The Huskies are fresh off a tough loss at Oregon, while Colorado comes to Husky Stadium looking to rebound from its first loss of the season last week at USC. Can Chris Petersen guide the Huskies back on track? Follow here for live updates, analysis and highlights.
12:30 p.m. | Husky Stadium | Seattle, Wash.
TV: FOX | Radio: 1000 AM/97.7 FM | Stream: FOX Sports GO
3:11 | If the TD didn’t do it, this sure did. What can’t Ben Burr-Kirven do? He picks off Steven Montez, to go along with 15 tackles, and returns it to the Colorado 12.
3:46 | On fourth and 5, the Huskies decide to go for it and Jake Browning hits Aaron Fuller on a slant for 26 yards and a game-sealing TD. UW goes up two scores with less than four minutes left. UW 24, Colorado 13.
9:39 | Myles Bryant lays out and makes a huge pass break-up on third down, forcing the Buffaloes to punt again.
3:46 | We’re still awaiting the first score of the second half more than 11 minutes into it, and Chris Petersen just called a timeout on 3rd and 19, so here’s a Dubs-date:
…and Peyton Henry is good from 31 (after UW is backed up from the Colorado goal line because of an offensive pass-interference penalty. UW 17, Colorado 13.
Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott spoke to the media at halftime. Here’s Adam Jude’s story, and video below:
2:12 | Nick Fisher intercepts Jake Browning with a return putting the Buffaloes at UW’s doorstep, but they are forced to settle for a field goal. UW 14, Colorado 13.
5:39 | The Huskies take their first lead of the game with a 7-play, 75-yard drive capped by a 15-yard Kamari Pleasant TD run. UW 14, Colorado 10.
14:45 | Salvon Ahmed finishes off the Huskies’ drive with a 7-yard TD run. UW 7, Colorado 7.
1:45 | Two hands? Who needs ’em? Call up the SportsCenter Top 10 team: Aaron Fuller checks in with a mind-blowing one-handed catch.
3:14 | Ryan Bowman blows up this second-down pass for a loss of five, eventually forcing Colorado to punt.
9:20 | Steven Montez connects with Mill Creek’s own Daniel Arias for a 37-yard score, the true freshman’s first career reception. The score comes two plays after Ben Burr-Kirven forced a fumble but the Huskies couldn’t recover. Colorado 7, UW 0.
11:46 a.m. Some big injury news from the Colorado sideline: A quartet of Buffaloes, including star receiver Laviska Shenault, will reportedly not play today.
Meanwhile, Huskies running backs Myles Gaskin and Salvon Ahmed both suited up for warm-ups, but Sean McGrew was taking first-team reps. Gaskin didn’t participate in final warm-ups, indicating he could be at risk of missing the first game of his career.
- What to watch for, plus Adam Jude’s prediction
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- Roadmap to the Rose Bowl: Breaking down UW’s path
- Report card: Grading the Huskies halfway through the season
- Bowl projections: Playoff unlikely even for one-loss Pac-12 champ
- Jon Wilner’s midseason All-Pac-12 team
- OLB Amandre Williams announces departure from UW
- Pass rush remains a work in progress for Huskies