Archive for the ‘Husky Hoops’ Category

1.27.2014 Pac-12 Football Podcast – Never Forget the New Mexico Bowl

Remember the New Mexico Bowl? We do. We wrap up our season of terribly picking Pac-12 games against the spread by reviewing all the bowl action. Special attention is paid to WSU and UW. We are nothing but our biases. We have an interesting sidebar about whether winning a big college football game should be […]

10.27.2012 Pac-12 Football Podcast – Stop me if you’ve heard this, but Sark gets embarrassed on the road

Late show this week. I was out of town in the middle of the week because my grandma passed away, so I was in Wisconsin. Grandma never got email. We tried to set her up with it, and she famously declined: “I need that like a hog needs a necktie.” I’m pissed off because Washington […]

UW Hoops: Tac-Town Business

Venoy Overton: Bad for Parents of Teen Girls, Great from Bracket Names

To be fair, we don’t know if/where he came I have high hopes for this year. After all, Venoy has already advanced on two Sweet Sixteens. H&F proudly presents the best Venoy-inspired bracket names for this March Madness go-round. 10: Movie Night at Venoy’s 9: Is #11 too low?

On People Freaking Out about Venoy Overton

When a member of this family screws up, we don’t cut that person loose. We help him through it. That’s the message Lorenzo Romar is sending to recruits. For all of those who want to pile on and throw Venoy under a fleet of buses, let’s take a step back and look at what we […]

Bobby Jones Italy Insane Highlight Reel

The jumper is soaking wet. The dunks and blocks suggest a general disdain for humanity. Enjoy. Check out Bobby’s 2009-2010 stats for Banca Tercas Teramo here. This upcoming season UW’s Bobby Jones will play for Sutor Montegranaro in Lega A (same league) where he will be teammates with Clemson’s Sharrod Ford and Villanova’s Allan Ray. […]

On this day in West Virginia history….

There was a mining disaster.  Big surprise there.

Get Ready For The Lobos!

So what should you know about these Newer Mexicans? 1.  Their coach is Steve Alford, famous for his cowardly plea. 2.  Their best player is Darington Hobson, who sounds like he should be some kind of villainous billionaire. 3.  Their next best player is Roman Martinez, who sounds like he should be a Mexican dude […]

Know Your Enemy: Marquette Golden Eagles

Record: 22-11, 11-7 in Big East Conference games  Big Wins: 11/26 vs Xavier (71-61), 1/6 Georgetown (62-59), 3/11 vs Villanova (80-76) Bad Losses: 12/5 NC State (73-77), 1/20 at DePaul (50-51) WHAT TO KNOW Marquette is similar to us in many ways, but they play a much different style of basketball.  While they are a […]

Huskies Looking At One-Game Playoff To Make NCAA Tourney

Lord knows it isn’t ideal given that we were a top-25 team before conference play, but given how far we’ve fallen it might even be better than we deserve.  If there was a stronger bubble this year we’d already be prepping an NIT preview.  So where do we stand in terms of the field of […]