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More on the cancellation of the Michigan/UW game:
Here's UW AD Jen Cohen's statement on the Michigan game being canceled. Sounds like efforts are being made to reschedule the Seattle leg of the home-and-home. pic.twitter.com/EJwY1kKg6M— Mike Vorel (@mikevorel) July 9, 2020
UW won't be starting the 2020 season as planned.https://t.co/Oi7MECGPip— Lauren Kirschman (@laurenkirschman) July 9, 2020
With the Big 10's announcement that all non-conference games will be cancelled, Washington's premier opener against Michigan is no longer happening | via @GoldsteinStreet and @edwardsanthonyb https://t.co/PtTUQT45JM— The Daily Sports (@UWDailySports) July 9, 2020
Upon further inspection, both UW and Michigan have an opening for a non-conference opponent in 2023. So moving the Seattle game to that season would seem like an easy fix.— Mike Vorel (@mikevorel) July 9, 2020
Washington has had just three cases so far, two of which have since tested negative:
No news is good news: UW has no new athlete coronavirus cases in a week.https://t.co/9DqiVFmvce— Washington Huskies on SI (@HuskyMaven) July 9, 2020
- Larry Stone spoke to Chris Petersen, who has no regrets about stepping down as coach, and is ready for his next challenge at UW with the Foster School of Business.
- Lauren Kirshchman from The News Tribune has more on Petersen’s new gig.
From the Athletic ($):
Inside this week's UW recruiting notebook:— Christian Caple (@ChristianCaple) July 9, 2020
— A deeper look at DL commit Siaosi Finau.
— Q-and-A with @CoachCross2 on 4-star WR commit Jabez Tinae.
— Where UW's recent Texas commits ranked in-state, and other thoughts.https://t.co/ZM3p9533RE pic.twitter.com/2nY7RzlGlQ
Blocking out Steve Emtman? Or perhaps you’d like take a charge in the paint?
Stumbled upon this while researching UW's 1988 recruiting class, and thought it was pretty cool: star author @1JessWalter writing about star football player Steve Emtman. Except this time, Emtman was putting up 15 and 15 in a prep basketball game. pic.twitter.com/0WVVdTiiqx— Christian Caple (@ChristianCaple) July 9, 2020