About Bud Withers

Bud Withers



Bud Withers worked at three major Northwest newspapers for 45 years, covering primarily college sports.


He has witnessed 20 Final Fours, covered 73 weekends of the NCAA tournament and won writing awards from several different organizations. Withers was president of the U.S. Basketball Writers Association in 1992-93 and was inducted into the USBWA Hall of Fame in 2010. “Glory Hounds” is his fourth book. He lives in Woodinville, Washington with his wife Velvet.