College sports

Improvement of O-line, run game key to UW’s success

After losing Adams to injury, UW inserted new blood and was able to find consistency on the ground.

 

Community roundup: Local runners help win a national title

Club Northwest won the Men’s Masters division at the USATF National Club Cross Country Championships

 

WSU defensive lineman voted a first-team All-American

Washington’s Pettis and WSU’s O’Connell make the second team; UW’s Vea earns a spot on the third team

 

Williams leads No. 12 Gonzaga to 97-70 rout of Washington

The contest was the first game in Seattle between the in-state foes since 2005

Washington State dismisses top receiver Tavares Martin Jr.

He lead the Cougars with 70 catches and nine touchdowns in the regular season

Petersen and the Huskies adjusting to quirks of Bowl Season

The head coach and Washington have a lot going on: exams, prep for a bowl game and recruiting.

Army tops Navy after a missed last-second field goal

The Black Knights reclaim the Commander in Chief’s trophy for the first time since 1996.

UW’s Thybulle flourishing in Hopkins’ zone defense

The Huskies’ lanky forward is averaging 3.3 steals per game, which ranks sixth nationally.

Penn State’s Barkley presents ‘great challenge’ for UW

The Huskies have faced some top talent this season, and the Nittany Lions RB is another for the list.

AP announces its 2017 All-Pac-12 Conference football teams

Four Cougars and three Huskies named to the first team

Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield named the AP Player of the Year

Stanford RB Bryce Love comes in second in the voting and Louisville QB Lamar Jackson is third

Washington stuns No. 2 Kansas 74-65

Matisse Thybulle scores 19 points to lead the Huskies to an enormous upset over the Jayhawks on the road.

Improvement of Huskies’ posts to be tested vs. No. 2 Kansas

Noah Dickerson and Sam Timmins have progressed, but the Jayhawks are formidable foes.

No. 4 Villanova cruises past No. 12 Gonzaga 88-72

Mikal Bridges scores 28 points to lead the Wildcats over the Bulldogs in the Jimmy V Classic.

Washington’s Vea named Pac-12 defensive player of the year

Stanford running back Love picked as the league’s top offensive player.

Former King’s star Kispert has had immediate impact at Gonzaga

A starter since the first game of his freshman season, Kispert is averaging 10.4 points per game.

Taggart leaving Oregon to replace Fisher at Florida State

Taggart posted a 7-5 record in his only season as head coach of the Ducks

UW closely resembles Fiesta Bowl opponent Penn State

Both teams have dynamic running backs, accurate quarterbacks and tough defenses.

WSU’s Falk wins Burlsworth Trophy for top former walk-on

Cougars’ QB surprisingly beat out Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield, a Heisman finalist.

CHARTS: Corey Kispert vs. previous Gonzaga freshmen

Here’s a look at how the Edmonds native and King’s High School grad stacks up historically.