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TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2007

WSU coach Doba sums up spring practice

COUGARSAs promised, here are a few sound bites from Bill Doba's press conference today. There are a couple of ups and downs in the quality, but, if you want to know what Doba said in answer to specific questions, you can hear them here.• On…

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Altidor-Cespedes, Burgess leaving GU

BULLDOGS • UPDATED 1:25 P.M.Steve Bergum has confirmed a report on FoxSports.com that Pierre Marie Altidor-Cespedes and David Burgess are leaving Gonzaga.However, Fox's Jeff Goodman, had it wrong when he reported Altidor-Cespedes would be able to play next year if he graduates this spring. Goodman…

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Motivation is an art

PREPSThere were a few events Monday in the preps, a rarity partially brought about by rain over the weekend. Here is our roundup.But Tuesday always has a few fun reads, thanks in large part to Craig Smith's column in the Times. This week Sideline Smitty…

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Idaho signs recruit; more on the way

VANDALSThere have been quite a few defections from the University of Idaho men's basketball team recently, from an assistant coach to a trio of players.Head coach George Pfeifer is beginning to restock the roster, though, as this Jim Meehan story relates.The Vandals have signed a…

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Everett bows out of playoffs

WHL PLAYOFFSThere are no more U.S. Division teams alive in the WHL playoffs.Division champion, and WHL regular-season points leader, Everett made an ignominious exit from the postseason Monday night, losing 8-2 at Prince George, dropping the series in six games.The Tips led game five at…

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