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FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2015


Complacency isn't one of the Hawks' problems 

A GRIP ON SPORTS • One of the big selling points of youth sports revolves around learning "life lessons." Well, such things are not limited to the young. Seahawks' general manager John Schneider pointed out a "life lesson" yesterday everyone in business should listen to. Read on.

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Mark Few has a hug for the player of the game, Gary Bell Jr. (Colin Mulvany)

Zag roundup

Gonzaga accomplished several things in Las Vegas. Another WCC title, revenge for losing to BYU in the regular-season finale and perhaps most importantly, the Zags seemed to find their November-January stride. "We got back to playing the way we’ve played the majority of the season,”...

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Gonzaga forward Domantas Sabonis (11) takes a shot over the back of BYU forward Luke Worthington (41)in the first half of a WCC men's tournament championship basketball game, Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (The Spokesman-Review)

Zags defeat BYU, earn third straight title

Gonzaga seemed to improve with each WCC tournament game, starting with a quarterfinal victory over San Francisco, the strong second half against Pepperdine and a 40-minute effort against a tough BYU squad in Tuesday's title game. My unedited game story is below. Colin Mulvany's photos...

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