College sports

LSU’s Burrow wins Heisman Trophy

The QB receives a record 90.7% of all 1st-place votes in a landslide win over Oklahoma’s Jalen Hurts.

Perry rushes for 304 yards, Navy defeats Army

The 21st-ranked Midshipmen win 31-7 to snap a three-game losing streak to the Black Knights.

Petersen’s departure not affecting UW recruiting

A number of 2020 recruits have reaffirmed their commitments to the Huskies and new coach Jimmy Lake.

Washington head coach Chris Petersen watches the scoreboard during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Oregon State in Corvallis, Ore., Friday, Nov. 8, 2019. Washington won 19-7. (AP Photo/Amanda Loman)

Patterson: Catching up on the news while I was away

Thoughts on Chris Petersen stepping down from UW, Jake Christiansen returning to the Tips, and more.

Washington head coach Chris Petersen watches the scoreboard during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Oregon State in Corvallis, Ore., Friday, Nov. 8, 2019. Washington won 19-7. (AP Photo/Amanda Loman)

Community sports roundup: Locals lift WWU women’s soccer

The Western Washington University women’s soccer team is on to the NCAA Division II national semifinals, and a pair of Snohomish County products played significant… Continue reading

Elleby leads WSU men’s basketball over New Mexico St.

The sophomore guard scored 20 points as the Cougars avenged a pair of losses from last season.

Young, big Huskies ready to finally take down Gonzaga

UW came close last season, but has lost 12 of the past 13 meetings against its in-state rival.

WSU women’s soccer team loses in national semifinals

The Cougars’ program-best run ends with a 2-1 loss to North Carolina.

UW’s Bryant to forgo senior season, declare for NFL draft

The playmaker has 52 catches for 825 yards this season, third among all tight ends in the country.

WSU, Leach reach argreement on contract extension

The deal extends the football coach’s contract through the 2024 season.

Green leads Washington over Eastern Washington

The transfer guard comes off the bench to score 20 points in UW’s 90-80 win.

Hopkins reflects on Petersen’s departure from UW

Hopkins says he’s sad to see his ‘mentor and friend’ step down, but understands the toll coaching takes.

Lake ‘the right guy’ to take over UW football program

Huskies athletic director Jen Cohen said the decision was quick but wasn’t made in haste.

How UW coach Chris Petersen knew it was time to step down

The Huskies’ leader said he made his decision in the days leading up to the Apple Cup.

No. 22 Washington men’s hoops ousts South Dakota, 75-55

The Huskies won their 4th straight, holding the nation’s top 3-point shooting team to 17.4% from deep.

Former Wesco stars fueling Western’s bid for a national title

Gabby Gunterman and Kayleigh Harper have helped WWU reach the NCAA Division II volleyball tournament

UW makes it 7 straight Apple Cup wins

Washington’s defense stymies WSU’s Air Raid attack yet again and the Huskies roll to a 31-13 victory.

Cougs’ defense wary of Eason despite QB’s recent struggles

Washington State is still cautious of the imposing traits the Lake Stevens grad brings to the table.

Little at stake in this year’s Apple Cup

Both the Huskies and Cougars are in the midst of disappointing 6-5 seasons.

No. 8 Gonzaga holds off No. 11 Oregon for 73-72 overtime win

The Bulldogs led by as many 17 points in the first half.

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