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  1. Hoops helps 2014 TE prepare for football

    Mason Kelley

    Drew Sample (Bellevue, Wash./Newport) has been playing basketball for only a few years. So, when the 6-foot-4, 225-pound tight end made the varsity team as a junior, he embarked on a trip that included Newport victories in five loser-out games to ...

    Blog | March 05, 2013
  2. 2015 OL/DL learns lesson through hoops

    Mason Kelley

    For Calvin Throckmorton (Bellevue, Wash./Newport), basketball is a sport that has helped him prepare for football. From footwork to agility, his experience on the court has improved his performance on the field. This year, though, basketball ta...

    Blog | March 04, 2013
  3. 2014 ATH not content with early interest

    Mason Kelley

    Tanner Sanders (Corvallis, Ore./Crescent Valley) went up for a rebound. Coming down with the ball, he landed awkwardly. He rolled his ankle and was forced about two weeks of the basketball season. The injury also forced the 6-foot-5, 200-pound ath...

    Blog | February 18, 2013
  4. Switch to football works in 2014 LB's favor

    Mason Kelley

    BEAVERTON, Ore. -- AJ Hotchkins grew up playing basketball. He wanted to use hoops to play his way into a Division I scholarship. However, two years into his high school career, he wasn't getting the interest he wanted. Seeing his 6-foot, 230-p...

    Blog | January 30, 2013
  5. Husky hoops has something to sell

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- When it comes to pitching a program, it helps when coaches have something to sell. As far as Washington assistant basketball coach Jim Shaw is concerned, the Huskies' No. 1 recruiting asset is head coach Lorenzo Romar. "Coach Romar i...

    Blog | October 31, 2012
  6. SG Johnson entrusts talent to UW staff

    Mason Kelley

    For Darin Johnson it was the right time to make a decision. After taking some time to think about which school best fit his future, the 6-foot-4, 190-pound shooting guard (Sacramento, Calif./Sheldon) announced Sunday he will play college basketbal...

    Blog | October 14, 2012
  7. SG Darin Johnson commits to Washington

    Mason Kelley

    Darin Johnson announced Sunday he will play college basketball at Washington. "Just committed to the University of Washington!!" the senior said on his Twitter page, giving a verbal commitment to the Huskies. The 6-foot-4, 190-pound shooting gu...

    Blog | October 14, 2012
  8. SG Darin Johnson looks back on UW trip

    Mason Kelley

    When Darin Johnson looks at Washington's basketball team, he sees a program that produces pros. The 6-foot-4, 190-pound shooting guard (Sacramento, Calif./Sheldon) sees Terrence Ross and Tony Wroten Jr. preparing for their rookie seasons. He sees ...

    Blog | October 10, 2012
  9. Coach: Aaron Gordon enjoys UW visit

    Mason Kelley

    From a high school standpoint, San Jose (Calif.) Archbishop Mitty coach Tim Kennedy considers Aaron Gordon "as good as it gets." The 6-foot-7, 210-pound forward has the ability to take over a high school game, whether it is on the perimeter or in ...

    Blog | October 05, 2012
  10. 'Keep your head up:' Tuckers play for dad

    Mason Kelley

    FEDERAL WAY, Wash. -- After finishing the second game of his senior season, D'Londo Tucker (Federal Way, Wash./Federal Way) couldn't wait to get home. The 6-foot-1, 175-pound defensive back/wide receiver had hauled in two touchdown passes during a...

    Blog | September 19, 2012
  11. Shaqquan Aaron transfers to Seattle HS

    Mason Kelley

    Mike Bethea knows basketball talent. The coach at Seattle (Wash.) Rainier Beach has worked with NBA players Jamal Crawford, Nate Robinson and Terrence Williams, to name a few. When Bethea first had a chance to watch Shaqquan Aaron during a rece...

    Blog | September 10, 2012
  12. Huskies' trip mixes basketball, culture

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- Lorenzo Romar called Washington's trip to Europe and Africa a "prelude to the preseason." Washington's coach embarks with his Huskies Saturday on a 15-day trip that will take the team to Spain, France and Senegal. It will be a chance...

    Blog | August 23, 2012
  13. Basketball recruit Josh Martin transfers

    Mason Kelley

    Former Seattle Prep basketball standout Josh Martin has enrolled at Bothell (Wash.) High School. After spending his first two seasons at Seattle Prep, his parents, who own a small business, decided to pull him out of private school due to the curr...

    Blog | August 23, 2012
  14. UW assistant Brad Jackson enjoys 'chase'

    Mason Kelley

    SEATTLE -- The chase intrigues Brad Jackson. Washington's newest assistant men's basketball coach likes the competition that comes with trying to bring in top talent. He likes trying to find players that fit the system. The 60-year-old, a veter...

    Blog | August 21, 2012
  15. Washington hires WWU coach as assistant

    Mason Kelley

    Washington hired Brad Jackson as an assistant men's basketball coach, Huskies coach Lorenzo Romar announced Friday. "I think we got an absolute steal," Romar said in a news release. "You hire a basketball coach off of winning a national championsh...

    Blog | August 17, 2012
  16. UW freshman Katie Collier suffers setback

    Mason Kelley

    It was the very first open gym of Katie Collier's college career. The forward was on the floor with fellow Washington freshman Heather Corral and a few players from the program's past. The scrimmage was supposed to be a simple step forward in her ...

    Blog | August 14, 2012