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Huskies Basketball

Oregon women score 35 in 4th, beat No. 24 Washington 75-63

SEATTLE — Maite Cazorla and Kat Cooper each scored 16 points and Oregon used 35 fourth-quarter points to beat No. 24 Washington 75-63 on Sunday.

Date: 02/07/2016 | Sports

Huskies lose 6th straight to 'Cats

No. 23 Arizona holds on to beat Huskies 77-72

Date: 02/06/2016 | Sports

Checking in on the exciting UW men's basketball team

I haven't had a whole lot of time to take in the University of Washington men's basketball team this season, but now that the Seahawks' season is over and the Mariners' pre-spring training luncheon has been dealt with, I can maybe devote a little bit of my time to the Huskies. In that...

Date: 02/06/2016 | Seattle Sidelines

Big crowd expected for Huskies vs. Wildcats

SEATTLE — Students planned to camp outside Hec Edmundson Pavilion on Friday night, the first such gathering in recent memory for a Washington Huskies basketball game. They already turned out in surprising numbers for each of UW's past three home games, filling the "Dawg...

Date: 02/05/2016 | Sports

Plum scores 30, but No. 9 Oregon St beats No. 24 Washington 61-53

SEATTLE — Scott Rueck and Oregon State jumped and screamed six years ago on the Washington court like they had just won a title. In reality, it was just Rueck’s first conference win, deep into an abysmal initial season at the helm of the Beavers.

Date: 02/05/2016 | Sports

Huskies outlast Sun Devils

Murray scores 34, UW rallies to 95-83 win over ASU in OT

Date: 02/03/2016 | Sports

Earning his keep

Freshman Green's minutes steadily increasing for Huskies

Date: 02/02/2016 | Sports

Plum leads No. 25 Washington women to 75-65 win over Cal

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Kelsey Plum scored 28 points, surpassing 2,000 for her career, and No. 25 Washington defeated California 75-65 on Sunday.

Date: 01/31/2016 | Sports

Huskies fall to Trojans

Jovanovic leads USC to 98-88 win over Washington

Date: 01/30/2016 | Sports

Ready to rumble

Huskies know rematch with USC will be a tough test

Date: 01/29/2016 | Sports

No. 16 Stanford women top No. 25 Washington 69-53

STANFORD, Calif. — Lili Thompson scored 19 of her 27 points in the first half to help No. 16 Stanford build a big lead en route to a 69-53 win over No. 25 Washington 69-53 in Pac-12 women’s basketball action Friday night.

Date: 01/29/2016 | Sports

Huskies hang on in L.A.

UW blows 18-point lead, but battles to beat UCLA 86-84

Date: 01/28/2016 | Sports

UW's young roster still learning how to defend

LOS ANGELES — Andrew Andrews was a freshman — not even a freshman, really, because it was still summer — when he realized just how much defensive effort the college game would demand.It was his first open gym session at the University of Washington. Scott...

Date: 01/27/2016 | Sports

Huskies are wary, confident heading to UCLA and USC

SEATTLE — As the Washington Huskies prepare this week for what might be the Pac-12's most challenging basketball road trip — at UCLA and USC — they have reason to be confident.Why? Because they've already beaten both the Bruins and Trojans this season.

Date: 01/26/2016 | Sports

Washington women enter AP Top 25 for first time since 2003

University of Washington women’s basketball coach Mike Neighbors has the Huskies back in the Top 25 for the first time in nearly 13 years.

Date: 01/25/2016 | Sports

Huskies fall in OT

Huskies fall 80-75 to Utah, drop into tie for first with Oregon

Date: 01/24/2016 | Sports

Huskies stuff Buffaloes

Andrews scores 33, UW earns 95-83 win over Colorado

Date: 01/20/2016 | Sports

‘Confident’ Crisp has been clutch for Huskies

SEATTLE — David Crisp dances in airports.Like, for real. By himself. In the middle of the terminal. For proof, consult the Washington Huskies men's basketball Twitter account, which on Saturday night, not long after UW's 89-85 victory at Arizona State, posted a video...

Date: 01/19/2016 | Sports

Cohen named Huskies’ interim athletic director

SEATTLE — Jennifer Cohen, a University of Washington employee since 1998, will serve as the UW’s interim athletic director while the school conducts a national search for Scott Woodward’s permanent replacement.

Date: 01/19/2016 | Sports

Pac-12 honors Huskies' Plum

SAN FRANCISCO — University of Washington guard Kelsey Plum was named the Pac-12 Women's Basketball Player of the Week on Monday. Plum averaged 27.5 points per game in leading the Huskies to wins over a pair of ranked teams over the weekend.The Huskies defeated No. 17...

Date: 01/18/2016 | Sports

Huskies top Sun Devils

Andrews scores 30, Washington beats Arizona State 89-85

Date: 01/16/2016 | Sports

UW women topple No. 17 UCLA 64-56

SEATTLE — Kelsey Plum had 23 points, Talia Walton added 22 and Washington topped No. 17 UCLA 64-56 on Friday Night.

Date: 01/15/2016 | Sports

UW’s Romar ‘pretty sure’ Andrews will play vs. ASU

TEMPE, Ariz. — The Pac-12's leading scorer spoke with reporters on Thursday night with his right ankle heavily wrapped, hobbling some in the hallway outside the visitor's locker room at McKale Center.A day later and about 113 miles to the northwest, Andrew Andrews sat...

Date: 01/15/2016 | Sports

Cats wallop Dawgs

No. 18 Arizona overpowers Washington for 99-67 win

Date: 01/14/2016 | Sports

Pac-12's first-place Huskies take on Arizona

SEATTLE — Three games into the Pacific-12 Conference season, the freshman-laden University of Washington men's basketball team is the league's surprising leader.Of course, given that two of those victories came in overtime against UCLA and Washington State, and the...

Date: 01/13/2016 | Sports

Huskies top Cougars

Andrews scores 29, Washington beats Washington St. 99-95 in OT

Date: 01/09/2016 | Sports

UW women fall short in 68-61 loss to No. 14 ASU

SEATTLE — Sophie Brunner had 15 points and nine rebounds as No. 14 Arizona State beat Washington 68-61 on Friday night.The Sun Devils (12-3, 3-0 Pac-12) forced Kelsey Plum to miss a difficult jumper with just over a minute left and the Sun Devils leading by three.

Date: 01/08/2016 | Sports

UW's Andrews thriving at point guard

PULLMAN — Before Dony Wilcher gets into the early mornings, the pull-ups at Peninsula Park, the sprints in the sand and up staircases and the endless hours spent snapping jumpers in the gym, let him tell you about the time Washington Huskies guard Andrew Andrews hustled him for...

Date: 01/08/2016 | Sports

Washington’s Scott Woodward named AD at Texas A&M

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Scott Woodward has been named Texas A&M’s athletic director after serving in that same position at Washington since 2008.

Date: 01/08/2016 | Sports

Huskies notebook: UW heads to Pullman for first true road trip

SEATTLE — The travel is nothing new. Washington began this basketball season by flying to Shanghai for a single game against Texas, and two weeks later trekked to the Bahamas for a three-game tournament.In Shanghai, though, the Huskies played before a neutral crowd on...

Date: 01/07/2016 | Sports

Pac-12 honors Huskies’ Andrews

Washington's Andrew Andrews was named Pac-12 Player of the Week on Monday for the second time this season.The fifth-year senior point guard from Portland tied a career high with 35 points in UW's 96-93 double-overtime victory over UCLA on Friday, then scored 24 points...

Date: 01/04/2016 | Sports

Down 22, Huskies rally to beat USC 87-85

SEATTLE — He jumped and screamed and waved his arms, punching the air with joyous fury as he stalked in front of the scorer’s table, the kind of celebration this team has not frequently initiated in recent years.

Date: 01/03/2016 | Sports

Huskies trying to adjust to officials calling tighter games

SEATTLE — His teenaged players might not have totally understood it until they took the Hec Edmundson Pavilion court on Friday night, but Washington Huskies coach Lorenzo Romar frequently emphasizes the importance of consistent energy and execution once Pac-12 play begins.

Date: 01/02/2016 | Sports

Huskies beat Bruins in 2OT

Andrews scores 35 points as Washington beats No. 25 UCLA 96-93

Date: 01/01/2016 | Sports

UC Santa Barbara stuns Huskies 83-78

SEATTLE — The UCLA Bruins visit Hec Edmundson Pavilion on Friday. UCLA has beaten Kentucky. UCLA has beaten Gonzaga. So, it can be safely assumed that UCLA will play a more challenging style of basketball than UC Santa...

Date: 12/28/2015 | Sports

Washington beats in-town rival Seattle for 11th straight time

SEATTLE – Since the series renewed in 2009, the Washington Huskies and Seattle University Redhawks have played mostly to lopsided final scores that exclusively favor the UW.

Date: 12/22/2015 | Sports

Felder scores 38 as Oakland beats Washington 97-83

SEATTLE — At 5-foot-9 and 176 pounds, Oakland point guard Kahlil "Kay" Felder does not amaze with aesthetics. He does not stand out in a layup line. He does not leap above defenders for ferocious dunks.

Date: 12/19/2015 | Sports

Oakland 'unlike any opponent' the Huskies have faced

SEATTLE — To best describe the task of defending 5-foot-9, 176-pound Oakland point guard Kahlil Felder, whose team visits the Washington Huskies for a 1:30 p.m. game Saturday at Hec Edmundson Pavilion, coach Lorenzo Romar has to reach all the way back to his rec-league days.

Date: 12/18/2015 | Sports

Huskies' frenetic style too much for Montana in 92-62 blowout win

SEATTLE — Lorenzo Romar continues to brace for the storm. He knows there are opponents on this year’s schedule that will not allow his Washington Huskies men’s basketball team to score off turnovers, to pressure its way into easy offense, to dribble and pass and dunk...

Date: 12/12/2015 | Sports

Breunig Blossoming

Ex-Husky forward has become force for Montana

Date: 12/11/2015 | Sports

Andrews scores 32 as Huskies rout TCU 92-67

SEATTLE — How thoroughly did the Washington Huskies dominate the visiting TCU Horned Frogs on Tuesday night?Consider the following first-half sequence:After senior guard Andrew Andrews netted a 3-pointer late in the first half, Matisse Thybulle stole the...

Date: 12/08/2015 | Sports

Thybulle leads Huskies to 87-69 victory over Cal State-Fullerton

SEATTLE — Matisse Thybulle owns his identity as a defensive-oriented basketball player.

Date: 12/06/2015 | Sports

Huskies' men's basketball team home for 8 straight games

SEATTLE — After spending the first two-plus weeks of the regular season globetrotting, the Washington Huskies are about to become homebodies.They opened the season in Shanghai. They played two home games before leaving for the Bahamas, where they played three games in...

Date: 12/05/2015 | Sports

Second-half spurt lifts Huskies past Charlotte 71-66

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — Andrew Andrews had 30 points and 13 rebounds and Washington rallied in the second half to slip past Charlotte 71-66 Friday in the seventh-place game at the Battle 4 Atlantis.Noah Dickerson added 13 points and nine rebounds.

Date: 11/27/2015 | Sports

Huskies lose second straight, fall 82-70 to Texas

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — Texas is still far away from where it wants to be this season.But the Longhorns made a lot of progress in their second game at the Battle 4 Atlantis.

Date: 11/26/2015 | Sports

No. 10 Gonzaga rolls past Washington 80-64 in Bahamas

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — The Gonzaga-Washington rivalry is back, accompanied by the sound of whistles.

Date: 11/25/2015 | Sports

No. 10 Gonzaga heads deep field at Battle 4 Atlantis

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — No one had to explain to Texas coach Shaka Smart about what to expect in this week’s Battle 4 Atlantis tournament. He’s already experienced it firsthand.

Date: 11/24/2015 | Sports

Huskies improve to 3-0, rout Penn 104-67

SEATTLE — Noah Dickerson has an extremely simple explanation for Washington's fast starts in the past two games: "We get after it from the get-go. We're ready."

Date: 11/21/2015 | Sports

Chriss leads Washington to 100-67 rout of Mount St. Mary's

SEATTLE — The physical challenge was going to be obvious for Washington, returning home less than a week after playing its season opener 7,000 miles away in China.

Date: 11/19/2015 | Sports

Husky men have four big Dawgs

SEATTLE — Upon arrival as an eighth-grader at a private school in Georgia, Washington Huskies freshman forward Noah Dickerson looked at his schedule and wanted it changed.Dance class? Uh, no.

Date: 11/19/2015 | Sports

Huskies sign 5-star guard in Fultz

One of the highest-rated recruits in University of Washington men's basketball history has signed his binding national letter of intent to play for the Huskies.Markelle Fultz, a 6-foot-4 guard from DeMatha Catholic High School in Maryland, committed to the Huskies in August...

Date: 11/13/2015 | Sports

Huskies blazing Pac-12 trail in China

At the Hangzhou, China headquarters of the Alibaba Group, Washington Huskies men's basketball coach Lorenzo Romar tried to teach a simple hand signal to one of the world's most powerful businessmen.The Huskies are overseas to play their regular-season opener against the...

Date: 11/12/2015 | Sports

Re-building a program

Local talent, early visits key Huskies’ deep recruiting classes

Date: 11/11/2015 | Sports

Huskies beat SPU 98-80 in exhibition game

SEATTLE — If nothing else, the Washington Huskies men’s basketball team wants to play fast this season. They want to take the ball out of the net and race to the other end of the floor. They want to contest passing lanes defensively and hope to force turnovers that lead to easy baskets.

Date: 11/05/2015 | Sports

Young and talented

Huskies return two rotation players and have seven freshmen

Date: 11/04/2015 | Sports

NBA’s Lakers cut former Husky Robert Upshaw

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — The Los Angeles Lakers have waived center Robert Upshaw and guard Michael Frazier II.The moves trimmed the Lakers’ roster Tuesday to 17 players, two over the NBA maximum.

Date: 10/20/2015 | Sports

Arizona picked to repeat as Pac-12 basketball champion

SAN FRANCISCO — Two-time defending champion Arizona has been chosen to win the Pac-12 regular-season title for a fourth straight season.

Date: 10/15/2015 | Sports

Oregon State picked to win Pac-12 women’s basketball title

SAN FRANCISCO — Oregon State has been picked to repeat as Pac-12 women’s basketball champion by the conference’s coaches.

Date: 10/14/2015 | Sports

Not just any trip

Huskies' season-opening trek to China includes class work

Date: 10/13/2015 | Sports

Rejuvenated Husky men are young, athletic

SEATTLE — Andrew Andrews watched Washington's offseason exodus unfold from afar, spending most of the summer at his family's home in Portland, Oregon, after graduating from UW in June.His Sociology degree in hand, Andrews, now a fifth-year senior, didn't need to stay...

Date: 10/01/2015 | Sports

UW signs hoops recruit for 2017

SEATTLE — Daejon Davis knows all about the glory days of the Lorenzo Romar era, about the Washington Huskies teams that played in the NCAA tournament, about Brandon Roy and Nate Robinson and Will Conroy. He just isn’t old enough to have actually watched them.

Date: 08/25/2015 | Sports

Five-star guard commits to UW hoops

One of the nation’s top-ranked guards says he’s going to play basketball for the Washington Huskies.

Date: 08/21/2015 | Sports

Conroy returns to Huskies as assistant basketball coach

SEATTLE — Former University of Washington basketball player Will Conroy is returning to the program as an assistant coach.The school announced the hiring Thursday.

Date: 06/04/2015 | Sports

New Zealand prospect Timmins signs letter of intent to play for UW

Washington’s recruitment of New Zealand prospect Sam Timmins began around late February and developed quickly and quietly. A 6-foot-10, 250-pound center, Timmins was not on the radar of any popular recruiting websites, and his name was apparently not familiar in the United States to even the most...

Date: 04/30/2015 | Sports

Storm signs former Husky Davis

SEATTLE — Former University of Washington standout Jazmine Davis has signed a training camp contract with the Seattle Storm.The WNBA team announced the signing Wednesday.

Date: 04/29/2015 | Sports

Jarreau joins the exodus from Husky basketball team

SEATTLE — College basketball’s free-agency season continues to exact a toll on the Washington Huskies’ roster.This time it’s Jernard Jarreau, a fifth-year-senior-to-be, who is leaving the UW program.

Date: 04/28/2015 | Sports

Hazen basketball star commits to UW

SEATTLE — Another highly rated, in-state prospect announced a commitment to play basketball for the Washington Huskies over the weekend.

Date: 04/27/2015 | Sports

New Dawg

Auburn forward Atewe transfers to Washington

Date: 04/21/2015 | Sports

Williams-Goss, two others to leave UW basketball program

SEATTLE — Washington leading scorer Nigel Williams-Goss and two others have been granted their release and will transfer from the Huskies’ men’s basketball program.

Date: 04/10/2015 | Sports

Reports: Williams-Goss plans to transfer from Washington

SEATTLE — The Washington Huskies men’s basketball team might be losing its best player.

Date: 04/09/2015 | Sports

Washington assistant Otzelberger returns to Iowa State

AMES, Iowa — University of Washington assistant men’s basketball coach T.J. Otzelberger is returning to Iowa State after two seasons in Seattle.

Date: 04/01/2015 | Sports

Shooting woes cost Washington women in 86-80 NCAA loss

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Washington was looking for one more shot to fall, one more rebound to fall its way.

Date: 03/20/2015 | Sports

UW women back in NCAA Tournament for first time since 2007

SEATTLE — Washington is returning to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2007.

Date: 03/16/2015 | Sports

Washington knocked out

Stanford rallies to beat Huskies 71-69 in Pac-12 tourney

Date: 03/11/2015 | Sports

Andrews key to UW’s tournament success

LAS VEGAS — Andrew Andrews played here in last year’s Pac-12 tournament, but he wasn’t himself.Instead, he was awake all night vomiting, stricken with a case of apparent food poisoning approximately 12 hours before the Washington Huskies’ tourney opener against Utah.

Date: 03/11/2015 | Sports

Oregon sweeps player and coach of the year awards in Pac-12

SAN FRANCISCO — Oregon’s Joseph Young has been named the Pac-12 player of the year and Ducks coach Dana Altman has been named coach of the year.

Date: 03/09/2015 | Sports

Huskies upset Utes

Williams-Goss leads Washington to 77-68 win over No. 13 Utah

Date: 03/07/2015 | Sports

UW women beat Utah 75-64 in Pac-12 tourney

SEATTLE — Jazmine Davis and Kelsey Plum combined to score 35 of their 52 points in the second half on Thursday night to help No. 5 seed Washington women beat 12th-seeded Utah 75-64 in the first round of the Pac-12 Conference tournament.

Date: 03/05/2015 | Sports

Cal senior Reshanda Gray named Pac-12 Player of the Year

SAN FRANCISCO — California senior Reshanda Gray has been named Pac-12 Player of the Year in a vote by the league’s coaches.Gray becomes Cal’s second player to be named Player of the Year, joining Devanei Hampton in 2006-07. The Pac-12 announced its annual honors Tuesday.

Date: 03/03/2015 | Sports

Former Washington basketball star Christian Welp dies at 51

SEATTLE — Christian Welp, the 7-foot German center who holds the University of Washington's career scoring record and played three seasons in the NBA, has died. He was 51.

Date: 03/01/2015 | Sports

Plum key as Washington women rally past USC 60-48

SEATTLE — Kelsey Plum scored 27 points and Washington pulled away from USC in the second half to post a 60-48 Pac-12 victory Thursday night.

Date: 02/26/2015 | Sports

Dawgs have no bite

Huskies show little fight in 88-66 blowout loss to UCLA

Date: 02/25/2015 | Sports

Baby steps

UW faces UCLA hoping to build on momentum from Sunday's win

Date: 02/25/2015 | Sports

Huskies snap 7-game losing streak

Andrews leads Washington to 87-84 win over Cougars

Date: 02/22/2015 | Sports

Walton, Plum lead Huskies to 83-43 win over WSU women

PULLMAN — Talia Walton and Kelsey Plum scored 22 points each and Washington raced to an 83-43 win over rival Washington State on Sunday, less 48 hours after losing by 11 in the rivalry game.

Date: 02/22/2015 | Sports

Huskies missed on Cougars' standout Hawkinson

PULLMAN — The Pac-12's leading rebounder grew up in Shoreline, about 15 minutes north of the University of Washington, where he regularly attended football and basketball games as a child. He attended the school's elite basketball camps. His mother played basketball there, and he...

Date: 02/22/2015 | Sports

WSU women pull away from UW in second half

SEATTLE — Lia Galdeira had 23 points and eight assists and Washington State dominated the second half to defeat Washington for the third straight time 83-72 on Friday night.

Date: 02/20/2015 | Sports

UW AD says Romar has his ‘full support’

SEATTLE — University of Washington athletic director Scott Woodward says he’s as disappointed as anybody about the way this season has turned for the Washington Huskies men’s basketball team, but he’s still taking a big-picture view when it comes to assessing coach Lorenzo Romar’s future with the...

Date: 02/19/2015 | Sports

Plum leads Washington women to 79-67 win over over Colorado

BOULDER, Colo. — Kelsey Plum had 28 points on Sunday as Washington jumped ahead and held Colorado at bay for a 79-67 victory.

Date: 02/15/2015 | Sports

Huskies lose 7th straight

Arizona St. outscores UW 23-8 over final 7:45 of game, wins 78-68

Date: 02/15/2015 | Sports

Wildcats swallow up Huskies

No. 7 Arizona routs Washington 86-62

Date: 02/13/2015 | Sports

UW squares off against No. 7 Arizona

SEATTLE — Something about playing against the Arizona Wildcats always seems to bring the best out of the Washington Huskies. Especially during the Lorenzo Romar era, and especially at Hec Edmundson Pavilion.Before Romar took over as UW's coach in 2002, Arizona owned a...

Date: 02/13/2015 | Sports

Commentary: Lack of depth plagues Huskies' basketball team

SEATTLE — Already stinging from a 21-point loss at Utah, coach Lorenzo Romar and the Washington Huskies saw their problems compound with the dismissal of star center Robert Upshaw on Jan. 26.The next day, Romar was asked to assess how the loss of Upshaw, the nation's...

Date: 02/11/2015 | Sports

Beavers top Huskies

Turnovers bury Huskies in 65-50 loss at Oregon State

Date: 02/08/2015 | Sports

Dawgs need bite

Huskies' defense seeks improvement against stingy Beavers

Date: 02/08/2015 | Sports

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