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Theo Lawson
Theo Lawson (509) 939-5928

Theo joined The Spokesman-Review in 2017 as a sports reporter covering Washington State University athletics.

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Sports >  NCAA
Sept. 20, 2020, 3:01 p.m.
Jeff Pollard knew it was unlikely his opportunity to play basketball after college would come in the NBA, but the Washington State forward hoped to pursue a career in professional basketball nonetheless.

Sept. 17, 2020, 4:53 p.m.
When the week began, the concept of a late-starting Pac-12 football season still appeared to be a long shot, even though the conference’s recent partnership with American testing manufacturer Quidel Corp.was considered a major breakthrough.

Sept. 17, 2020, 3:04 p.m.
In what could be one of the last non-football season editions of the WSU mailbag, I break down how the Cougars and other teams would "ramp up" to the potential 2020 fall season, and examine why six WSU players have entered the transfer portal in just over a month's time.  

Sept. 16, 2020, 1:57 p.m.
The only thing standing between the Pac-12 Conference and the resumption of a fall football season had been clearance from public health officials in California and Oregon, whose guidelines have prevented teams from initiating contact practice, let alone holding full-on college football games.