The Huskies conclude their home schedule this week Saturday, hosting Arizona State.
But first up is a visit from Arizona at 8 p.m. Thursday.
Here's is today's game preview story, primarily on UW senior guard Ryan Appleby and Arizona freshman guard Jerryd Bayless.
And a quick overview:
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ARIZONA (16-9 OVERALL, 6-6 PAC-10)
AT WASHINGTON (14-12, 5-8)
8 p.m., Hec Edmundson Pavilion.
Series: Arizona leads 41-21 overall. The Wildcats also lead, 16-13, in Seattle, including the past two. Arizona won the earlier game this season, 84-69, in Tucson, Ariz.
Statistical leaders: For Arizona, G Jerryd Bayless, 21.1 ppg and 4.4 apg; F Jordan Hill, 8 rpg. For UW, F Jon Brockman, 17.8 ppg and 11.5 rpg; G Venoy Overton, 3.4 apg.
Scouting report: Arizona leads the Pac-10 in 3-point field goal percentage (.395), while UW is last in 3-point percentage defense (.361). … Bayless has topped 30 point in three straight games, the first Wildcat to do so. … The visitors' bench will look different without the familiar white hair of UW coach Lute Olson, on leave due to personal reasons. Assistant Kevin O'Neill is acting head coach. … Senior guard Ryan Appleby is one 3-pointer away from Deon Luton's UW career record of 212. … UW junior Justin Dentmon is averaging 15.8 points over the past four games and is shooting .543 over that span.
Next: 3 p.m. Saturday, vs. Arizona State, Hec Edmundson Pavilion.