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SATURDAY, OCT. 17, 2009

Feisty Chiefs beat Ice

The Spokane Chiefs haven’t tried doing things the easy way very often this year. This time, however, it didn’t cost them. Spokane gave up the game’s first goal for the seventh time in nine games Saturday night, but the Chiefs responded with three consecutive goals...

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Vandals bowl eligible after win 

I must say I never thought I would write that headline. But yep, the Vandals are 6-1 after a 35-23 win over Hawaii at the Kibbie Dome. A pretty quiet, smallish crowd of 12,763 was on hand as Idaho ensured at least a .500 record,...

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Third-ranked Griz hold off Eags

Third-ranked and unbeaten Montana scored a pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns Saturday to beat Eastern Washington University 41-34 at Washington-Grizzly Stadium in Missoula.Click here for my game story, and be sure to check back tomorrow for addition comments and links to other stories about the game.

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Idaho leads UH 14-10 at half

The biggest shock after one half: Neither Idaho nor Hawaii scored in the second quarter. The Vandals lead 14-10, thanks to touchdowns on their first two drives. DeMaundray Woolridge had a 28-yard TD scamper, followed by Nathan Enderle's nice 60-yard bomb to Maurice Shaw. The...

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WSU says hello to hoop during bye week 

COUGARS The timing for the football bye week is perfect. Midway through a 12-game season, WSU has a chance to rest, relax and recuperate from a first half of the season that stressed the training staff as much as anyone. Plus it made my life...

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Magic number awaits Vandals?

The first time this year I heard Robb Akey mention the B-word, it was a few days before spring practice. For a coach with a 3-21 record after two years at Idaho, talking about a bowl berth seemed a tad silly. Now, of course, a...

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