Marques Tuiasosopo will coach Washington in bowl game


With Steve Sarkisian leaving Washington for USC the Huskies need a head coach for their upcoming bowl game.

Enter former quarterback Marques Tuiasosopo.

The 34-year-old Tuiasosopo is in his first year as the quarterbacks coach at Washington and now will take on a larger role.

“I’m humbled and so honored. It’s a great, incredible honor to lead my alma mater in a bowl game. We still have a lot to play for this season. I am excited to go out and get a ninth win” Tuiasosopo said about the opportunity, via The Seattle Times.

As a senior in 2000, Tuiasosopo led the Huskies to an 11-1 record with a win over Purdue in the Rose Bowl.

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