Lorenzo Romar: ‘We’re definitely headed in the right direction’

In Part II of a two-part interview, UW men's basketball coach Lorenzo Romar says he is confident the Huskies have a promising future.

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Lorenzo Romar sounds off on last season, big personalities and conflicting agendas

During a lengthy discussion last week with Washington men's basketball coach Lorenzo Romar, he blamed in part the demise of last season's 16-15 team on his inability to incorporate players' personalities and get them to sacrifice their personal goals for team accomplishments. He also attributed the downturn after an 11-0 start on the attrition along...

Matthew Atewe explains why he chose Washington

Former Auburn forward/center Matthew Atewe is transferring to Washington. The redshirt freshman will have to sit out next season due to NCAA transfer rules. Atewe sat out the 2014-15 season due to a stress fracture in his left leg. The same injury forced him to miss the first five games of the 2013-14 season when...

Washington receives commitment from Auburn transfer

Matthew Atewe, who left the Auburn men's basketball team in March, is transferring to Washington. The 6-8, 230-pound center/forward visited the Huskies over the weekend and announced his decision Monday morning. https://twitter.com/MatthewAtewe41/status/590171090464481280 Atewe, a redshirt freshman, is billed as a defensive-minded big man who sat out the 2014-15 season due to a leg injury. After...

Video: Budda Baker, Elijah Qualls and Brian Clay

Here's video of Washington safeties Budda Baker and Brian Clay and defensive lineman Elijah Qualls after Wednesday morning's practice. Baker talked about playing defense, offense and special teams. When asked if anyone has taken the lead on defense, he said leaders are still emerging. Clay believes Baker is one of the defensive leaders. Clay, the...

Report: Washington extends offer to Michael Porter Sr.

Washington coach Lorenzo Romar extended an offer to Michael Porter Sr. to join his staff and he's expected to make a decision this week, according to a report in the Columbia Daily Tribune. Porter is an assistant with the Missouri women's basketball. He's also the father to Michael Porter Jr., a five-star 2017 prospect in...