Nigel Williams-Goss runs the floor and the team, then declares after his first college practice that it was everything Lorenzo Romar said it would be. Running is the renewed emphasis for UW this preseason.
Head coach Lorenzo Romar will be joined by former NBA Great Mike Dunleavy as a guest speaker.
New basketball strength and conditioning coach Daniel Shapiro has arrived from the NBA with creative, new workouts to enhance conditioning drills. The latest came Monday inside Husky Stadium: "aerial football."
Robert Upshaw averaged 5.3 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.8 blocks per game as a freshman at Fresno State.
Washington will open the 2014 Pac-12 Conference schedule in Tempe against Arizona State.
The Washington Men's Basketball team will play nine home games – including a Dec. 22 battle with Connecticut – two neutral site road games and two true road contests as part of its 2013-14 non-conference schedule.