Post-Game Notes

Recap | Final Stats

Washington 89, Seattle Pacific 71
Friday, November 19, 2004
Bank of America Arena; Seattle, Wash.

Post-Game Notes

• Washington improved to 75-28 in all-time season-opening games.

• The Huskies' all-time record in home-opening games is not 83-19.

• Washington increased its regular-season series advantage over Seattle Pacific to 10-0. The two Seattle-area schools played for the first time in a regular-season game since Dec. 5, 1981.

• Junior forward Mike Jensen registered a career-high 13 rebounds. He also posted the second double-double of his career with 14 points and 13 rebounds. His first double-double was a 14-point, 10-board effort against Oregon on Feb. 12, 2004.

• Sophomore forward Hans Gasser tallied a career-high six points. His previous best was four points against Columbia on Dec. 30, 2003.

• Two players saw their first regular-season action in a Husky uniform. Freshman Joel Smith scored 15 points in 27 minutes. Red-shirt junior Matt Fletcher was scoreless in 6 minutes of action. Sophomore guard Brandon Burmeister made his first career start and was scoreless in 28 minutes played.

• Washington averaged 82.0 points per game last season, the highest scoring output since the 1972 Huskies finished with a school record 84.8-point average. With 89 points tonight the Huskies have eclipsed the 80-point plateau in 6 of their last 9 games going back to last season. Washington was 14-4 last season when scoring 80 or more points.