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SATURDAY, FEB. 21, 2015

FRIDAY, FEB. 20, 2015


Day after Pacific, Wiltjer's 45

Temporarily renamed the day-after post to acknowledge Kyle Wiltjer's point-fest last night. Here’s my game story, AP’s and the Stockton Record’s. More below on GU (but mostly Wiltjer) below in my day-after post.

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Ex-Chief Mick Vukota’s forceful style helped transform the hockey culture of Spokane. (Associated Press)

Thank goodness for Friday's sports stories

A GRIP ON SPORTS • You love Fridays? You're not alone. It might be everyone's favorite day of the week. We like it as well, but for a different reason – at least this time of year. There are a bunch of college basketball games to read about. And other things. Read on.

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THURSDAY, FEB. 19, 2015





Bell looks back at GU career

Gary Bell Jr.'s career is winding down and the senior from Kent, Wash., reflected on his four years earlier this week. Here's my feature on Bell that ran in today's S-R. And here's a glance at GU's games this week.

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 18, 2015





GU’s Angel Nunez, left, picked up an extra year of eligibility after winning appeal. (Colin Mulvany)

Zags in No. 1 debate

Every morning I wade through my email and there is usually a handful of Gonzaga-related articles. That number tends to grow in February and March, when the Zags find there way into national discussions debating whether they're for real or not, whether they're built for...

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TUESDAY, FEB. 17, 2015




MONDAY, FEB. 16, 2015

Looking back at Arizona

It's rivalry week at Washington State and the Cougars will try to sweep the regular-season series with the Huskies for the first time since the 2010-11 season. But first we have to put yesterday's game to bed.

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