Quin Snyder, a former standout guard at Mercer Island High School, is the first-year coach of the Utah Jazz, which opens its season Wednesday. Salt Lake City is the 47-year-old’s sixth stop in a span of about four years. “Every move has made sense,” he said.
Washington’s senior defensive end/linebacker Hau’oli Kikaha is on the cusp of breaking the school’s all-time and season sack records. He could accomplish both feats on Saturday when Washington (5-2, 1-2 Pac-12) plays Arizona State (5-1, 3-1) at Husky Stadium.
Redshirt freshman quarterback Troy Williams will make his first start for Washington on Saturday, against Arizona State at Husky Stadium. Sophomore QB Cyler Miles exited last week’s game at Oregon with a concussion.