NWSB insider and Washington Huskies blogger Jason Green tells us Jake Locker did enough in 2011 to further cement the fact that he’ll have a fine NFL career with the Tennessee Titans. Cam Newton and Andy Dalton got all the press this season, but Jason doesn’t think it will be long before Locker is the best rookie QB from the 2011 class.
Washington Huskies blogger Clinton Bell tells us freshman phenom Tony Wroten will return in 2012 for his sophmore season at the UW. Does Lorenzo Romar get his wish? He is becoming an all around style player as it is, the upswing of this kid is pretty remarkable. He brings you five reasons why he thinks he will return for his sophomore season and beyond.
Another North West Coach in the spotlight today. Past University of Washington Huskies head coach Don James. Clinton Bell one of our Washington Huskies bloggers points out the longest tenured coach at Washington, James also has the most career wins, with 153, winning 98 more games than he lost at the helm in Seattle. James was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1997.
Northwest basketball blogger Steve Lee tells us after three snow slogged days in the Seattle area, which caused a number of traffic nightmares and kept people indoors, the 9,800 fans that crammed into the Alaska Airlines Arena, which was the Huskies biggest crowd of the season. Darnell Gant outscored the entire Cardinal reverses 17-11. Tony Wroten and Austin Seferian-Jenkins propelled the team to victory
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.
Washington Huskies insider Brandon Choate tells us If the Dawgs ever need to dip into the PAST to grab an all-star team, he would choose these 5 guys. Steve Emtman, Mario Bailey, Corey Dillon, Lawyer Milloy and Reggie Williams. The Dawgs would be unstopable. Plus check out Brandon’s bonus selection. One UW Husky former player he doesn’t want back, Quinton Richardson…
Clinton Bell one of our Washington Huskies bloggers tells us If the Dawgs ever need to dip into the PAST to grab players for their future the five guys he’d call upon would be. Nate Robinson, Brandon Roy, Spencer Hawes, Isaiah Thomas and Detlef Schrempf. He does have faith though with the likes of Tony Wroten, C.J. Wilcox, and Terrence Ross, the Huskies can be unstoppable!
Managing Editor Q recaps the Washington Huskies vs. Washington St. Cougars hoops matchup from Sunday. Washington State (9-8, 1-4 Pac-12) saw forward Brock Motum hit all five of his first-half shots to lead the Cougars to a 31-25 lead at the break. Tony Wroten only had 13 points for UW, C.J. Wilcox was out, and Darnell Gant had 13. Terrence Ross was the star on Sunday with 30 points and 14 rebounds.
Another North West Coach in the spotlight today. Current University of Washington Huskies head coach Lorenzo Romar. Clinton Bell one of our Washington Huskies bloggers points out Coach Romar has been a perfect fit for the University of Washington men’s basketball program for the last 10 seasons. He can also be remembered for his short NBA career and playing for AIA.
Washington Huskies blogger Clinton Bell tells us UW football tight-end Austin Seferian-Jenkins is a fast and athletic tight end, but what can he be on the hardcourt for the 2012 UW Huskies hoops team? Seferian-Jenkins needs to be careful about this move to the court. Injuries happen. At 6’6″ 258, Seferian-Jenkins will definitely bring some added muscle.
Washington Huskies basketball blogger Clinton Bell weighs in on the UW Huskies play after an embarrassing 87-69 loss at the hands of the University of Colorado Buffaloes on Thursday night, dropping them to 8-6 (2-1), He has compiled a list of the top five things wrong with the Huskies going into their second weekend of Pac-12 play.
Another North West Athlete in the spotlight today. Current Tennessee Titans and former Washington Huskies quarterback Jake Locker. Drafted #8 in the 2011 NFL Draft to the Titans. We hope the former 3A Washington State Player of the Year in both baseball and football from Ferndale High School has a great career.