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SUNDAY, SEPT. 8, 2013



SATURDAY, SEPT. 7, 2013



Mistakes haunt Idaho in loss at Wyoming

Idaho forced punts on Wyoming's first four possessions, but a fumble from Chad Chalich near midfield sparked the Cowboys, who routed the Vandals 42-10 at War Memorial Stadium in Laramie. The Vandals gave up seven sacks, struggled on third down and were shut out until…

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UI gets another shot at Smith, Wyoming

The Idaho football team arrived in Laramie, Wyo., yesterday afternoon, so it will have had about 24 hours to acclimate itself to the altitude by today’s 2 p.m. local time kickoff (1 p.m. PDT) at Wyoming. But playing at 7,220 feet at War Memorial Stadium…

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Eastern and Big Sky links

Seven days after the big win in Corvallis, the Eagles are home for Western Oregon. Here is my preview story, plus another from SWX. ... Western Oregon's team is covered in the school web site. ... Eastern's next opponent, Toledo, faces Missouri and former Rockets'…

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Live chat, gameday links from L.A.

COUGARS FROM LOS ANGELES -- The last time Washington State won a football game in this city against Southern California, George W. Bush and Al Gore were arguing over who had won the presidential election. The Cougars have about 13 and a half hours before…

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FRIDAY, SEPT. 6, 2013





Gow attends prospects camp

Spokane Chiefs defenseman Reid Gow received a free-agent invitation to play with the St. Louis Blues this weekend at the Traverse City (Mich.) Prospects Tournament. Gow, 19, is a former Western Hockey League scholastic player of the year who has described himself as the team's…

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Eastern and Big Sky links

A big part of Eastern's win over Oregon State was the Eagles' offensive line, including left guard Steven Forgette. Here's my feature on the senior from Vancouver. ...We also had a live chat yesterday, and here's the transcript. ... Elsewhere, here's a link to the…

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THURSDAY, SEPT. 5, 2013

University linebacker Bryce Williamson, misses a tackle as Mead running back Braden Barranco heads for a gain in the first half, Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013 at Joe Albi Stadium. (Colin Mulvany / The Spokesman-Review)

Mead vs. University (Sept. 5)

S-R photojournalist Colin Mulvany covered Mead's game against University High in the GSL opener at Joe Albi, Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013. Check out this big picture gallery of his photos. The game was suspended at half-time because of lightning and will be replayed on Saturday…

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Next stop L.A. for Cougars 

COUGARS FROM PULLMAN -- After the Friday walk-through, that is. But Washington State's week of real, official practices is over, and the team will board a plane for Los Angeles tomorrow as it prepares to face USC on Saturday. We have a few notes from…

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This is the year 

A GRIP ON SPORTS We have a bit of a sports-related inferiority complex here in the Northwest. Year after year of losing will do that to you. But, in the professional ranks at least, we may be able to kick that this season. Read on.

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Eastern and Big Sky links

Eastern Washington is now the hunted, with Division II Western Oregon coming to Cheney on Saturday. Here's our preview story. An don't forget our live chat today at noon at spokesman.com/blogs/sportslink. ... Here's a link to the Western Oregon web site. ... From Toledo, a…

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