Football season never really ends. It just moves indoors, on shorter fields, with different rules, once the springtime hits.
There isn’t a heavy representation of former Huskies, however.
Scanning the rosters of the 16 teams in the IFL, I didn’t find any former Huskies.
Each team begins play this weekend — the Blaze playing San Antonio on Saturday and the Shock hosting Iowa on Monday (here’s a schedule).
IN OTHER NEWS. …
— Speaking of former Huskies, Cody Pickett — now the basketball coach at North Star Charter High in Eagle, Idaho — led his team to the state tournament for the first time in school history before losing in the quarterfinals last weekend.
— Mo Isom, a member of LSU’s women’s soccer team, will try out for the football team beginning today. If she makes it, she’d likely be in uniform when LSU hosts UW in Baton Rouge Sept. 8.
— The San Diego Union-Tribune has a feature on former USC WR Brice Butler, who is now at San Diego State and will be eligible to play against the Huskies on Sept, 1. Obviously doesn’t sound very happy with how things went at USC.
— ESPN.com has five questions on USC as the Trojans become the latest Pac-12 team to begin spring ball.
— CBSSports.com has a spring practice primer on the Trojans.
— Athlon’s has a spring preview on Arizona, which has also begun spring ball.
— PacificTakes begins a series of breakdowns of offenses in the Pac-12.