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NCAA Tournament: Gonzaga vs. Northwestern (March 18)
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NCAA Tournament: Northwestern vs. Vanderbilt (March 16)
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 5:18 P.M.
- John Blanchette: Jordan Mathews’ ride with Gonzaga has been short but sweet
- Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins loves West Virginia, but not the Mountaineers
- Size mismatches highlight Gonzaga-West Virginia key matchups
- Mark Few, Bob Huggins formed friendship over years of coaching
- Zags can’t get enough when it comes to competition
UPDATED: TUESDAY, MARCH 21, 2017, 11:05 P.M.
- Tourney roller coaster: Who’s up, down heading to Sweet 16?
- College basketball evolving into distinctively NBA game
- Villanova loss, ACC flameout reshape NCAA Sweet 16
- Oregon Ducks rally to beat Rhode Island Rams, reach Midwest Regional
- No. 1 seed North Carolina survives to beat Arkansas 72-65
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 5 P.M.
- New Huskies men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins revealed insights in 2015 interview
- New Washington men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins starts to assemble staff
- Washington Huskies tab Syracuse assistant Mike Hopkins as new men’s basketball coach
- Washington Huskies program could be gutted by Lorenzo Romar firing
- Washington fires coach Lorenzo Romar after 15 seasons
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 9:20 P.M.
- Vandals men prepare for Texas State with another 20-win season in reach
- Vandals men breeze to victory in first round of CIT
- It’s not the NCAAs, but CIT still valued reward for Vandals
- Idaho edged by North Dakota in Big Sky semifinals
- Victor Sanders, inside game carry Idaho past Montana in Big Sky men’s quarterfinal
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 5:29 P.M.
- Idaho women on road again for WBI semifinal
- Dave Boling: Kelsey Plum may be toughest athlete in Huskies history
- Pac-12 makes statement in NCAA women’s tournament with five teams in Sweet 16
- NCAA women’s basketball fans learn to pronounce Quinnipiac
- Mississippi State thrives with father-daughter combo of Vic Schaefer, Blair Schaefer
THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 2017, 7 P.M.
- Alan Liere’s fish and game report for March 23
- More rain will keep water levels up
- Rusty patched bumblebee first of species called endangered
- 600,000 chinook fry lost at Kooskia hatchery
- Gear Junkie: Connect with the outdoors with connect-together tents
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 7:17 P.M.
- Mariners get sluggers back from WBC but fall to Athletics
- Mariners’ Shawn O’Malley expected to undergo appendectomy
- Mariners’ Cody Martin refuses to let slim roster chances affect his outlook
- Off the Wall: Mariners’ GM Jerry Dipoto shows off skills during pitcher’s fielding practice
- Mariners have decisions to make before opening day
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 10:01 P.M.
- Spring Training notes: Max Scherzer says finger healed, should pitch in opening week
- World Baseball Classic final features three former Spokane Indians
- U.S. edges Japan 2-1, advances to WBC championship game
- Spring Training notes: Yankees SS Didi Gregorius out 6 weeks; Bonds rejoins Giants
- White Sox, SS Tim Anderson agree to $25M, 6-year contract
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 3:45 P.M.
- Kyrin Priester returns to Washington State football, but playing next season is ‘a tall order’
- Friends remember former Washington State running back Duke Washington as gentleman, scholar
- Gabe Marks gives one final funny interview at WSU Pro Day
- Cougars perform for scouts at WSU Pro Day
- Shalom Luani runs NFL combine’s fastest 60-yard shuttle by a safety
UPDATED: MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017, 10:56 P.M.
- Eastern football staff complete with hire of North Dakota running backs coach Maurice
- Former Eastern Washington center Jase Butorac to coach Eagles offensive line
- Receivers Kendrick Bourne, Cooper Kupp and Gabe Marks impress at NFL combine
- Former EWU quarterback Fred Salanoa is Eagles’ new offensive coordinator
- Former football coach Beau Baldwin receives warm welcome at EWU basketball game
TUESDAY, MARCH 7, 2017, 4:16 P.M.
- Idaho Vandals release 2017 football schedule
- Idaho punter/placekicker Austin Rehkow invited to NFL combine
- Vandals suspend Charles Akanno from football team
- Idaho Vandals fill pressing needs on signing day
- Dropping down may help Vandals with recruiting, says high school coach of UI recruit
SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2017, 7:02 P.M.
UPDATED: MONDAY, MARCH 20, 2017, 11 P.M.
- Spring Rhule: New Baylor coach ready to finally get on field
- Former Michigan player Jourdan Lewis charged with domestic violence
- Activist aims to combat sexual assault by engaging athletes
- Draft Diary: Temple DE/LB Haason Reddick shows skills at Temple’s pro day
- Colorado officially back on the football map
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 7:37 P.M.
- Seahawks’ offensive line gets boost with signing of Oday Aboushi
- Seahawks agree to deals with Luke Willson, DeShawn Shead while wild rumors fill air
- Seattle Seahawks, RB Eddie Lacy agree to one-year contract
- Seahawks’ courtship of linemen, running backs points to deficiency in running game
- Seahawks sign Luke Joeckel to bolster offensive line
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 1:32 P.M.
- Jim Harbaugh has Colin Kepernick’s back after QB slammed by Donald Trump
- Horrible 2013 NFL draft continues to resonate
- Man named in Tom Brady jersey case sought autographs, selfies
- AP source: Linebacker Manti Te’o agrees to deal with Saints
- Panthers QB Cam Newton to have shoulder surgery, will miss OTAs
FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 2017, 8:45 P.M.
- Empire ground Screaming Eagles in IFL action
- Spokane Empire sign DB Toney Hurd, activate WR Samuel Charles
- Spokane Empire fall in double overtime to Wichita Falls
- Rusty Empire edge Green Bay 34-31 in season opener
- John Blanchette: Empire coach Adam Shackleford loves interaction with fans
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 3:22 P.M.
- Former Spokane Indians outfielder Bob Bowman dies
- Ex-Spokane Indians ace Jackie Brown dies after long illness
FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 2017, 2:10 P.M.
- Joey Logano uses fast late lap to claim pole in Phoenix
- Martin Truex Jr. wins at Vegas; Kyle Busch bloodied in brawl
- Bourdais wins IndyCar opener in St Petersburg in major upset
- Joey Logano pulls away from Kyle Larson, wins Las Vegas Xfinity race
- Brad Keselowski on pole for NASCAR Las Vegas stop, Martin Truex Jr. 2nd
SUNDAY, MARCH 19, 2017, 6:42 P.M.
- Clint Dempsey open to whatever role Bruce Arena sees as a fit for him
- Fabian Johnson out of U.S. qualifiers, replaced by Graham Zusi
- Sounders defender Roman Torres suspended a game
- Around MLS: A look at the youth movement; battle of 2-0s
- Clint Dempsey, Tim Howard, Geoff Cameron back on U.S. roster for qualifiers
MONDAY, MARCH 20, 2017, 8:48 P.M.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 8:12 P.M.
- Prep softball: League-by-league glances of area teams
- Ferris football coach accused of exposing himself to players being investigated in Shoshone County
- Ferris High School football coach suspended amid investigation into claims he exposed himself
- GSL baseball: It could be season of excellence
- Prep baseball: League-by-league glances at area teams
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 11:03 P.M.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 10:14 P.M.
- NBA Capsules: DeMar DeRozan drops 42 points and Toronto Raptors edge Bulls
- NBA Capsules: Golden State Warriors ride Klay Thompson to withstand hostile enviornment in Oklahoma City
- Adam Silver tells NBA team owners to take note of rest issue
- NBA Capsules: Damian Lillard scores 49 as Blazers beat Heat
- NBA Capsules: Russell Westbrook misses triple-double but Thunder roll
TUESDAY, MARCH 21, 2017, 11:25 P.M.
- NHL Capsules: Toronto Maple Leafs pull ahead late to beat the Boston Bruins
- NHL Capsules: Blackhawks defeat Avalanche for fifth straight win
- NHL Capsules: Oshie scores hat trick and Washington clinches postseason
- NHL Capsules: Zemgus Girgensons ends shootout, Buffalo tops Anaheim
- NHL Capsules: Viktor Arvidsson scores in OT and Nashville tops Washington
UPDATED: FRIDAY, MARCH 3, 2017, 11:31 P.M.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, MARCH 19, 2017, 10:32 P.M.
- Oklahoma holds off Gonzaga women in NCAAs, 75-62
- Rough first quarter left Gonzaga women playing catch-up against Oklahoma
- Gonzaga women hope to run past Oklahoma in NCAA Tournament
- Jill Barta, Gonzaga women ready for the limelight in NCAA Tournament
- Deep bench has paid off for Gonzaga women
UPDATED: SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 2017, 3:41 P.M.
- Colorado eliminates Washington State at Pac-12 men’s tournament when Cougars can’t hold big lead
- WSU basketball looking for first Pac-12 Tourney win in 8 years
- Washington State’s Josh Hawkinson and Malachi Flynn get All-Pac-12 honors
- No. 3 UCLA holds off upset-minded Cougars
- Jordan McLaughlin, USC steamroll Washington State men in their first game of L.A. trip
UPDATED: TUESDAY, MARCH 21, 2017, 8:47 P.M.
- Hot-shooting Wyoming ends Eastern Washington’s season at men’s College Basketball Invitational
- Eastern Washington hits the road for CBI game at Wyoming
- Big Sky, Reno optimistic about future tournaments
- Eastern Washington, Idaho earn postseason bids
- Eastern Washington falls to Weber State in Big Sky semifinal
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 10:59 P.M.
- Spokane Chiefs forward Hudson Elynuik signs tryout contract
- Spokane Chiefs finish 2016-17 season on high note with 7-2 win over Portland Winterhawks
- Young Chiefs push Tri-City to limit in OT loss
- Kailer Yamamoto hat trick not enough as Spokane Chiefs fall to Tri-City in overtime
- Rookie goaltender Donovan Buskey a bright spot in the Spokane Chiefs 4-2 loss to the Seattle Thunderbirds
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017, 11:25 P.M.
- Grip on Sports: The U.S. wins and the nation becomes a fan of the WBC
- Grip on Sports: The M's still have a few unanswered questions even though the regular season is just a fortnight away
- Grip on Sports: What do we do for the next three days without NCAA games to fill our time?
- Grip on Sports: The modern equivalent of the gathering around the burning stake just may be college basketball officials and the internet
- Lorenzo Romar had to go as Washington men’s basketball coach, despite fond memories