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FRIDAY, FEB. 8, 2013

Petrino on QBs, developing players

National signing day has come and gone, but below we revisit what first-year Idaho coach Paul Petrino had to say about developing players in general and quarterbacks in particular. Read on for his revealing comments, and what they mean for the Vandals.

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Portland ends Kelowna's 23-game home streak

The most anticipated weekend of the Western Hockey League season began Friday night with the Portland Winterhawks defeating Kelowna 5-3 to end the Rockets' 23-game home winning streak. The teams will meet again in Kelowna on Saturday. Kelowna was coming off a 5-0 loss at…

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Loss drops Chiefs into sixth place

The struggling Spokane Chiefs slipped into sixth place among Western Conference teams Friday after their 4-1 loss at Kootenay was followed by Victoria's 5-3 win at Tri-City. Victoria moved into fourth place with 66 points, one ahead of Tri-City and two ahead of Spokane. Tri-City…

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Gonzaga’s Kevin Pangos, top, and Pepperdine’s Lorne Jackson chase a loose ball in the first half. (Colin Mulvany)

Day after Pepperdine 

Well, Gonzaga took it down to the wire last night but everything worked out in the end. No, not Gonzaga's 82-56 rout over Pepperdine that was a bit of a snoozer. The sound system at the MAC went south about 70 minutes before tipoff and…

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