Washington Stays On Top In Pac-12, Beats Colorado 95-83
Falk Injured But #24 Cougars Beat Colorado 27-3Gabe Marks and Dom Williams both had touchdown receptions
Back In The Rankings, #24 Washington State Hosts ColoradoIf the Cougars can win their final three games they would finish with 10 wins for the first time since 2003.
Thompson Leads Washington Past Colorado 38-23Linebacker-turned-tailback Shaq Thompson can't wait to get back to doing what he does best
Healthier Huskies Look To Rebound At ColoradoA healthier Huskies offense will look to take advantage of a Colorado defensive unit yielding 5.6 yards per carry to its opponents. To do so, they will have to be more efficient and explosive in the passing game than they were in their last two losses.
Seattle Picks Colorado Wide Receiver Paul RichardsonAfter twice trading down, the Seattle Seahawks picked Colorado wide receiver Paul Richardson with the No. 45 overall pick in the second round of the NFL draft.
Washington Crushed By Colorado For Third Straight LossThe Huskies were led by freshman point guard Nigel Williams-Goss who scored 15 points and delivered four assists. Leading-scorer and All-Pac-12 guard C.J. Wilcox was held to just eight points on 2-for-10 shooting from the field including 0-for-7 from beyond the arc.
Lacy's Efforts Not Enough, Cougars Fall to ColoradoWashington State did make a run in the second half. The team exploded for 43 points behind a 20-6 run that enabled the Cougars to close a 54-35 deficit at the 6:46 mark to a 60-55 game with 56 seconds left.
Wilcox's 31 Powers Washington To Victory Wilcox finished with 31 points on 12-for-18 shooting, including a career-best 7-for-12 from the beyond the arc. The senior guard had 10 points in the first half, but it was the opening portion of the second that saw him take over, largely due to the absence of the 6-foot-6 Dinwiddie.
Johnson, Cougars Come Up Short Against ColoradoIn the 5-minute overtime period, Colorado (14-2, 3-0) went on a 10-4 run to take command of the game. Despite a couple late threes that brought the Cougars to within one, Washington State suffered its third straight conference loss to open the Pac-12 season.
Huskies Blow Out Buffaloes In 59-7 WinKeith Price threw for two touchdowns and ran for another as part of Washington's huge first half on offense, and the Huskies routed Colorado 59-7 to become bowl eligible for the fourth straight season.
Dion: Huskies Can Achieve Best Season Since '01 There is one month left in the regular season for Washington and the importance of how they finish this season hasn't been lost on anyone. This was supposed to be the Huskies' breakthrough season, one in which they overcame the mediocrity of 7-6 campaigns that the program has been mired in for the last three years.