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UW’s Sankey leads nation in rushing — not that he cares

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The headline in the initial wire-service report Saturday night summed up the national recognition of Washington’s running back:

“Price, Stankey lead Huskies past Illini, 34-24.”

It was likely just a simple typo, but the misspelling of Bishop Sankey’s last name underscores how unfamiliar much of the college football world is with the nation’s rushing leader.

Not that Sankey is paying much attention to any of that.

The unassuming junior set career highs with 208 yards on 35 carries, plus two…

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