Gilby to stay at UW

According to Dave 'Softy' Mahler of KJR in Seattle Wednesday afternoon, Keith Gilbertson has talked to Dennis Erickson and has decided to stay on as the Offensive Coordinator at the University of Washington.

Erickson, who accepted the Head Coaching position with the San Francisco 49'ers, called Gilbertson Wednesday morning to inquire about Gilbertson's interest in moving to San Francisco and being a part of Erickson's staff.

According to Mahler, who spoke with Gilbertson, Keith talked to Erickson and then reiterated his desire to stay in Seattle and continue to coach at Washington. This news coincides with the hiring of one of Erickson's assistants, Dan Cozzetto, to Washington.

Cozzetto's acknowedged mentor is Gilbertson, and in an interview done earlier today talked about getting an opportunity to coach under Gilbertson's watchful eye. Top Stories