It's Alamo Bowl time: Huskies face No. 12 Baylor tonight

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The Washington Huskies held their last practice Wednesday before facing No. 12-ranked Baylor and Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Robert Griffin III in the Valero Alamo Bowl in San Antonio Thursday night.

Stopping Griffin, or RG3 as he is popularly known, is a problem every opposing team has been trying to figure out this season.

Baylor (9-3) comes into the game averaging 43 points and more than 571 yards of total offense per game – second-best in the nation.  Washington (7-5) has one of the nation's worst defenses.

Huskies defensive coordinator Nick Holt knows his squad (7-5) is going to have to play its best against the Baylor Bears’ high-powered offense.

"We've had a huge challenge this whole year playing against good offenses," Holt said. "This is good offense and the only difference this time is that we're playing against the best player in the country and a Heisman Trophy winner who has a great supporting cast."

Griffin, a fourth-year junior, said he hasn’t decided yet whether he will return to Baylor next year or enter the NFL draft.

Holt and Huskies safety Sean Parker commented on RG3 at a pregame news conference (see video).

The game is scheduled to start at 6 p.m. Pacific time and will be televised on ESPN and ESPN3.

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