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Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 9:54 a.m.
- updated Shawn Vestal: Legendary WSU quarterback Jack Thompson’s alleged comments in Jason Gesser case fit a pattern of cover-up
- USC game carries more significance for 33 Southern Californians on Washington State roster
- Jason Gesser resigns from WSU as new allegations of sexual misconduct surface
- Pac-12 power rankings: South Division continues to nosedive after another forgettable week
- Video: Washington State outside receivers coach Steve Spurrier Jr. post practice Sept. 18
Eastern Washington notebook: Second-half momentum killed on a holding penalty in loss to Washington State
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 11:47 p.m.
- Eastern Washington has proven to be a pest for Pac-12 foes
- Rewinding the tape: Cooper Kupp and others tell an oral history of the classic 2016 battle between Eastern Washington and Washington State
- Big Sky picks: Pac-12 foes loom for Eastern Washington, Idaho State, Southern Utah and UC Davis
- Rams practice squad, former EWU center Aaron Neary arrested on DUI suspicion
- Competition fuels Eastern Washington football brothers Nsimba Webster, Nzuzi Webster
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 8 a.m.
- Idaho uses second-half surge to top Western New Mexico for first win of season
- Idaho football hopes to bounce back quickly against Western New Mexico
- Denzal Brantley, Jalen Hoover ‘quarterbacks of the defense’ for the Idaho Vandals
- Fresno State jumps on Idaho early, often in season-opening 79-13 rout
- Idaho hopes to keep Fresno State grounded, off-balance in opener
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 5:33 p.m.
- Seahawks fall to 0-2 with loss to Chicago Bears
- In 2012 at Soldier Field, Wilson started Seahawks on their rise in NFL
- With Mack off to good start, Bears try to rebound against Seattle
- Seahawks will be shorthanded for Monday’s game with Bears
- Seahawks sign linebacker Mychal Kendricks; he may play Monday night
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 6 a.m.
- Prep slowpitch softball roundup: Addison Meyer and Abigail Brake crush two home runs apiece, East Valley beats Gonzaga Prep
- Prep volleyball roundup: Allie Flynn dished out 14 assists and Mead defeated Shadle Park
- Prep girls soccer roundup: Mackenzie Huotari’s 78th-minute goal lifts Cheney over West Valley
- Morning prep roundup: Olivia Wicks’ two goals leads Shadle Park over Hermiston
- Cross country roundup: Pullman’s Roman Romanyuk wins Seaport Invite
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
- Whitworth closes out nonconference play with tough test against Chapman
- Whitworth wide receiver Garrett McKay turns after-hours work into on-field success
- Leif Ericksen takes over Whitworth offense in season-opening rout of La Verne
- New-look Whitworth welcomes La Verne to the Pine Bowl in season opener
- Casting call: Quarterback still a question mark for Whitworth team with high expectations
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
- Former Gonzaga teammates Kelly Olynyk and Kevin Pangos lead Canada past Brazil
- Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura, former Zag Ira Brown spark Japan’s World Cup win
- Geno Crandall says on podcast he’ll enroll at Gonzaga in October
- Nine of Gonzaga’s 16 WCC games will be on ESPN networks
- Gonzaga returning to Bahamas for 2019 Battle 4 Atlantis
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
- Daniel Vogelbach’s slam in eighth powers Seattle over Houston 4-1
- Angels upend Mariners on Kole Calhoun’s home run
- Out of Right Field: Where do the Seattle Mariners go from here?
- Mariners rally past Angels for 82nd victory, clinch winning season
- Dee Gordon helps Mariners subdue Angels for 5-0 victory
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 9:27 p.m.
- Spokane Chiefs release 16-year-old goaltender Campbell Arnold from active roster
- Riley Woods’ hat trick guides Spokane Chiefs to Western Hockey League preseason win at Tri-City
- Seattle edges Spokane Chiefs in Western Hockey League preseason play
- Spokane Chiefs sign forward Connor Gabruch to player agreement
- Area roundup: Six Spokane Chiefs added to NHL training camp rosters
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 11:08 p.m.
- No. 10 Washington opens Pac-12 play against tough Utah team
- Washington safety Taylor Rapp has long been wreaking havoc in the secondary. Now he’s doing it in the backfield too
- No. 9 Washington wakes up late in 45-3 win over North Dakota
- No. 9 Washington hosts North Dakota as warmup for Pac-12 play
- Matt Calkins: Despite taking a stinging one-two punch, Huskies’ hopes haven’t hit the canvas
Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 5 a.m.
- Gonzaga women to open Vancouver Showcase against defending national champion Notre Dame
- Visit from Stanford highlights nonconference schedule for Gonzaga women’s basketball
- Change in West Coast Conference scheduling makes travel plans easier for Gonzaga women’s basketball
- Courtney Vandersloot has taken her game, leadership skills from Gonzaga to the WNBA
- Former Gonzaga guard Emma Stach signs professional contract in Germany
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 10:09 p.m.
- Casacadia Cup, 8-match win streak on line for Sounders in Vancouver
- Sounders win 8th straight, rallying to beat Sporting KC 3-1
- Sounders face history, stellar Sporting KC as they go for record eighth straight win
- Sounders beat Timbers 1-0 and extend win streak to 7 games
- What happened to the Sounders-Timbers rivalry, and how can it start to sizzle again?
John Blanchette: Handing the ball to Marshawn Lynch in Super Bowl XLIX turns the Seahawks into an unstoppable dynasty – or he’s stopped short
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 5 a.m.
- Shawn Vestal: Looking at the great ‘what if’ had Evel Knievel landed the Snake River Canyon jump
- John Blanchette: Looking at the great ‘what if’ had the Spokane Indians remained a Triple-A team
- Jess Walter: Looking at the great ‘what if’ had the SuperSonics stayed in Seattle
- Ralph Walter: Magic of ‘What if’ keeps SuperSonics in Seattle, gives Gonzaga a football team
Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 11:18 p.m.
- MLB roundup: Christian Yelich first to hit for cycle twice against same team in same season
- MLB capsules: Mookie Betts hurts side, says injury minor, Red Sox near East title
- MLB capsules: Cleveland Indians blank Detroit, clinch third straight A.L. Central title
- Cinch of a clinch: Cleveland Indians win third straight division title
- MLB capsules: Dodgers defeat Cardinals in opener of key N.L. series
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
- The Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s pike reward program will end Sept. 30.
- Grizzly’s rare aggressive attack kills 1, puzzles officials
- International 10-year salmon preservation plan advances
- ffAngry at plight of southern-resident orcas, speakers rebuke NOAA in public meetings
- Finessing the flip-flop: Rafters get a thrill, while salmon and irrigators get more water
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 5 p.m.
- Washington State elevates Tim Marrion to assistant coach
- Washington State learns Pac-12 basketball pairings
- Ike Iroegbu becomes second ex-Washington State player to join German club Science City Jena
- Washington State to take part in pre-Christmas Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic
- Sacramento Kings add ex-Washington State guard Ike Iroegbu to Summer League roster
Mon., July 30, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
- Big Sky goes back to 20-game conference basketball schedule
- Ex-Gonzaga guard Jordan Mathews works to stay in NBA after summer league with the Los Angeles Clippers
- Former Eastern Washington star Bogdan Bliznyuk signs with Israel club
- Former Eastern Washington sensation Jacob Wiley works hard to secure spot on Dallas Mavericks roster
- Former Eastern Washington star Jacob Wiley joins Dallas Mavericks’ NBA Summer League team
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
- Idaho athletics trying to balance revenue shortfall, leadership uncertainty with new arena project on the horizon
- Former Idaho guard Victor Sanders will play professionally in Belgium
- Big Sky goes back to 20-game conference basketball schedule
- Jeff Ledbetter takes scenic route from Idaho Vandals to San Antonio Spurs’ Summer League team
- Former Idaho star Victor Sanders stays positive despite lack of playing time at summer league
Mon., March 19, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
- Washington men hold off Boise State in first round of NIT
- Washington Huskies land NIT invite, will host Boise State
- Oregon State defeats Washington in overtime in Pac-12 Tournament opener
- Washington’s Mike Hopkins wins Pac-12 Coach of the Year award
- Noah Dickerson helps Washington edge Oregon State 79-77
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 3:19 p.m.
- Loyola celebrity nun Sister Jean celebrating 99th birthday
- Former Gonzaga walk-on Rem Bakamus back in game as Baylor graduate assistant
- UConn greats expect program to climb back to elite status
- Wake Forest places basketball assistant on leave after fatal punch
- NCAA adopts college basketball reforms for draft, recruiting
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 8:26 p.m.
- Larry Stone: Breanna Stewart is the MVP, but Sue Bird remains heart and soul of the Storm’s latest title-winning team
- Former Gonzaga guard Courtney Vandersloot selected to All-WNBA second team, Storm’s Breanna Stewart named to first team
- Breanna Stewart, Storm surge past Mystics 98-82 for WNBA title
- Breanna Stewart, Storm beat Mystics 75-73 for 2-0 series lead
- A’ja Wilson earns WNBA Rookie of the Year honors
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 9:18 p.m.
- College golf: Co-medalists Kirsten Ishikawa, Alexa Clark guide Eastern Washington’s women to team title
- Women’s soccer: Eastern Washington’s Kelsee Winston named Big Sky Conference Defensive Player of the Week
- Area roundup: WSU women’s soccer team finishes nonconference schedule with perfect mark
- College soccer: Whitworth women open Northwest Conference play with shutout win
- College cross country: Whitworth women win Pacific Lutheran Invitational
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
- Gonzaga volleyball drops final match at Arizona State’s Sparky Classic
- College cross country: Gonzaga’s James Mwaura, Washington State’s Emma Jenkins lead way at Cougar Classic
- Oral Roberts powers past Gonzaga in men’s soccer behind Dante Brigida’s hat trick
- Samantha Heilman picks up goal, assist as Gonzaga shuts out Colorado State in women’s soccer
- Gonzaga volleyball completes weekend sweep at Portland tournament
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
- Steelers plan to talk to Antonio Brown about social media usage
- Cleveland Browns trade receiver Josh Gordon to New England Patriots
- Carson Wentz cleared to return for Eagles
- NFL capsules: Lutz’s 44-yard field goal lifts Saints past Browns 21-18
- Jaguars try to end winless ways against Patriots’ Tom Brady
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
- Pac-12 roundup: Sam Ehlinger’s 2 touchdown passes lead Texas over No. 22 USC 37-14
- Top 25 college football roundup: Squally Canada, BYU stun No. 6 Wisconsin
- Big Sky roundup: Freshman quarterback Tucker Rovig leads Montana State over Wagner
- Clemson faces heavy criticism over decision to play home game this weekend
- Florence’s approach causes plethora of ACC schedule changes
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 12:19 p.m.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 5:43 p.m.
- Stars All-Star center Tyler Seguin signs $78.8M, 8-year extension
- Blue Jackets sign John Tortorella to 2-year contract extension
- NHL: December earliest league would vote on Seattle expansion
- New investors announced as part of Seattle’s NHL bid
- Jets sign Blake Wheeler to $41.25 million, 5-year extension
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
- Ross Chastain earns 1st Xfinity win, holding off Justin Allgaier
- Brad Keselowski wins Brickyard 400, makes it a Penske sweep at Indianapolis
- Final regular season NASCAR race postponed by rain at Indy
- Brad Keselowski’s late move in the pits wins Southern 500
- Takuma Sato wins in IndyCar’s return to Portland
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
- Eugene limits Spokane Indians to 4 hits, takes 2-0 lead in NWLCS
- Levi Jordan’s late homer lifts Eugene over Spokane Indians in Game 1 of NWLCS
- Spokane Indians, Eugene Emeralds produce surprising Northwest League championship matchup
- Chi Chi Gonzalez helps Spokane Indians earn spot in Northwest League championship series
- Big inning dooms Spokane Indians in Game 2 loss to Everett AquaSox in Northwest League division series
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 9:55 p.m.
- Amy Olson takes 2-shot lead after 3rd round of Evian major
- Scott McCarron shoots 63 for share of Warwick Hills lead
- Maria Torres, Carlota Ciganda lead Evian event, top-ranked Sung Hyun Park struggles
- Keegan Bradley holds off Justin Rose in playoff to win BMW Championship
- Tony Finau added to U.S. Ryder Cup team as captain’s pick
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 12:50 p.m.
- Western Illinois shocks No. 15 Montana, Leathernecks upset Grizzlies, 31-27
- Montana softball opens exhibition season with pair of wins over MSU Billings
- Griz grades: Stars, position breakdowns of No. 15 Montana's loss at Western Illinois
- Washington State trips Montana Grizzly soccer team, 3-1
- Montana volleyball team bounces back to down South Dakota, 3-2