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Oregon State guard Jamie Weisner (15) celebrates with teammates forwards Deven Hunter (32) and forward Ruth Hamblin (44) at the end Monday’s game. (LM Otero / Associated Press)

Wonder when there will be a 'National SportsLink Day'

A GRIP ON SPORTS • You notice how just about every day of the calendar year has been accounted for nowadays? If it isn’t “National Bacon Day” it is “National Lower Your Cholesterol Day.” “National Lemon Chiffon Cake Day” is followed by “National Take a Walk in the Park Day.” Naturally. Well, today is a special day in our area as well.

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Gonzaga's Silas Melson, Domantas Sabonis and Josh Perkins feel the pain after being beaten by  Syracuse in the Sweet 16, March 25, 2016, at the United Center in Chicago. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

GU falls in Sweet 16 

Gonzaga lost its grip on a nine-point lead in the final 6-plus minutes, undone by turnovers and numerous Syracuse offensive rebounds. The Orange moved on with a 63-60 win Friday at the United Center. Here's the S-R coverage: My game story, John Blanchette's column and...

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FRIDAY, MARCH 25, 2016


THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2016



Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins, left, and coach Mark Few watch Kyle Wiltjer shoot during practice on Thursday at the United Center in Chicago. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

Roundup of Gonzaga coverage

We've got enough Gonzaga stories to keep you reading for a while. Here's my game preview and article on Eric McClellan, John Blanchette's column on Mark Few's coaching job this season, Dan Pelle's photos and a Meehan/Blanchette notebook.

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