UW coach Steve Sarkisian’s press conference is just a few hours away, scheduled to begin at noon. The first practice is set for a few hours later, set to begin at 3:15 p.m.
So it all begins today, as the storylines that will eventually define the 2011 season for the Washington Huskies start to develop.
GoHuskies.com has details on how you can watch Sarkisian’s press conference, as well as other info on practice times and procedures.
As always, we’ll have full coverage here of the press conference and practice.
I also wrote this story for today’s paper previewing the season and showing the practice schedule and procedures. Included are some thoughts from Sarkisian on the direction of the UW program.
IN OTHER NEWS. …
— CoachSark’s site has some pictures of the new players checking in Sunday.
— Rivals.com has an exhaustive preview of the Pac-12, including calling UW the possible surprise team.
— Former Husky Dashon Goldson has reportedly resigned with the 49ers (and if you missed it over the weekend, Olin Kreutz signed with the Saints).
— ESPN.com’s Ted Miller has a detailed Q-and-A with Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott.
— Bud Withers says this is a make-or-break season for WSU coach Paul Wulff.
— Some interesting personnel notes in this wrapup of WSU’s first fall workout including that Rahmal Dockery is not eligible at the moment.
— The Denver Post details Rick Neuheisel’s challenge this season.
— A Stanford preview from Jon Wilner.
— Miller with some thoughts on expansion.
— Bad start at ASU as star MLB Vontaze Burfict reportedly got in an altercation with a teammate.
— Lots of other links from around the conference from Vince Grippi.
All for now.