TEMPE, Ariz. — Washington spent a good portion of the preseason searching for its offensive identity.
The Huskies may have found it in the desert.
Adding a dose of defense to its usual balanced scoring, Washington opened the Pac-12 season with a road rout, racing past Arizona State early in a 76-65 victory over the Sun Devils on Thursday night.
“It’s taken a while, but I continue to say we’ve been making progress,” Huskies coach Lorenzo Romar said. “Tonight, I…