Stories tagged: Sports
Mon., March 25, 2019, 6 a.m.
On any given winter morning at Mount Spokane, you’re likely to see a handful of headlamps picking woven up the snowy slopes of Spokane’s namesake mountain.
Mon., March 25, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
Morning skiers knocking out a lap or two on Mount Spokane before work will find it hard to make their 9 a.m. meetings next season.
Sun., March 24, 2019, 10:21 p.m.
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No hard feelings, Gonzaga fans: Katie Baker still roots for the Zags. So does her mom, who continues to own season tickets to see the women at the Kennel. But …
Sun., March 24, 2019, 9:41 p.m.
Monday’s TV, Radio Highlights
Sun., March 24, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
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It’s not about the minutes, it’s what you do with them. Gonzaga reserves Melody Kempton and Louise Forsyth learned that lesson the easy way on Saturday. Now they hope to …
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 9:24 p.m.
To hear the coaches four years later, there were no losers in that epic second-round NCAA Tournament game between Gonzaga and Oregon State.
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 10:46 p.m.
NCAA Tournament: Zion Williamson made a layup over 7-foot-6 Tacko Fall in the closing seconds and RJ Barrett’s putback provided the margin of victory as top-seeded Duke held off UCF …
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 10:46 p.m.
NCAA Tournament: Sabrina Ionescu had 29 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds for her 18th career triple-double and second-seeded Oregon defeated No. 10 Indiana 91-68 on Sunday in the Portland …
Sun., March 24, 2019, 9:02 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Sweet 16 rematch with Florida State will tip at 4:09 PT Thursday at the Honda Center in Anaheim.
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 9:14 p.m.
Now who’s feeling vulnerable? With all they’ve endured in the last two weeks, it should have been the Gonzaga women.
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
On a miserable Sunday afternoon when UW’s defense faltered and the offense fell apart in the second half, the ninth-seeded Huskies’ return to the NCAA Tournament – their first appearance …
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 9:36 p.m.
For almost every college football coach, the 15 spring workouts allowed by the NCAA create the challenge of pouring 10 gallons of work into a 5-gallon bucket. It is no …
Sun., March 24, 2019, 7:46 p.m.
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
Seniors Mikayla Ferenz and Taylor Pierce keyed a third-quarter comeback that saw the Vandals outscore Denver University 36-9 and sprint away from a nine-point halftime deficit to an 88-66 victory …
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 11:28 p.m.
With the first weekend of the tournament now over, fewer than five percent of college basketball’s teams 353 teams are still playing. Kansas and Kansas State, both No. 4 seeds …
Sun., March 24, 2019, 7:26 p.m.
Novak Djokovic pulled a spare ball from his pocket, angrily whacked it against the backstop and then pounded his uncooperative racket into the concrete. He lost his temper, but not …
Sun., March 24, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
Everything went Colton Herta’s way on Sunday, from the victory on the race track to the sparkling wine on the podium instead of apple cider. The 18-year American rookie became …
Sun., March 24, 2019, 7:08 p.m.
The party’s officially over for Rob Gronkowski. The New England Patriots’ fun-loving, touchdown-spiking tight end announced Sunday that he is retiring from the NFL after nine mostly dominant, Super Bowl-filled …
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 6:55 p.m.
Two members of the University of Idaho’s backcourt are exploring options to transfer, following the Vandals’ 5-26 season.
Sun., March 24, 2019, 6:21 p.m.
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Ryan Kingma threw eight scoreless innings and Whitworth pounded out 18 hits in a 12-0 win over George Fox that boosted the Pirates into a first-place tie in the Northwest …
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Troy Johnston hit a two-run single with two outs in the ninth and Alek Jacob completed a sterling eight-inning relief effort by retiring Pepperdine in the bottom of the inning …
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 7:06 p.m.
Take a wild guess which Zag had the honor of putting a Gonzaga sticker on the Sweet 16 line of an oversized NCAA Tournament bracket inside the locker room. “Don’t …
Sun., March 24, 2019, 6 a.m.
Dawn detergent has been my brand of choice for dishwashing since 1989, when The Spokesman-Review flew me to Alaska to report on the environmental havoc caused by the Exxon Valdez …
Sat., March 23, 2019, 11:11 p.m.
Michigan State is back in the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2015 after rolling past Minnesota 70-50 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday night …
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019, 11:06 p.m.
Easton Lucas threw a complete-game, allowing one run on five hits, and Pepperdine defeated Gonzaga 3-1 Saturday in Malibu, California.
Sat., March 23, 2019, 10:46 p.m.
Colin Wilson scored his first goal in more than a month, Philipp Grubauer stopped 29 shots and the playoff-chasing Colorado Avalanche earned their fourth straight win by holding off the …