Playbooks are not the only books being studied by Huskies. Fall quarter is just beginning and they each return to the status of "student-athlete." Monday was the first day of classes so naturally, some players would not make it to the Don James Center. However, several others could not pass up a free lunch and ventured down from campus for a quick bite to discuss their outlook for this week.
September 30, 2003
Washington head coach Keith Gilbertson had a plan in mind when he moved Thursday's practice to 1PM. Since the Huskies haven't played an afternoon game yet, today will allow them to get them back in the mode of playing in the middle of the day.
September 4, 2003
When asked if he was going to have any sentimental thoughts about coaching his
first home game as Washington's new head coach this Saturday, Keith Gilbertson showed his soft side. Just a little bit.
September 1, 2003
It was a day of conditioning and getting feet wet at Husky Stadium as the football guys were back out on the field for the first practice of the fall.
This is a team that could soon be looking for a new coach if Rick Neuheisel gets canned for his seemingly innocent gambling pool. It is also a program that consistently puts a lot of talent into the NFL Draft and they now could, once again, have a very early pick in the first round.
Rick Neuheisel addressed the media Saturday after Washington's annual spring game and commented on all facets of the Huskies. Here's what he had to say.