Washington's Talia Walton was selected by the Los Angeles Sparks with the fifth pick of the third round (No. 29 overall) in Thursday's WNBA Draft.
The WNBA League Offices announced the 12 invitees to the WNBA Draft 2016, including Washington forward Talia Walton.
Talia Walton sat at an elevated table, looking out across a room filled with reporters. Minutes after an 80-59 loss to Syracuse in Final Four, the senior was asked to reflect on a season that vaulted Washington into the national spotlight.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Alexis Peterson scored 18 points and Brittney Sykes added 17 to help Syracuse defeat Washington 80-59 in Sunday's national semifinal game.
Friday the United States Basketball Writer's Association announced their 10-player All-America team, which included Husky guard Kelsey Plum.
When Kelsey Plum made her decision to play college basketball at Washington, she made her goals for the future very clear – "I want to win a national championship."
Saturday the 2016 WBCA Division I Coaches All-America Team was announced at the NCAA Division I Women's Final Four, including Washington.
Mike Neighbors planned to take a different path. Washington's coach, born into a family of educators – principals, superintendents, librarians and teachers – wanted to branch out, find a path that would lead him away from the family business.
Washington has arrived at the Final Four and will face Syracuse on Sunday at 5:30 p.m., PT.
Katie Collier never expected to be a starter on a team in the Final Four. Not when she was in elementary school watching the Washington women's program. Not when she battled, and then beat, acute promyelocytic leukemia, in high school before overcoming a torn ACL in college. And not even at the outset of this season.
It was a few days before Christmas when Kelli Kingma walked into a Starbucks with her father, Gregg, to meet with a reporter.
The Los Angeles Athletic Club announced the 2016 John R. Wooden Award® Women's All-Americans on a 30-minute show on ESPNU, including Husky guard Kelsey Plum.