San Francisco, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Bishop Sankey rushed for 96 yards and
two touchdowns on 21 carries to lead Washington to a 31-16 triumph over BYU on
Friday in the Fight Hunger Bowl at AT&T Park.
Keith Price completed 16-of-21 passes for 112 yards and a touchdown with an
interception for the Huskies (9-4), who also received a 100-yard kickoff
return touchdown from John Ross.
Washington, which secured its first nine-win season since 2000, was coached by
quarterbacks coach Marques Tuiasosopo after former bench boss Steve Sarkisian
jetted to USC. The school replaced Sarkisian with former Boise State coach
Chris Petersen, but decided to go with Tuiasosopo for the bowl game.
Taysom Hill did just about everything for BYU (8-5), rushing for 143 yards and
a score on 29 carries while completing 22-of-40 passes for 274 yards with an
Cody Hoffman hauled in a game-high 12 passes for 167 yards for the Cougars,
who have appeared in a bowl in each of head coach Bronco Mendenhall's nine
seasons on the sidelines.
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