As a junior in 2019, Ahmed became the ninth Husky in the last 10 years to rush for 1,000 or more yards, finishing the season with 1,020 yards and 11 rushing touchdowns on 188 carries. He also earned Academic All-District VIII, Pac-12 Academic Honor Roll and honorable mention All-Pac-12.
Ahmed came to the Huskies after a standout career as a running back and defensive back at Juanita High School in Kirkland, Wash. In his three season at the UW, he played in 39 of a possible 40 games, rushing for 2,016 yards and 21 touchdowns, while also notching 50 career receptions.
It was the proper way to send Washington head coach Chris Petersen out, after a valiant and gutsy performance from every Husky involved.
The Washington Huskies Football team entered this year's Las Vegas Bowl with motivation to send head coach Chris Petersen out on top. In the end, the Husky defense would dominate the Boise State Broncos offense, and owned the line of scrimmage in their 38-7 victory. On the opening drive of the game, the Boise State Broncos … Continue reading Huskies 38-7 “Complete Victory” Over The Broncos Sends Petersen Out On Top
During the last three seasons, the Huskies have an 0-3 record in bowl games during New Years Six Bowl game appearances. The Huskies are looking to end that drought this year.