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Noon hoops: Shine or shrink? What will the Huskies to do?

Yes, the Huskies have won two straight road games. But the experience of those two games does little to prepare them for what they will face today.

From my story in today’s paper …

Even coach Lorenzo Romar, who has refused to downplay the two road wins over the Pacific-12 Conference dregs, knows that his team is in for its toughest test away from Alaska Airlines Arena.

Tougher than Duke in Madison Square Garden.

With ESPN’s College Gameday on hand, and Arizona fans planning a “white out” celebration, the sellout atmosphere figures to be

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Washington at ASU — Gameday with some Wroten audio

First of all, Tony Wroten was on with Mitch in the Morning today.

He talks about his game, about how polarizing he is among basketball fans, going to the NBA after one year, his free throw shooting.


Arizona State
Carrick Felix G 10.7 4.4 1.2 44.4 77.6
Chris Colvin G 5.7 1.5 3.1 31.0 67.5
Chanse Creekmur F 5.4 2.3 0.4 41.8 62.5
Jonathan Gilling F 5.1 1.3 1.7 42.0 76.9
Ruslan Pateev C 4.8 3.4 1.0 56.1 81.8

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Audio: Lorenzo Romar discusses Tony Wroten’s injury on KJR

Washington head coach Lorenzo Romar was on Mitch in the Morning talking about hoops and specifically the minor knee surgery that Tony Wroten underwent yesterday. Romar characterized it as even more minor than the knee surgery that Chris Polk had preseason that never kept him out of  game.  Wroten could be back practicing next week if everything goes well.


Tony Wroten undergoes arthroscopic knee surgery, not expected to miss any games

The University of Washington announced that touted freshman Tony Wroten underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right knee on Thursday. The surgery was considered minor and he isn’t expected to miss any regular season basketball games.

“Tony could have probably gone the whole season with a little discomfort at times and played through this,” said head coach Lorenzo Romar. “But he and his family, plus our staff, thought it would be better to take care of this now so he would be fine for the rest of the year. It has been nagging him a little bit, but he’ll be ready to

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