SEATTLE (AP) - Washington's electric start to the season and an offense that's among the best in the country are about to get a test that will help determine whether the Huskies are for real.
A Pac-12 Conference slate that starts with four difficult games against Arizona, at Stanford, vs. Oregon and Arizona State should be telling.
Washington moved up to No. 16 in this week's AP Top 25. It's the highest ranking for the school since the 2002 season, when the Huskies were ranked as high as No. 11. They have the No. 3 overall offense in the country, averaging more than 600 yards per game, and have run their new up-tempo scheme precisely and efficiently.
The Huskies will get their first true test starting this week.