UW Basketball: A look ahead

After an epic championship game between Louisville and Michigan reminded all of us just how mesmerizing college basketball can be the 2013 season is finally one for the history books. Closer to home, the Washington Huskies hope to turn around two seasons of frustration by wiping the slate clean with a whole new cast of talented players.
April 9, 2013

2012 UW Hoops Fall Camp Primer

SEATTLE - Don't look now Washington Hoops fans, but the 2012-2013 season is fast approaching. The Huskies will be an underdog for a change in an improved Pac-12, but that doesn't necessarily mean they'll be down. With UW Media Day just a few days away, Dawgman.com takes a look at what should be some of the key elements to a successful 2012-2013 Hoops campaign.
October 9, 2012

Resilient Huskies Beat Zaragoza In OT, 74-73

ZARAGOZA, Spain - Shawn Kemp hit a six-foot jump hook as the shot clock was expiring with 20 seconds left in overtime to cap a furious rally and push Washington to a 74-73 win over Zaragoza at Pricipe Felipe Pavilion on Wednesday. The Huskies improved to 2-0 in their 16-day foreign tour, but needed a prayer to be answered to get that second win.
August 29, 2012

NSCC Hoops Recap

SEATTLE - I went up to North Seattle Community College to check out the Summer League happenings, and ended up watching nearly three games' worth of action. Ten current and former Huskies were involved in the games I saw.
July 30, 2012

Wroten talks about jump to NBA

SEATTLE - Dawgman.com spoke Tuesday to Tony Wroten, Jr. who announced earlier in the day that he would forego his final three seasons of eligibility at the University of Washington to go pro and play in the NBA. He is projected to go in the first round of the 2012 NBA Draft, which takes place Thursday, June 28th.
April 3, 2012

Beach's Bits - Four Scenarios

The tumultuous 2012 Washington basketball season came to an unexpected end Tuesday evening in New York City. Post-game, the attention immediately shifted to next season and the fate of Terrence Ross and Tony Wroten, Jr. Normally a team losing just one senior (Darnell Gant) doesn't face much uncertainty heading into the off-season, however the Huskies face several potential lineup scenarios.
March 29, 2012

Photo Gallery - Northwestern

SEATTLE - Dawgman.com's Kim Grinolds was at Alaska Airlines Arena Friday night as No. 1 seed Washington defeated No. 4 seed Northwestern 76-55 to advance to the quarterfinals of the 75th National Invitation Tournament. Here is a photo gallery of the game's highlights.
March 16, 2012

Tourney Talk: The Players

LOS ANGELES - Well, Washington knows who they are going to play on Thursday at noon in the second round of the Pac-12 Tournament - the Oregon State Beavers. But more than anything else, the Huskies need to concentrate on the things that they need to do well. With that in mind, here's Kim Grinolds' thoughts on each player as they get ready to defend their regular-season crown.
March 7, 2012