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TUESDAY, JAN. 20, 2015






MONDAY, JAN. 19, 2015



Chris Matthews recovers onside kick that led to Seahawks taking lead in fourth quarter.

How the heck did they win that game? 

A GRIP ON SPORTS • Well into the evening last night, when someone in our house would bump into someone else, they would utter these words: "How the heck did they win that game?" Except most of the time, to paraphrase a popular holiday movie, we didn't say heck. No one really expected an answer. There wasn't a good one. Read on.

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SUNDAY, JAN. 18, 2015




Day after Loyola Marymount

Morning. Football coming up, but some basketball business to attend to first. Here's my game story from GU's 72-55 win over Loyola Marymount, and another from AP. Should be a good one Thursday with first place on the line against visiting Saint Mary's. Read on…

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SATURDAY, JAN. 17, 2015






Bell, Zags thump LMU 

Gonzaga notched its 11th straight win, as well as its 11th straight over Loyola Marymount, with a 72-55 victory Saturday. Gary Bell Jr. led four players in double figures with 17 points. My unedited game story is below. Day-after post coming in the morning.

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Zags, Lions in matinee matchup

Gameday, and we do mean gameDAY. Not the ESPN version but a rare 1 o'clock tip time for Gonzaga and Loyola Marymount today at Gersten Pavilion. It's LMU's 2015 homecoming and the Lions will wear black uniforms for just the second time in program history.…

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