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No. 12 Washington holds off No. 21 Texas 27-20 in Alamo Bowl

Dec. 30, 2022 02:18 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Michael Penix, Jr. threw for 287 yards and two touchdowns and No. 12 Washington held off No. 21 Texas 27-20 on Thursday night in the Valero Alamo Bowl. Texas scored 10 late points, pulling within seven on Bert Auburn’s 26-yard field goal with 1:40 remaining,...

Penix, Ewers highlight Alamo Bowl between Texas, Huskies

Dec. 28, 2022 12:52 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Faced with a life-altering choice, Washington's Michael Penix Jr. opted to stay put. That made the Huskies' quarterback one of the top players to watch this bowl season. The nation's leading passer chose not to leave for the NFL after the regular season and will...

Huskies QB Penix can make early 2023 statement in Alamo Bowl

Dec. 28, 2022 12:50 PM EST

Alamo Bowl: No. 21 Texas (8-4, Big 12) vs. No. 12 Washington (10-2, Pac-12), Dec. 29, 9 p.m. Eastern (ESPN) FanDuel Sportsbook College Line: Texas by 3 1/2. Series record: Texas leads 3-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE Both teams can make a statement...

Record-setting Reed lifts Western Kentucky past S. Alabama

Dec. 22, 2022 02:11 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Prolific Western Kentucky quarterback Austin Reed has a knack for finishing a season with a flourish. Reed passed for four touchdowns and a New Orleans Bowl-record 497 yards, leading Western Kentucky to a 44-23 victory over South Alabama on Wednesday night. ...

Penix, Ibrahim, Latu earn comeback player of the year honors

Dec. 20, 2022 13:16 PM EST

Washington quarterback Michael Penix Jr., Minnesota running back Mohamed Ibrahim and UCLA linebacker Laiatu Latu were named college football's comeback players of the year on Tuesday. Penix transferred to Washington after four seasons at Indiana, each ending with a serious injury. ...

Washington QB Michael Penix Jr. returning for 2023 season

Dec. 04, 2022 22:37 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington quarterback Michael Penix Jr. said Sunday he will return to the school for his sixth and final season of eligibility in 2023. Penix announced his decision on social media and it was a surprising one at that. Penix was the national leader in passing this...

Texas, Washington set to square off in Alamo Bowl

Dec. 04, 2022 18:09 PM EST

No. 21 Texas (8-4, Big 12; No. 20 CFP) vs. No. 12 Washington (10-2, Pac 12; No. 12 CFP), Dec. 29, 9 p.m. ET, ESPN LOCATION: Alamodome, San Antonio. TOP PLAYERS Texas: RB Bijan Robinson, 1,580 yards with 18 touchdowns. He's tops in Big 12 in rushing and...

No. 9 Washington has major interest in Pac-12 title game

Nov. 28, 2022 17:24 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Kalen DeBoer would much rather be preparing for the Pac-12 championship game than sitting around waiting to find out what the bowl destination will be for No. 9 Washington. But the Huskies coach and the rest of his team have a rooting interest in what transpires on...

Oregon earns Pac-12 title game spot with win over Oregon St

Nov. 23, 2022 13:52 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Here are some things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 10 Oregon (9-2, 7-1 Pac-12, No. 9 CFP) at No. 22 Oregon State (8-3, 5-3, No. 21 CFP), Saturday. A win and the Oregon Ducks qualify for a fourth...

No. 12 Washington looks for payback vs Washington State

Nov. 23, 2022 10:56 AM EST

One moment summed up the frustration of seven straight losses last November, when then-Washington State quarterback Jayden de Laura took a giant flag with the famous Cougar head logo and spiked it on the purple ‘W’ at Husky Stadium. Names and faces have changed in the 12 months...