March 4, 2014 > Huskies on the move
Huskies on the move
Submitted By Mike Heightchew
The Washington Huskies have moved into semifinalsÊof North Coast Section (NCS), Division II basketball playoffs for the first time since 2004.
WashingtonÕs Huskies, seeded 14th in North Coast Section (NCS) Division II playoffs, stunned sixth ranked Dublin 53-45 on Friday, February 28th. This followed an even bigger upset, topping number three seed College Park 61-50 on February 25th. A standout for the Huskies has beenÊSeniorÊCaleb Baskett, who had a game high 16 points against Dublin; he made an unusual three-point play with 29Êseconds left for the Huskies to win. Harmon Sra and Sanket Desai have also been making impressive plays
The last time the Huskies reachedÊNCS semifinals was 2004. This sets up a big game with the Newark Memorial Cougars at Newark on Wednesday night, March 5th (at Newark), at 7 p.m. for area bragging rights.