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Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883

SATURDAY, NOV. 18, 2006

A Husky win

APPLE CUPThe University of Washington put together a series of big plays to stop WSU, 35-32 in the 99th Apple Cup on Saturday in Pullman.You can find the game story here.More commentary to come.

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UW at WSU: Halftime

APPLE CUPThere were four touchdowns scored in the second quarter – and only one of them would be considered of the ordinary variety.That would be the first one the Cougars scored, the one that broke the 0-0 tie. It came at the end of a…

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UW at WSU: Pregame V

APPLE CUPOne last pregame note: High schools aren't the only ones to have a Senior Day. The families and special friends of the seniors are gathered at the west 35-yard line, greeting their sons as they come out of the tunnel.There are very few things…

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UW at WSU: Pregame III

APPLE CUPIt's confession time.This is the first Apple Cup I've watched in person.Over the past 20-plus years, I haven't missed a televised Cup, but in person … sorry, I've never made the trip.So far it hasn't been what I expected.The Husky fans walked around campus…

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More than Lake City's big win

PREPSAs we linked to last night, Lake City won the Idaho 5A state football title with a second-half surge that buried Highland of Pocatello.But that wasn't the only game going on Friday night.There were a couple of state semifinal girls soccer matches, but both Spokane…

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Pirates try to move on in Division III playoffs

COLLEGE FOOTBALLWhitworth is about ready to kick off one of the Pirates (10-0) most important games in the 100 years they've been playing football.As Steve Bergum points out in his advance, the Pirates opponent, Occidental College, isn't a pushover. The Tigers are undefeated as well,…

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