Washington Huskies blogger Clinton Bell tells us the core of Darnell Gant, Tony Wroten, and Terrence Ross have shown that they don’t need one go to guy, that all three of them can take over a game, just like they did versus the Stanford Cardinal on Saturday. And add a healthy C.J. Wilcox, and Abdul Gaddy to the mix, and you’ve got a nice starting five.
Husky insider Brandon Choate brings us a preview of a big-time Pac-12 hoops matchup in the state of Washington. It’s rivalry week and Washington faces Washington State at home in their first meeting of the season. Last year, Isaiah Thomas and Klay Thompson held court, but this year Tony Wroten and Brock Modum look to fill both of their shoes.
Free College Basketball Betting Odds & Picks for the the UC Santa Barbara Gauchos vs. Washington Huskies Friday matchup. Despite 3 consecutive losses, there is no need for concern or panic with coach Lorenzo Romar’s Huskies. Their last decade has proven December has little to do with February and March. C.J. Wilcox, Darnell Gant, Abdul Gaddy, Terrence Ross, Aziz N’Diaye, Tony Wroten and Desmond Simmons will get it done.
Steve Lee weighs in with the good, the bad, and the ugly Sunday loss 86-80 Washington Huskies loss to the Duke Blue Devils in NYC. Freshman Austin Rivers scored 18 points, and No. 5 Duke survived. Andre Dawkins added 17 points off the bench. Ryan Kelly scored 16 points. Tony Wroten led Washington with 23 points. C.J. Wilcox added 22 points.