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February 4, 2010
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Gonzaga’s Mangisto Arop rips the ball away from Portland’s Ethan Niedermeyer near the end of the first half Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, in the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Mangisto Arop rips the ball away from Portland’s Ethan Niedermeyer near the end of the first half Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, in the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Mangisto Arop slides across the floor as he celebrates making a shot and being fouled Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, in the first half against Portland at the McCarthy Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga fans cheer about as the Bulldogs took a 20 point lead over Portland in the first half on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthy Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Matt Bouldin punishes Portland’s Kramer Knutson on a drive to the basket in the first half Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthy Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Robert Sacre battles Portland’s T. J. Campbell for control of the boards in the first half Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Demetri Goodson hits a 3-pointer over Portland’s T. J. Campbell in the first half Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Demetri Goodson beats Portland’s Luke Sikma to the basket after a steal in the first half Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Mangisto Arop handles the pressure from Portland’s T. J. Campbell in the first half Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Mangisto Arop gets a handful Nemanja Mitrovic’s jersey Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, as the Zags hosted Portland at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Robert Sacre and Portland’s Robin Smeulders swat at a loose ball Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Elias Harris gets in the face of Portland’s Kramer Knutson Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga students make some noise as they watch their team take a 20-point lead against Portland at the end of the first half Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthy Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga coaches Leon Rice and Mark Few lead their team against Portland on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Will Foster puts up a road block against Portland’s Ethan Niedermeyer on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Steven Gray and the GU student section look for a three-point bucket Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Matt Bouldin slaps the ball away from Portland’s Robin Smeulders to start a fast break Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, in the first half at the McCarthey Athletic Center.