It was as ugly as the 53-24 final score indicated. For the tenth consecutive season, the Washington Huskies football team has lost three consecutive games during the course of the year, thanks to its blowout […]
The Washington Huskies allowed more than 300 rushing yards in a 53-24 loss to the Arizona State Sun Devils.
The Washington Huskies’ defense has one shortcoming, and improvement in that department may be the difference Saturday in Tempe.
In suffering consecutive losses to top-5 teams over the past two weeks, Washington has struggled to get the offense going early in games. That has led to second half deficits and the team being forced to play catch up.
Washington didn’t get it done. The Huskies starting QB Keith Price didn’t get it done. The Washington defense didn’t get it done. The coaching staff was also found wanting. All across the board, Washington was inferior to the Ducks (6-0) on October 12th.
Marcus Mariota threw for 366 yards and three touchdowns, added another 88 yards and one TD rushing, and the second-ranked Ducks won their 10th straight over their rivals to the north with a 45-24 victory over No. 16 Washington on Saturday.
One of the all-time best quarterbacks in the SEC is still busy rewriting the record books while keeping the Georgia Bulldogs in the SEC and BCS title hunt.
The call was heartbreaking, especially after the fight the team showed for 58 minutes to give itself an opportunity to win.
Ty Montgomery had several drops and one of his worst games in a loss at Washington last season. A year later, he turned in a breakout performance that saved Stanford.
What the Huskies have going for them is an increase in offensive production thanks to the switch to an up-tempo scheme, a resurgence in Keith Price and a more experienced offensive line.