college football http://kplu.org en Boise State football goes Big East http://kplu.org/post/boise-state-football-goes-big-east <p>Boise State University&rsquo;s football program joins the Big East in 2013. That&rsquo;s the official word from league and university officials today .</p><p> Thu, 08 Dec 2011 18:03:55 +0000 Northwest News Network 3394 at http://kplu.org Boise State football goes Big East Positive changes for UW football ... bowl game on horizon? http://kplu.org/post/positive-changes-uw-football-bowl-game-horizon <p>The 2011 University of Washington football season kicks off Saturday with a game against Eastern Washington at Husky Stadium.</p><p>There will be a lot of changes this year. And KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel says that&#39;s a good thing. Fri, 02 Sep 2011 04:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 2511 at http://kplu.org Positive changes for UW football ... bowl game on horizon? Preview: Looks like a good year for UW football http://kplu.org/post/preview-looks-good-year-uw-football <p>University of Washington football fans are hoping for another bowl appearance this year. The Huskies open the 2011 season Saturday at home against Eastern Washington.</p><p> Thu, 01 Sep 2011 15:27:35 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 2505 at http://kplu.org Preview: Looks like a good year for UW football Eastern Washington wins Div. 1 football title http://kplu.org/post/eastern-washington-wins-div-1-football-title <p>Eastern Washington's Eagles staged a thrilling comeback against the University of Delaware to win the NCAA Division 1 football title, the first for the school.&nbsp;</p><p>After trailing much of the game, Eastern rallied for a 20-19 victory in Frisco, Texas, before a crowd that included enthusiastic Delaware alum Joe Biden. The Vice President and Mrs. Biden.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 08 Jan 2011 07:37:06 +0000 KPLU News Staff 501 at http://kplu.org Eastern Washington wins Div. 1 football title Huskies humble Nebraska, get first bowl win since '01 http://kplu.org/post/huskies-humble-nebraska-get-first-bowl-win-01 <p>Coach Steve Sarkisian&nbsp;told ESPN it "a big win for the Husky Nation" after his Washington team beat daunting odds to defeat the 18th-ranked Nebraska Cornhuskers&nbsp;in Thursday's Holiday Bowl in San Diego. The UW dominated on defense and offense for a 19-7 victory.</p> Fri, 31 Dec 2010 06:48:26 +0000 KPLU News Staff 451 at http://kplu.org Huskies humble Nebraska, get first bowl win since '01 Huskies' bowl bid hopes are twofold http://kplu.org/post/huskies-bowl-bid-hopes-are-twofold <p>The Washington Huskies play their second-to-last football game of the season Saturday against Cal in Berkeley.&nbsp; And, even though the Huskies are just 4 and 6, sports commentator Art Thiel tells KPLU’s Kirsten Kendrick the stakes are high for this game.&nbsp; Fri, 26 Nov 2010 12:25:03 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 216 at http://kplu.org Huskies' bowl bid hopes are twofold