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Monday, February 18, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Whitworth men notch fourth consecutive victory

Kenny Love scored a season-high 20 points, including a pair of 3-pointers during a 12-2 first-half run, as the Whitworth Pirates extended their winning streak to four with a 67-52 nonconference men’s basketball win Thursday over host Trinity University at San Antonio.

The Pirates (5-2) shot 11 of 19 (58 percent) on 3-pointers, led by Christian Jurlina’s 4-for-5 night. Love hit 9 of 10 free throws to guide an 18-for-23 Pirates effort.

The Tigers (0-8) led 11-10 before Whitworth’s key 12-2 run. Whitworth also had a 15-4 run early in the second half for a 49-30 lead.

Clark 82, CC Spokane 68: Antony Clark led five players in double figures with 17 points as the Penguins (5-2) defeated the Sasquatch (8-4) during the opening day of the Clackamas CC tournament at Oregon City, Oregon.

Jacob DeVries led CCS with 16 points, hitting 4 of 9 on 3-pointers as the team finished 11 of 32 from long range. Jake Love added 14 points, eight rebounds and five assists.

CCS will play Chemeketa (6-6) at 1 p.m. today at the tourney.

North Idaho 81, Colorado Northwestern 66: Jamaal Robateau scored 24 points, hitting 7 of 14 from the floor and 7 of 7 from the line, to guide the Cardinals (12-2, 1-1) past the Spartans (6-12, 0-3) in Scenic West Athletic Conference play in Rangely, Colorado.

Lucas Antunez added eight assists and D’Adrian Allen eight rebounds for NIC.

Women’s basketball

Washington 69, San Diego State 48: Kelsey Plum scored 30 points, hitting 12 of 21 field goals including 4 of 8 3-pointers, to guide the Huskies (9-1) past the host Aztecs (3-6) in nonconference play.

Jazmine Davis added 16 points and nine assists for the Huskies, who have won nine consecutive games.

CC Spokane 80, CCS alumni 56: Jaida Burgess scored 22 points, hitting 9 of 12 from the floor including four 3-pointers, and Gese Gruber added 17 points and nine rebounds as the Sasquatch (7-3) defeated their alumni to open their crossover tournament at Spokane Falls CC.

CCS will meet South Puget Sound (2-1) at 7 tonight in a semifinal. The alumni will play Shoreline (0-6) at 3 p.m.

North Idaho 80, Colorado Northwestern 64: Panisesi Taimani scored 26 points to lead the Cardinals (8-3, 1-1) past the Spartans (6-10, 0-3) in SWAC play at Rangely, Colorado.

Cardinals Monica Landdeck and Sabrina Earle (Medical Lake) combined for 26 points. Landdeck hit five 3-pointers.


Washington State redshirt senior wide receiver Vince Mayle was selected to the All-American third team by Phil Steele Magazine after finishing the season with 106 receptions for 1,483 yards, both single-season Cougars records.

The magazine also named Mayle to the All-Pac-12 first team. WSU senior wideout Isiah Myers, redshirt junior left tackle Joe Dahl (University High) and sophomore cornerback Daquawn Brown were selected to the third team.

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