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FRIDAY, APRIL 22, 2016

EWU quarterbacks, left to right, Reilly Hennessey, Andrew Zimmerman and Jordan West throw during the first day of spring practice on Roos Field, Thursday, March 31, 2016. (Colin Mulvany / The Spokesman-Review)

QBs on display for Eagles’ Red-White game

Technically it’s only a scrimmage, but the Eastern Washington quarterbacks are sure to feel game-like pressure in the Red-White Spring Game. Coach Beau Baldwin wouldn’t have it any other way. “We want them to get in a flow,” Baldwin said ...

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Seahawks need to rediscover draft magic

RENTON, Wash. – No one will deny the successes in the NFL draft unearthed by John Schneider during his tenure as Seattle Seahawks general manager. So many potentially risky selections have since become stars largely responsible for Seattle’s run of ...

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Washington State’s Valentine Izundu had his appeal to transfer to San Diego State denied. (Ryan Kang / Associated Press)

WSU committee rejects Valentine Izundu’s appeal to transfer

A three-person faculty committee rejected Washington State center Valentine Izundu’s appeal during a hearing on Wednesday afternoon, barring the player from contacting San Diego State University on the grounds that Izundu and the SDSU coaching staff had contact before the season was over.

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On the air

Friday’s TV highlightsAuto racing 8 a.m.: Sprint Cup practice ... Fox Sports 1 9 a.m.: IndyCar practice ... NBC Sports 9:30 a.m.: Xfinity Series practice ... Fox Sports 1 Noon: Xfinity Series final practice ... Fox Sports 1 1 p.m.: ...

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Cubs’ Jake Arrieta throws 2nd career no-hitter 

CINCINNATI – Jake Arrieta of the Chicago Cubs pitched his second no-hitter in a span of 11 regular-season starts, shutting down the Cincinnati Reds in a 16-0 rout Thursday night. The reigning National League Cy Young winner threw the first ...

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In brief:

Kevin Durant bounced back from the worst shooting game of his playoff career with 34 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder retook control of their first-round series with a 131-102 victory over the Dallas Mavericks in Game 3 on Thursday night, in Dallas.

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