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SATURDAY, OCT. 27, 2012


Olynyk will miss first three games

Gonzaga junior forward Kelly Olynyk will not be allowed to participate in the Bulldogs' first three regular-season games as a result of a violation of the Student Code of Conduct, the school announced Saturday. Olynyk, who sat out Kraziness in the Kennel last Saturday and...

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Zags entertain Northwest Nazarene

Gonzaga welcomes NCAA Division II Northwest Nazarene to the MAC tonight for an exhibition game. Here's my short advance that ran in today's S-R. A reminder to head to twitter.com/srjimm later for pre-game, in-game and post-game updates. More below.

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EWU and Big Sky links

I'm late posting by blog, because 'connectivity,' as they call it in Verizon-land, isn't too great here in Cedar City. But the weather's great for today's Eastern Washington game against Southern Utah. Here's my preview, and a preview of the game from Dave Cook at...

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WSU faces tough task at Stanford 

A GRIP ON SPORTS For a season that started with such promise, I'm not sure there's much in the way of anticipation today for Washington State's game with Stanford. Well, there is some anticipation. Anticipation it won't be close. Read on.

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FRIDAY, OCT. 26, 2012


EWU and Big Sky Links

I'm leaving shortly for the airport for the trip to Cedar City and will file a game preview from there. Until then, here's my feature on defensive end Paul Ena and our Live Chat from yesterday. ...No news from the Cedar City newspaper, but here's...

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Pac-12 pick 'em, week 9 

As usual, make your straight-up and against-the-spread predictions. All games Saturday. UCLA at Arizona State, ASU by 6.5 Colorado at Oregon, UO by 45.5 USC at Arizona, USC by 6.5 WSU at Stanford, Stanford by 24.5 California at Utah, Utah by 1 Oregon State at...

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THURSDAY, OCT. 25, 2012

Chiefs forward Mitch Holmberg is third in the Western Hockey League with 22 points and second with 11 goals. (FILE)

Chiefs' Holmberg picked for Team WHL

On the heels of a 4-2 loss to the Prince George Cougars on Wednesday night, the Spokane Chiefs and leading scorer Mitch Holmberg got a bit of good news on Thursday when the Western Hockey League announced the roster for Team WHL in the SUBWAY...

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Briann January, a Spokane native and Lewis and Clark graduate, helped Indiana win the WNBA title. (Associated Press)

October a good month for January

Remember Briann January? The dimunitive point guard for Lewis and Clark High School? She played basketball for the Tigers, among other things (like a state title in Track and Field), and went on to a standout collegiate career at Arizona State after she graduated in...

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WSU notes on a Thursday

COUGARS FROM PULLMAN -- It was a typical Thursday practice for the Cougars today, as they spent a large chunk of time working on special teams before breaking into scout sessions and ending with Thursday Night Football. There isn't much news to pass along, but...

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EWU and Big Sky links

The Eagles are concerned, rightly, about stopping Southern Utah quarterback Brad Sorensen, who is the focus of today's Big Sky notebook, which is loaded with information. So is this week's release from Dave Cook at Eastern Washington; it has more informnation about this week's game...

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Lots to read on a Thursday

COUGARS FROM PULLMAN -- Yet another Thursday is upon us, which means the last practice for Washington State before it travels tomorrow to Stanford. There's plenty to read this morning to get you started, so read on.

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 24, 2012



Vandal men picked fifth, six in WAC

The Idaho men’s basketball team was picked fifth by the media and sixth by the league’s coaches in the Western Athletic Conference preseason polls, which were released Wednesday morning. "The preseason polls are what they are,” Idaho coach Don Verlin said. “It’s about where you...

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EWU and Big Sky links

The Eagles began their second week atop the FCS poll by preparing for Saturday's game at Southern Utah. ...There's a lot of respect for SUU quarterback Brad Sorensen, whose Thunderbirds almost upset the Eagles two years ago in Cheney. More on Mr. Sorensen tomorrow, I...

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