Washington topped Oregon State 42-23 at Husky Stadium on Saturday on Senior Day. The Huskies have one game remaining, Friday’s Apple Cup against Washington State. The winner will advance to the Pac-12 championship game.
Washington’s 2018 season hasn’t been what they had hoped but they still have an opportunity to play for a lot more in 2018. Like beating their rival, winning a division and possibly a conference title.
Throughout the season, Washington head coach Chris Petersen said there was no use looking ahead because there was too much football left to play. He was right. The Pac-12 North title has come down to the final two weeks.
Washington senior safety JoJo McIntosh will play his final game at Husky Stadium on Saturday. He’s been an emotional leader for the Huskies, helping prepare the younger defensive backs to take the reins.
Washington head coach Chris Petersen considers developing and preparing his staff for head coaching positions an important responsibility. One of his former coordinators, Jonathan Smith, will be coaching Oregon State on Saturday.