Video: Lavon Coleman seals the deal for Washington
There were a lot of moving parts on Montlake entering the 2014 campaign. New coach. New quarterback. No more Austin Seferian-Jenkins.
And also no more Bishop Sankey. With the 1,870-yard back of a season ago off to the Tennessee Titans, the Huskies had a huge void to fill in the backfield entering this year.
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On Saturday vs. the Hawai'i Rainbows, the Huskies might have found their answer: Lavon Coleman. Holding on to a 17-16 lead against Hawai'i late in the fourth quarter, the redshirt freshman running back iced the game with three first-down runs to bleed out the clock and give the 25th-ranked Huskies a hard-fought W.