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THURSDAY, JAN. 30, 2014

Gonzaga Bulldogs forward Sunny Greinacher (14) takes a shot as Santa Clara Broncos Katie Hawkins (10) and Santa Clara Broncos Vanessa Leo (45) right, defend during the first half of a women's WCC college basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at the McCarthey Athletic Center. (Colin Mulvany / The Spokesman-Review)

Gonzaga vs Santa Clara

S-R photojournalist Colin Mulvany covered Gonzaga's victory over Santa Clara, 89-37, in the women's college basketball game, Thursday, January 30th 2014, at the McCarthey Athletic Center. Check out his big picture gallery.

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Steve Nugent named WSU head soccer coach

From Pullman -- Washington State announced on Thursday that Steve Nugent will take over as the Cougars new head coach, following the departure of Keidane McAlpine in December. Nugent becomes the sixth head coach in the program's history and has spent the last three seasons…

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A look at the Pac-12's top freshmen 

From Pullman -- Arizona's Aaron Gordon entered college with considerably more hype than any other first-year player and as the presumptive favorite for Pac-12 Freshman of the Year. But does he really mean more to his team than UCLA's Zach LaVine or Washington's Nigel Williams-Goss?…

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Day after Santa Clara

Slow-starting this morning, a little like last night's Gonz ... Wait, that's too predicable. Let's just get right to Wednesday's game that Gonzaga won, lost and won again on Sam Dower Jr.'s clutch 3-pointer with 1.9 seconds left. The final count of 54-52 gives an…

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Thursday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- It's Thursday and that means its time for our weekly 4 Corners look at Washington State's upcoming game and notebook of the local college basketball teams. We've even got a blog post examining why one WSU starter doesn't seem to be getting…

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It couldn't get much sweeter for Chiefs

The Spokane Chiefs have had some exciting wins among their 31 victories this Western Hockey League season, but Wednesday's has to rank as the grandest, most thrilling of all. Spokane's odds of winning were astronomical after the Chiefs fell behind 5-2 after two periods. First,…

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