Pac 12 Championship: Washington heads to first Rose Bowl in 18 years after win over Utah | NCAA Soccer


Regardless of not scoring an offensive landing, the No. 11 Washington Huskies punched their ticket to the Rose Bowl with a 10-Three win over No. 17 Utah.

It will be UW’s first look in Pasadena for the reason that 2000-01 season. In truth, the final time the Huskies made the journey down the coast they confronted a Purdue group led by then-freshman quarterback Drew Brees.

Within the low-scoring affair, UW used a lights-out protection to cease the streaking Utes. The Huskies grabbed three interceptions from quarterback Jason Shelley, his first picks since getting the beginning nod a month in the past. 

Redshirt sophomore Byron Murphy hauled in two of them, together with this unbelievable pick-6. 

Neither quarterback fared properly with Shelley ending 17-of-27 passing for 137 yards — and the three interceptions. Jake Browning, UW’s fourth-year starter, accomplished 21 of his 33 passes for 188 yards and one decide.

It was UW’s second Pac-12 championship in three years. Now, the Huskies seemingly await the winner of the Massive Ten championship pitting No. 21 Northwestern in opposition to No. 6 Ohio State.

Nonetheless, if Georgia and Oklahoma have been to lose, it is seemingly the Huskies might face an at-large bid reasonably than the Massive Ten winner as Ohio State might get a bid into the School Soccer Playoff with a win over Northwestern.

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