Washington guard Nahziah Carter (11) chases down a ball in front of Oregon forward Louis King (2) during an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Thomas Boyd)
Washington guard Nahziah Carter (11) chases down a ball in front of Oregon forward Louis King (2) during an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Thomas Boyd) Thomas Boyd AP
Washington guard Nahziah Carter (11) chases down a ball in front of Oregon forward Louis King (2) during an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Thomas Boyd) Thomas Boyd AP

Lauren Kirschman is the UW Huskies beat writer for The News Tribune. She previously 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.