College sports

Colorado defensive back Tarik Luckett, back, pulls down Washington wide receiver Terrell Bynum after he caught a pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, in Boulder, Colo. Colorado won 20-14. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

UW’s Bynum is more than a reliable set of hands

The versatile wide receiver also does the dirty work on the football field.

 

Washington quarterbacks Kevin Thomson, left, and Jacob Sirmon, right, drop to pass during NCAA college football practice, Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Who will be the guy at quarterback for UW?

New head coach Jimmy Lake and offensive coordinator John Donovan are in no rush to name a starter.

 

Community sports roundup: Local golfers earn alternate spots

A trio of county natives will be first alternates for the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship.

 

Washington coach Lindsay Meggs follows team practice at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb., Friday, June 15, 2018. Washington plays Mississippi State on Saturday in the NCAA College World Series baseball tournament.. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

UW baseball ordered to vacate wins from 2018 CWS season

Washington, which is appealing, was found to have provided impermissible travel benefits to recruits.

Washington coach Lindsay Meggs follows team practice at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb., Friday, June 15, 2018. Washington plays Mississippi State on Saturday in the NCAA College World Series baseball tournament.. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
Washington running back Sean McGrew (25) runs the ball as BYU defensive back D'Angelo Mandell (16) tracks him down during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, in Provo, Utah. (AP Photo/George Frey)

Updated UW, WSU football schedules released by Pac-12

Both teams open on the road Nov. 7 with the Apple Cup scheduled to take place Nov. 27 in Pullman.

Washington running back Sean McGrew (25) runs the ball as BYU defensive back D'Angelo Mandell (16) tracks him down during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, in Provo, Utah. (AP Photo/George Frey)
Washington State offensive lineman Abraham Lucas, left, blocks Colorado defensive tackle Na'im Rodman during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Pullman, Wash., Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

Archbishop Murphy alum Lucas has unfinished business at WSU

The redshirt junior standout says he has no regrets coming back to play despite the uncertain season.

Washington State offensive lineman Abraham Lucas, left, blocks Colorado defensive tackle Na'im Rodman during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Pullman, Wash., Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)
Washington co-defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake works with players at the first practice of spring football for the NCAA college team Wednesday, March 28, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

UW ‘off and running’ in preparing for season opener

After a ‘roller coaster’ offseason, new head coach Jimmy Lake turns his attention to the football field.

Washington co-defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake works with players at the first practice of spring football for the NCAA college team Wednesday, March 28, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Pac-12 reverses course, votes to play football this fall

Pac-12 reverses course, votes to play football this fall

The league announces that a seven-game conference-only schedule will begin on Nov. 6.

Pac-12 reverses course, votes to play football this fall
Pac-12 reportedly eyeing Oct. 31 start for football

Pac-12 reportedly eyeing Oct. 31 start for football

But don’t fault the conference for its extreme caution during a pandemic.

Pac-12 reportedly eyeing Oct. 31 start for football
As Big Ten announces return, Pac-12 still in holding pattern

As Big Ten announces return, Pac-12 still in holding pattern

The conference still has many hurdles to clear before being able to announce a similar plan.

As Big Ten announces return, Pac-12 still in holding pattern
UW Athletics implements latest round of cuts

UW Athletics implements latest round of cuts

Washington eliminates 16 positions as it continues to deal with the fallout of the virus pandemic.

UW Athletics implements latest round of cuts
Legendary WSU broadcaster Robertson dies at age 91

Legendary WSU broadcaster Robertson dies at age 91

‘His voice is Cougar football, and always will be.’

Legendary WSU broadcaster Robertson dies at age 91
Rapid, daily virus testing touted as ‘game-changer’ for Pac-12

Rapid, daily virus testing touted as ‘game-changer’ for Pac-12

The league announces a partnership that could allow football and basketball to begin sooner than expected.

Rapid, daily virus testing touted as ‘game-changer’ for Pac-12
Legendary Edmonds CC men’s hoops coach Kingsbury passes away

Legendary Edmonds CC men’s hoops coach Kingsbury passes away

The Snohomish County Sports Hall of Famer coached the Tritons from 1969-2005.

Legendary Edmonds CC men’s hoops coach Kingsbury passes away
The Herald’s 2019-20 Woman of the Year in Sports: Raigan Reed

The Herald’s 2019-20 Woman of the Year in Sports: Raigan Reed

The recent Lake Stevens grad and Boise State freshman dominated on the court and inspired off of it.

The Herald’s 2019-20 Woman of the Year in Sports: Raigan Reed
The Herald’s 2019-20 Man of the Year in Sports: Jake Luton

The Herald’s 2019-20 Man of the Year in Sports: Jake Luton

The MP alum battled through numerous major injuries at Oregon State to be drafted the NFL’s Jaguars.

The Herald’s 2019-20 Man of the Year in Sports: Jake Luton
To survive, century-old boat builder needs college football

To survive, century-old boat builder needs college football

Football money powers college rowing programs, which keep Pocock Racing Shells in Everett afloat.

To survive, century-old boat builder needs college football
NCAA grants fall athletes extra year of eligibility

NCAA grants fall athletes extra year of eligibility

The decision brings peace of mind to some, but is likely to create complications in the years to come.

NCAA grants fall athletes extra year of eligibility
Washington Huskies defensive back and Archbishop Murphy High School graduate Kyler Gordon won’t be playing this fall after the Pac-12 canceled fall football because of the coronavirus pandemic. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

POLL RESULTS: Voters favor Pac-12 canceling fall football

However, the vote was close, with 44% of responders saying the conference made the wrong call.

Washington Huskies defensive back and Archbishop Murphy High School graduate Kyler Gordon won’t be playing this fall after the Pac-12 canceled fall football because of the coronavirus pandemic. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
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