Shawn Kemp Jr. scored 16 points, Nigel Williams-Goss added 14 and Washington pulled away in the second half for a 66-57 win over Tulane on Monday night. The Huskies improved to 11-0, matching the best start in Lorenzo Romar’s tenure as coach. Washington also started 11-0 during the 2005-06 season.
No. 17 Washington trailed Eastern Washington much of the game, but Nigel Williams-Goss and Darin Johnson hit 3-pointers on consecutive possessions in the final 1:16 to cap a big comeback in an 81-77 victory.
San Diego State (6-2) shot just 20.4 percent. It was the lowest shooting percentage for the Aztecs dating to 1996 and the second time this season under 25 percent in a game. They shot 24.6 percent in beating Cal State Bakersfield last month.
Steve, Bill and Jason talk with CBS Sports NFL expert Pete Prisco, CBS Sports Eye on Baseball columnist Matt Snyder, UW Basketball Head Coach Lorenzo Romar, and former Seahawk Robbie Tobeck.
Andrew Andrews scored 20 points and Washington sunk six free throws in the final 48 seconds for the deciding points to edge UTEP 68-65 in the championship game of the Wooden Legacy
Washington signed six recruits for 2015, led by in-state star Dejounte Murray and power forward Marquese Chriss.
The football coaches at the University of Washington and Washington State University were the best paid state employees in 2013.
Ken Bone’s Cougars are 41-56 overall and 13-38 in the Pac-12 Conference three years into the coach’s contract
The final score really did not indicate just how competitive this Pac-12 conference contest was. Washington led for a good portion in this one, playing with a consistent effort that had been seldom seen from the squad this season.
Washington (9-5, 1-0) built a 17-point halftime lead, 40-23, due in large part to its transition game. With Wilcox and Williams-Goss leading the way, the Huskies got up and down the floor to stress the Sun Devils defensively. Washington shot over 60 percent in the first half.