PLAYER OF THE GAME
Washington running back Dwayne Washington rushed for 135 yards and two touchdowns against the Cougars. It was the third straight game Washington rushed for more than 100 yards, and in those games, he has scoring runs of 66, 68, 51 and 60 yards.
PLAY OF THE GAME
On UW’s second play from scrimmage, Washington ran for 51 yards to put the Huskies up, 7-0, with 12:24 left in the first quarter.
Ahead 14-0 to start the third quarter, the Huskies needed only 45 seconds to extend their lead thanks to Washington. He rushed for 4 yards on the first play, then broke off a 60-yard scoring run to make it 21-0 with 14:15 to go in the third quarter.
BY THE NUMBERS
491 — Number of passing yards WSU was averaging heading into Saturday’s game.
199 — Number of passing yards the Cougars had through three quarters. They finished with 355.
0 — Times a team coached by Mike Leach has been shut out, a stretch of 164 games.
— Seattle Times staff