Dawgs' running backs preparing for the chllenges ahead.
The record-setting quarterback joins the rest of the Huskies in returning to practice Saturday and Sunday. UW will find out its bowl bid Sunday afternoon.
Huskies have beaten Trojans two seasons in a row - both on last-second field goals.
Sarkisian says Cardinal 'don't run a bad play' because of autonomous QB Andrew Luck.
2011: Played in 12 of the Huskies' 13 games, starting once (California) at one outside linebacker spot ... had a season-high five tackles vs. Baylor in the Alamo Bowl ... four tackles vs. Cal ... two tackles, including a 13-yard sack, in the win over Colorado ... three tackles, including half a sack, plus a fumble recovery in the victory at Utah ... two tackles and an interception in the season-opener vs. EWU.
2010: Played in 12 of 13 games, primarily as a special teamer ... started at middle linebacker vs. Nebraska in place of the injured Dennison ... one of 14 true freshman to play this season, and one of eight to start at least one game ... made three tackles vs. Nebraska ... two stops vs. Syracuse and one at BYU.
HIGH SCHOOL: Named the Trinity League co-Defensive Player of the Year as a senior in 2009 ... helped team into the first round of the CIF Southern Section Pac-5 playoffs ... playing time was limited during senior season due to injury ... as a junior, named the Trinity League Co-MVP ... also an All-CIF Southern Section Pac-5 first-team selection in 2008 ... notched 85 tackles and 12 sacks as a junior ... Lancers posted a 10-3 record and advanced to the semifinals of the Pac-5 playoffs his junior season ... as a sophomore, helped Lutheran to a 10-2 record and a trip to the Pac-5 semifinals, where the Lancers lost to Long Beach Poly, 2-0 ... also played running back ... rated the No. 51 linebacker prospect in the nation by scout.com ... rated the No. 61 outside linebacker in the country by rivals.com ... a PrepStar all-region selection ... played baseball at Lutheran ... played under coach Jim Fanau.
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