University of Washington guard Matisse Thybulle (4) throws down a break away dunk in the first half. The Washington Huskies played the San Diego Torero in a NCAA basketball game at Hec Edmundson in Seattle, Wash., on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018.
University of Washington guard Matisse Thybulle (4) throws down a break away dunk in the first half. The Washington Huskies played the San Diego Torero in a NCAA basketball game at Hec Edmundson in Seattle, Wash., on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Joshua Bessex joshua.bessex@gateline.com
University of Washington guard Matisse Thybulle (4) throws down a break away dunk in the first half. The Washington Huskies played the San Diego Torero in a NCAA basketball game at Hec Edmundson in Seattle, Wash., on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Joshua Bessex joshua.bessex@gateline.com

Lauren Kirschman is the UW Huskies beat writer for The News Tribune. Previously, she covered the Pittsburgh Steelers for PennLive.com. A Pennsylvania native and a University of Pittsburgh graduate, she also covered college athletics for the Beaver County Times from 2012-2016.