Deep Coaching Ties Between No. 6 Washington, CaliforniaCal head coach Justin Wilcox served both under Chris Petersen at Boise State and as the defensive coordinator at Washington for two years with Steve Sarkisian.
Washington's Dante Pettis Ties NCAA Punt Return RecordWashington's Dante Pettis has tied the NCAA career record for punt return touchdowns, taking a kick 77 yards for a score in the first quarter against Fresno State on Saturday night.
Old Friends Clash As No. 6 Washington Host Fresno StateWhen Jeff Tedford told Chris Petersen he was leaving his role as an offensive consultant with Washington to take the head coaching job at Fresno State, Petersen was all for it.
Washington's Pettis on Verge of NCAA Punt Return RecordPettis' 67-yard punt return touchdown in Saturday's 63-7 rout of Montana was the seventh of his career, giving him the Pac-12 career record by himself and only one shy of the all-time NCAA mark.
No. 7 Washington Does As Expected, Rolls Montana 63-7Dante Pettis weaved his way 67 yards for his Pac-12 record-breaking seventh career punt return touchdown, Jake Browning threw for 259 yards and two touchdowns, and Washington rolled past Montana 63-7 on Saturday night.
Plum Named AP Player of the YearPlum had a historic season at Washington, where she led the nation with 31.7 point per game, along with 5.1 rebounds and 4.8 blocks. The University of Washington guard finished with double digit points in every game this season, and never scored less than 20 points in any game.
Washington Releases Top Recruit Porter From CommitmentWashington released high school star Michael Porter Jr. from his national letter of intent.
Plum Leads Way as Washington Beats Montana State 91-63Kelsey Plum scored 17 of her 29 points in the second half, Chantel Osahor had her 28th double-double of the season with 16 points and 19 rebounds, and No. 3 seed Washington pulled away in the second half for a 91-63 win over 14th-seeded Montana State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday night.
Washington Could Be Gutted After Head Coach Firing
Plum Breaks NCAA Scoring Mark as Washington Beats Utah 84-77For the final regular season game of her college career, Washington's star orchestrated the finest performance of her career and one of the best in NCAA history. And with it, Plum scored a career-best 57 points and put an end to her quest of tracking down Jackie Stiles and the number 3,393.
NCAA: Notre Dame Must Vacate Wins After Academic MisconductThe NCAA announced Tuesday that it has ordered Notre Dame to vacate all 21 victories from the 2012-13 seasons because a former student athletic trainer committed academic misconduct by doing substantial course work for two players and impermissibly helped six others
UW Basketball Defense Awakens in 92-58 Win Over NAUAfter struggling defensively in its first two games of the season — even surrendering 98 points to Yale in a home loss to open the 2016 slate — Washington appeared to find its mojo on both sides of the ball Sunday in a 92-58 win over Northern Arizona at Alaska Airlines Arena.