SEATTLE - The University of Washington men's basketball program honored one of its most successful players ever, celebrated one of the most accomplished teams in school history and handed out several individual honors Tuesday night at its annual awards banquet held on the floor of Bank of America Arena at Hec Edmundson Pavilion.
April 14, 2009
PORTLAND, Ore. - Here are quotes from Lorenzo Romar, Paul Fortier, Jon Brockman, Justin Dentmon, Quincy Pondexter, Venoy Overton, Matthew Bryan-Amaning, Darnell Gant, Isaiah Thomas and Elston Turner after Washington's 76-74 loss to Purdue in the second round of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Saturday at the Rose Garden.
March 21, 2009
PORTLAND, Ore. - It was billed as the Jarvis Varnado vs. Jon Brockman show, but Quincy Pondexter took top billing with a season-high 23-point, 7-rebound effort, as he paced the No. 4 seed Washington Huskies to a comfortable 71-58 win over the No. 13 seed Mississippi State Bulldogs in the first round of the NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Thursday at the Rose Garden.
March 19, 2009
SEATTLE - Here are a collection of photos taken by Dawgman.com's Kim Grinolds as the 2008-09 Washington Huskies solidified their place in school history with a 67-60 win over cross-state rivals Washington State to earn their first outright conference title in 56 years.
March 8, 2009
SEATTLE - Lorenzo Romar said the rivalry didn't matter, and it didn't. Propelled by some gritty play down the stretch, the Washington Huskies defeated Washington State 67-60 Saturday at Bank of America Arena, securing their first outright championship since 1953. And they did it on Senior Day, where Artem Wallace, Jon Brockman and Justin Dentmon finished off their college years in grand style.
March 7, 2009
SEATTLE - It wasn't expected to be much of a game, and it wasn't. The Washington Huskies got all over the Seattle University Redhawks early, building up a 33-point lead before calling off the Dawgs and coasting to a convincing 87-60 win over SU in the 24th meeting between the only Seattle-based Division-1 schools, the first game of a scheduled five-game contract.
March 3, 2009