After hanging tough but ending with disappointment against the top four teams in the Pac-10, the Huskies find themselves in their longest losing streak of the season as they prepare for their final home-stand. Thing will not get any easier this week as a spot in the Pac-10 tournament will be on the line. Washington, (8-14, 3-10) looks to solidify their spot in the tournament as they host Oregon State (11-10, 4-8) on Thursday, and Oregon (17-6, 7-5) on Saturday at Bank of America Arena.
February 18, 2003
After suffering two heartbreaking overtime losses last week, Washington (8-12, 3-8) looks to snap out of a four-game losing streak on the road and notch their first conference road victory of the season as they swing down to the Bay Area. To do so, they will find themselves matched up with not one, but two nationally ranked teams this week in #24 Stanford (17-6, 8-3) on Thursday, and #23 California (16-2, 9-4) on Saturday.
February 13, 2003
In this Bootleg first, we have tapped one of our own beloved hoopsters for unique insight into the preparation and outlook for Thursday's home game against Washington. Redshirt junior and crowd favorite Tyler Besecker gives his perspective on his homestate Huskies, an opponent he always circles on the schedule.
February 12, 2003