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Huskies come up short at UTEP

When Jazmine Davis misses four free throws in a row, there’s usually an outside factor having an effect on her shot. Monday night, that factor was more than 10,000 fans in orange shirts screaming at her.

Huskies fight their way into WNIT Elite Eight

Just before the start of spring break, the Washington women’s basketball team was defeated in the first round of the Pac-12 tournament. The loss ended their NCAA tournament hopes, but that didn’t mean the Huskies weren’t motivated for the postseason.

Huskies beat San Diego to advance to WNIT Elite Eight

Mercedes Wetmore gave her coach a giant hug after the clock hit triple zeroes Wednesday night. She had already become Washington's all-time leader in games played, but the senior was ecstatic to extend her record by at least one more.

Huskies rally past Ducks to advance in WNIT

It was happening again. Late in the first half, Oregon was on pace for more than 100 points and another convincing home victory over the Washington women's basketball team.

Plum, Davis lead Huskies to WNIT win

Although they are not playing in their preferred tournament, the Huskies put on a show at Hec Edmundson Pavilion to start the postseason.

Out in a hurry

Huskies fall in first round of conference tournament

UW's postseason fate hinges on Pac-12 tournament

When asked where the Washington women’s basketball team would be without Kelsey Plum, head coach Mike Neighbors was reluctant to answer.

Pac-12 power rankings: Women’s basketball

One of these decades, the Stanford women’s basketball program will come back down to earth. But for now, the Cardinal is once again residing atop the Pac-12, and it did so this year by losing just one game between December and March. That one loss was to Washington, which hopes to benefit from a hometown crowd at this week’s Pac-12 tournament at KeyArena. The Huskies are the No. 6 seed and face No. 11 seed Utah on Thursday.

Out with a bang

Huskies finish regular season with win over Cal

Cardinal crushes UW in rematch

After Washington’s win over then-No. 3 Stanford on Feb. 9, forward Aminah Williams said it was a game she would never forget. Thursday night’s rematch, however, was a game the Huskies will want to put behind them.