Eagles drop season opener to Huskies
Pac-12 Washington scores in first three possessions, going on to 570-274 advantage in total offense
Last updated 9/5/2019 at 1:34pm
A pair of early fourth downs didn’t go Eastern Washington University’s way, while the Pac 12 University of Washington Huskies used a fast start to beat the Eagles 47-14 in the college football season opener for both teams on Saturday, Aug. 31, at Alaska Airlines Field at Husky Stadium in Seattle.
The Huskies turned a fourth-and-two into a 23-yard touchdown run on its first possession and went on to lead 21-0 in the first quarter. Eastern was out-gained 162-54 in the opening 15 minutes and had its own fourth-and-two play in the period end with a sack.
Junior Andrew Boston’s 64-yard t...