW lineman Trey Adams and WSU lineman Cody O'Connell are childhood friends, college standouts and arguably two of the best players in the country at their respective positions.
No. 8 Washington Without LB Azeem Victor vs. RutgersVictor was suspended one game for a violation of team rules, Washington coach Chris Petersen announced Monday. He will be at home in Seattle when the No. 8 Huskies open the season on Friday at Rutgers.
Washington, USC Picked To Win Their Divisions In Pac-12Defending champion Washington is favored to win the North Division.
Huskies' Markelle Fultz Taken No. 1 By 76ersThe Philadelphia 76ers selected guard Markelle Fultz on Thursday night with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft.