UW Huskies Newsletter


UW men’s basketball coach Lorenzo Romar remains optimistic despite rough season, major roster turnover

The Huskies return just three scholarship players next season, but welcome a highly-touted class of incoming freshmen.

UW coach Lorenzo Romar, left, celebrates with Andrew Andrews after beating then-No. 13 San Diego State, days before the program started to implode.

University of Washington wide receiver John Ross III will miss 2015 season with leg injury

Ross injured his knee during a workout April 17.

Washington’s John Ross III returns a kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown against UCLA on Nov. 8. Ross, who also caught four touchdown passes of 55 yards or longer, will miss the entire 2015 season because of a leg injury.

NFL draft: Huskies’ sack leader Hau’oli Kikaha picked by Saints in second round; Wilson’s Xavier Cooper picked by Browns in third

The Saints selected Kikaha, the prolific edge rusher from Hau’ula, Hawaii, with the 44th overall pick (the 12th pick of the second round) in...

Washington linebacker Hau'Oli Kikaha, the team’s all-time sacks leader, was selected by the New Orleans Saints with the 44th overal draft pick on Friday.

Hau’oli Kikaha drafted 44th overall by New Orleans Saints

The all-time sacks leader in Washington Huskies history will continue his football career in New Orleans.

BYU running back Jamaal Williams, left, is tackled by Washington's Hau'oli Kikaha, right, and Danny Shelton, bottom, during the first half of the Fight Hunger Bowl NCAA college football game, Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

NFL draft: 3 Huskies picked in first round for first time in school history

Danny Shelton, Marcus Peters, Shaq Thompson all picked on first day of NFL draft.

University of Washington defensive lineman Danny Shelton, left, bear hugs NFL commissioner Roger Goodell as the Auburn High grad celebrates being selected No. 12 overall by the Cleveland Browns with in the NFL draft Thursday.