A Seattle police report on an incident involving Washington tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins said the driver of a vehicle involved in a weekend accident had a bloody nose consistent with hitting his face on the windshield and the strong odor of an alcoholic beverage.
Dewayne Dedmon could only watch from the USC bench as his Trojans watched a two-point lead turn into a seven-point deficit midway through the second half. The rest of the USC team was just as helpless as host Washington sunk 17 free throws without a miss over the final 17:40 to put the Trojans away, 65-57, on Wednesday night.
Washington dropped yet another Sunday. The Colorado Buffaloes (22-5, 11-5 Pac-12) won their seventh straight game as they took a step closer to securing one of the first-round byes for the conference tournament.
The Huskies fell apart in the second half of a 70-52 loss to the 12th-ranked Wildcats Wednesday night.
C.J. Wilcox broke out of a shooting skid with 24 points, Shawn Kemp Jr., added all 10 of his points in the second half, and Washington pulled away late for a 72-62 win over Oregon State on Saturday night.
Oregon’s Johnathan Loyd scored all 11 of his points in the second half, Damyean Dotson finished with 13 and the No. 23 Ducks snapped a two-game road losing streak with a 65-52 win over Washington on Wednesday night.
The University simply couldn’t contain the exploding offense of the USC Trojans.
Larry Drew II ignored Shabazz Muhammad clapping for the ball at the top of the key and launched a jumper of his own at the buzzer, lifting UCLA to a 59-57 victory over Washington on Thursday night, ending a two-game skid.
The Huskies are 5-4 in Pac-12 play and 13-9 overall midway through the conference schedule. Head coach Lorenzo Romar’s squad is still looking for his team’s winning mojo and game-to-game consistency.
Aziz N’Diaye converted a three-point play off an offensive rebound with 34 seconds left, Shawn Kemp Jr. scored a career-high 18 in just his second start and the Huskies held off The Sun Devils 96-92 on Saturday night despite 32 points from Arizona State’s Jahii Carson.