‘Husky Classics in :60′ This Week: Dawgs Win Pac-12 Title v. Utah
In the absence of live sporting events, we will be re-broadcasting two classic University of Washington games from myriad seasons/sports in a condensed one-hour form, back-to-back, every Saturday at 1:00 p.m.
In this ninth of 10 weeks of re-broadcasts, we kickoff "Husky Classics" today with the 2012 game played at CenturyLink Fieldon a Thursday night "blackout" contest when Washington faced the Stanford Cardinal. The Huskies were 2-1 in their 4th season under head coach Steve Sarkisian. UW was playing at the Seahawks home field that year as Husky Stadium was under renovation. The Cardinal cam in ranked #8 in the country after beating then #2 USC. Bob Rondeau was on the call.
Our second replay is the 2018 Pac-12 Championship and also a week 3 rematch with the Utah Utes. The Huskies won the first match-up in Salt Lake City 21-7. Washington was trying to win the conference title for the second time in 3 years with a trip to Pasadena on the line. The Huskies were bidding to play in the Rose Bowl for the first time since 2001.
Tony Castricone was behind the mic for this game.