NCAA Game Summary - Washington at Colorado
(Saturday, November 17)
Final Score: Washington 38, Colorado 3
Boulder, CO (Sports Network) - Keith Price completed five touchdown passes as
the Washington Huskies cruised to a 38-3 victory over the Colorado Buffaloes in
Pac-12 Conference tilt at Folsom Field.
Price completed 22-of-29 attempts for 248 yards to lead Washington (7-4, 5-3
Pac-12) to its fourth win in a row. Kasen Williams led all receivers with 80
yards and a touchdown on seven receptions while Bishop Sankey paced the
Huskies' rushing attack by turning 23 carries into 139 yards. The Washington
defense held its opponent to 141 yards of total offense. The unit was anchored
by Travis Feeney, who recorded 10 solo tackles and a sack in the victory.
Colorado (1-10, 1-7) could not get anything going offensively and achieved just
10 first downs. Jordan Webb and Connor Wood both saw action under center, but
neither found any success. Webb was sacked four times and generated just 33
yards on 6-of-16 passing while Wood tossed interceptions on two of his six
attempts. Christian Powell picked up 66 yards on 17 carries, but the Buffaloes
were held to just 90 team rushing yards as they were handed their seventh
Both sides delivered unflinching performances on the defensive side of the ball
in the first half. The game remained tied at 0-0 until one minute before
halftime when Price connected with Cody Burns for a three-yard touchdown pass.
The made extra point by Travis Coons sent the Huskies into the intermission
with a 7-0 advantage.
Washington's defense sparked a huge second half run by forcing and recovering
two fumbles that returned the ball to its offense with a short field. Price
took advantage of the great field position by completing a 17-yard touchdown
pass to Kasen Williams before finding Kendyl Taylor for a 23-yard passing play
that resulted in six points.
Colorado stopped the 21-0 run at the 6:15 mark of the third frame when Will
Oliver made a field goal from 37 yards out, but the Buffaloes were unable to
produce any more points the rest of the way.
The Huskies added three points with a 25-yard field goal by Travis Coons with
just over a minute left before the final quarter. Price completed touchdown
passes to Austin Seferian-Jenkins and Jaydon Mickens in the fourth quarter to
complete the 38-3 rout on the road.
Washington's offensive unit scored on 5-of-7 trips to the red zone while its
defense forced five turnovers to keep Colorado at bay.
11/17 18:23:31 ET
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