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The 12 Plays of Christmas: No. 6

Desmond Trufant (Kim Grinolds/

With the holidays upon us, is counting down the top plays of the season, with the No. 1 play to finish out the year. So who is next on the list? A great play from a great Washington player - their only first team All-Pac-12 and All-American - and one that helped seal a critical UW win over a top-10 program.

Heading into the 2012 season the defense was expected to be the biggest unknown but they did have some veteran players returning, including senior corner Desmond Trufant. The 6-foot, 190-pound Trufant - who would end his UW career with 47 starts, was one of Steve Sarkisian's key signings for the 2009 recruiting class, and he paid Sark back ten-fold by being a consistent presence in the Huskies... Recommended Stories

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