Husky Hall of Fame: Dave Williams
Husky Hall of Fame: Mario Bailey
Washington senior center Mike Criste has been named to the preseason watch list for the Rimington Trophy, awarded each year to the nation's top college center.
Three Huskies – Hau'oli Kikaha, Danny Shelton and Shaq Thompson – earned a spot on the Chuck Bednarik Award preseason watch list while Thompson was also named to the list for Paul Hornung Award.
Last week Bishop Sankey was taking final exams in COM 340 and COM 440 and Brian Wolfe was in the Huskies' academic-support offices during UW's final week. Days later they were on their professional sports fields living a completely new life – with wildly varied amounts of money on hand. As Wolfe says: "It's weird."
Vansant, Shelton, Davis among latest Huskies to study in Tahiti
Kickoff time and television arrangements for two more early-season UW football games were announced today as the Pac-12 Conference unveiled the schedule for the first three weeks of the 2014 season.
Six months after he was saluted as a departing WR, the Huskies' fifth-year senior is the 2014 UW Athletic Scholar of the Year presented by the university's Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity.
Fans are welcome to attend next Tuesday, May 20, as the UW football team will go through its annual Husky Combine in the Dempsey Indoor Practice Facility, starting at 8:00 a.m.
Keith Price gets "my foot in the door" with the Seahawks, "and I'll take care of the rest." Travis Coons is in a two-man competition for the Titans' kicking job. Defensive backs Greg Ducre and Sean Parker are getting chances with the Chargers and Redskins, respectively.
Bishop Sankey, who set a Washington record with 1,870 rushing yards last fall, was selected by the Tennessee Titans with the 54th overall pick in the second round of the NFL Draft on Friday.
Washington's Austin Seferian-Jenkins, the 2013 John Mackey Award winner, was selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with the 38th overall pick in the second round Friday night.