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Bobcats Help Eagles Fall Into A Trap Montana State Thumps Ewu In Big Sky Play

Dribbling into a trap is easier than dribbling out of one, as Eastern Washington probably knows after Friday night’s 74-55 men’s basketball loss to Montana State. “We were just like …


Basketball Movies Bounce Around From Air Balls To Nothing But Net

Although the basketball movie lacks the lengthy genre history of baseball movies, the sport’s growing popularity has led to a sharp rise in the number of films about it. Here’s …


Defense Makes The Difference As Lakeside Finds Way To State

Preps Lakeside girls basketball coach Ron Miller had the Clark Fork Wampus Cats figured out Thursday in the A-4 District I championship game. Miller, who had seen his team split …


Starbird Carries Stanford To 70-57 Win Over Ducks

Kate Starbird, a sophomore academically, has already become the senior partner of the Stanford offense. With Starbird scoring 18 points and reserve Rachel Hemmer adding 13, third-ranked Stanford beat Oregon …


Eagles Edge Closer To Title

The crowd’s objective was to rattle David Schillinger after the West Valley guard tossed up a pair of air balls - one from the free-throw line. The strains of: “Air …


Idaho Girls

INLAND EMPIRE LEAGUE (Final) LeagueOverall W L Pct. W L Pct. Lake City 7 1 .875 21 1 .955 Lewiston 5 3 .625 18 5 .773 Sandpoint 5 3 .625 …


Itt Makes Bid For Garden

ITT Corp. has offered to discontinue handling bets on professional basketball and hockey at its Nevada casinos to win approval from the leagues for its deal to buy Madison Square …


Passing Into History Stockton Uses His Own Magic To Become Nba’s Assist King

Utah guard John Stockton seeks out teammate Karl Malone on Wednesday before passing the ball and putting his NBA record-setting assist in the scorebook. Photo by Associated Press


Umass Wins Game, Loses Two Starters

Top 25 Top-ranked Massachusetts overcame injuries to its two best players, Lou Roe and Marcus Camby, and beat St. Joseph’s 74-62 Wednesday night in Amherst, Mass. Roe, the leading scorer …


Nance Gets Tribute

The Cleveland Cavaliers paid tribute to retired forward Larry Nance retiring his No. 22 jersey at halftime of their game against the Phoenix Suns. Nance, who ended his playing career …


Sonics Rally To Nip Sixers Philadelphia Blows 15-Point Lead Late, Falls 109-104

Seattle guard Kendall Gill finds a lane to drive through against the Philadelphia defense. Photo by Associated Press


Dehydration, Flu Hospitalize Kidd

Jason Kidd, weakened by flu symptons and dehydration, was hospitalized Monday night and likely will miss the Dallas Mavericks’ next two games. Kidd, the second pick in last year’s draft, …


Diehard Stockton Fans Earn Tickets

Three youthful Utah Jazz fans went up on the roof of a home in this Salt Lake suburb Friday, determined to stay until the got tickets to Wednesday’s game with …


Stockton Within 10 Of The Record Pursuit Of Magic’s Mark Overshadows Jazz Streak, Which Reaches 13 Games

With a 13-game winning streak going, the Utah Jazz have a lot more important things to concentrate on than John Stockton’s pursuit of Magic Johnson’s assists record. But that pursuit …


Hack-A-Shaq Ploy Works

It’s the closest thing the NBA has now to tag-team wrestling. One center starts the job, chopping away like a cook at a Japanese steakhouse. His backup arrives with the …


Wake-Up Call For No. 3 Unc: Deacons Take Heels To Buzzer

UNC’s Jeff McInnis (5) reacts to his team’s last-second win over Wake Forest. Photo by Associated Press


Bulldogs Lose Another Lead, Game

Stop us if you’ve heard this one before. The Gonzaga Bulldogs fought back from an early deficit, took a second-half lead and then saw it wilt in the heat of …


Coaches Would Do Well To Spurn Coleman

Before the NBA coaches steal all the fun, here is some unsolicited advice on whom they should vote to be all-star reserves in their conferences. Of course, fan balloting has …


Csi Runs Over Nic In Second Half

The College of Southern Idaho used a 14-0 run with 13 minutes remaining in the second half and went on to defeat North Idaho College Saturday night, 89-81. Ed Gray …


Lake City Earns Trip To State

The top-ranked Lake City Timberwolves battled back from a first-half deficit for a 61-53 girls basketball victory over Lewiston Saturday to take the A-1 Region I title and the state …


Stockton Moves Past Oscar Robertson

Spokane’s John Stockton has moved past Oscar Robertson on the NBA’s career assists list. Next up is Magic Johnson, whose total of 9,923 is just 25 away. Stockton, who needed …


Still No Place Like Pauley For Cal

Jaha Wilson of USC, right, gets to a loose ball ahead of Darren Allaway of Stanford. Photo by Associated Press


Vandals Top Jacks On Road

Finally, Idaho enjoyed one for the road. Nate Gardner scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as the Vandals, who hadn’t won in six road games this season, held off …


Ewu Absorbs Fifth Sky Loss

Big Sky/WCC Jimmy DeGraffenried scored 27 points, including three 3-pointers, to lead Weber State to a 72-59 victory over Eastern Washington on Saturday night at the Dee Events Center in …


Wenatchee Shoots Down Sasquatch

Brent Darnell scored 21 points and Wenatchee Valley Community College took advantage of five missed free throws by the Community Colleges of Spokane over the last 3 minutes Saturday night …


Hey, It’s No Biggie, Sonics Keep Telling Selves

This is hardly the time to panic for the Seattle SuperSonics. Sure, they’re coming off a 120-108 loss to the Utah Jazz. They were outrebounded, 46-26, and looked horrible in …


Drexler-Led Portland Stops Cavs

Whether or not he gets the trade he wants, Clyde Drexler plans on showing up for work and doing his job, just like always. Just like Friday night. Drexler had …


UW Women Regain Foucade For WSU Today

It was bad enough that Katia Foucade had to miss two games. As it turns out, that was nothing compared to the bad time her teammates are giving their starting …


A-B Boys

NORTHEAST A Riverside 67, Medical Lk. 59 The visiting Rams (9-3, 11-4) won their midseason showdown despite an eight-point second period, retaining their narrow NEA lead. Keith Cook scored 22 …


A-B Girls

PANORAMA LEAGUE St. George’s 74, Selkirk 36 Chrissy Peterson scored 35 points for the Dragons (11-1, 12-4), 27 in the first half, as St. George’s won its 90th straight game …