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  • WSU's Hercules Mata’afa named to Lott Impact Trophy watch list

    WSU's Hercules Mata’afa named to Lott Impact Trophy watch list

    Courtesy: Washington State AthleticsCourtesy: Washington State Athletics

    NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. - Washington State defensive lineman Hercules Mata'afa has been named to the 2017 Lott IMPACT Trophy, The Pacific Club IMPACT Foundation announced recently. Named after Pro Football Hall of Fame member, Ronnie Lott...

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    NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. - Washington State defensive lineman Hercules Mata'afa has been named to the 2017 Lott IMPACT Trophy, The Pacific Club IMPACT Foundation announced recently. Named after Pro Football Hall of Fame member, Ronnie Lott...

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  • Seahawks' roster status after rookie minicamp

    Seahawks' roster status after rookie minicamp

    Courtesy: Seattle SeahawksCourtesy: Seattle Seahawks

    The Seahawks welcomed to Seattle last week a rookie class that included 11 draft picks and eight undrafted free agents, a group that took part in a rookie minicamp last weekend. Now that rookies have joined the team and free agency has for the most part wound down...

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    The Seahawks welcomed to Seattle last week a rookie class that included 11 draft picks and eight undrafted free agents, a group that took part in a rookie minicamp last weekend. Now that rookies have joined the team and free agency has for the most part wound down...

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  • Former WSU player Robert Barber found not guilty of assault

    Former WSU player Robert Barber found not guilty of assault

    Robert Barber found not guilty to assaultRobert Barber found not guilty to assault

    Former Washington State defensive lineman Robert Barber has been been found not guilty of assault in the second-degree and assault in the fourth-degree after he was connected to a brawl last summer.  Barber was charged with second-degree felony assault in February after he allegedly punched a WSU student at a party last July.

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    Former Washington State defensive lineman Robert Barber has been been found not guilty of assault in the second-degree and assault in the fourth-degree after he was connected to a brawl last summer.  Barber was charged with second-degree felony assault in February after he allegedly punched a WSU student at a party last July.

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  • No. 1 Oregon State completes sweep of Washington State, 14-3

    No. 1 Oregon State completes sweep of Washington State, 14-3

    CORVALLIS, Ore. – Washington State dropped a 14-3 contest in the series-finale at No. 1 Oregon State Sunday afternoon. The Cougars saw their streak of four-straight Pac-12 series wins come to an end.

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    CORVALLIS, Ore. – Washington State dropped a 14-3 contest in the series-finale at No. 1 Oregon State Sunday afternoon. The Cougars saw their streak of four-straight Pac-12 series wins come to an end.

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  • Mariners lose third straight to White Sox, 8-1

    Mariners lose third straight to White Sox, 8-1

    Mariners have lost their last 5 out of 6 gamesMariners have lost their last 5 out of 6 games

    SEATTLE (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox offense staked Derek Holland to big lead before he took the mound, and Holland shut down the Seattle Mariners.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox offense staked Derek Holland to big lead before he took the mound, and Holland shut down the Seattle Mariners.

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  • Mariners get shellacked by White Sox 16-1

    Mariners get shellacked by White Sox 16-1

    Mariners hold Athletics to two hitsMariners hold Athletics to two hits
    SEATTLE (AP) - Avisail Garcia homered in his first two at-bats and had a career-high six RBIs, and the Chicago White Sox battered Seattle's depleted pitching staff in a 16-1 win over the Mariners on Saturday night.      The White Sox knocked around Seattle starter Yovani Gallardo (2-4) and no one provided more shots than Garcia. He hit a three-run homer in the first inning, added a solo shot in the third and greeted reliever Dillon Overton with a two-run double in the f...>>
    SEATTLE (AP) - Avisail Garcia homered in his first two at-bats and had a career-high six RBIs, and the Chicago White Sox battered Seattle's depleted pitching staff in a 16-1 win over the Mariners on Saturday night.      The White Sox knocked around Seattle starter Yovani Gallardo (2-4) and no one provided more shots than Garcia. He hit a three-run homer in the first inning, added a solo shot in the third and greeted reliever Dillon Overton with a two-run double in the f...>>
  • Cougs shutout by #1 Oregon State 5-0

    Cougs shutout by #1 Oregon State 5-0

    Photo: WSU AthleticsPhoto: WSU Athletics

    CORVALLIS, Ore. – Washington State dropped a 5-0 decision to No. 1 Oregon State at Goss Stadium Saturday afternoon.

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    CORVALLIS, Ore. – Washington State dropped a 5-0 decision to No. 1 Oregon State at Goss Stadium Saturday afternoon.

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  • Video Game Review: Out of the Park Baseball 18

    Video Game Review: Out of the Park Baseball 18

    Courtesy: ootpdevelopmentsCourtesy: ootpdevelopments

    Hi, my name is Sam Adams... and I'm a baseball strataholic.  Ever since I was in middle school, I was obsessed with baseball strategy games.  My first foray came with the board game "Strat-o-matic Baseball," before I graduated to the PC universe with "Tony LaRussa Baseball."  I loved constructing a super team of baseball players long before LeBron and Curry were building their super teams in the NBA. 

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    Hi, my name is Sam Adams... and I'm a baseball strataholic.  Ever since I was in middle school, I was obsessed with baseball strategy games.  My first foray came with the board game "Strat-o-matic Baseball," before I graduated to the PC universe with "Tony LaRussa Baseball."  I loved constructing a super team of baseball players long before LeBron and Curry were building their super teams in the NBA. 

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  • No. 1 Oregon State uses walk-off walk to rally past Cougars

    No. 1 Oregon State uses walk-off walk to rally past Cougars

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    CORVALLIS, Ore. – Washington State nearly pulled the upset against No. 1 Oregon State but the Beavers scored twice in the ninth on bases-loaded walks to take the series-opener 4-3 in front of a sold out Goss Stadium crowd of 3,583 Friday afternoon

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    CORVALLIS, Ore. – Washington State nearly pulled the upset against No. 1 Oregon State but the Beavers scored twice in the ninth on bases-loaded walks to take the series-opener 4-3 in front of a sold out Goss Stadium crowd of 3,583 Friday afternoon

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  • Mariners win in walk-off fashion over White Sox 5-4

    Mariners win in walk-off fashion over White Sox 5-4

    Guillermo Heredia's base hit in the 9th lifts Mariners past White SoxGuillermo Heredia's base hit in the 9th lifts Mariners past White Sox

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Jarrod Dyson needed every bit of his speed to get into scoring position. Guillermo Heredia's clutch hit allowed Dyson a chance to jog home with winning run. Heredia's pinch-hit, two-out single in the ninth inning scored Dyson from second base to give the Seattle Mariners a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- Jarrod Dyson needed every bit of his speed to get into scoring position. Guillermo Heredia's clutch hit allowed Dyson a chance to jog home with winning run. Heredia's pinch-hit, two-out single in the ninth inning scored Dyson from second base to give the Seattle Mariners a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.

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  • Former UW player Isaiah Thomas makes 2016-17 All-NBA team

    Former UW player Isaiah Thomas makes 2016-17 All-NBA team

    Courtesy: Boston CelticsCourtesy: Boston Celtics

    Former Washington Huskies basketball player Isaiah Thomas has made the 2016-17 All-NBA team, his first of his career. Thomas joins Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kevin Durant, Rudy Gobert, and Stephen Curry as the selections for this year's All-NBA second team. Thomas was third in the NBA this season averaging 28.9 points per game

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    Former Washington Huskies basketball player Isaiah Thomas has made the 2016-17 All-NBA team, his first of his career. Thomas joins Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kevin Durant, Rudy Gobert, and Stephen Curry as the selections for this year's All-NBA second team. Thomas was third in the NBA this season averaging 28.9 points per game

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  • Mariners blank Athletics in 4-0 win

    Mariners blank Athletics in 4-0 win

    Mariners hold Athletics to two hitsMariners hold Athletics to two hits

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Christian Bergman pitched into the eighth inning for the best start of his career, Jean Segura extended his hitting streak to 16 games with a two-run single and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 4-0 on Wednesday night. Bergman (1-1) allowed two hits after holding Oakland hitless until the fifth inning.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- Christian Bergman pitched into the eighth inning for the best start of his career, Jean Segura extended his hitting streak to 16 games with a two-run single and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 4-0 on Wednesday night. Bergman (1-1) allowed two hits after holding Oakland hitless until the fifth inning.

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  • WSU prepares for series against top-ranked Oregon State

    WSU prepares for series against top-ranked Oregon State

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    Washington State (24-23, 10-14 Pac-12) heads to Corvallis for a three-game series against No. 1 Oregon State (42-4, 24-3 Pac-12) beginning Friday. All three games will be televised on the Pac-12 Network. WSU will be playing its first series against a top-ranked team since 2014, taking one of three at No. 1 Cal State Fullerton to open 2014.
     

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    Washington State (24-23, 10-14 Pac-12) heads to Corvallis for a three-game series against No. 1 Oregon State (42-4, 24-3 Pac-12) beginning Friday. All three games will be televised on the Pac-12 Network. WSU will be playing its first series against a top-ranked team since 2014, taking one of three at No. 1 Cal State Fullerton to open 2014.
     

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  • Athletics score 5 runs in the 9th to beat Mariners 9-6

    Athletics score 5 runs in the 9th to beat Mariners 9-6

    Mariners have lost their last 5 out of 6 gamesMariners have lost their last 5 out of 6 games

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Matt Joyce hit a two-run homer and Mark Canha added a three-run shot in a five-run ninth inning that rallied the Oakland Athletics to a 9-6 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. Oakland squandered a 4-1 lead thanks to a key two-run error in the seventh and Kyle Seager's solo home run in the eighth that gave Seattle a 5-4 lead.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- Matt Joyce hit a two-run homer and Mark Canha added a three-run shot in a five-run ninth inning that rallied the Oakland Athletics to a 9-6 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. Oakland squandered a 4-1 lead thanks to a key two-run error in the seventh and Kyle Seager's solo home run in the eighth that gave Seattle a 5-4 lead.

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  • Sounders look to regain momentum tomorrow against Sporting Kansas City

    Sounders look to regain momentum tomorrow against Sporting Kansas City

    Courtesy: Seattle SoundersCourtesy: Seattle Sounders

    The Seattle Sounders will try to end their two-game losing streak when they travel to take on Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday. The Sounders have not had much luck playing Sporting KC in the regular season going 0-3-2 in their last five contests dating back to 2014. Despite their history, the Sounders are 7-4-3 all time against Sporting KC, including a 4-2-1 record on the road.

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    The Seattle Sounders will try to end their two-game losing streak when they travel to take on Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday. The Sounders have not had much luck playing Sporting KC in the regular season going 0-3-2 in their last five contests dating back to 2014. Despite their history, the Sounders are 7-4-3 all time against Sporting KC, including a 4-2-1 record on the road.

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  • Mariners place Robinson Cano on 10-day disabled list

    Mariners place Robinson Cano on 10-day disabled list

    Courtesy: Twitter/@RobinsonCanoCourtesy: Twitter/@RobinsonCano

    Cano, 34, has missed the last 5 games with a sore right quad. He was hitting .296 (40x135) with 21 runs, 8 doubles, 8 home runs, 28 RBI, a .362 on-base percentage and an .895 OPS in 34 games with Seattle this season. In his last 21 games, he hit .349 (29x83) with 17 runs, 5 doubles, 7 home runs, 20 RBI and a 1.073 OPS. This is the first time he's been on the disabled list since June 27-Aug. 8, 2006 with a strained left hamstring

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    Cano, 34, has missed the last 5 games with a sore right quad. He was hitting .296 (40x135) with 21 runs, 8 doubles, 8 home runs, 28 RBI, a .362 on-base percentage and an .895 OPS in 34 games with Seattle this season. In his last 21 games, he hit .349 (29x83) with 17 runs, 5 doubles, 7 home runs, 20 RBI and a 1.073 OPS. This is the first time he's been on the disabled list since June 27-Aug. 8, 2006 with a strained left hamstring

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  • Gonzaga vs WSU baseball game cancelled due to rain

    Gonzaga vs WSU baseball game cancelled due to rain

    Courtesy: Gonzaga AthleticsCourtesy: Gonzaga Athletics
    The Washington State Cougars vs the Gonzaga Bulldogs baseball game has been cancelled due to rain. The game will not be rescheduled. Next up for the Zags is a three-game series against No. 18 ranked BYU on Thursday which will be broadcasted on SWX. The Washington State Cougars head to Corvallis to open a three-game Pac-12 Conference series against No. 1 ranked Oregon State beginning Friday.   >>
    The Washington State Cougars vs the Gonzaga Bulldogs baseball game has been cancelled due to rain. The game will not be rescheduled. Next up for the Zags is a three-game series against No. 18 ranked BYU on Thursday which will be broadcasted on SWX. The Washington State Cougars head to Corvallis to open a three-game Pac-12 Conference series against No. 1 ranked Oregon State beginning Friday.   >>
  • Mariners escape near 9th inning collapse to beat Athletics 6-5

    Mariners escape near 9th inning collapse to beat Athletics 6-5

    Cruz and Seager power Mariners to 6-5 win over AthleticsCruz and Seager power Mariners to 6-5 win over Athletics

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Nelson Cruz and Kyle Seager each hit a two-run homer, and Yovani Gallardo pitched effectively into the seventh inning as the Seattle Mariners made the most of four hits to hold off the Oakland Athletics 6-5 on Monday night. Oakland scored twice in the ninth, when Mariners closer Edwin Diaz walked four of the five batters he faced to force in a run.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- Nelson Cruz and Kyle Seager each hit a two-run homer, and Yovani Gallardo pitched effectively into the seventh inning as the Seattle Mariners made the most of four hits to hold off the Oakland Athletics 6-5 on Monday night. Oakland scored twice in the ninth, when Mariners closer Edwin Diaz walked four of the five batters he faced to force in a run.

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  • Seahawks' Eddie Lacy earns $55K bonus by weighing in at 253 pounds

    Seahawks' Eddie Lacy earns $55K bonus by weighing in at 253 pounds

    Courtesy: Twitter/@Lil_Eazy_Ana_42Courtesy: Twitter/@Lil_Eazy_Ana_42

    Running back Eddie Lacy earned a nice bonus of $55,000 from the Seattle Seahawks for weighing under 255 pounds. Lacy's contract has seven weigh in bonus worth a total of $385,000 as a part of his contract. Eddie Lacy only weighed 237 pounds when he came out of Alabama in 2013 and...

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    Running back Eddie Lacy earned a nice bonus of $55,000 from the Seattle Seahawks for weighing under 255 pounds. Lacy's contract has seven weigh in bonus worth a total of $385,000 as a part of his contract. Eddie Lacy only weighed 237 pounds when he came out of Alabama in 2013 and ..

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  • Seahawks sign WR Speedy Noil and FB Kyle Coleman

    Seahawks sign WR Speedy Noil and FB Kyle Coleman

    Courtesy: Seattle SeahawksCourtesy: Seattle Seahawks

    The Seahawks signed receiver Speedy Noil and fullback Kyle Coleman Monday, both of whom participated in last weekend’s rookie minicamp as tryout players. Quarterback Skyler Howard and fullback Brandon Cottom were waived to make room on the 90-man roster. Noil, who went undrafted out of Texas A&M, led the Aggies in all-purpose yardage as a freshman

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    The Seahawks signed receiver Speedy Noil and fullback Kyle Coleman Monday, both of whom participated in last weekend’s rookie minicamp as tryout players. Quarterback Skyler Howard and fullback Brandon Cottom were waived to make room on the 90-man roster. Noil, who went undrafted out of Texas A&M, led the Aggies in all-purpose yardage as a freshman

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  • No. 6 seed Washington set to host NCAA Regional

    No. 6 seed Washington set to host NCAA Regional

    Courtesy: Washington AthleticsCourtesy: Washington Athletics

    SEATTLE -- The No. 8-ranked University of Washington softball team will be the No. 6 overall seed for the 2017 NCAA Tournament and will host an opening round regional for the 11th time in program history, as announced by the NCAA on Sunday on ESPN2. Washington (43-11) is one of 16 schools to host a four-team NCAA Regional tournament with contests running Friday...

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    SEATTLE -- The No. 8-ranked University of Washington softball team will be the No. 6 overall seed for the 2017 NCAA Tournament and will host an opening round regional for the 11th time in program history, as announced by the NCAA on Sunday on ESPN2. Washington (43-11) is one of 16 schools to host a four-team NCAA Regional tournament with contests running Friday...

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  • Gonzaga to pause WCC title race to play Washington State

    Gonzaga to pause WCC title race to play Washington State

    Courtesy: Gonzaga AthleticsCourtesy: Gonzaga Athletics

    Gonzaga picked up a big series win against Loyola Marymount last weekend, taking the Friday and Sunday games against the Lions at home...after Gonzaga led all of game one, the final two weren’t decided until the final at-bat...on Saturday, the Zags loaded the bases and brought the tying run to the plate before falling 4-0

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    Gonzaga picked up a big series win against Loyola Marymount last weekend, taking the Friday and Sunday games against the Lions at home...after Gonzaga led all of game one, the final two weren’t decided until the final at-bat...on Saturday, the Zags loaded the bases and brought the tying run to the plate before falling 4-0

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  • Cougs can't complete sweep of UCLA 12-2

    Cougs can't complete sweep of UCLA 12-2

    Photo: WSU AthleticsPhoto: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State dropped the series-finale with No. 28 UCLA 12-2 at Bailey-Brayton Field Sunday afternoon.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State dropped the series-finale with No. 28 UCLA 12-2 at Bailey-Brayton Field Sunday afternoon.

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  • Blue Jays complete sweep of Mariners with walk-off win

    Blue Jays complete sweep of Mariners with walk-off win

      TORONTO (AP) -- Kevin Pillar homered with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Toronto Blue Jays a 3-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday and a sweep of their four-game series.

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      TORONTO (AP) -- Kevin Pillar homered with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Toronto Blue Jays a 3-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday and a sweep of their four-game series.

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  • WSU Beats UCLA to Clinch Fourth-Straight Pac-12 Series

    WSU Beats UCLA to Clinch Fourth-Straight Pac-12 Series

    Sunday, May 14 2017 12:23 AM EDT2017-05-14 04:23:43 GMT
    by WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State used 12 hits to post a 7-3 victory over No. 28 UCLA at Bailey-Brayton Field Saturday afternoon, clinching its fourth straight conference series for the first time since 1995. WSU (24-22, 10-13 Pac-12) saw four players record multiple-hit games led by sophomore shortstop Andres Alvarez with three hits and two runs scored. Junior designated hitter Blake Clanton had two hits including his third homer of the season. Junior outfi...>>
    by WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State used 12 hits to post a 7-3 victory over No. 28 UCLA at Bailey-Brayton Field Saturday afternoon, clinching its fourth straight conference series for the first time since 1995. WSU (24-22, 10-13 Pac-12) saw four players record multiple-hit games led by sophomore shortstop Andres Alvarez with three hits and two runs scored. Junior designated hitter Blake Clanton had two hits including his third homer of the season. Junior outfi...>>
  • Mariners fall to red-hot Blue Jays 7-2

    Mariners fall to red-hot Blue Jays 7-2

    Mariners play Blue Jays again tomorrow at 4:07 p.m.Mariners play Blue Jays again tomorrow at 4:07 p.m.
    TORONTO (AP) - Jose Bautista hit a three-run homer, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 7-2 on Saturday for their sixth win in seven games. Kendrys Morales also connected for Toronto, and Kevin Pillar had three hits, raising his AL-leading total to 47. Devon Travis became the first player to steal home for the Blue Jays since June 2, 2015, scoring on a double steal in the eighth. Dominic Leone (1-0) got one out for the win as Toronto improved to 8-4 in May. The Mari...>>
    TORONTO (AP) - Jose Bautista hit a three-run homer, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 7-2 on Saturday for their sixth win in seven games. Kendrys Morales also connected for Toronto, and Kevin Pillar had three hits, raising his AL-leading total to 47. Devon Travis became the first player to steal home for the Blue Jays since June 2, 2015, scoring on a double steal in the eighth. Dominic Leone (1-0) got one out for the win as Toronto improved to 8-4 in May. The Mari...>>
  • WSU wins opener 7-1 over #28 UCLA

    WSU wins opener 7-1 over #28 UCLA

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State recorded 13 hits and hit a pair of two-run home runs to back junior Damon Jones' strong start for a 7-1 win over No. 28 UCLA in the series-opener at Bailey-Brayton Field Friday night.   The Cougars (23-22, 9-12 Pac-12) saw five different players record two-hit games led by sophomore outfielder Justin Harrer who hit his team-leading fifth home run of the season, a two-run shot to centerfield in the third innings. Freshman c...

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State recorded 13 hits and hit a pair of two-run home runs to back junior Damon Jones' strong start for a 7-1 win over No. 28 UCLA in the series-opener at Bailey-Brayton Field Friday night.   The Cougars (23-22, 9-12 Pac-12) saw five different players record two-hit games led by sophomore outfielder Justin Harrer who hit his team-leading fifth home run of the season, a two-run shot to centerfield in the third innings. Freshman c...

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  • UW snaps losing streak, beats ASU 4-0

    UW snaps losing streak, beats ASU 4-0

    Courtesy: UW AthleticsCourtesy: UW Athletics

    SEATTLE – Junior Noah Bremer threw a one-hit, complete-game shutout and his offense scored three times in the first inning as Washington beat Arizona State, 4-0, Friday night at Husky Ballpark.   The only base runners Bremer allowed were a fourth inning, one-out single by Andrew Snow and a walk in the eighth inning to Zach Cerbo. Bremer stuck out 10 Sun Devils' hitters and threw 115 pitches in recording his first shutout – his third complete game &nd...

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    SEATTLE – Junior Noah Bremer threw a one-hit, complete-game shutout and his offense scored three times in the first inning as Washington beat Arizona State, 4-0, Friday night at Husky Ballpark.   The only base runners Bremer allowed were a fourth inning, one-out single by Andrew Snow and a walk in the eighth inning to Zach Cerbo. Bremer stuck out 10 Sun Devils' hitters and threw 115 pitches in recording his first shutout – his third complete game &nd...

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  • Mariners fall to the Blue Jays 4-0

    Mariners fall to the Blue Jays 4-0

    Mariners drop 2nd straight game to Blue JaysMariners drop 2nd straight game to Blue Jays

    TORONTO (AP) -- Joe Biagini and four relievers combined on a seven-hitter, Jose Bautista hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Friday night. Devon Travis had two RBIs despite a hitless night for the Blue Jays, who have won five of six. Seattle has lost two straight after winning the previous four.

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    TORONTO (AP) -- Joe Biagini and four relievers combined on a seven-hitter, Jose Bautista hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Friday night. Devon Travis had two RBIs despite a hitless night for the Blue Jays, who have won five of six. Seattle has lost two straight after winning the previous four.

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  • Seahawks release rookie mini camp roster

    Seahawks release rookie mini camp roster

    Courtesy: Seattle SeahawksCourtesy: Seattle Seahawks

    Below, take a look at the Seattle Seahawks' 2017 rookie minicamp roster. It includes 68 total players, including the team's 11 draft picks, eight players who were signed as undrafted rookie free agents, eight other Seahawks with rookie minicamp eligibility, and 41 tryout players, including a few who have spent time on Seattle's roster in the past. No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. College Hometown 1 ...

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    Below, take a look at the Seattle Seahawks' 2017 rookie minicamp roster. It includes 68 total players, including the team's 11 draft picks, eight players who were signed as undrafted rookie free agents, eight other Seahawks with rookie minicamp eligibility, and 41 tryout players, including a few who have spent time on Seattle's roster in the past. No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. College Hometown 1 ...

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  • Mariners fall to Blue Jays 7-2, Smoak 3-3, 4 RBI's

    Mariners fall to Blue Jays 7-2, Smoak 3-3, 4 RBI's

    Mariners play Blue Jays again tomorrow at 4:07 p.m.Mariners play Blue Jays again tomorrow at 4:07 p.m.

    TORONTO (AP) -- Steve Pearce hit a three-run home run, Justin Smoak had a solo homer and finished with four RBIs, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Mariners 7-2 on Thursday night, snapping Seattle's win streak at four. Marco Estrada (2-2) allowed two runs over six innings for the Blue Jays, who have won four of five.

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    TORONTO (AP) -- Steve Pearce hit a three-run home run, Justin Smoak had a solo homer and finished with four RBIs, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Mariners 7-2 on Thursday night, snapping Seattle's win streak at four. Marco Estrada (2-2) allowed two runs over six innings for the Blue Jays, who have won four of five.

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  • Washington State hosts No. 28 UCLA on Friday

    Washington State hosts No. 28 UCLA on Friday

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    Washington State owns a 22-22 record including an 8-13 mark in Pac-12 play after taking two of three from Oregon last week. The Cougars have won their last three series after recording a series win over No. 30 Washington three weeks ago and at Utah two weeks ago. WSU has surpassed last season's win total and enters the weekend second in the Pac-12 in doubles (90).

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    Washington State owns a 22-22 record including an 8-13 mark in Pac-12 play after taking two of three from Oregon last week. The Cougars have won their last three series after recording a series win over No. 30 Washington three weeks ago and at Utah two weeks ago. WSU has surpassed last season's win total and enters the weekend second in the Pac-12 in doubles (90).

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  • 2015-16 Academic Progress Rates released by the NCAA

    2015-16 Academic Progress Rates released by the NCAA

    Courtesy: Washington AthleticsCourtesy: Washington Athletics

    SPOKANE, Wash. -- Gonzaga's athletic programs continued to thrive in the latest release of the Academic Progress Rate by the NCAA on Wednesday with seven teams earning a perfect 1,000 score and all GU teams combining for a 997 mark. That mark is tied for the second-best combined average for any school in the nation, behind only the Ivy League's Dartmouth.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. -- Gonzaga's athletic programs continued to thrive in the latest release of the Academic Progress Rate by the NCAA on Wednesday with seven teams earning a perfect 1,000 score and all GU teams combining for a 997 mark. That mark is tied for the second-best combined average for any school in the nation, behind only the Ivy League's Dartmouth.

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  • Mariners move to .500 after 11-6 win over Phillies

    Mariners move to .500 after 11-6 win over Phillies

    Mariners are now 17-17 on the seasonMariners are now 17-17 on the season

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Carlos Ruiz hit a three-run double against his old team, Robinson Cano and Danny Valencia homered and the Seattle Mariners beat the Philadelphia Phillies 11-6 Wednesday. Ruiz earned another standing ovation a day after he returned and was honored with a video tribute that highlighted his career with the Phillies.

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    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Carlos Ruiz hit a three-run double against his old team, Robinson Cano and Danny Valencia homered and the Seattle Mariners beat the Philadelphia Phillies 11-6 Wednesday. Ruiz earned another standing ovation a day after he returned and was honored with a video tribute that highlighted his career with the Phillies.

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  • WSU's Flynn invited to attend USA Basketball U19 junior national team training camp

    WSU's Flynn invited to attend USA Basketball U19 junior national team training camp

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State men's basketball rising-sophomore, Malachi Flynn, has been invited to attend the USA Basketball U19 Junior National Team Training Camp, June 18-20, WSU head coach Ernie Kent, announced Monday Following the trials, the USA Basketball Men's Junior National Team Committee is expected to announce finalists for the USA U19 National Team roster. Training camp for the selected finalists will begin June 21, with the USA roster being ...

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State men's basketball rising-sophomore, Malachi Flynn, has been invited to attend the USA Basketball U19 Junior National Team Training Camp, June 18-20, WSU head coach Ernie Kent, announced Monday Following the trials, the USA Basketball Men's Junior National Team Committee is expected to announce finalists for the USA U19 National Team roster. Training camp for the selected finalists will begin June 21, with the USA roster being ...

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  • Late UW rally comes up short in 7-5 loss to Seattle U

    Late UW rally comes up short in 7-5 loss to Seattle U

    Courtesy: Washington AthleticsCourtesy: Washington Athletics

    SEATTLE – Seattle U beat Washington, 7-5, Tuesday night at Husky Ballpark to claim the yearly city battle between the two schools.   The Huskies (24-21) scored four times in the eighth inning to make things close but could not complete the late rally.   Tyler Oldenburg (3-1) allowed one run over five innings to pick up the win and shortstop Griffin Andreychuck drove in three runs for the Redhawks (17-28-1) on a pair of doubles.   Washingto...

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    SEATTLE – Seattle U beat Washington, 7-5, Tuesday night at Husky Ballpark to claim the yearly city battle between the two schools.   The Huskies (24-21) scored four times in the eighth inning to make things close but could not complete the late rally.   Tyler Oldenburg (3-1) allowed one run over five innings to pick up the win and shortstop Griffin Andreychuck drove in three runs for the Redhawks (17-28-1) on a pair of doubles.   Washingto...

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  • Ben Gamel's four hits leads Mariners past Phillies 10-9.

    Ben Gamel's four hits leads Mariners past Phillies 10-9.

    Mariners get 16 hits in 10-9 win over PhilliesMariners get 16 hits in 10-9 win over Phillies

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Taylor Motter had the go-ahead RBI double in the ninth inning, Ben Gamel had four hits and the Seattle Mariners overcame a four-run deficit to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 10-9 on Tuesday night. Gamel went 4 for 5 with a three-run home run, two singles, a double and scored three runs.

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    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Taylor Motter had the go-ahead RBI double in the ninth inning, Ben Gamel had four hits and the Seattle Mariners overcame a four-run deficit to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 10-9 on Tuesday night. Gamel went 4 for 5 with a three-run home run, two singles, a double and scored three runs.

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  • WSU Cougars crack Sports Illustrated's way-too-early top 25

    WSU Cougars crack Sports Illustrated's way-too-early top 25

    WSU opens up the 2017 season vs Montana State on September 2ndWSU opens up the 2017 season vs Montana State on September 2nd

     The Washington State Cougars football team is ranked number 22 in Sports Illustrated's way-too-early top 25. These rankings come after the conclusion of spring practices for most of college football leaving the countdown to kickoff just over three months away. The 2016 season for the Cougars

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     The Washington State Cougars football team is ranked number 22 in Sports Illustrated's way-too-early top 25. These rankings come after the conclusion of spring practices for most of college football leaving the countdown to kickoff just over three months away. The 2016 season for the Cougars

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  • Spokane umpire Nolan Earley one step closer to MLB dream

    Spokane umpire Nolan Earley one step closer to MLB dream

    Nolan Earley played baseball through high school, but hung up the bat and glove when he left the Tri Cities for Eastern Washington University. Little did he know he'd be back in the game in a different way.

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    Nolan Earley played baseball through high school, but hung up the bat and glove when he left the Tri Cities for Eastern Washington University. Little did he know he'd be back in the game in a different way.

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  • Seahawks' Doug Baldwin ranked #88 in NFL top 100

    Seahawks' Doug Baldwin ranked #88 in NFL top 100

    Courtesy: NFL NetworkCourtesy: NFL Network

    Seattle Seahawks' wide receiver Doug Baldwin has been ranked 88th in NFL Network's list of the top 100 NFL football players. Last season, Doug Baldwin posted a career high 1,128 receiving yards and 94 catches in route to help the Seahawks capture the NFC West title with an 10-5-1 record. Baldwin also was the Seahawks' leading receiver in catches, targets, receiving yards and touchdown catches. This year Baldwin is down 16 spots from 2016 when he was ranked 72nd..

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    Seattle Seahawks' wide receiver Doug Baldwin has been ranked 88th in NFL Network's list of the top 100 NFL football players. Last season, Doug Baldwin posted a career high 1,128 receiving yards and 94 catches in route to help the Seahawks capture the NFC West title with an 10-5-1 record. Baldwin also was the Seahawks' leading receiver in catches, targets, receiving yards and touchdown catches. This year Baldwin is down 16 spots from 2016 when he was ranked 72nd..

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  • Where Does Kupp Fit in Rams' Plans?

    Where Does Kupp Fit in Rams' Plans?

    Courtesy: Los Angeles RamsCourtesy: Los Angeles Rams

    The Los Angeles Rams spent three of their first four picks in this year's NFL Draft on offensive skill positions -- two receivers and a tight end. Among those players was Eastern Washington University graduate Cooper Kupp.  The record-breaking wide receiver was drafted 69th overall in the third round by the Rams.  Will the Rams' commitment to upgrading their offense help the team, and where does Kupp fall into that mix?

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    The Los Angeles Rams spent three of their first four picks in this year's NFL Draft on offensive skill positions -- two receivers and a tight end. Among those players was Eastern Washington University graduate Cooper Kupp.  The record-breaking wide receiver was drafted 69th overall in the third round by the Rams.  Will the Rams' commitment to upgrading their offense help the team, and where does Kupp fall into that mix?

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  • Mariners get ready for 6-game road strech vs Phillies & Blue Jays

    Mariners get ready for 6-game road strech vs Phillies & Blue Jays

    Mariners Currently Sit 2.5 Games Back From Wild CardMariners Currently Sit 2.5 Games Back From Wild Card

    The Mariners are now 32 games into their 2017 campaign, sitting two games below .500 and only 2.5 games back from the second wild card spot in the American League. This comes after Seattle won four out of their last six games, including a series win against both the Texas Rangers and the Los Angeles Angels. This comes after injuries have plagued many of the Mariners' pitching staff, including Felix Hernandez, James Paxton and Hisashi Iwakuma.  Now Seattle has a day of rest befor...

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    The Mariners are now 32 games into their 2017 campaign, sitting two games below .500 and only 2.5 games back from the second wild card spot in the American League. This comes after Seattle won four out of their last six games, including a series win against both the Texas Rangers and the Los Angeles Angels. This comes after injuries have plagued many of the Mariners' pitching staff, including Felix Hernandez, James Paxton and Hisashi Iwakuma.  Now Seattle has a day of rest befor...

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  • Epic elite races highlight Bloomsday 2017

    Epic elite races highlight Bloomsday 2017

    Elite winners Buze Diriba and Gabriel Geay.Elite winners Buze Diriba and Gabriel Geay.

    Before the masses took to the course, the elite races started the 41st Bloomsday with a bang.

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    Before the masses took to the course, the elite races started the 41st Bloomsday with a bang.

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  • Cougs complete wild rally with walk-off win over Oregon

    Cougs complete wild rally with walk-off win over Oregon

    Photo: WSU AthleticsPhoto: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State sophomore Justin Harrer pulled a walk-off two-out two-run double down the left field line to give the Cougars a 6-5 series-clinching win over Oregon at Bailey-Brayton Field Sunday afternoon.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State sophomore Justin Harrer pulled a walk-off two-out two-run double down the left field line to give the Cougars a 6-5 series-clinching win over Oregon at Bailey-Brayton Field Sunday afternoon.

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  • Mariners rally past Rangers 4-3

    Mariners rally past Rangers 4-3

    SEATTLE (AP) - Kyle Seager hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning and the Seattle Mariners rallied late to beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 Sunday. Down 3-0, the Mariners scored three times in the seventh. Seager connected with one out in the eighth off Sam Dyson (0-4) for his second homer of the season. Marc Rzepczynski (1-0) got one out for the win. Edwin Diaz worked a perfect ninth for his sixth save. Texas starter Andrew Cashner was pulled after issuing a leadoff walk to Sea...>>
    SEATTLE (AP) - Kyle Seager hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning and the Seattle Mariners rallied late to beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 Sunday. Down 3-0, the Mariners scored three times in the seventh. Seager connected with one out in the eighth off Sam Dyson (0-4) for his second homer of the season. Marc Rzepczynski (1-0) got one out for the win. Edwin Diaz worked a perfect ninth for his sixth save. Texas starter Andrew Cashner was pulled after issuing a leadoff walk to Sea...>>
  • Mariners use 7-run 7th inning to beat Rangers

    Mariners use 7-run 7th inning to beat Rangers

    Sunday, May 7 2017 1:48 AM EDT2017-05-07 05:48:12 GMT
    The Mariners used a big 7th inning to top Texas.The Mariners used a big 7th inning to top Texas.
    SEATTLE (AP) -- Danny Valencia drove in two during Seattle's seven-run seventh inning and the Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 8-2 on Saturday night. The Mariners sent 11 batters to the plate during their biggest inning of the season, getting five hits, a walk and a hit by pitch. Valencia's single came off reliever Dario Alvarez, who then allowed an RBI double to Taylor Motter and a two-run single to Ben Gamel. The inning started with Gamel's single off Martin Perez (1-5). Texas got ...>>
    SEATTLE (AP) -- Danny Valencia drove in two during Seattle's seven-run seventh inning and the Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 8-2 on Saturday night. The Mariners sent 11 batters to the plate during their biggest inning of the season, getting five hits, a walk and a hit by pitch. Valencia's single came off reliever Dario Alvarez, who then allowed an RBI double to Taylor Motter and a two-run single to Ben Gamel. The inning started with Gamel's single off Martin Perez (1-5). Texas got ...>>
  • Locals react to LaVar Ball's $495 shoe

    Locals react to LaVar Ball's $495 shoe

    LaVar Ball's Big Baller Brand shoesLaVar Ball's Big Baller Brand shoes

    LaVar Ball's Big Baller Brand unveiled the ZO2 shoe line that he designed for his son and UCLA basketball star Lonzo Ball on Thursday. This has caused mixed reactions among many people because the shoes retail for $495 and that is not the most expensive pair. A Lonzo Ball-autographed pair of the shoes, in the "Wet" color scheme, are being sold for $995.

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    LaVar Ball's Big Baller Brand unveiled the ZO2 shoe line that he designed for his son and UCLA basketball star Lonzo Ball on Thursday. This has caused mixed reactions among many people because the shoes retail for $495 and that is not the most expensive pair. A Lonzo Ball-autographed pair of the shoes, in the "Wet" color scheme, are being sold for $995.

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  • Empire face challenge in Storm's ball hawking defense

    Empire face challenge in Storm's ball hawking defense

    Rematch of last year's United BowlRematch of last year's United Bowl
    The Spokane Empire and the Sioux Falls Storm will play each other Saturday in the Denny Sanford Premier Center for Indoor Football League supremacy. The Empire are currently in first place in the Intense Conference with a 6-1 conference record and a 7-2 overall record. The Storm sit in first place in the United Conference at 6-1, and are 8-1 overall.  The Empire will have a tough task ahead defending the run as the Storm's quarterback Lorenzo Brown and running back Robbie ...>>
    The Spokane Empire and the Sioux Falls Storm will play each other Saturday in the Denny Sanford Premier Center for Indoor Football League supremacy. The Empire are currently in first place in the Intense Conference with a 6-1 conference record and a 7-2 overall record. The Storm sit in first place in the United Conference at 6-1, and are 8-1 overall.  The Empire will have a tough task ahead defending the run as the Storm's quarterback Lorenzo Brown and running back Robbie ...>>
  • Sounders set to host Reds for rematch of 2016 MLS Cup

    Sounders set to host Reds for rematch of 2016 MLS Cup

    Courtesy: Seattle SoundersCourtesy: Seattle Sounders

    The Seattle Sounders are set to have one of the most anticipated matchups of the season when they host the Toronto Reds on Saturday. Last season, these two teams played each other in the 2016 MLS Cup that had one of the most dramatic finishes in MLS history.

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    The Seattle Sounders are set to have one of the most anticipated matchups of the season when they host the Toronto Reds on Saturday. Last season, these two teams played each other in the 2016 MLS Cup that had one of the most dramatic finishes in MLS history.

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  • Mariners end series against Angels winning 11-3

    Mariners end series against Angels winning 11-3

    Ben Gamel went 3 for 3 with 2 RBI'sBen Gamel went 3 for 3 with 2 RBI's

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Danny Valencia homered and had four hits, Ariel Miranda pitched seven strong innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Los Angeles Angels 11-3 on Thursday night. Miranda (3-2) settled in after a rocky second inning, giving up two runs, seven hits and a walk while striking out five for the game.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- Danny Valencia homered and had four hits, Ariel Miranda pitched seven strong innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Los Angeles Angels 11-3 on Thursday night. Miranda (3-2) settled in after a rocky second inning, giving up two runs, seven hits and a walk while striking out five for the game.

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  • Empire look to end Sioux Falls' 66-game home winning streak

    Empire look to end Sioux Falls' 66-game home winning streak

    Saturday's game can be seen live on SWXSaturday's game can be seen live on SWX

    The Spokane Empire are preparing for arguably their toughest matchup of the Indoor Football League season when they travel to South Dakota to take on the Sioux Falls Storm on Saturday.  The pairing features the IFL's two conference leaders, with Spokane atop the Intense Conference standings, while Sioux Falls boasts the top mark in the United Conference.

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    The Spokane Empire are preparing for arguably their toughest matchup of the Indoor Football League season when they travel to South Dakota to take on the Sioux Falls Storm on Saturday.  The pairing features the IFL's two conference leaders, with Spokane atop the Intense Conference standings, while Sioux Falls boasts the top mark in the United Conference.

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  • Mariners score 4 runs in 8th inning to beat Angels

    Mariners score 4 runs in 8th inning to beat Angels

    Mariners end three-game losing streakMariners end three-game losing streak

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Jarrod Dyson's two-out, two-run double in the eighth inning pulled Seattle even, Jean Segura followed with a two-run single to take the lead and the Mariners rallied late for an 8-7 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night. Seattle watched an early 4-0 lead evaporate because of shaky relief pitching.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- Jarrod Dyson's two-out, two-run double in the eighth inning pulled Seattle even, Jean Segura followed with a two-run single to take the lead and the Mariners rallied late for an 8-7 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night. Seattle watched an early 4-0 lead evaporate because of shaky relief pitching.

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  • Ernie Kent's contract rolled over by WSU

    Ernie Kent's contract rolled over by WSU

    Kent To Stay in Pullman until 2022Kent To Stay in Pullman until 2022

    WSU athletic director Bill Moos enacted a rollover provision in men's basketball head coach Ernie Kent's contract, keeping in Pullman until 2022, according to Jacob Thorpe of The Spokesman Review. Kent's contract earns his $1.4 million annually guaranteed. Yesterday, Kent landed Roberto Gittens, making him the first four-star recruit for the Cougs since Klay Thompson.

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    WSU athletic director Bill Moos enacted a rollover provision in men's basketball head coach Ernie Kent's contract, keeping in Pullman until 2022, according to Jacob Thorpe of The Spokesman Review. Kent's contract earns his $1.4 million annually guaranteed. Yesterday, Kent landed Roberto Gittens, making him the first four-star recruit for the Cougs since Klay Thompson.

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  • WSU hosts Oregon for three-game series starting Friday

    WSU hosts Oregon for three-game series starting Friday

    Courtesy: Washington State AthleticsCourtesy: Washington State Athletics

    Washington State (20-21, 6-12 Pac-12) hosts a Pac-12 Conference series with Oregon (25-15, 8-10) on Graduation Weekend. The series starts Friday at 5 p.m., continues Saturday at 4 p.m. and wraps up Sunday at 1 p.m.

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    Washington State (20-21, 6-12 Pac-12) hosts a Pac-12 Conference series with Oregon (25-15, 8-10) on Graduation Weekend. The series starts Friday at 5 p.m., continues Saturday at 4 p.m. and wraps up Sunday at 1 p.m.

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  • Former WSU QB Tyler Bruggman to leave Montana State

    Former WSU QB Tyler Bruggman to leave Montana State

    Courtesy: Montana State AthleticsCourtesy: Montana State Athletics

    Tyler Bruggman, who started six games at quarterback for Montana State in 2016, has informed Bobcats coach Jeff Choate that he plans to forego his senior season to pursue an advanced degree closer to his hometown of Phoenix, Arizona.   Bruggman, who transferred from Scottsdale (Arizona) College in January, 2016, threw for 888 yards and six touchdowns last fall.

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    Tyler Bruggman, who started six games at quarterback for Montana State in 2016, has informed Bobcats coach Jeff Choate that he plans to forego his senior season to pursue an advanced degree closer to his hometown of Phoenix, Arizona.   Bruggman, who transferred from Scottsdale (Arizona) College in January, 2016, threw for 888 yards and six touchdowns last fall.

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  • Seahawks re-sign former Skyline QB Jake Heaps

    Seahawks re-sign former Skyline QB Jake Heaps

    Courtesy: Seattle SeahawksCourtesy: Seattle Seahawks

    While the Seahawks did not draft a quarterback over the weekend, they are, as expected, adding depth to that position group, starting with the signing of Jake Heaps, a local product who spent time with Seattle last year. Heaps, who was a standout at Skyline High School, spent training camp and the preseason with the Seahawks in 2016.

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    While the Seahawks did not draft a quarterback over the weekend, they are, as expected, adding depth to that position group, starting with the signing of Jake Heaps, a local product who spent time with Seattle last year. Heaps, who was a standout at Skyline High School, spent training camp and the preseason with the Seahawks in 2016.

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  • Mariners prepare for 6-game home stretch

    Mariners prepare for 6-game home stretch

    Mariners Take On Angels TomorrowMariners Take On Angels Tomorrow

    The Seattle Mariners have an off-day today in preparation for a six-game home stretch between the Texas Rangers and Los Angeles Angels respectively. This comes after Seattle finished up a three-game series between Detroit and then Cleveland where they went 3-3 during that time.

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    The Seattle Mariners have an off-day today in preparation for a six-game home stretch between the Texas Rangers and Los Angeles Angels respectively. This comes after Seattle finished up a three-game series between Detroit and then Cleveland where they went 3-3 during that time.

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  • Report: Carolina Panthers rescind offer to WSU DT Robert Barber

    Report: Carolina Panthers rescind offer to WSU DT Robert Barber

    Panthers Rescind Offer For Robert BarberPanthers Rescind Offer For Robert Barber

    The Carolina Panthers have rescinded their offer to Washington State's Robert Barber after learning he was facing trial on second-degree assault charges, according to the Charlotte Observer. Barber allegedly punched a student during an altercation last summer that ultimately led him being expelled from school for a short period of time.

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    The Carolina Panthers have rescinded their offer to Washington State's Robert Barber after learning he was facing trial on second-degree assault charges, according to the Charlotte Observer. Barber allegedly punched a student during an altercation last summer that ultimately led him being expelled from school for a short period of time.

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  • WSU men's basketball signs Washington State player of the year

    WSU men's basketball signs Washington State player of the year

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – The Associated Press's Washington State 2A Player of the Year, Roberto Gittens (6-5, 215, Guard, Tacoma, Wash./Foss High School) has signed a National Letter of Intent to play basketball at Washington State University beginning in the fall of 2017, head coach Ernie Kent announced Monday. Gittens marks the third-straight AP State Player of the Year

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – The Associated Press's Washington State 2A Player of the Year, Roberto Gittens (6-5, 215, Guard, Tacoma, Wash./Foss High School) has signed a National Letter of Intent to play basketball at Washington State University beginning in the fall of 2017, head coach Ernie Kent announced Monday. Gittens marks the third-straight AP State Player of the Year

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  • Mariners fall to Indians in series finale 12-4

    Mariners fall to Indians in series finale 12-4

    Mariners Beat Tigers 8-0Mariners Beat Tigers 8-0
    CLEVELAND (AP) - Michael Brantley homered and Francisco Lindor had a two-run double as the Cleveland Indians scored eight times in the third inning of a 12-4 win over the weary Seattle Mariners on Sunday.      Brantley led off the big inning with a single and capped it with a two-run homer. Lindor, who had three RBIs, hit a solo homer in the third and preceded Brantley's homer with his double.      The inning included three singles, a double, a triple tha...>>
    CLEVELAND (AP) - Michael Brantley homered and Francisco Lindor had a two-run double as the Cleveland Indians scored eight times in the third inning of a 12-4 win over the weary Seattle Mariners on Sunday.      Brantley led off the big inning with a single and capped it with a two-run homer. Lindor, who had three RBIs, hit a solo homer in the third and preceded Brantley's homer with his double.      The inning included three singles, a double, a triple tha...>>
  • Raiders draft Washington State's Luani in 7th round

    Raiders draft Washington State's Luani in 7th round

    Washington State defensive back Shalom Luani was selected in the seventh round as the No. 221 overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft by the Oakland Raiders Saturday.

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    Washington State defensive back Shalom Luani was selected in the seventh round as the No. 221 overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft by the Oakland Raiders Saturday.

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  • Undrafted Marks leads group of local NFL free agent signings

    Undrafted Marks leads group of local NFL free agent signings

    Washington State's record-setting wide receiver Gabe Marks was the biggest of many local names which weren't called in the 2017 NFL Draft. In the few hours after the draft concluded, several Inland Northwest standouts quickly found NFL homes as undrafted free agents.

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    Washington State's record-setting wide receiver Gabe Marks was the biggest of many local names which weren't called in the 2017 NFL Draft. In the few hours after the draft concluded, several Inland Northwest standouts quickly found NFL homes as undrafted free agents.

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  • After big first, Mariners no-hit through final eight in 4-3 loss

    After big first, Mariners no-hit through final eight in 4-3 loss

    CLEVELAND -- Danny Salazar appeared to be in for a short outing Saturday. Instead, the Seattle Mariners ended up having a tough day. Salazar got off to a rocky start, then combined with two Cleveland relievers to hold the Mariners hitless over the final eight innings and give the Indians a 4-3 win.

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    CLEVELAND -- Danny Salazar appeared to be in for a short outing Saturday. Instead, the Seattle Mariners ended up having a tough day. Salazar got off to a rocky start, then combined with two Cleveland relievers to hold the Mariners hitless over the final eight innings and give the Indians a 4-3 win.

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  • Huskies score three runs in 8th inning to beat Cal 5-2

    Huskies score three runs in 8th inning to beat Cal 5-2

    Courtesy: Washington AthleticsCourtesy: Washington Athletics

    SEATTLE  –  Willie MacIver hit a go-ahead RBI single in the eighth and two batters later, freshman Nick Kahle provided some insurance with a two-run home run as Washington broke a 2-2 tie and went on to beat visiting California, 5-2, in the first game of the series Friday night at Husky Ballpark. 

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    SEATTLE  –  Willie MacIver hit a go-ahead RBI single in the eighth and two batters later, freshman Nick Kahle provided some insurance with a two-run home run as Washington broke a 2-2 tie and went on to beat visiting California, 5-2, in the first game of the series Friday night at Husky Ballpark. 

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  • Mariners beat Indians 3-1, extend winning streak to three games

    Mariners beat Indians 3-1, extend winning streak to three games

    Mariners beat Indians 3-1Mariners beat Indians 3-1
    CLEVELAND (AP) -- Ariel Miranda allowed two hits and pitched into the sixth inning, Robinson Cano and Ben Gamel homered and the Seattle Mariners defeated the Cleveland Indians 3-1 on Friday night. Miranda (2-2) didn't give up a hit until Jose Ramirez's one-out homer in the fourth. The left-hander, making his first career appearance against the Indians, struck out seven in 5 1/3 innings Cano hit a two-run homer in the fourth. Gamel added a solo shot in the sixth, a towering drive to ...>>
    CLEVELAND (AP) -- Ariel Miranda allowed two hits and pitched into the sixth inning, Robinson Cano and Ben Gamel homered and the Seattle Mariners defeated the Cleveland Indians 3-1 on Friday night. Miranda (2-2) didn't give up a hit until Jose Ramirez's one-out homer in the fourth. The left-hander, making his first career appearance against the Indians, struck out seven in 5 1/3 innings Cano hit a two-run homer in the fourth. Gamel added a solo shot in the sixth, a towering drive to ...>>
  • Los Angeles Rams draft Cooper Kupp in 3rd round

    Los Angeles Rams draft Cooper Kupp in 3rd round

    Cooper Kupp Will Be Playing in Los AngelesCooper Kupp Will Be Playing in Los Angeles

    Eastern Washington's record-setting wide receiver Cooper Kupp has found his NFL home. With the 69th pick in the 2017 NFL draft, the Los Angeles Rams select Cooper Kupp. 

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    Eastern Washington's record-setting wide receiver Cooper Kupp has found his NFL home. With the 69th pick in the 2017 NFL draft, the Los Angeles Rams select Cooper Kupp. 

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  • Seahawks select LSU OL Ethan Pocic with No. 58 pick

    Seahawks select LSU OL Ethan Pocic with No. 58 pick

    Courtesy: Seattle SeahawksCourtesy: Seattle Seahawks

    The Seahawks used their second pick in the second round to add to their offensive line, selecting Louisiana State offensive lineman Ethan Pocic. Pocic, who was named first-team All-American by the Football Writers Association of America, was a three-year starter for the Tigers, primarily at center though he also has experience at right guard and right tackle. He was also named a second-team All-American by Walter Camp, the Sporting News and the American Foo...

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    The Seahawks used their second pick in the second round to add to their offensive line, selecting Louisiana State offensive lineman Ethan Pocic. Pocic, who was named first-team All-American by the Football Writers Association of America, was a three-year starter for the Tigers, primarily at center though he also has experience at right guard and right tackle. He was also named a second-team All-American by Walter Camp, the Sporting News and the American Foo...

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  • Seattle Seahawks select Michigan State DE Malik McDowell with No. 35 pick

    Seattle Seahawks select Michigan State DE Malik McDowell with No. 35 pick

    Courtesy: Seattle SeahawksCourtesy: Seattle Seahawks

    RENTON — With their first selection in the 2017 NFL Draft, the Seattle Seahawks selected defensive end Malik McDowell from Michigan State University. McDowell is the Seahawks’ first draft pick after the team traded back twice in the first round on Day 1. Seattle first completed a trade with Atlanta and moved back from the No. 26 overall pick to the No. 31 pick, then completed a deal with San Francisco to move from 31 to 34. On Day 2, Seattl...

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    RENTON — With their first selection in the 2017 NFL Draft, the Seattle Seahawks selected defensive end Malik McDowell from Michigan State University. McDowell is the Seahawks’ first draft pick after the team traded back twice in the first round on Day 1. Seattle first completed a trade with Atlanta and moved back from the No. 26 overall pick to the No. 31 pick, then completed a deal with San Francisco to move from 31 to 34. On Day 2, Seattl...

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  • Cougs score 6 runs in 7th inning to beat Utah 10-1

    Cougs score 6 runs in 7th inning to beat Utah 10-1

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    SALT LAKE CITY – Washington State used a seven-run sixth inning and a five no-hit innings from freshman starter Isaac Mullins to post a 10-1 win at Utah Friday afternoon.   The Cougars (19-21, 5-12 Pac-12) evened the series with the defending conference champion Utes (19-18, 9-11 Pac-12) after tallying 13 hits while holding Utah to just two hits. Junior first baseman James Rudkin tallied three hits and drove in two runs including an RBI-triple while junio...

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    SALT LAKE CITY – Washington State used a seven-run sixth inning and a five no-hit innings from freshman starter Isaac Mullins to post a 10-1 win at Utah Friday afternoon.   The Cougars (19-21, 5-12 Pac-12) evened the series with the defending conference champion Utes (19-18, 9-11 Pac-12) after tallying 13 hits while holding Utah to just two hits. Junior first baseman James Rudkin tallied three hits and drove in two runs including an RBI-triple while junio...

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  • Seahawks trade out of first-round, add three additional picks in 2017 NFL Draft

    Seahawks trade out of first-round, add three additional picks in 2017 NFL Draft

    Courtesy: Seattle SeahawksCourtesy: Seattle Seahawks

    Stop me if you’ve heard this one before… When the Seahawks were on the clock for the first time in the 2017 NFL draft, they decided to trade back rather than make a selection, this time sending the 26th pick to Atlanta for the Falcons’ first-round pick, No. 31 overall, as well as third- (95 overall) and seventh-round (249) picks.

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    Stop me if you’ve heard this one before… When the Seahawks were on the clock for the first time in the 2017 NFL draft, they decided to trade back rather than make a selection, this time sending the 26th pick to Atlanta for the Falcons’ first-round pick, No. 31 overall, as well as third- (95 overall) and seventh-round (249) picks.

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  • Gamel's 9th inning RBI lifts Mariners past Tigers 2-1

    Gamel's 9th inning RBI lifts Mariners past Tigers 2-1

    9th inning RBI lifts Mariners past Tigers9th inning RBI lifts Mariners past Tigers

    DETROIT (AP) -- Ben Gamel had an RBI single in the ninth inning to help the Seattle Mariners beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on Thursday.

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    DETROIT (AP) -- Ben Gamel had an RBI single in the ninth inning to help the Seattle Mariners beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on Thursday.

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  • Utah takes series opener, beating WSU 2-1 in 10 innings

    Utah takes series opener, beating WSU 2-1 in 10 innings

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    SALT LAKE CITY – Washington State dropped the opening game of the series at Utah 2-1 in 10 innings after a game-ending error allowed the winning run to score at Smith's Ballpark Thursday afternoon.

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    SALT LAKE CITY – Washington State dropped the opening game of the series at Utah 2-1 in 10 innings after a game-ending error allowed the winning run to score at Smith's Ballpark Thursday afternoon.

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  • Paxton shuts out Tigers as Seattle beats Detroit 8-0

    Paxton shuts out Tigers as Seattle beats Detroit 8-0

    Mariners Beat Tigers 8-0Mariners Beat Tigers 8-0

    DETROIT (AP) -- A night after his team allowed 19 runs and lost a star pitcher to injury, James Paxton took the mound for Seattle and performed like an ace. Paxton struck out nine in seven outstanding innings, and Nelson Cruz and Guillermo Heredia homered to lift the Mariners to an 8-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday.

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    DETROIT (AP) -- A night after his team allowed 19 runs and lost a star pitcher to injury, James Paxton took the mound for Seattle and performed like an ace. Paxton struck out nine in seven outstanding innings, and Nelson Cruz and Guillermo Heredia homered to lift the Mariners to an 8-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday.

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  • Seahawks trade Marshawn Lynch to Raiders

    Seahawks trade Marshawn Lynch to Raiders

    Courtesy: Seahawks.comCourtesy: Seahawks.com

    After a year away from football, running back Marshawn Lynch is coming out of retirement to play for the Oakland Raiders. Because there were years remaining on the contract extension Lynch signed with Seattle two years ago, the Seahawks still controlled Lynch’s rights, so to facilitate Lynch returning to play with his hometown team,

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    After a year away from football, running back Marshawn Lynch is coming out of retirement to play for the Oakland Raiders. Because there were years remaining on the contract extension Lynch signed with Seattle two years ago, the Seahawks still controlled Lynch’s rights, so to facilitate Lynch returning to play with his hometown team,

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  • #19 Gonzaga beats Washington State 7-3

    #19 Gonzaga beats Washington State 7-3

    Courtesy: Gonzaga AthleticsCourtesy: Gonzaga Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State dropped a 7-3 nonconference contest to No. 19 Gonzaga at Bailey-Brayton Field Tuesday evening.   The Cougars (18-20) received a two-hit game from freshman centerfielder Danny Sinatro who doubled in a run and scored while sophomore shortstop Andres Alvarez recorded a single and stolen base.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State dropped a 7-3 nonconference contest to No. 19 Gonzaga at Bailey-Brayton Field Tuesday evening.   The Cougars (18-20) received a two-hit game from freshman centerfielder Danny Sinatro who doubled in a run and scored while sophomore shortstop Andres Alvarez recorded a single and stolen base.

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  • Mariners give up 19 runs in loss to Tigers

    Mariners give up 19 runs in loss to Tigers

    Mariners fall 19-9 to TigersMariners fall 19-9 to Tigers

    DETROIT (AP) -- James McCann, Justin Upton and Alex Avila homered for Detroit - and that was before the Tigers added nine runs in the fifth inning en route to a 19-9 rout of the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. Felix Hernandez (2-2) allowed four runs in two innings in his shortest outing since 2015, and Seattle's next two pitchers fared even worse. Detroit finished with 24 hits, 19 of which came in the first five innings.

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    DETROIT (AP) -- James McCann, Justin Upton and Alex Avila homered for Detroit - and that was before the Tigers added nine runs in the fifth inning en route to a 19-9 rout of the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. Felix Hernandez (2-2) allowed four runs in two innings in his shortest outing since 2015, and Seattle's next two pitchers fared even worse. Detroit finished with 24 hits, 19 of which came in the first five innings.

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  • Washington State to host #19 Gonzaga Bulldogs

    Washington State to host #19 Gonzaga Bulldogs

    Courtesy: Washington State AthleticsCourtesy: Washington State Athletics

    No. 19 GONZAGA at WASHINGTON STATE Pullman, Wash.  |  Bailey-Brayton Field (3,500)  |  April 25, 2017 Tuesday, 5 p.m.  |  Pac-12 Network WASHINGTON STATE HOSTS No. 19 GONZAGA TUESDAY Washington State (18-19, 4-11 Pac-12) wraps up a five-game homestand Tuesday with a nonconference contest against Gonzaga (24-14, 9-3 WCC, ranked No. 19 by Collegiate News.

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    No. 19 GONZAGA at WASHINGTON STATE Pullman, Wash.  |  Bailey-Brayton Field (3,500)  |  April 25, 2017 Tuesday, 5 p.m.  |  Pac-12 Network WASHINGTON STATE HOSTS No. 19 GONZAGA TUESDAY Washington State (18-19, 4-11 Pac-12) wraps up a five-game homestand Tuesday with a nonconference contest against Gonzaga (24-14, 9-3 WCC, ranked No. 19 by Collegiate News.

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  • Cruz, Motter lead offensive barrage as Seattle avoids sweep in Oakland

    Cruz, Motter lead offensive barrage as Seattle avoids sweep in Oakland

    Photo: Twitter/@MarinersPhoto: Twitter/@Mariners

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- On a day when the Mariners got production up and down the lineup while setting a season high for scoring, Nelson Cruz pointed to Seattle's pitching as the real key.

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    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- On a day when the Mariners got production up and down the lineup while setting a season high for scoring, Nelson Cruz pointed to Seattle's pitching as the real key.

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  • Huskies edge Cougs 7-1 to avoid sweep

    Huskies edge Cougs 7-1 to avoid sweep

    Photo: WSU AthleticsPhoto: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State dropped the series finale 7-1 to No. 30 Washington at Bailey-Brayton Field Sunday afternoon. The Cougars won the series after taking two of three games to notch their third straight series win against the rival Huskies.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State dropped the series finale 7-1 to No. 30 Washington at Bailey-Brayton Field Sunday afternoon. The Cougars won the series after taking two of three games to notch their third straight series win against the rival Huskies.

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  • Crimson defeats Gray 35-10 in WSU spring game

    Crimson defeats Gray 35-10 in WSU spring game

    WSU Athletics SPOKANE, Wash. – Redshirt-senior quarterback Luke Falk tossed two touchdown passes to lead the Crimson team to a 35-10 victory in the 2017 Washington State Crimson & Gray Game in front of 9,135 fans at Joe Albi Stadium Saturday afternoon. Of those fans, 7,135 watched from inside the stadium with another 2,000 working on their tailgating from outside the venue.   Falk went 21-of-30 for 191 yards along with the two scores. Junior Tavares Martin finished wit...>>
    WSU Athletics SPOKANE, Wash. – Redshirt-senior quarterback Luke Falk tossed two touchdown passes to lead the Crimson team to a 35-10 victory in the 2017 Washington State Crimson & Gray Game in front of 9,135 fans at Joe Albi Stadium Saturday afternoon. Of those fans, 7,135 watched from inside the stadium with another 2,000 working on their tailgating from outside the venue.   Falk went 21-of-30 for 191 yards along with the two scores. Junior Tavares Martin finished wit...>>
  • A's Hand Mariners Third-Straight Loss

    A's Hand Mariners Third-Straight Loss

    Saturday, April 22 2017 10:17 PM EDT2017-04-23 02:17:08 GMT
    The Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-3 on Saturday.The Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-3 on Saturday.
    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Adam Rosales got counsel on leading off from Chris Young when they were Oakland teammates in 2013. "He's like, just keep it the same, if not be more aggressive because it's either the first or second pitch of the ballgame is the best pitch you'll see that day," Rosales said. "Be ready." When Ariel Miranda served up a splitter down the middle, Rosales pounced on the 1-1 pitch. Rosales and Ryon Healy each homered in the first inning, Jharel...>>
    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Adam Rosales got counsel on leading off from Chris Young when they were Oakland teammates in 2013. "He's like, just keep it the same, if not be more aggressive because it's either the first or second pitch of the ballgame is the best pitch you'll see that day," Rosales said. "Be ready." When Ariel Miranda served up a splitter down the middle, Rosales pounced on the 1-1 pitch. Rosales and Ryon Healy each homered in the first inning, Jharel...>>
  • Seahawks’ Jon Ryan and comedian Sarah Colonna Join SWX Tonight

    Seahawks’ Jon Ryan and comedian Sarah Colonna Join SWX Tonight

    Saturday, April 22 2017 1:53 AM EDT2017-04-22 05:53:54 GMT
    The ultimate Seahawks power couple (sorry Russell and Ciara) stopped by the Fastener's Sports Studio for a chat. Comedian Sarah Colonna and her husband, punter Jon Ryan, join SWX's Sam Adams to talk about Seahawks football and Colonna's upcoming shows at the Spokane Comedy Club. >>
    The ultimate Seahawks power couple (sorry Russell and Ciara) stopped by the Fastener's Sports Studio for a chat. Comedian Sarah Colonna and her husband, punter Jon Ryan, join SWX's Sam Adams to talk about Seahawks football and Colonna's upcoming shows at the Spokane Comedy Club. >>
  • Mariners give up 9 runs as they fall to the Athletics

    Mariners give up 9 runs as they fall to the Athletics

    Mariners fall to Athletics 9-6Mariners fall to Athletics 9-6

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Cesar Valdez pitched in the major leagues for the first time in nearly seven years and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 9-6 on Thursday night. He allowed three runs and five hits in four innings, struck out four and walked two. This marked just the third start of his career at age 32 and 10th appearance in all

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    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Cesar Valdez pitched in the major leagues for the first time in nearly seven years and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 9-6 on Thursday night. He allowed three runs and five hits in four innings, struck out four and walked two. This marked just the third start of his career at age 32 and 10th appearance in all

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  • The 'destiny' behind the rebuilding of the Miss Squire Shop vintage hydroplane

    The 'destiny' behind the rebuilding of the Miss Squire Shop vintage hydroplane

    Thursday, April 20 2017 9:22 PM EDT2017-04-21 01:22:44 GMT
    Thursday, April 20 2017 9:50 PM EDT2017-04-21 01:50:42 GMT

    The word 'destiny' is loosely thrown around in the sports world these days.

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    The word 'destiny' is loosely thrown around in the sports world these days.

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  • Seattle Seahawks release their 2017 schedule

    Seattle Seahawks release their 2017 schedule

    Courtesy: Seattle SeahawksCourtesy: Seattle Seahawks

    The Seahawks 2017 schedule was released Thursday, and the Seahawks will open their season on Sept. 10 at Green Bay, marking Seattle’s third straight season playing the Packers on the road. The Seahawks home opener comes a week later when they host the San Francisco 49ers. The Seahawks then play at Tennessee in week three before hosting their first prime-time game of the season, a Sunday night matchup with the Indianapolis Colts in Week 4. Following a Week...

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    The Seahawks 2017 schedule was released Thursday, and the Seahawks will open their season on Sept. 10 at Green Bay, marking Seattle’s third straight season playing the Packers on the road. The Seahawks home opener comes a week later when they host the San Francisco 49ers. The Seahawks then play at Tennessee in week three before hosting their first prime-time game of the season, a Sunday night matchup with the Indianapolis Colts in Week 4. Following a Week...

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  • Rondeau to retire as voice of the Huskies following 2017 football season

    Rondeau to retire as voice of the Huskies following 2017 football season

    Courtesy: Washington AthleticsCourtesy: Washington Athletics

    SEATTLE – Longtime University of Washington football and men's basketball play-by-play radio broadcaster Bob Rondeau will retire following the conclusion of the 2017 Husky football season, his 37th with the Huskies. Rondeau informed department officials of his decision earlier this month.  

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    SEATTLE – Longtime University of Washington football and men's basketball play-by-play radio broadcaster Bob Rondeau will retire following the conclusion of the 2017 Husky football season, his 37th with the Huskies. Rondeau informed department officials of his decision earlier this month.  

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  • WSU gets 14 hits in 9-4 victory over Seattle University

    WSU gets 14 hits in 9-4 victory over Seattle University

    Courtesy: Washington State AthleticsCourtesy: Washington State Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State used a two-out go-ahead two-run double from Blake Clanton in the seventh inning before adding three more runs in the eighth to post a 9-4 victory over Seattle University at Bailey-Brayton Field Wednesday afternoon.   The Cougars (16-18) recorded 14 hit including a two from freshman catcher Cal Waterman who hit his first career home run

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State used a two-out go-ahead two-run double from Blake Clanton in the seventh inning before adding three more runs in the eighth to post a 9-4 victory over Seattle University at Bailey-Brayton Field Wednesday afternoon.   The Cougars (16-18) recorded 14 hit including a two from freshman catcher Cal Waterman who hit his first career home run

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  • Haniger extends hitting streak to 13 games, as Mariners beat Marlins 10-5

    Haniger extends hitting streak to 13 games, as Mariners beat Marlins 10-5

    Seattle Mariners beat Miami Marlins 10-5Seattle Mariners beat Miami Marlins 10-5

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Rookie Mitch Haniger extended his hitting streak to 13 games with three hits and four RBIs, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Miami Marlins 10-5 on Wednesday for their fifth win in six games. Seattle has stabilized after a shaky first 10 day, receiving a punch of offense on a day Felix Hernandez (2-1) did not have his best stuff. Haniger led the charge.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- Rookie Mitch Haniger extended his hitting streak to 13 games with three hits and four RBIs, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Miami Marlins 10-5 on Wednesday for their fifth win in six games. Seattle has stabilized after a shaky first 10 day, receiving a punch of offense on a day Felix Hernandez (2-1) did not have his best stuff. Haniger led the charge.

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  • The Pay 'n Pak is coming back

    The Pay 'n Pak is coming back

    TRI-CITIES, WA - On June 2nd, boat racing fans in the Tri-Cities will get a chance to see some of their favorite boats...whether it's the Miss Madison Homestreet Bank boat cruising on the water, or the Graham Trucking U-5. But they'll also get a chance to see what was once a legendary boat, a boat that was certainly a fan favorite. Taking the boat racing community by storm in the 70s, this boat went on to win a world title in 1974 and a gold cup in '75, both coming in the Tri-Ci...

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    TRI-CITIES, WA - On June 2nd, boat racing fans in the Tri-Cities will get a chance to see some of their favorite boats...whether it's the Miss Madison Homestreet Bank boat cruising on the water, or the Graham Trucking U-5. But they'll also get a chance to see what was once a legendary boat, a boat that was certainly a fan favorite. Taking the boat racing community by storm in the 70s, this boat went on to win a world title in 1974 and a gold cup in '75, both coming in the Tri-Ci...

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  • WSU unveils new football uniforms for 2017

    WSU unveils new football uniforms for 2017

    Courtesy: Washington State AthleticsCourtesy: Washington State Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. -- Washington State Athletics unveiled its new uniforms for the 2017 football season Wednesday.   The new combinations include crimson, white and anthracite tops; crimson, gray, white and anthracite pants; along with a crimson, gray, white and anthracite base layer.  

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    PULLMAN, Wash. -- Washington State Athletics unveiled its new uniforms for the 2017 football season Wednesday.   The new combinations include crimson, white and anthracite tops; crimson, gray, white and anthracite pants; along with a crimson, gray, white and anthracite base layer.  

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  • Pre-season hydro testing beginning June 2nd

    Pre-season hydro testing beginning June 2nd

    TRI-CITIES, WA - In less than two months, boat racing will be back in the Tri-Cities. On June 2nd, The H1 Unlimiteds are coming to town for testing. And who will be coming exactly? Only some of the biggest names in the sport. Jimmy Shane and the Miss Homestreet Bank boat will be there, as will J. Michael Kelly in the Graham Trucking U-5. Kelly Stocklin in the Bucket List U-18 will be testing, as will Brian Perkins in the U-21 Payne West and Andrew Tate in the Les Schwab boat. But th...

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    TRI-CITIES, WA - In less than two months, boat racing will be back in the Tri-Cities. On June 2nd, The H1 Unlimiteds are coming to town for testing. And who will be coming exactly? Only some of the biggest names in the sport. Jimmy Shane and the Miss Homestreet Bank boat will be there, as will J. Michael Kelly in the Graham Trucking U-5. Kelly Stocklin in the Bucket List U-18 will be testing, as will Brian Perkins in the U-21 Payne West and Andrew Tate in the Les Schwab boat. But th...

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  • NBC Right Now, SWX only stations in country to broadcast live H1 Unlimited boat racing

    NBC Right Now, SWX only stations in country to broadcast live H1 Unlimited boat racing

    NBC Right Now and SWX are the only stations in the country to broadcast live H1 Unlimited boat racing. Watch the video for more.

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    NBC Right Now and SWX are the only stations in the country to broadcast live H1 Unlimited boat racing. Watch the video for more.

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  • Mariners get one hit in 5-0 loss to Marlins

    Mariners get one hit in 5-0 loss to Marlins

    Mariners Fall To Marlins 5-0Mariners Fall To Marlins 5-0

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Mitch Haniger hit a one-out double off Kyle Barraclough in the ninth inning, ending the Miami Marlins' bid for a combined no-hitter against the Seattle Mariners. Wei-Yin Chen and Brad Ziegler combined on eight hitless innings Tuesday night. Chen was pulled after seven innings, and Ziegler got three groundouts to complete the eighth Tuesday night.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- Mitch Haniger hit a one-out double off Kyle Barraclough in the ninth inning, ending the Miami Marlins' bid for a combined no-hitter against the Seattle Mariners. Wei-Yin Chen and Brad Ziegler combined on eight hitless innings Tuesday night. Chen was pulled after seven innings, and Ziegler got three groundouts to complete the eighth Tuesday night.

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  • Mariners win 4th straight, beating Marlins 6-1

    Mariners win 4th straight, beating Marlins 6-1

    Mariners beat Marlins in Ichiro's returnMariners beat Marlins in Ichiro's return

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Robinson Cano and Nelson Cruz hit consecutive first-inning homers, Ariel Miranda pitched seven scoreless innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Miami Marlins 6-1 Monday night in Ichiro Suzuki's first visit to Safeco Field as a member of the 3,000-hit club. Miranda (1-1) allowed four singles and only one runner to reach second base while striking out five.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- Robinson Cano and Nelson Cruz hit consecutive first-inning homers, Ariel Miranda pitched seven scoreless innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Miami Marlins 6-1 Monday night in Ichiro Suzuki's first visit to Safeco Field as a member of the 3,000-hit club. Miranda (1-1) allowed four singles and only one runner to reach second base while striking out five.

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  • Gonzaga beats Washington State 9-4

    Gonzaga beats Washington State 9-4

    Gonzaga moves to 21-14 on seasonGonzaga moves to 21-14 on season

    SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington State dropped a nonconference contest 9-4 to Gonzaga at the Patterson Baseball Complex Monday evening.   The Cougars (15-18) received two hits and two RBI from sophomore shortstop Andres Alvarez and an RBI-double from junior first baseman James Rudkin who extended his hitting streak to seven.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington State dropped a nonconference contest 9-4 to Gonzaga at the Patterson Baseball Complex Monday evening.   The Cougars (15-18) received two hits and two RBI from sophomore shortstop Andres Alvarez and an RBI-double from junior first baseman James Rudkin who extended his hitting streak to seven.

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  • Mariners win in walk-off fashion over Rangers 8-7

    Mariners win in walk-off fashion over Rangers 8-7

    Nelson Cruz Drives in The Game-Winning RunNelson Cruz Drives in The Game-Winning Run

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Speedy Jarrod Dyson started the rally, Nelson Cruz delivered the game-winner and rookie Mitch Haniger made it possible. Cruz singled in the tiebreaking run to cap a two-run, ninth-inning rally, and the Seattle Mariners overcame a five-run deficit to beat the Texas Rangers 8-7 on Sunday for a three-game sweep.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- Speedy Jarrod Dyson started the rally, Nelson Cruz delivered the game-winner and rookie Mitch Haniger made it possible. Cruz singled in the tiebreaking run to cap a two-run, ninth-inning rally, and the Seattle Mariners overcame a five-run deficit to beat the Texas Rangers 8-7 on Sunday for a three-game sweep.

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  • Mariners' Paxton Gets Scoreless Streak to 21 IP, Seattle Beats Texas 5-0

    Mariners' Paxton Gets Scoreless Streak to 21 IP, Seattle Beats Texas 5-0

    Sunday, April 16 2017 1:45 AM EDT2017-04-16 05:45:12 GMT
    Paxton dominates Rangers in 5-0 Mariners WinPaxton dominates Rangers in 5-0 Mariners Win
    SEATTLE (AP) -- James Paxton is off to a record-setting start for the Seattle Mariners. The left-hander extended his season-opening scoreless streak to 21 innings, shutting down the Texas Rangers with eight innings of two-hit ball in Seattle's 5-0 win Saturday night. Paxton (2-0) struck out nine and his only walk was to the first batter he faced. He hasn't allowed a run yet in three starts this year, and his scoreless stretch is a team record to open a season. He's the 10th pitcher ...>>
    SEATTLE (AP) -- James Paxton is off to a record-setting start for the Seattle Mariners. The left-hander extended his season-opening scoreless streak to 21 innings, shutting down the Texas Rangers with eight innings of two-hit ball in Seattle's 5-0 win Saturday night. Paxton (2-0) struck out nine and his only walk was to the first batter he faced. He hasn't allowed a run yet in three starts this year, and his scoreless stretch is a team record to open a season. He's the 10th pitcher ...>>
  • Hernandez, Mariners get 2-1 win over Rangers

    Hernandez, Mariners get 2-1 win over Rangers

    Mariners fall to 2-7 on yearMariners fall to 2-7 on year
    SEATTLE (AP) - Felix Hernandez pitched 7 1/3 strong innings and Mitch Haniger settled for a tiebreaking RBI single instead of an apparent home run to lead the Seattle Mariners in a 2-1 victory over the Texas Rangers on Friday night.      With the score tied at 1, Seattle's Jarrod Dyson singled to open the seventh, stole second and moved to third on Guillermo Heredia's bunt single. Haniger followed with a drive that appeared to clear the left-field wall for a three-run h...>>
    SEATTLE (AP) - Felix Hernandez pitched 7 1/3 strong innings and Mitch Haniger settled for a tiebreaking RBI single instead of an apparent home run to lead the Seattle Mariners in a 2-1 victory over the Texas Rangers on Friday night.      With the score tied at 1, Seattle's Jarrod Dyson singled to open the seventh, stole second and moved to third on Guillermo Heredia's bunt single. Haniger followed with a drive that appeared to clear the left-field wall for a three-run h...>>
  • WSU drops series-opener to Arizona State 6-5

    WSU drops series-opener to Arizona State 6-5

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    TEMPE, Ariz. – Washington State rallied from an early-inning deficit but left the tying run stranded at second in the eighth and dropped the series-opener 6-5 at Arizona State Thursday evening.  

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    TEMPE, Ariz. – Washington State rallied from an early-inning deficit but left the tying run stranded at second in the eighth and dropped the series-opener 6-5 at Arizona State Thursday evening.  

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  • Kelsey Plum drafted #1 overall in WNBA draft

    Kelsey Plum drafted #1 overall in WNBA draft

    Courtesy: WNBACourtesy: WNBA

    Washington Huskies' guard Kelsey Plum has been selected as the number one overall draft pick in the 2017 WNBA draft by the San Antonio Stars. Plum becomes the first Husky, man or woman, to get drafted number one overall and is the first Husky woman to get drafted in the first round. This season, Plum broke the NCAA women's all-time scoring record (3,527 points)

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    Washington Huskies' guard Kelsey Plum has been selected as the number one overall draft pick in the 2017 WNBA draft by the San Antonio Stars. Plum becomes the first Husky, man or woman, to get drafted number one overall and is the first Husky woman to get drafted in the first round. This season, Plum broke the NCAA women's all-time scoring record (3,527 points)

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  • Washington State Senate honors "year of receiver" in Olympia

    Washington State Senate honors "year of receiver" in Olympia

    Courtesy: Legislative Support Services PhotographyCourtesy: Legislative Support Services Photography

    WHEREAS, The 2016 college football season was the Year of the Receiver in the state of Washington with an unprecedented level of talent and accomplishment among wide receivers at Washington's NCAA 4 Division I schools; and      WHEREAS, This group of superstars is on its way to a big future in professional football beginning with the upcoming NFL draft; and    

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    WHEREAS, The 2016 college football season was the Year of the Receiver in the state of Washington with an unprecedented level of talent and accomplishment among wide receivers at Washington's NCAA 4 Division I schools; and      WHEREAS, This group of superstars is on its way to a big future in professional football beginning with the upcoming NFL draft; and    

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  • Mariners 9th inning rally falls just short, lose 7-5 to Astros

    Mariners 9th inning rally falls just short, lose 7-5 to Astros

    Mariners fall to 2-7 on yearMariners fall to 2-7 on year

    SEATTLE (AP) -- George Springer hit his fourth leadoff home run of the season, Evan Gattis had a bases-loaded pinch-hit double and the Houston Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 7-5 on Tuesday night. Seattle reliever James Pazos gave up hits to all four Houston batters he faced in the sixth...

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- George Springer hit his fourth leadoff home run of the season, Evan Gattis had a bases-loaded pinch-hit double and the Houston Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 7-5 on Tuesday night. Seattle reliever James Pazos gave up hits to all four Houston batters he faced in the sixth...

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  • Senate to honor 'year of receiver' in Olympia

    Senate to honor 'year of receiver' in Olympia

    Marks, Cracraft, Kupp, Hill, Bourne, Ross & Pettis all nominatedMarks, Cracraft, Kupp, Hill, Bourne, Ross & Pettis all nominated
    OLYMPIA: On Thursday, the Senate will honor the record-breaking and nationally-recognized achievements of 2016’s class of NCAA Division I wide receivers from the state of Washington. An official resolution will be presented by Sen. Michael Baumgartner, R-Spokane, to congratulate these players and mark the 2016 college football season as the “Year of the Receiver” in Washington.   “We had an outstanding class of talented receivers play in one of the most ...>>
    OLYMPIA: On Thursday, the Senate will honor the record-breaking and nationally-recognized achievements of 2016’s class of NCAA Division I wide receivers from the state of Washington. An official resolution will be presented by Sen. Michael Baumgartner, R-Spokane, to congratulate these players and mark the 2016 college football season as the “Year of the Receiver” in Washington.   “We had an outstanding class of talented receivers play in one of the most ...>>
  • Paxton blanks the Astros as Mariners win home opener 6-0

    Paxton blanks the Astros as Mariners win home opener 6-0

    Mariners Beat Astros 6-0 in Home OpenerMariners Beat Astros 6-0 in Home Opener
    SEATTLE (AP) -- James Paxton shut down Houston for the second time in a week, pitching seven innings of four-hit ball and leading the Seattle Mariners to a 6-0 win over the Astros in their home opener Monday. The Mariners rebounded nicely from Sunday's ugly ninth-inning meltdown against the Angels when they gave up seven runs and lost 10-9. Paxton (1-0) was a big reason why, keeping Houston's offense silent long enough for Seattle's bats to wake up and finally convert with runners in...>>
    SEATTLE (AP) -- James Paxton shut down Houston for the second time in a week, pitching seven innings of four-hit ball and leading the Seattle Mariners to a 6-0 win over the Astros in their home opener Monday. The Mariners rebounded nicely from Sunday's ugly ninth-inning meltdown against the Angels when they gave up seven runs and lost 10-9. Paxton (1-0) was a big reason why, keeping Houston's offense silent long enough for Seattle's bats to wake up and finally convert with runners in...>>
  • Seattle Seahawks announce their preseason schedule

    Seattle Seahawks announce their preseason schedule

    Courtesy: Seattle SeahawksCourtesy: Seattle Seahawks
    The Seahawks announced their 2017 preseason schedule on Monday, and Seattle will open its preseason at the new home of the Chargers, who relocated from San Diego to Los Angeles this offseason. The Seahawks will then play back-to-back preseason games at CenturyLink Field, welcoming the Minnesota Vikings and Kansas City Chiefs to the Pacific Northwest. The club will then wrap up exhibition play in Oakland against the Raiders, marking the 12th straight year the S...>>
    The Seahawks announced their 2017 preseason schedule on Monday, and Seattle will open its preseason at the new home of the Chargers, who relocated from San Diego to Los Angeles this offseason. The Seahawks will then play back-to-back preseason games at CenturyLink Field, welcoming the Minnesota Vikings and Kansas City Chiefs to the Pacific Northwest. The club will then wrap up exhibition play in Oakland against the Raiders, marking the 12th straight year the S...>>
  • WSU names Garfield's Ed Haskins as assistant coach

    WSU names Garfield's Ed Haskins as assistant coach

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics
    By WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. – A seasoned veteran of the Seattle-area high school basketball circuit, with ties to the Cougars, Ed Haskins, has been named Washington State men's basketball assistant coach, head coach Ernie Kent announced Monday.    "We are very excited to have Ed Haskins join the Cougar men's basketball program as an assistant coach," Kent said. "Coach Haskins is one of the most successful high school coaches in the country, not jus...>>
    By WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. – A seasoned veteran of the Seattle-area high school basketball circuit, with ties to the Cougars, Ed Haskins, has been named Washington State men's basketball assistant coach, head coach Ernie Kent announced Monday.    "We are very excited to have Ed Haskins join the Cougar men's basketball program as an assistant coach," Kent said. "Coach Haskins is one of the most successful high school coaches in the country, not jus...>>
  • Cougs fall short against Arizona 6-5

    Cougs fall short against Arizona 6-5

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State had a couple late-inning rallies turned away in a 6-5 defeat to No. 8 Arizona in the series rubber game at Bailey-Brayton Field Sunday afternoon. The Cougars evened the series with a 9-3 win Saturday before UA claimed the series with Sunday's win.   WSU (15-14, 2-7 Pac-12) received two-hit games from sophomore leftfielder Justin Harrer and junior right fielder J.J. Hancock while Harrer and junior first basema...

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State had a couple late-inning rallies turned away in a 6-5 defeat to No. 8 Arizona in the series rubber game at Bailey-Brayton Field Sunday afternoon. The Cougars evened the series with a 9-3 win Saturday before UA claimed the series with Sunday's win.   WSU (15-14, 2-7 Pac-12) received two-hit games from sophomore leftfielder Justin Harrer and junior right fielder J.J. Hancock while Harrer and junior first basema...

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  • Mariners collapse in 9th, fall to Angels 10-9

    Mariners collapse in 9th, fall to Angels 10-9

    Mariners move to 1-6 on seasonMariners move to 1-6 on season
    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- When Albert Pujols hit his 592nd career homer leading off the ninth inning, the shot appeared to be a pleasant asterisk on a blowout loss for the Los Angeles Angels. By the time he came up again eight batters later, the bases were loaded and the game had changed - and Pujols came through again to keep an incredible comeback rolling. Pujols homered and hit a tying two-run single before Cliff Pennington's drive to the wall capped Los Angeles' ninth-inning rally...>>
    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- When Albert Pujols hit his 592nd career homer leading off the ninth inning, the shot appeared to be a pleasant asterisk on a blowout loss for the Los Angeles Angels. By the time he came up again eight batters later, the bases were loaded and the game had changed - and Pujols came through again to keep an incredible comeback rolling. Pujols homered and hit a tying two-run single before Cliff Pennington's drive to the wall capped Los Angeles' ninth-inning rally...>>
  • Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters

    Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters

    Sunday, April 9 2017 7:40 PM EDT2017-04-09 23:40:31 GMT

    AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Sergio Garcia has won the first major championship of his career with a dramatic, sudden-death victory over Justin Rose at the Masters.      Garcia finally broke through in his 71st major as a professional, and nearly 18 years after he was runner-up to Tiger Woods in a breakthrough performance in the PGA Championship.

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    AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Sergio Garcia has won the first major championship of his career with a dramatic, sudden-death victory over Justin Rose at the Masters.      Garcia finally broke through in his 71st major as a professional, and nearly 18 years after he was runner-up to Tiger Woods in a breakthrough performance in the PGA Championship.

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  • Walker helps Cougs cruise past No. 8 Arizona 9-3

    Walker helps Cougs cruise past No. 8 Arizona 9-3

    Photo: WSU AthleticsPhoto: WSU Athletics
    By WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State junior Ryan Walker working 5.2 impressive innings to lead the Cougars to a 9-3 win over No. 8 Arizona in front of 1,550 fans at Bailey-Brayton Field Saturday afternoon.   The Cougars (15-13, 2-6 Pac-12) backed Walker with 11 hits including three-hit games by freshman second baseman Dillon Plew and junior first baseman James Rudkin who also drove in three runs. Walker allowed just two earned runs on five hits in 5.2 innings...>>
    By WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State junior Ryan Walker working 5.2 impressive innings to lead the Cougars to a 9-3 win over No. 8 Arizona in front of 1,550 fans at Bailey-Brayton Field Saturday afternoon.   The Cougars (15-13, 2-6 Pac-12) backed Walker with 11 hits including three-hit games by freshman second baseman Dillon Plew and junior first baseman James Rudkin who also drove in three runs. Walker allowed just two earned runs on five hits in 5.2 innings...>>
  • Both sides have success in Cougs' first Spring scrimmage

    Both sides have success in Cougs' first Spring scrimmage

    Photo: Washington State AthleticsPhoto: Washington State Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Redshirt sophomore quarterback Tyler Hilinski threw four touchdown passes to lead the offense while redshirt senior Isaac Dotson had a pair of sacks to spark the defense in WSU’s first spring scrimmage of 2017.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – Redshirt sophomore quarterback Tyler Hilinski threw four touchdown passes to lead the offense while redshirt senior Isaac Dotson had a pair of sacks to spark the defense in WSU’s first spring scrimmage of 2017.

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  • Mariners drop series opener to Angels 5-1

    Mariners drop series opener to Angels 5-1

    Mariners move to 1-4 on seasonMariners move to 1-4 on season
    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Cameron Maybin and Kole Calhoun homered, and Jesse Chavez pitched five-hit ball into the sixth inning of the Los Angeles Angels' 5-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night. Mike Trout drove in the first run amid numerous "M-V-P!" chants as the Angels snapped a four-game skid in home openers. Nelson Cruz drove in the only run for the Mariners, who dropped to 1-4 on their season-opening road trip. Yovani Gallardo (0-1) yielded eight hits an...>>
    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Cameron Maybin and Kole Calhoun homered, and Jesse Chavez pitched five-hit ball into the sixth inning of the Los Angeles Angels' 5-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night. Mike Trout drove in the first run amid numerous "M-V-P!" chants as the Angels snapped a four-game skid in home openers. Nelson Cruz drove in the only run for the Mariners, who dropped to 1-4 on their season-opening road trip. Yovani Gallardo (0-1) yielded eight hits an...>>
  • WSU falls to #8 Arizona 19-5 in series-opener

    WSU falls to #8 Arizona 19-5 in series-opener

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State dropped its series-opener to No. 8 Arizona 19-5 at Bailey-Brayton Field Friday evening.   The Cougars (14-13, 1-6 Pac-12) received two hits from sophomore left fielder Justin Harrer and freshman centerfielder Danny Sinatro along with a two-run home run from junior third baseman Shane Matheny. Arizona recorded 21 hits and used a 12-run sixth inning to improve to 22-7 overall and 6-4 in conference play. The Wil...

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State dropped its series-opener to No. 8 Arizona 19-5 at Bailey-Brayton Field Friday evening.   The Cougars (14-13, 1-6 Pac-12) received two hits from sophomore left fielder Justin Harrer and freshman centerfielder Danny Sinatro along with a two-run home run from junior third baseman Shane Matheny. Arizona recorded 21 hits and used a 12-run sixth inning to improve to 22-7 overall and 6-4 in conference play. The Wil...

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  • Kelsey Plum wins the 2017 John R. Wooden Award

    Kelsey Plum wins the 2017 John R. Wooden Award

    Courtesy: Washington AthleticsCourtesy: Washington Athletics

    LOS ANGELES, Calif. – University of Washington women's basketball standout Kelsey Plum has been selected as the winner of the 2017 John R. Wooden Award as announced by Los Angeles Athletic Club on Friday (April 4) in Los Angeles. Plum was presented with the honor by Hall of Famer Ann Meyers Drysdale as part of the inaugural ESPN College Basketball Awards Show. Plum becomes the first player in program history to earn the prestigious award and just the se...

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    LOS ANGELES, Calif. – University of Washington women's basketball standout Kelsey Plum has been selected as the winner of the 2017 John R. Wooden Award as announced by Los Angeles Athletic Club on Friday (April 4) in Los Angeles. Plum was presented with the honor by Hall of Famer Ann Meyers Drysdale as part of the inaugural ESPN College Basketball Awards Show. Plum becomes the first player in program history to earn the prestigious award and just the se...

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  • Josh Hawkinson invited to play in Portsmouth Invitational Tournament

    Josh Hawkinson invited to play in Portsmouth Invitational Tournament

    Hawkinson 1 of 64 Seniors Invited To ParticipateHawkinson 1 of 64 Seniors Invited To Participate

    PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Washington State men's basketball senior Josh Hawkinson has continued to be busy on the court, even after the end of the 2016-17 season, as he was invited to play in the prestigious Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (PIT), April 12-15, at Churchland High School at Portsmouth, Va.  For 65 consecutive years, the PIT has invited 64 of the best college basketball seniors from across the nation to participate in a four-day, 12-...

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    PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Washington State men's basketball senior Josh Hawkinson has continued to be busy on the court, even after the end of the 2016-17 season, as he was invited to play in the prestigious Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (PIT), April 12-15, at Churchland High School at Portsmouth, Va.  For 65 consecutive years, the PIT has invited 64 of the best college basketball seniors from across the nation to participate in a four-day, 12-...

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  • Mariners pick up 1st win of season beating Astros 4-2

    Mariners pick up 1st win of season beating Astros 4-2

    Two Runs in 9th inning Propel Mariners To WinTwo Runs in 9th inning Propel Mariners To Win

    HOUSTON (AP) -- Jarrod Dyson hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning and Jean Segura drove in a run later in the inning to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 4-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Thursday night.

    The game was tied at 2 entering the ninth before Danny Valencia walked with one out and Carlos Ruiz was plunked by Ken Giles (0-1). They were replaced by pinch-runners Taylor Motter and Guillermo Heredia before Dyson's fly ball landed between left fielder...

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    HOUSTON (AP) -- Jarrod Dyson hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning and Jean Segura drove in a run later in the inning to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 4-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Thursday night.

    The game was tied at 2 entering the ninth before Danny Valencia walked with one out and Carlos Ruiz was plunked by Ken Giles (0-1). They were replaced by pinch-runners Taylor Motter and Guillermo Heredia before Dyson's fly ball landed between left fielder...

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  • Former Tri-City Americans goalie Eric Comrie called up to NHL

    Former Tri-City Americans goalie Eric Comrie called up to NHL

    Courtesy: Tri-City AmericansCourtesy: Tri-City Americans

    The 21-year-old was drafted in the 2nd round of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft by the Jets and spent his first four years of his career playing for the Americans. During his stint with the Americans, Comrie won both the 2014 and 2015 Playoff MVP Award, becoming the third goaltender in franchise history to win the award. He is also the American's all-time leader with a .916 save percentage.

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    The 21-year-old was drafted in the 2nd round of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft by the Jets and spent his first four years of his career playing for the Americans. During his stint with the Americans, Comrie won both the 2014 and 2015 Playoff MVP Award, becoming the third goaltender in franchise history to win the award. He is also the American's all-time leader with a .916 save percentage.

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  • Mariners loss to Astros 5-3 in walk-off fashion

    Mariners loss to Astros 5-3 in walk-off fashion

    Mariners Fall To 0-3 This SeasonMariners Fall To 0-3 This Season
    HOUSTON (AP) -- George Springer's three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the 13th inning gave the Houston Astros a 5-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night. Springer's shot off Chase De Jong (0-1), who started the inning to make his major-league debut, landed in the first row of the left-field Crawford Boxes. Evan Gattis drew a one-out walk and advanced to second on Norichika Aoki's single with two outs. Houston reliever Jandel Gustave walked Mitch Haniger, R...>>
    HOUSTON (AP) -- George Springer's three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the 13th inning gave the Houston Astros a 5-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night. Springer's shot off Chase De Jong (0-1), who started the inning to make his major-league debut, landed in the first row of the left-field Crawford Boxes. Evan Gattis drew a one-out walk and advanced to second on Norichika Aoki's single with two outs. Houston reliever Jandel Gustave walked Mitch Haniger, R...>>
  • Mariners fall to Astros 2-1, fall to 0-2 on season

    Mariners fall to Astros 2-1, fall to 0-2 on season

    HOUSTON (AP) -- Brian McCann and Marwin Gonzalez homered to back a solid start by Lance McCullers and help the Houston Astros to a 2-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. McCann's homer off Hisashi Iwakuma (0-1) put Houston up 1-0 in the third inning, and Gonzalez broke a 1-all tie with his solo shot to left-center in the sixth inning. McCullers (1-0), slowed by injuries for chunks of last season, allowed one run and five hits while fanning seven in six innings. Will Har...>>
    HOUSTON (AP) -- Brian McCann and Marwin Gonzalez homered to back a solid start by Lance McCullers and help the Houston Astros to a 2-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. McCann's homer off Hisashi Iwakuma (0-1) put Houston up 1-0 in the third inning, and Gonzalez broke a 1-all tie with his solo shot to left-center in the sixth inning. McCullers (1-0), slowed by injuries for chunks of last season, allowed one run and five hits while fanning seven in six innings. Will Har...>>
  • Josh Hawkinson named Senior Class Award first team All-American

    Josh Hawkinson named Senior Class Award first team All-American

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The honors continue for Washington State men's basketball senior Josh Hawkinson, as he has been named a 2016-17 Senior CLASS Award® First Team All-American for Division I men's basketball, it was announced Friday.  Villanova's Josh Hart won the Senior CLASS Award® and joins Hawkinson on the first team. Duke's Amile Jefferson, Gonzaga's Przemek Karnowski and Kansas's Frank Mason III complete the five-man Senior CLASS Award&re...

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    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The honors continue for Washington State men's basketball senior Josh Hawkinson, as he has been named a 2016-17 Senior CLASS Award® First Team All-American for Division I men's basketball, it was announced Friday.  Villanova's Josh Hart won the Senior CLASS Award® and joins Hawkinson on the first team. Duke's Amile Jefferson, Gonzaga's Przemek Karnowski and Kansas's Frank Mason III complete the five-man Senior CLASS Award&re...

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  • WSU's Season ends with a loss to Georgia Tech 69-61 in WNIT Final Four

    WSU's Season ends with a loss to Georgia Tech 69-61 in WNIT Final Four

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    ATLANTA, Ga. - After putting together a magical run to reach the semifinals of the Women's National Invitational Tournament the Washington State women's basketball team saw their Cinderella run come to an end in Atlanta as the Cougs suffered a 69-61 loss to Georgia Tech Wednesday night. The loss for the Cougs (16-20) put an end to their run in the postseason and an end to a hard-fought 2016-17 season full of trials and tribulations. The win moved the Yellow Jac...

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    ATLANTA, Ga. - After putting together a magical run to reach the semifinals of the Women's National Invitational Tournament the Washington State women's basketball team saw their Cinderella run come to an end in Atlanta as the Cougs suffered a 69-61 loss to Georgia Tech Wednesday night. The loss for the Cougs (16-20) put an end to their run in the postseason and an end to a hard-fought 2016-17 season full of trials and tribulations. The win moved the Yellow Jac...

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  • Central Washington releases 2017 football schedule

    Central Washington releases 2017 football schedule

    Courtesy: Central Washington AthleticsCourtesy: Central Washington Athletics

    ELLENSBURG, Wash.- Central Washington University head football coach Ian Shoemaker has announced the Wildcats 2017 football schedule.  The Wildcats will play 11 games in 2017 with five home contests.   Central's 2017 opener is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 2 at 5 p.m. against Texas A&M Kingsville in Kingsville, Texas. The Javelinas finished the 2016 season with a 9-3 record, including a 24-17 victory over Southern Arkansas in the Agent B...

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    ELLENSBURG, Wash.- Central Washington University head football coach Ian Shoemaker has announced the Wildcats 2017 football schedule.  The Wildcats will play 11 games in 2017 with five home contests.   Central's 2017 opener is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 2 at 5 p.m. against Texas A&M Kingsville in Kingsville, Texas. The Javelinas finished the 2016 season with a 9-3 record, including a 24-17 victory over Southern Arkansas in the Agent B...

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  • How well do baseball fans know Gonzaga?

    How well do baseball fans know Gonzaga?

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 11:17 PM EDT2017-03-29 03:17:30 GMT

    PHOENIX - You know it's a good basketball season when hoops overlaps with spring baseball. And luckily for us Mariners fans, the NCAA Tournament is happening right down the road from Mariners spring training games.

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    PHOENIX - You know it's a good basketball season when hoops overlaps with spring baseball. And luckily for us Mariners fans, the NCAA Tournament is happening right down the road from Mariners spring training games.

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  • NFL owners approve Raiders' move from Oakland to Las Vegas

    PHOENIX - NFL owners approved the Oakland Raiders' move to Las Vegas at the league meetings on Monday. The vote was a foregone conclusion after the league and Raiders were not satisfied with Oakland's proposals for a new stadium, and Las Vegas stepped up with $750 million in public money.

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    PHOENIX - NFL owners approved the Oakland Raiders' move to Las Vegas at the league meetings on Monday. The vote was a foregone conclusion after the league and Raiders were not satisfied with Oakland's proposals for a new stadium, and Las Vegas stepped up with $750 million in public money.

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  • WSU headed to WNIT Final Four; defeated Iowa 74-66 in quarterfinals

    WSU headed to WNIT Final Four; defeated Iowa 74-66 in quarterfinals

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    WSU Athletics IOWA CITY, Iowa - Playing in a hostile environment after traveling over halfway across the country, the Washington State women's basketball team punched its ticket to the Women's National Invitational Tournament Final Four with a hard-fought, 74-66, win over Iowa Sunday afternoon.

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    WSU Athletics IOWA CITY, Iowa - Playing in a hostile environment after traveling over halfway across the country, the Washington State women's basketball team punched its ticket to the Women's National Invitational Tournament Final Four with a hard-fought, 74-66, win over Iowa Sunday afternoon.

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  • Gonzaga beats Xavier 83-59 to reach first Final Four

    Gonzaga beats Xavier 83-59 to reach first Final Four

    Saturday, March 25 2017 8:39 PM EDT2017-03-26 00:39:37 GMT

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Nigel Williams-Goss scored 23 points while orchestrating Gonzaga's efficient offense, and the Zags finally shook their overrated tag by routing Xavier 83-59 on Saturday to reach the Final Four for the first time. Gonzaga (36-1) has been dogged by criticism through the years despite winning consistently, in part for playing in a weak conference but also for never making the Final Four. 

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    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Nigel Williams-Goss scored 23 points while orchestrating Gonzaga's efficient offense, and the Zags finally shook their overrated tag by routing Xavier 83-59 on Saturday to reach the Final Four for the first time. Gonzaga (36-1) has been dogged by criticism through the years despite winning consistently, in part for playing in a weak conference but also for never making the Final Four. 

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  • Xavier, Gonzaga chasing first Final Four appearance

    Xavier, Gonzaga chasing first Final Four appearance

    Saturday, March 25 2017 5:01 PM EDT2017-03-25 21:01:27 GMT

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Either Xavier or Gonzaga is about to earn its first Final Four berth in school history. Gonzaga and Xavier are both making their third appearances in regional finals Saturday, but neither school has ever advanced beyond that stage.

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    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Either Xavier or Gonzaga is about to earn its first Final Four berth in school history. Gonzaga and Xavier are both making their third appearances in regional finals Saturday, but neither school has ever advanced beyond that stage.

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  • Washington falls to Mississippi State in Sweet 16 75-64

    Washington falls to Mississippi State in Sweet 16 75-64

    Courtesy: UW AthleticsCourtesy: UW Athletics

    OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The University of Washington women's basketball team's historic season came to a close on Friday (March 24) as Mississippi State defeated the Huskies 75-64 to advance to the Elite Eight. Washington (29-6) ended the season with a program-record 29 wins. Senior Kelsey Plum scored 29 points and fellow senior Chantel Osahor added 17 points and 11 rebounds in their final collegiate game for the No. 3 seeded Huskies. Mississippi State's Te...

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    OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The University of Washington women's basketball team's historic season came to a close on Friday (March 24) as Mississippi State defeated the Huskies 75-64 to advance to the Elite Eight. Washington (29-6) ended the season with a program-record 29 wins. Senior Kelsey Plum scored 29 points and fellow senior Chantel Osahor added 17 points and 11 rebounds in their final collegiate game for the No. 3 seeded Huskies. Mississippi State's Te...

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  • Josh Hawkinson named NABC second team All-District 20

    Josh Hawkinson named NABC second team All-District 20

    Courtesy: Washington State AthleticsCourtesy: Washington State Athletics

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Washington State men's basketball senior Josh Hawkinson has been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division I All-District 20 Second Team, the organization announced Wednesday. Hawkinson picks up the NABC honor for the first time in his career and becomes the first Cougar to be named to an NABC District team since Brock Motum earned second team in 2013 after he was named to the first team in 2012.&n...

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    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Washington State men's basketball senior Josh Hawkinson has been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division I All-District 20 Second Team, the organization announced Wednesday. Hawkinson picks up the NABC honor for the first time in his career and becomes the first Cougar to be named to an NABC District team since Brock Motum earned second team in 2013 after he was named to the first team in 2012.&n...

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  • Oklahoma City beats Lewis-Clark State 73-66, wins 9th national championship

    Oklahoma City beats Lewis-Clark State 73-66, wins 9th national championship

    Courtesy: NAIA.orgCourtesy: NAIA.org

    BILLINGS, Mont. – (Box Score) Daniela Wallen scored 25 points and Daniela Galindo added 19 to lead Oklahoma City to their ninth national championship, as the Stars downed Lewis Clark State (Idaho), 73-66, in the championship game of the 2017 NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship, presented by Wells Fargo, at the Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark. With the win, Oklahoma City ends the year with a 34-6 and expands in record at the national champ...

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    BILLINGS, Mont. – (Box Score) Daniela Wallen scored 25 points and Daniela Galindo added 19 to lead Oklahoma City to their ninth national championship, as the Stars downed Lewis Clark State (Idaho), 73-66, in the championship game of the 2017 NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship, presented by Wells Fargo, at the Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark. With the win, Oklahoma City ends the year with a 34-6 and expands in record at the national champ...

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  • WSU football begins spring practice Thursday

    WSU football begins spring practice Thursday

    The annual Crimson and Gray Game will be April 22 at Joe Albi Stadium in Spokane at 2 p.m.The annual Crimson and Gray Game will be April 22 at Joe Albi Stadium in Spokane at 2 p.m.

    PULLMAN, Wash. - The Washington State University football team will begin its spring practice schedule, Thursday, March 23, the first of 15 practice dates that conclude April 25. The annual Crimson and Gray Game will be April 22 at Joe Albi Stadium in Spokane at 2 p.m. and televised by the Pac-12 Networks. This spring marks the sixth under head coach Mike Leach as the Cougars return 44 lettermen from last season’s Holiday Bowl team, 20 on of...

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    PULLMAN, Wash. - The Washington State University football team will begin its spring practice schedule, Thursday, March 23, the first of 15 practice dates that conclude April 25. The annual Crimson and Gray Game will be April 22 at Joe Albi Stadium in Spokane at 2 p.m. and televised by the Pac-12 Networks. This spring marks the sixth under head coach Mike Leach as the Cougars return 44 lettermen from last season’s Holiday Bowl team, 20 on of...

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  • Lewis-Clark State advances to NAIA championship game

    Lewis-Clark State advances to NAIA championship game

    Courtesy: NAIACourtesy: NAIA

    BILLINGS, Mont. – (Box Score) With arguably one of the most dominant defensive performances at this year’s championship, No. 1 Lewis-Clark State (Idaho) punched its first-ever ticket to the final as the Warriors downed No. 2 Vanguard (Calif.), 65-41, Monday night in semifinal action at the 2017 NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship, presented by Wells Fargo. Lewis-Clark State faces off against Oklahoma City tomorrow night in the champ...

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    BILLINGS, Mont. – (Box Score) With arguably one of the most dominant defensive performances at this year’s championship, No. 1 Lewis-Clark State (Idaho) punched its first-ever ticket to the final as the Warriors downed No. 2 Vanguard (Calif.), 65-41, Monday night.

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  • Kelsey Plum sets single season scoring mark as Huskies head to Sweet 16

    Kelsey Plum sets single season scoring mark as Huskies head to Sweet 16

    Courtesy: Washington AthleticsCourtesy: Washington Athletics

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Kelsey Plum scored 38 points, adding another record to her career resume, and No. 3 seed Washington raced past No. 6 seed Oklahoma 108-82 on Monday night to earn a berth in NCAA Tournament regional semifinals.

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    SEATTLE (AP) -- Kelsey Plum scored 38 points, adding another record to her career resume, and No. 3 seed Washington raced past No. 6 seed Oklahoma 108-82 on Monday night to earn a berth in NCAA Tournament regional semifinals.

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  • Gonzaga beats Northwestern 79-73, Bulldogs make third straight Sweet 16

    Gonzaga beats Northwestern 79-73, Bulldogs make third straight Sweet 16

    Saturday, March 18 2017 9:06 PM EDT2017-03-19 01:06:24 GMT

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Top-seeded Gonzaga fought off a wild Northwestern comeback for a 79-73 victory Saturday night with help from an untimely technical foul on Wildcats coach Chris Collins.   Northwestern trimmed a 22-point deficit to five and had the ball when Gonzaga's Zach Collins reached up through the basket to reject Dererk Pardon's shot with 4:54 left.

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    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Top-seeded Gonzaga fought off a wild Northwestern comeback for a 79-73 victory Saturday night with help from an untimely technical foul on Wildcats coach Chris Collins.

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  • Cougars edge Wyoming in OT thriller to make NIT's round of 16

    Cougars edge Wyoming in OT thriller to make NIT's round of 16

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    LARAMIE, Wyo. – The cardiac cats survived and advanced for the second time in three days as the Washington State women's basketball team earned a 68-67, overtime, win on the road at Wyoming Saturday afternoon.

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    LARAMIE, Wyo. – The cardiac cats survived and advanced for the second time in three days as the Washington State women's basketball team earned a 68-67, overtime, win on the road at Wyoming Saturday afternoon.

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  • Hot shooting start carries Oklahoma past Gonzaga 75-62

    Hot shooting start carries Oklahoma past Gonzaga 75-62

    Saturday, March 18 2017 9:16 PM EDT2017-03-19 01:16:32 GMT

    SEATTLE (AP) - Vionise Pierre-Louis had 17 points, nine rebounds and nine blocked shots and No. 6 seed Oklahoma used its early hot shooting to hold off 11th-seeded Gonzaga 75-62 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday. 

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    SEATTLE (AP) - Vionise Pierre-Louis had 17 points, nine rebounds and nine blocked shots and No. 6 seed Oklahoma used its early hot shooting to hold off 11th-seeded Gonzaga 75-62 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday. 

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  • Empire crush Colorado 70-37, move to 3-1 on season

    Empire crush Colorado 70-37, move to 3-1 on season

    The Empire (3-1) went on the road in Week 5 of the 2017 IFL regular season and defeated the Colorado Crush (0-4) by a final score of 70-37 at the Budweiser Events Center in Loveland. Colorado’s first and only lead of the game came after their opening possession as quarterback Sean Goldrich connected with Erick Brundidge on a seven-yard pass. Spokane would go on to debut their wishbone formation for the first time in the season with linebackers Nick Haag and ...

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    The Empire (3-1) went on the road in Week 5 of the 2017 IFL regular season and defeated the Colorado Crush (0-4) by a final score of 70-37 at the Budweiser Events Center in Loveland. Colorado’s first and only lead of the game came after their opening possession as quarterback Sean Goldrich connected with Erick Brundidge on a seven-yard pass. Spokane would go on to debut their wishbone formation for the first time in the season with linebackers Nick Haag and ...

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  • Zags fans and players ready for first round of NCAA Tournament

    Zags fans and players ready for first round of NCAA Tournament

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 9:16 PM EDT2017-03-16 01:16:43 GMT

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - The first round of the NCAA Tournament is Thursday and fans and players both are ready for March Madness to begin. Fans traveled from miles away to converge on Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City for the game.

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    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - The first round of the NCAA Tournament is Thursday and fans and players both are ready for March Madness to begin. Fans traveled from miles away to converge on Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City for the game.

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  • Washington Huskies have parted ways with head coach Lorenzo Romar

    Washington Huskies have parted ways with head coach Lorenzo Romar

    Courtesy: UW AthleticsCourtesy: UW Athletics

    SEATTLE – Lorenzo Romar will not return as head coach of the University of Washington men's basketball program, Director of Athletics Jennifer Cohen announced Wednesday. Romar recently completed his 15th season at the helm of the Huskies program.   "After evaluating our men's basketball program, I have determined that a change in leadership is necessary," Cohen said. "Today is particularly difficult because Coach Romar is such a beloved memb...

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    SEATTLE – Lorenzo Romar will not return as head coach of the University of Washington men's basketball program, Director of Athletics Jennifer Cohen announced Wednesday. Romar recently completed his 15th season at the helm of the Huskies program.   "After evaluating our men's basketball program, I have determined that a change in leadership is necessary," Cohen said. "Today is particularly difficult because Coach Romar is such a beloved memb...

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  • How well does Montana know Gonzaga?

    How well does Montana know Gonzaga?

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 10:31 PM EDT2017-03-15 02:31:50 GMT

    KHQ and SWX are on the road to follow the Zags. We're headed to Salt Lake City for the first round of the NCAA Tournament, but first, we stopped in Missoula, Montana.  

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    KHQ and SWX are on the road to follow the Zags. We're headed to Salt Lake City for the first round of the NCAA Tournament, but first, we stopped in Missoula, Montana.  

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  • Pick a winner? Las Vegas casinos can't agree on NCAA fave

    Pick a winner? Las Vegas casinos can't agree on NCAA fave

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 7:30 PM EDT2017-03-14 23:30:48 GMT

    LAS VEGAS (AP) - Can't decide the winner in your March Madness bracket? Don't feel bad. Las Vegas casinos can't agree on an NCAA Tournament favorite either.      The Wynn Las Vegas and Westgate SuperBook originally listed Duke as the odds-on pick to win college basketball's national championship on Sunday.

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    LAS VEGAS (AP) - Can't decide the winner in your March Madness bracket? Don't feel bad. Las Vegas casinos can't agree on an NCAA Tournament favorite either.      The Wynn Las Vegas and Westgate SuperBook originally listed Duke as the odds-on pick to win college basketball's national championship on Sunday.

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  • Gonzaga earns No. 1 seed in the West region on Selection Sunday

    Gonzaga earns No. 1 seed in the West region on Selection Sunday

    Sunday, March 12 2017 6:38 PM EDT2017-03-12 22:38:42 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Gonzaga is a No. 1 seed for the second time in school history, and it comes with some memories - not all of them good.      Gonzaga will face No. 16 seed South Dakota State on Thursday in Salt Lake City. The other time the Bulldogs received a No. 1 seed was 2013. And they were sent to Salt Lake City.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - Gonzaga is a No. 1 seed for the second time in school history, and it comes with some memories - not all of them good.      Gonzaga will face No. 16 seed South Dakota State on Thursday in Salt Lake City. The other time the Bulldogs received a No. 1 seed was 2013. And they were sent to Salt Lake City.

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  • WSU opens up WNIT play against BYU on Thursday

    WSU opens up WNIT play against BYU on Thursday

    Courtesty: WSU AthleticsCourtesty: WSU Athletics

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. - After a long hard fought season in the nation's top rated conference, the Washington State women's basketball team has earned a spot in the postseason as the Pac-12's automatic qualifier for the Women's National Invitational Tournament (WNIT). In the 20th edition of the WNIT the Cougs drew BYU out of the WCC in the first round of play. The two teams will square off in Provo, Utah Thursday, March 16 at the Marriot Center.   On Tuesday, Marc...

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    FORT COLLINS, Colo. - After a long hard fought season in the nation's top rated conference, the Washington State women's basketball team has earned a spot in the postseason as the Pac-12's automatic qualifier for the Women's National Invitational Tournament (WNIT). In the 20th edition of the WNIT the Cougs drew BYU out of the WCC in the first round of play. The two teams will square off in Provo, Utah Thursday, March 16 at the Marriot Center.   On Tuesday, Marc...

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  • WSU falls to Colorado 73-63 in Pac-12 Tournament

    WSU falls to Colorado 73-63 in Pac-12 Tournament

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    LAS VEGAS (AP) Derrick White scored 17 of his 26 points in the second half, Xavier Johnson added 19 and Colorado rallied from a shaky first half to beat Washington State 73-63 Wednesday night in the first round of the Pac-12 Tournament. Colorado (19-13) got off to a miserable start at both ends as Washington State raced out to a 19-point lead. The seventh-seeded Buffaloes whittled into the lead by halftime and overtook the Cougars in the second behind White, who mad...

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    LAS VEGAS (AP) Derrick White scored 17 of his 26 points in the second half, Xavier Johnson added 19 and Colorado rallied from a shaky first half to beat Washington State 73-63 Wednesday night in the first round of the Pac-12 Tournament. Colorado (19-13) got off to a miserable start at both ends as Washington State raced out to a 19-point lead. The seventh-seeded Buffaloes whittled into the lead by halftime and overtook the Cougars in the second behind White, who mad...

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  • Zach Collins' journey to becoming a Gonzaga Bulldog

    Zach Collins' journey to becoming a Gonzaga Bulldog

    LAS VEGAS - Getting your child to the collegiate level in sports takes more than just practice. Your child has to be talented enough to get noticed, and it's easier to get noticed when your child is on one of the best basketball teams in the country. For Zach Collins' family in Las Vegas, that meant sending Zach to the famed Bishop Gorman High School. 

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    LAS VEGAS - Getting your child to the collegiate level in sports takes more than just practice. Your child has to be talented enough to get noticed, and it's easier to get noticed when your child is on one of the best basketball teams in the country. For Zach Collins' family in Las Vegas, that meant sending Zach to the famed Bishop Gorman High School. 

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  • Gonzaga star's No. 1 fan is his grandma

    Gonzaga star's No. 1 fan is his grandma

    Holding hands on the couch, Nigel Williams-Goss and his grandma, Barbara Hingston, have nothing but love for each other. "He's probably the most precious person I've ever known," Barbara says of her grandson.

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    Holding hands on the couch, Nigel Williams-Goss and his grandma, Barbara Hingston, have nothing but love for each other. "He's probably the most precious person I've ever known," Barbara says of her grandson.

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  • Barta scores 37, Gonzaga tops Saint Mary's for WCC crown

    Barta scores 37, Gonzaga tops Saint Mary's for WCC crown

    LAS VEGAS (AP) - Jill Barta scored 22 of her career-high 37 points in a dominating first half, and Gonzaga earned its first NCAA Tournament bid in three years by holding off Saint Mary's 86-75 on Tuesday in the West Coast Conference final.

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    LAS VEGAS (AP) - Jill Barta scored 22 of her career-high 37 points in a dominating first half, and Gonzaga earned its first NCAA Tournament bid in three years by holding off Saint Mary's 86-75 on Tuesday in the West Coast Conference final.

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  • No. 4 Gonzaga tops Santa Clara, into 20th straight WCC final

    No. 4 Gonzaga tops Santa Clara, into 20th straight WCC final

    LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nigel Williams-Goss had 25 points and eight rebounds, and No. 4 Gonzaga secured a spot in the West Coast Conference title game for the 20th straight season with a 77-68 victory over pesky Santa Clara on Monday night.

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    LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nigel Williams-Goss had 25 points and eight rebounds, and No. 4 Gonzaga secured a spot in the West Coast Conference title game for the 20th straight season with a 77-68 victory over pesky Santa Clara on Monday night.

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  • For the Williams-Goss family, homework comes before hoops

    For the Williams-Goss family, homework comes before hoops

    SPOKANE, Wash. - The focus of a lot of college athletes is on their sport, but for the Williams-Goss family, education is just as important. "We live in a culture,  where if you're good in sports, we promote that, we don't promote so much education. I'm a big believer that if you have a free education, you take advantage of that," said Nigel Williams-Goss' mom, Valerie.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - The focus of a lot of college athletes is on their sport, but for the Williams-Goss family, education is just as important. "We live in a culture,  where if you're good in sports, we promote that, we don't promote so much education. I'm a big believer that if you have a free education, you take advantage of that," said Nigel Williams-Goss' mom, Valerie.

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  • Hawkinson makes All-Pac-12 2nd team, Flynn gets All-Freshman honorable mention.

    Hawkinson makes All-Pac-12 2nd team, Flynn gets All-Freshman honorable mention.

    Hawkinson & Flynn Honored By Pac-12Hawkinson & Flynn Honored By Pac-12

    SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Washington State men's basketball senior Josh Hawkinson has been named to the All-Pac-12 Second Team and freshman Malachi Flynn has been named Pac-12 All-Freshman Honorable Mention, commissioner Larry Scott announced Monday, along with the rest of the league awards.  This marks the third-straight honor for Hawkinson, who was named All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention each of the last two seasons. A native of Shoreline, Wash., Hawkinson be...

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    SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Washington State men's basketball senior Josh Hawkinson has been named to the All-Pac-12 Second Team and freshman Malachi Flynn has been named Pac-12 All-Freshman Honorable Mention, commissioner Larry Scott announced Monday, along with the rest of the league awards.  This marks the third-straight honor for Hawkinson, who was named All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention each of the last two seasons. A native of Shoreline, Wash., Hawkinson be...

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  • Cougars combine for 1st no-hitter since 1985, sweep SFA

    Cougars combine for 1st no-hitter since 1985, sweep SFA

    Photo: WSU AthleticsPhoto: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Four Washington State pitchers combined for a no-hitter in a 7-3 victory over Stephen F. Austin in the second game of a doubleheader at Bailey-Brayton Field Sunday afternoon.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – Four Washington State pitchers combined for a no-hitter in a 7-3 victory over Stephen F. Austin in the second game of a doubleheader at Bailey-Brayton Field Sunday afternoon.

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  • Washington State Falls Short of Upset Over No. 3 UCLA 77-68

    Washington State Falls Short of Upset Over No. 3 UCLA 77-68

    Sunday, March 5 2017 12:48 AM EST2017-03-05 05:48:29 GMT
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Aaron Holiday scored 16 points and No. 3 UCLA rallied with a 14-0 run over the final 10 minutes to beat Washington State 77-68 on Saturday night for its ninth straight victory and a 16-1 finish at home.      Isaac Hamilton added 14 points and Thomas Welsh had 13 points and 11 rebounds for the Bruins (28-3, 15-3 Pac-12), who played without injured TJ Leaf. He wore a walking boot to protect his sprained left ankle and his No. 22 jersey over a gray hoodi...>>
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Aaron Holiday scored 16 points and No. 3 UCLA rallied with a 14-0 run over the final 10 minutes to beat Washington State 77-68 on Saturday night for its ninth straight victory and a 16-1 finish at home.      Isaac Hamilton added 14 points and Thomas Welsh had 13 points and 11 rebounds for the Bruins (28-3, 15-3 Pac-12), who played without injured TJ Leaf. He wore a walking boot to protect his sprained left ankle and his No. 22 jersey over a gray hoodi...>>
  • Washington St. falls to No. 10 Stanford 66-36 in Pac-12 tourney

    Washington St. falls to No. 10 Stanford 66-36 in Pac-12 tourney

    Friday, March 3 2017 11:43 PM EST2017-03-04 04:43:35 GMT
    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics
    SEATTLE (AP) - Karlie Samuelson had 21 points and 10th-ranked Stanford scored the first 21 points of the game on the way to a 66-36 victory over Washington State in the Pac-12 Tournament quarterfinals Friday night.      Stanford (26-5) advanced to Saturday's semifinals against No. 11 Washington or Oregon.      The Cardinal improved to 62-0 against Washington State, which missed its first 11 field goal attempts.      Stanford was never threa...>>
    SEATTLE (AP) - Karlie Samuelson had 21 points and 10th-ranked Stanford scored the first 21 points of the game on the way to a 66-36 victory over Washington State in the Pac-12 Tournament quarterfinals Friday night.      Stanford (26-5) advanced to Saturday's semifinals against No. 11 Washington or Oregon.      The Cardinal improved to 62-0 against Washington State, which missed its first 11 field goal attempts.      Stanford was never threa...>>
  • Cougs claw back to beat Colorado 79-78 at Pac-12 tournament

    Cougs claw back to beat Colorado 79-78 at Pac-12 tournament

    Photo: WSU AthleticsPhoto: WSU Athletics

    SEATTLE, Wash. - Survive and advance is all that matters come March and the Cougars did just that as Washington State erased a 14-point first quarter deficit to defeat Colorado, 79-78, in the first round of the 2017 Pac-12 Championship tournament.

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    SEATTLE, Wash. - Survive and advance is all that matters come March and the Cougars did just that as Washington State erased a 14-point first quarter deficit to defeat Colorado, 79-78, in the first round of the 2017 Pac-12 Championship tournament.

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  • WIAA State Basketball Tournament Highlights

    WIAA State Basketball Tournament Highlights

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 9:47 PM EST2017-03-02 02:47:02 GMT
    Thursday, March 2 2017 9:24 PM EST2017-03-03 02:24:50 GMT

    SWX - Watch the highlights from day 1 of the WIAA Hardwood Classic

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    SWX - Watch the highlights from day 1 of the WIAA Hardwood Classic

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  • WSU sweeps UW for the first time since 2011

    WSU sweeps UW for the first time since 2011

    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Josh Hawkinson finished with 22 points and seven boards and provided key baskets down the stretch to power Washington State past in-state foe Washington 79-71 on Sunday on 'Senior Day'. The win marks the Cougars' first season sweep of the Huskies since 2010-11, and extends the Huskies losing streak to a school-record 10 games. Washington (9-19, 2-14 Pac-12) lead for the majority of the second half, until an Ike Iroegbu layup gave WSU (13-15, 6-10) the lead...>>
    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Josh Hawkinson finished with 22 points and seven boards and provided key baskets down the stretch to power Washington State past in-state foe Washington 79-71 on Sunday on 'Senior Day'. The win marks the Cougars' first season sweep of the Huskies since 2010-11, and extends the Huskies losing streak to a school-record 10 games. Washington (9-19, 2-14 Pac-12) lead for the majority of the second half, until an Ike Iroegbu layup gave WSU (13-15, 6-10) the lead...>>
  • Behind McClure's 12 blocks, WSU beats Colorado on Senior Day

    Behind McClure's 12 blocks, WSU beats Colorado on Senior Day

    Photo: WSU AthleticsPhoto: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. - Just two weeks after setting the Washington State women's record for blocks in a game, redshirt-sophomore Nike McClure annihilated her own mark as the Tenino native sent away 12 Colorado shots to lead the Cougars to an impressive 67-56 win Saturday afternoon at Beasley Coliseum.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. - Just two weeks after setting the Washington State women's record for blocks in a game, redshirt-sophomore Nike McClure annihilated her own mark as the Tenino native sent away 12 Colorado shots to lead the Cougars to an impressive 67-56 win Saturday afternoon at Beasley Coliseum.

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  • WSU loses 5th straight game, falling to Utah 74-57

    WSU loses 5th straight game, falling to Utah 74-57

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics
    By WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. - Opening the final weekend of Pac-12 play at home against Utah, the Washington State women's basketball team suffered a 74-57 loss to the Utes Thursday night at Beasley Coliseum. With the loss the Cougs (10-18, 5-12 Pac-12) fell into a tie with Utah (16-12, 5-12 Pac-12) in the conference standings with one game left in the regular season.  Falling behind 9-0 to start the game, the Cougs never recovered from their cold start as the Utes...>>
    By WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. - Opening the final weekend of Pac-12 play at home against Utah, the Washington State women's basketball team suffered a 74-57 loss to the Utes Thursday night at Beasley Coliseum. With the loss the Cougs (10-18, 5-12 Pac-12) fell into a tie with Utah (16-12, 5-12 Pac-12) in the conference standings with one game left in the regular season.  Falling behind 9-0 to start the game, the Cougs never recovered from their cold start as the Utes...>>
  • Williams-Goss leads No. 1 Gonzaga over Pacific 82-61

    Williams-Goss leads No. 1 Gonzaga over Pacific 82-61

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Nigel Williams-Goss had 18 points and seven assists as No. 1 Gonzaga beat Pacific 82-61 on Saturday to remain the only undefeated team in Division I.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Nigel Williams-Goss had 18 points and seven assists as No. 1 Gonzaga beat Pacific 82-61 on Saturday to remain the only undefeated team in Division I.

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  • Seniors Lead Cougars to Season Sweep of Sun Devils With 86-71 Victory

    Seniors Lead Cougars to Season Sweep of Sun Devils With 86-71 Victory

    Saturday, February 18 2017 10:44 PM EST2017-02-19 03:44:42 GMT
    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics
    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) -- Washington State men's basketball used a 22-2 run in the final 7:44 of the game to complete the season sweep of Arizona State with an 86-71 victory over the Sun Devils, Saturday at Beasley Coliseum. Seniors Ike Iroegbu, Conor Clifford and Josh Hawkinson led the Cougars on a night where the team dished out 28 assists, 4 shy of the school record. Clifford led the Cougars in scoring with 19 points, while Ike Iroegbu added 17 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists. Senio...>>
    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) -- Washington State men's basketball used a 22-2 run in the final 7:44 of the game to complete the season sweep of Arizona State with an 86-71 victory over the Sun Devils, Saturday at Beasley Coliseum. Seniors Ike Iroegbu, Conor Clifford and Josh Hawkinson led the Cougars on a night where the team dished out 28 assists, 4 shy of the school record. Clifford led the Cougars in scoring with 19 points, while Ike Iroegbu added 17 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists. Senio...>>
  • WSU drops 5th straight game, losing to Arizona 78-59

    WSU drops 5th straight game, losing to Arizona 78-59

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Washington State men's basketball dropped its fifth-straight game, falling to No. 5 Arizona, 78-59, Thursday at Beasley Coliseum. Lauri Markkanen scored 19 points on 7-of-13 shooting and pulled down 11 rebounds for Arizona. Parker Jackson-Cartwright added a game-high 20 points and hit 4 of 5 from 3-point range. Arizona (24-3, 13-1 Pac-12) trailed for just over 10 minutes in the first half, but carried a 16-6 run into halftime, when it led by ...

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    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Washington State men's basketball dropped its fifth-straight game, falling to No. 5 Arizona, 78-59, Thursday at Beasley Coliseum. Lauri Markkanen scored 19 points on 7-of-13 shooting and pulled down 11 rebounds for Arizona. Parker Jackson-Cartwright added a game-high 20 points and hit 4 of 5 from 3-point range. Arizona (24-3, 13-1 Pac-12) trailed for just over 10 minutes in the first half, but carried a 16-6 run into halftime, when it led by ...

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  • Spokane area MMA highlights from Conquest of the Cage - February 3rd

    Spokane area MMA highlights from Conquest of the Cage - February 3rd

    Joe McHale joins SWX's Sam Adams for full highlights of Conquest of the Cage from Northern Quest Resort and Casino on February 3rd.

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    Joe McHale joins SWX's Sam Adams for full highlights of Conquest of the Cage from Northern Quest Resort and Casino on February 3rd.

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  • Cougs crushed at Colorado 81-49

    Cougs crushed at Colorado 81-49

    BOULDER, Colo. -- Derrick White scored 23 points and the Colorado Buffaloes capitalized on the return of suspended seniors Wesley Gordon and Xavier Johnson to wallop Washington State 81-49 on Sunday night.

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    BOULDER, Colo. -- Derrick White scored 23 points and the Colorado Buffaloes capitalized on the return of suspended seniors Wesley Gordon and Xavier Johnson to wallop Washington State 81-49 on Sunday night.

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  • WSU women fall at home to Arizona 70-62

    WSU women fall at home to Arizona 70-62

    Photo: WSU AthleticsPhoto: WSU Athletics

    Despite a double digit lead early, the Washington State women's basketball team could not hold off Arizona in the second half as the Wildcats took a 70-62 win in Beasley Sunday afternoon.

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    Despite a double digit lead early, the Washington State women's basketball team could not hold off Arizona in the second half as the Wildcats took a 70-62 win in Beasley Sunday afternoon.

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  • Cougs upset bid falls short against No. 23 Arizona State

    Cougs upset bid falls short against No. 23 Arizona State

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. - A pair of last second shots by the Washington State women's basketball team fell just short of their mark as No. 23/21 Arizona State escaped from Beasley Friday night with a 61-58 victory over the Cougs.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. - A pair of last second shots by the Washington State women's basketball team fell just short of their mark as No. 23/21 Arizona State escaped from Beasley Friday night with a 61-58 victory over the Cougs.

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  • Cougars Fall in a Close One at Utah, 74-70

    Cougars Fall in a Close One at Utah, 74-70

    Friday, February 10 2017 1:54 AM EST2017-02-10 06:54:40 GMT
    Photo: WSU AthleticsPhoto: WSU Athletics
    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Senior Josh Hawkinson tied the Washington State men's basketball record with his 53rd career double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds, but it wasn't enough as the Cougars fell in a heartbreaker to Utah, 74-70, Thursday at the Huntsman Center. Utah's David Collette scored a career-high 22 points to lead all scorers. Neither team played a particularly clean game, but the Utes (16-8, 7-5 Pac-12) made the final plays of the night for the win. Utah watched an 11...>>
    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Senior Josh Hawkinson tied the Washington State men's basketball record with his 53rd career double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds, but it wasn't enough as the Cougars fell in a heartbreaker to Utah, 74-70, Thursday at the Huntsman Center. Utah's David Collette scored a career-high 22 points to lead all scorers. Neither team played a particularly clean game, but the Utes (16-8, 7-5 Pac-12) made the final plays of the night for the win. Utah watched an 11...>>
  • Basketball tournament organized for former EWU player shot 11 times

    Basketball tournament organized for former EWU player shot 11 times

    SEATTLE - A former Eastern Washington University men's basketball and football player Alden Gibbs continues to recover in Seattle after being shot multiple times outside a club last month. Now a 3-on-3 basketball tournament has been organized for February 18 and 19 in Redmond, Wash. to help cover medical bills for Gibbs and his family.

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    SEATTLE - A former Eastern Washington University men's basketball and football player Alden Gibbs continues to recover in Seattle after being shot multiple times outside a club last month. Now a 3-on-3 basketball tournament has been organized for February 18 and 19 in Redmond, Wash. to help cover medical bills for Gibbs and his family.

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  • Brady leads Patriots to historic comeback over Falcons in Super Bowl LI

    Brady leads Patriots to historic comeback over Falcons in Super Bowl LI

    HOUSTON -- They looked old and outmanned. Their star quarterback was frazzled, their stingy defense was a sieve. So what?

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    HOUSTON -- They looked old and outmanned. Their star quarterback was frazzled, their stingy defense was a sieve. So what?

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  • Cougars fail to stop USC surge; fall to Trojans 86-77

    Cougars fail to stop USC surge; fall to Trojans 86-77

    WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Southern California used a late surge to put away Washington State for good and escape with an 86-77 victory, Saturday at Beasley Coliseum. Chimezie Metu scored a career-high 29 points, grabbed eight rebounds for USC. Metu finished 12 of 14 from the field. Jonah Mathews chipped in 18 points and six boards for the Trojans (20-4, 7-4 Pac-12). After a Josh Hawkinson dunk with 10:17 left gave the Cougars a two-point advantage, USC scored 15 of the n...>>
    WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Southern California used a late surge to put away Washington State for good and escape with an 86-77 victory, Saturday at Beasley Coliseum. Chimezie Metu scored a career-high 29 points, grabbed eight rebounds for USC. Metu finished 12 of 14 from the field. Jonah Mathews chipped in 18 points and six boards for the Trojans (20-4, 7-4 Pac-12). After a Josh Hawkinson dunk with 10:17 left gave the Cougars a two-point advantage, USC scored 15 of the n...>>
  • Gonzaga's Karnowski and WSU's Hawkinson named a Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award finalist

    Gonzaga's Karnowski and WSU's Hawkinson named a Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award finalist

    Karnowski and Hawkinson Named a Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award FinalistKarnowski and Hawkinson Named a Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award Finalist

    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Gonzaga's Przemek Karnowski was named one of 10 finalists for the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced Friday. Named after Hall of Famer and three-time NCAA Champion Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the annual honor in its third year recognizes the top centers in men's college basketball. A national committee comprised of top college basketball personnel determined the watch list of 20 ca...

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    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Gonzaga's Przemek Karnowski was named one of 10 finalists for the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced Friday. Named after Hall of Famer and three-time NCAA Champion Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the annual honor in its third year recognizes the top centers in men's college basketball. A national committee comprised of top college basketball personnel determined the watch list of 20 ca...

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  • National Signing Day 2017

    National Signing Day 2017

    It's a day dozens of local athletes will never forget, and SWX was your home for all things National Signing Day.

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    It's a day dozens of local athletes will never forget, and SWX was your home for all things National Signing Day.

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  • Cougs clips Sun Devils behind Hawkinson's career-high 31

    Cougs clips Sun Devils behind Hawkinson's career-high 31

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Washington State faded down the stretch against No. 7 Arizona in its previous game. 

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    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Washington State faded down the stretch against No. 7 Arizona in its previous game. 

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  • Shevchenko submits Spokane's Pena at UFC Fight Night in Denver

    Shevchenko submits Spokane's Pena at UFC Fight Night in Denver

    Courtesy: UFC/FOXCourtesy: UFC/FOX

    DENVER (AP) - Valentina Shevchenko stopped Julianna Pena with an armbar late in the second round Saturday night, establishing herself as the top contender for the UFC bantamweight title.

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    DENVER (AP) - Valentina Shevchenko stopped Julianna Pena with an armbar late in the second round Saturday night, establishing herself as the top contender for the UFC bantamweight title.

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  • Cougars run out of gas in Tucson; fall to No. 7 Arizona 79-62

    Cougars run out of gas in Tucson; fall to No. 7 Arizona 79-62

    WSU Athletics TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Allonzo Trier scored 17 points in his first home game of the season, Lauri Markkanen had a double-double, and No. 7 Arizona pulled away late to beat Washington State 79-62 on Thursday night. Trier scored 12 points against UCLA on Saturday in his first game back from a 19-game suspension for performance-enhancing drugs. He became more assertive after a quiet first half at McKale Center, scoring 11 points in the second to help Arizona (19-2, 8-0...>>
    WSU Athletics TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Allonzo Trier scored 17 points in his first home game of the season, Lauri Markkanen had a double-double, and No. 7 Arizona pulled away late to beat Washington State 79-62 on Thursday night. Trier scored 12 points against UCLA on Saturday in his first game back from a 19-game suspension for performance-enhancing drugs. He became more assertive after a quiet first half at McKale Center, scoring 11 points in the second to help Arizona (19-2, 8-0...>>
  • Osahor snags Pac-12 record 30 rebounds as No. 8 UW crushes Cougars

    Osahor snags Pac-12 record 30 rebounds as No. 8 UW crushes Cougars

    Courtesy: Washington AthleticsCourtesy: Washington Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. -- Chantel Osahor is vocal about her desire to be the nation's best rebounder, according to Washington coach Mike Neighbors.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. -- Chantel Osahor is vocal about her desire to be the nation's best rebounder, according to Washington coach Mike Neighbors.

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  • Royals' Ventura killed in car crash in Dominican Republic

    Royals' Ventura killed in car crash in Dominican Republic

    Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura, whose electric arm helped his team win the 2015 World Series title, was killed in a car crash in his native Dominican Republic early Sunday. Royals vice president Mike Swanson confirmed Ventura's death. He was 25.

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    Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura, whose electric arm helped his team win the 2015 World Series title, was killed in a car crash in his native Dominican Republic early Sunday. Royals vice president Mike Swanson confirmed Ventura's death. He was 25.

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  • Callison's 30 propels Washington State past Colorado in OT

    Callison's 30 propels Washington State past Colorado in OT

    Saturday, January 21 2017 7:29 PM EST2017-01-22 00:29:41 GMT

    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Charles Callison scored a career-high 30 points and had five steals, pacing Washington State past Colorado 91-89 in overtime on Saturday, as the Cougars put a four-game losing streak to rest and kept the Buffaloes winless in conference play.  Ike Iroegbu hit a contested layup to give Washington State a two-point lead with 10.5 seconds left in overtime after Derrick White's jumper put Colorado up two with 1:52 left.  Josh Hawk...

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    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Charles Callison scored a career-high 30 points and had five steals, pacing Washington State past Colorado 91-89 in overtime on Saturday, as the Cougars put a four-game losing streak to rest and kept the Buffaloes winless in conference play.  Ike Iroegbu hit a contested layup to give Washington State a two-point lead with 10.5 seconds left in overtime after Derrick White's jumper put Colorado up two with 1:52 left.  Josh Hawk...

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  • Former DL coach at Minnesota, Jeff Phelps hired as WSU DL coach

    Former DL coach at Minnesota, Jeff Phelps hired as WSU DL coach

    Former Golden Gopher, Jeff Phelps To Be New WSU DL CoachFormer Golden Gopher, Jeff Phelps To Be New WSU DL Coach

    WSU has hired former Minnesota defensive line coach, Jeff Phelps to replace Joe Salave’a as the Cougs' defensive line coach. Phelps and Minnesota held the Cougs to only 39 yards in this season's 17-12 win in the Holiday Bowl. 

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    WSU has hired former Minnesota defensive line coach, Jeff Phelps to replace Joe Salave’a as the Cougs' defensive line coach. Phelps and Minnesota held the Cougs to only 39 yards in this season's 17-12 win in the Holiday Bowl. 

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  • UW's Quincy Pondexter and WSU's Carlos Daniel to be inducted into Pac-12 Men's Basketball Hall of Honor

    UW's Quincy Pondexter and WSU's Carlos Daniel to be inducted into Pac-12 Men's Basketball Hall of Honor

    The Pac-12 Conference will honor 12 former student-athletes with their induction into the Pac-12 Men's Basketball Hall of Honor. The induction will occur on Friday, March 10 during a ceremony prior to the semifinals of the 2017 Pac-12 Men's Basketball Tournament Presented by New York Life. The inductees will also be recognized on court during Friday night's semifinal session.   Th...

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    The Pac-12 Conference will honor 12 former student-athletes with their induction into the Pac-12 Men's Basketball Hall of Honor. The induction will occur on Friday, March 10 during a ceremony prior to the semifinals of the 2017 Pac-12 Men's Basketball Tournament Presented by New York Life. The inductees will also be recognized on court during Friday night's semifinal session.   Th...

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  • WSU suffers worst home loss in 28 years; falling to Utah 88-47

    WSU suffers worst home loss in 28 years; falling to Utah 88-47

    WSU baseball fell to BYU in Pasco, Wash. on Tuesday night.WSU baseball fell to BYU in Pasco, Wash. on Tuesday night.
    WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Senior Josh Hawkinson had his 10th double-double of the season and 50th of his career with 19 points and 13 rebounds as Washington State fell to Utah 88-47, Wednesday night at Beasley Coliseum. Utah's Kyle Kuzma had a team-high 19 points adding 11 rebounds. Lorenzo Bonam finished with 17 points on 6-of-8 shooting and four Utes finished in double figures. Utah (13-5, 4-2) played without 6-foot-9 forward David Collette, who did not m...>>
    WSU Athletics PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Senior Josh Hawkinson had his 10th double-double of the season and 50th of his career with 19 points and 13 rebounds as Washington State fell to Utah 88-47, Wednesday night at Beasley Coliseum. Utah's Kyle Kuzma had a team-high 19 points adding 11 rebounds. Lorenzo Bonam finished with 17 points on 6-of-8 shooting and four Utes finished in double figures. Utah (13-5, 4-2) played without 6-foot-9 forward David Collette, who did not m...>>
  • Tri-Cities well-represented at annual H-1 Unlimited Champions Gala

    Tri-Cities well-represented at annual H-1 Unlimited Champions Gala

    Wednesday, January 18 2017 5:07 PM EST2017-01-18 22:07:35 GMT
    Wednesday, January 18 2017 5:07 PM EST2017-01-18 22:07:35 GMT

    Dozens of awards were handed out at the annual H-1 Unlimited Champions Gala in Seattle. 

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    Dozens of awards were handed out at the annual H-1 Unlimited Champions Gala in Seattle. 

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  • 2017 UW football schedule released

    2017 UW football schedule released

    2017 UW Football Schedule Released2017 UW Football Schedule Released

     The Washington football team will close out 2017 with four of its final five regular-season games at home, the Pac-12 Conference announced today as it revealed the conference schedule for the coming fall.   The Huskies, who finished No. 4 in the nation in both major polls in 2016, will play five conference games at home and four on the road (a reverse of last season) in 2017, opening the Pac-12 slate with back-to-back road games Sept. 23 at Colorado and Sept. 30...

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     The Washington football team will close out 2017 with four of its final five regular-season games at home, the Pac-12 Conference announced today as it revealed the conference schedule for the coming fall.   The Huskies, who finished No. 4 in the nation in both major polls in 2016, will play five conference games at home and four on the road (a reverse of last season) in 2017, opening the Pac-12 slate with back-to-back road games Sept. 23 at Colorado and Sept. 30...

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  • 2017 WSU football schedule released

    2017 WSU football schedule released

    2017 WSU Football Schedule Released2017 WSU Football Schedule Released

    PULLMAN, Wash. – The Pac-12 Conference has released its 2017 football schedule and Washington State will host seven games in Martin Stadium, highlighted by five-straight home games and two Friday night contests.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. – The Pac-12 Conference has released its 2017 football schedule and Washington State will host seven games in Martin Stadium, highlighted by five-straight home games and two Friday night contests.

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  • Depleted Cougs lose tough one at Arizona 56-55

    Depleted Cougs lose tough one at Arizona 56-55

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Undermanned and lacking their top three weapons, the Washington State women's basketball team put forth a valiant effort Sunday afternoon in Tucson only to see a win slip through their hands late against Arizona.

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    TUCSON, Ariz. – Undermanned and lacking their top three weapons, the Washington State women's basketball team put forth a valiant effort Sunday afternoon in Tucson only to see a win slip through their hands late against Arizona.

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  • Falcons advance to NFC Championship 36-20 to end Seahawks' season

    Falcons advance to NFC Championship 36-20 to end Seahawks' season

    The Atlanta Falcons have advanced to the NFC championship game for the fourth time in franchise history, beating the Seattle Seahawks 36-20 in the NFC divisional playoff game on Saturday.  Matt Ryan threw for 334 yards and three touchdowns as Atlanta won just its second playoff game since 2004.

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    The Atlanta Falcons have advanced to the NFC championship game for the fourth time in franchise history, beating the Seattle Seahawks 36-20 in the NFC divisional playoff game on Saturday.  Matt Ryan threw for 334 yards and three touchdowns as Atlanta won just its second playoff game since 2004.

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  • Coug men fall in close one at California 58-54

    Coug men fall in close one at California 58-54

    BERKELEY, Calif. -- Even as Jabari Bird was mired in one of the worst slumps of his career, California coach Cuonzo Martin encouraged him to keep shooting.

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    BERKELEY, Calif. -- Even as Jabari Bird was mired in one of the worst slumps of his career, California coach Cuonzo Martin encouraged him to keep shooting.

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  • Seahawks have struggled in road divisional games

    Seahawks have struggled in road divisional games

    While the Seattle Seahawks have enjoyed unprecedented success since Pete Carroll arrived in 2010, this round of the playoffs has been a problem.

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    While the Seattle Seahawks have enjoyed unprecedented success since Pete Carroll arrived in 2010, this round of the playoffs has been a problem.

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  • Salave'a leaving WSU for Oregon

    Salave'a leaving WSU for Oregon

    Oregon Athletics EUGENE, Ore. – Willie Taggart announced the addition of Joe Salave'a as assistant head coach and defensive line coach on Friday.   Salave'a comes to Oregon after spending the previous five seasons at Washington State, working the first three as defensive line coach before adding assistant head coach to his title prior to the 2015 season. His unit showed vast improvement in each of his five seasons in both pass rush and rush defense, finishing the 2016 seas...>>
    Oregon Athletics EUGENE, Ore. – Willie Taggart announced the addition of Joe Salave'a as assistant head coach and defensive line coach on Friday.   Salave'a comes to Oregon after spending the previous five seasons at Washington State, working the first three as defensive line coach before adding assistant head coach to his title prior to the 2015 season. His unit showed vast improvement in each of his five seasons in both pass rush and rush defense, finishing the 2016 seas...>>
  • Cartwright scores career-high 21 as Stanford tops Washington State

    Cartwright scores career-high 21 as Stanford tops Washington State

    Friday, January 13 2017 1:43 AM EST2017-01-13 06:43:19 GMT

    STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - Robert Cartwright set a career-high for the second straight game, scoring 21 points in Stanford's convincing 84-54 victory over Washington State on Thursday night. Dorian Pickens added 18 points and Reid Travis had 17 for the Cardinal (9-8, 1-4 Pac-12), who stopped a four-game losing streak. Conor Clifford scored 15 points to lead the Cougars (9-7, 2-2), who lost their second straight after a four-game winning streak. Jos...

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    STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - Robert Cartwright set a career-high for the second straight game, scoring 21 points in Stanford's convincing 84-54 victory over Washington State on Thursday night. Dorian Pickens added 18 points and Reid Travis had 17 for the Cardinal (9-8, 1-4 Pac-12), who stopped a four-game losing streak. Conor Clifford scored 15 points to lead the Cougars (9-7, 2-2), who lost their second straight after a four-game winning streak. Jos...

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  • Mariners Caravan comes through Spokane

    Mariners Caravan comes through Spokane

    Wednesday afternoon, the Seattle Mariners Caravan visited the Warehouse Performance Center in Spokane to get M's fans pumped up for the upcoming season. >>
    Wednesday afternoon, the Seattle Mariners Caravan visited the Warehouse Performance Center in Spokane to get M's fans pumped up for the upcoming season. >>
  • Luke Falk announces he is returning for his redshirt-senior season

    Luke Falk announces he is returning for his redshirt-senior season

    Falk Will Return For His Senior SeasonFalk Will Return For His Senior Season

    PULLMAN, Wash. - Washington State quarterback Luke Falk announced he is returning for his redshirt-senior season. Below is his statement. "After much consideration I wanted to let Cougar football fans know that I will be returning for my senior season in 2017. The chance to play one final season with my teammates and friends, continue our development under a great coaching staff, and the opportunity to achieve more for Washington State football all went into my decision. We have...

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    PULLMAN, Wash. - Washington State quarterback Luke Falk announced he is returning for his redshirt-senior season. Below is his statement. "After much consideration I wanted to let Cougar football fans know that I will be returning for my senior season in 2017. The chance to play one final season with my teammates and friends, continue our development under a great coaching staff, and the opportunity to achieve more for Washington State football all went into my decision. We have...

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  • Final AP Top 25 Football Rankings

    Final AP Top 25 Football Rankings

    5 Pac-12 Teams Make Final AP Top 25 Rankings5 Pac-12 Teams Make Final AP Top 25 Rankings

    As arguably one of the greatest national championships in college history ended last night, it only means one thing, the offseason is upon us. And with the college football season coming to an end, the final AP top 25 rankings have been revealed. Five Pac-12 teams made the final cut, but it's not the Pac-12 champion Washington Huskies sitting atop of the Pac....

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    As arguably one of the greatest national championships in college history ended last night, it only means one thing, the offseason is upon us. And with the college football season coming to an end, the final AP top 25 rankings have been revealed. Five Pac-12 teams made the final cut, but it's not the Pac-12 champion Washington Huskies sitting atop of the Pac....

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  • WSU beats USC to complete first LA-schools sweep since '95

    WSU beats USC to complete first LA-schools sweep since '95

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    Alexys Swedlund poured in a career-best 22 points while freshman Chanelle Molina and senior Ivana Kmetovska added 16 a piece as the Washington State women's basketball team cruised to an impressive 74-57 win over Southern California.

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    Alexys Swedlund poured in a career-best 22 points while freshman Chanelle Molina and senior Ivana Kmetovska added 16 a piece as the Washington State women's basketball team cruised to an impressive 74-57 win over Southern California.

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  • Seahawks stomp Lions 26-6 in NFC Wild Card game

    Seahawks stop Lions 26-6 in NFC Wild Card game

    AP/Elaine ThompsonAP/Elaine Thompson

    The formula that has led the Seattle Seahawks to unmatched success over the past five seasons returned.

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    The formula that has led the Seattle Seahawks to unmatched success over the past five seasons returned.

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  • Cougs upset bid falls short against Oregon 85-66

    Cougs upset bid falls short against Oregon 85-66

    Dylan Ennis acknowledged that it was a little shocking for No. 15 Oregon to lose its leading scorer just six minutes into the game against Washington State.

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    Dylan Ennis acknowledged that it was a little shocking for No. 15 Oregon to lose its leading scorer just six minutes into the game against Washington State.

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  • Gonzaga men's basketball game vs Portland postponed due to weather

    Gonzaga men's basketball game vs Portland postponed due to weather

    PORTLAND, Ore. - Due to weather in Portland, Saturday night's Gonzaga Men's Basketball game has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date. "For the safety of all involved, we have decided to delay tonight's game," Portland Athletic Director Scott Leykam said.

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    PORTLAND, Ore. - Due to weather in Portland, Saturday night's Gonzaga Men's Basketball game has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date. "For the safety of all involved, we have decided to delay tonight's game," Portland Athletic Director Scott Leykam said.

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  • WSU pulls off biggest upset in school history beating UCLA 82-73

    WSU pulls off biggest upset in school history beating UCLA 82-73

    Courtesy: WSU AthleticsCourtesy: WSU Athletics

    PULLMAN, Wash. - Behind a freshmen record 33 points from Chanelle Molina, the Washington State women's basketball team pulled off the biggest upset in program history on Friday night, downing No. 7 UCLA, 82-73, at Beasley Coliseum. The win for the Cougs (7-8, 2-2 Pac-12) was their second-straight in conference while handing the Bruins (11-3, 2-1 Pac-12) just their third loss of the year. The Cougars win over the Bruins marked their best win over a top-10 opponent in...

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    PULLMAN, Wash. - Behind a freshmen record 33 points from Chanelle Molina, the Washington State women's basketball team pulled off the biggest upset in program history on Friday night, downing No. 7 UCLA, 82-73, at Beasley Coliseum. The win for the Cougs (7-8, 2-2 Pac-12) was their second-straight in conference while handing the Bruins (11-3, 2-1 Pac-12) just their third loss of the year. The Cougars win over the Bruins marked their best win over a top-10 opponent in...

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  • Washington State moves to 2-0 in Pac-12 play with win over Oregon State

    Washington State moves to 2-0 in Pac-12 play with win over Oregon State

    Thursday, January 5 2017 2:08 AM EST2017-01-05 07:08:36 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Josh Hawkinson scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as Washington State beat Oregon State 75-62 on Wednesday in the Spokane Arena. Ike Iroegbu added 15 points for Washington State (9-5, 2-0 Pacific 12), which won its fourth straight game. Malachi Flynn added 13 big points, most of which came in the closing minutes. Kendal Manuel had a career-high 20 points for Oregon State (4-12, 0-3), which had won six straight games o...

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    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Josh Hawkinson scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as Washington State beat Oregon State 75-62 on Wednesday in the Spokane Arena. Ike Iroegbu added 15 points for Washington State (9-5, 2-0 Pacific 12), which won its fourth straight game. Malachi Flynn added 13 big points, most of which came in the closing minutes. Kendal Manuel had a career-high 20 points for Oregon State (4-12, 0-3), which had won six straight games o...

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