University of Washington football coach Steve Sarkisian reportedly was interviewed over the weekend by USC athletic director Pat Haden about the Trojans’ head coaching job.
DaVonte Lacy scored 16 points, Royce Woolridge had 14, and Washington State beat Purdue 69-54 in the Old Spice Classic consolation round on Friday.
Kevin Pangos and No. 11 Gonzaga got back on track after stumbling at the start of their trip to Hawaii.
Bishop Sankey blitzed Washington State for 139 of his 200 yards rushing in the second half to become Washington's all-time single-season rushing leader, and the Huskies reclaimed the Apple Cup with a 27-17 win over the Cougars on Friday afternoon.
Marcus Peters and his teammates will face their second consecutive major test when they try to corral Washington State's pass-happy offense on Friday in the Apple Cup.
For the last 10 seasons, the Apple Cup lacked an added relevancy because there was little at stake beyond pride. There were meaningful games during that span for one school or the other, but in those instances only one of the teams knew there was a bowl game in their future.
Even by the standards of Washington State's storied quarterback history, Connor Halliday is having a special season.
The Pac-12 Championship participants are set: No. 8 Stanford will face No. 13 Arizona State with a spot in the Rose Bowl on the line.
Washington senior C.J. Wilcox overcame a quiet first half, scoring 22 of his game-high 28 points after halftime, and the Huskies held off a late rally to beat Montana 83-79 on Tuesday night.
Washington quarterback Keith Price is probably more anxious than most to get another shot at the Cougars this week considering the final pass he threw against Washington State was a costly interception that capped the biggest collapse in Apple Cup history.
Amric Fields scored 16 points and blocked a last-second shot Sunday and TCU beat Washington State 64-62.
Bishop Sankey ran for 179 yards and three touchdowns, matching Napoleon Kaufman's Washington record for career rushing touchdowns with 34, and the Huskies defeated Oregon State 69-27 on Saturday night.
Oregon was in control of the Pac-12 North until it lost to Stanford. The Cardinal put the Ducks in charge by losing to Southern California, only to get it right back when Oregon lost to Arizona.
Connor Halliday threw for 488 yards and four touchdowns as Washington State beat Utah 49-37 on Saturday to become bowl eligible for the first time since 2006.
Arizona raced past Oregon for its biggest win in over two decades. By doing so, the Wildcats ended the Ducks' national-championship hopes and may have knocked them out of the BCS altogether.