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Washington 68, Tarragona 65 — Huskies hold on for first win on overseas tour

Post by Ryan Divish on Aug. 27, 2012 at 8:37 pm with No Comments »
August 27, 2012 8:48 pm
Scott Suggs past a Tarragona defender (photo courtesy of UW)

The Washington Huskies picked up their first win of their overseas tour, holding on for a 68-65 win over Tarragona – a third division professional team in Spain.

UW rallied from an eight-point half-time deficit, outscoring Tarragona 35-25 in the second half.

Abdul Gaddy and Scott Suggs had 16 points each.

Here’s the press release from GoHuskies.com

“I thought we shared the ball well, which is a positive,” Husky head coach Lorenzo Romar said in the press release. “On the flipside, I thought we had some lapses defensively, but to have only had 10 practices and still get 16 steals — that’s a lot. I thought it forced them out of their offense.”

“We missed a lot of easy shots,” Romar added, “given the circumstances of traveling the day before, having to play a game so quickly, the hour bus ride … I thought we did a lot of positive things.”


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