Prep wrestling: CV, U-Hi remain atop GSL

The University and Central Valley wrestling teams stand atop the Greater Spokane League after the first duals of 2016. And if things hold to form, the teams will decide the league championship in their annual spirit grudge match later this ...

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Area Sports Menu for Thursday, January 7

BasketballCollege men: SWAC: Snow at North Idaho, 7:30 p.m. College women: SWAC: Snow at North Idaho, 5:30 p.m. High school boys: Great Northern League: Pullman at Clarkston, 7 p.m. Nonleague: Coeur d’Alene Charter at Kootenai, Lakeside (ID) at Logos, both ...

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4 Corners: Idaho

Coming up: Saturday at Eastern Washington, noon. Outlook: Idaho is the surprise team in the Big Sky so far after posting a road sweep of North Dakota and Northern Colorado to open conference play. Eastern Washington will have to find ...

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BYU says Utah has canceled game next season

SALT LAKE CITY – BYU says Utah has canceled the rivals’ contracted basketball game scheduled for Provo next season. BYU coach Dave Rose said Wednesday that he’s disappointed in the decision and believes the rivalry should continue. There was controversy ...

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Seattle’s Marshawn Lynch welcome presence 

RENTON, Wash. – Just in time for the playoffs, Marshawn Lynch is back to practicing with the Seattle Seahawks. Lynch was a full participant in practice on Wednesday, his first on-field work with the Seahawks since undergoing abdominal surgery in ...

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On the air

Thursday’s TV highlightsBasketball, college men 4 p.m.: Bryant at Wagner ... CBS Sports 4 p.m.: Louisville at North Carolina State ... ESPN 4 p.m.: Cincinnati at SMU ... ESPN2 4 p.m.: Michigan at Purdue ... EPNU 6 p.m.: Old Dominion ...

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4 Corners: WSU

Coming up: Saturday vs. Washington, noon (Pac-12 Wash.) Outlook: The Cougars upended No. 25 UCLA last weekend to avoid a sweep in their first Pac-12 homestand. On Saturday, Washington State will have a chance to emerge from the first two ...

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Colton girls get started on another winning streak

The Colton girls basketball team did what it knows best in response to the program’s first loss in three years. The Wildcats won Tuesday, stopping Grangeville 59-50 after their 79-game winning streak – the longest for any girls team in ...

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4 Corners: Gonzaga

Coming up: Today vs. Portland, 5 p.m., KHQ/Root Outlook: Gonzaga opens a three-game home stand against the Pilots, who dropped two Bay Area road games while the Zags were pulling out two narrow wins. Gonzaga welcomes a one-game week to ...

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John Blanchette

John Blanchette


SportsLinkDay after Pepperdine

Back with my day-after Pepperdine post. The Zags held off the Waves 69-66 to remain a half-game up (tied in the loss column) with Saint Mary’s atop the WCC standings. ...

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