It’s no surprise that Washington State’s receivers are productive in coach Mike Leach’s Air Raid offense. But it is a surprise that true freshman River Cracraft is among the best of them.
Bishop Sankey carried a school-record 40 times for 161 yards and a touchdown and Keith Price threw for two touchdowns to help No. 16 Washington beat Arizona 31-13 on Saturday night.
Washington’s electric start to the season and an offense that’s among the best in the country are about to get a test that will help determine just how good these Huskies really are.
Washington State’s losing streak reached eight games with a 73-56 road loss to No. 12 Arizona. The consolation for the Pac-12’s last-place team is that after falling far behind, the Cougars rallied to keep things sort of close and give Arizona coach Sean Miller something to grumble about afterward.
Instead of a season-saving victory, the Huskies are riding a four-game losing streak for the first time in five years thanks to a 57-53 loss to the eighth-ranked Arizona Wildcats.
1090 The Fan’s Bill Swartz’s looks into why Huskies coach Lorenzo Romar isn’t starting his top five players at this point in the season.