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SATURDAY, OCT. 5, 2013


Whitworth, the morning after 

I am still in Janesville, Wisconsin, with the Whitworth basketball team, which lost last night in the third round of the NCAA Division III tournament. Here is my story on the game, which ended in dramatic and controversial fashion. Even the next morning, I couldn't...

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Whits are hungry for Marlin 

I'm in Janesville, Wisconsin, to cover the Whitworth Pirates in the Division III Sweet 16 in nearby Whitewater. Here's a link to my preview of the Pirates' game against Virginia Wesleyan, and a previous story on the role of Whitworth's bench. I arrived at 2...

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MONDAY, MAY 2, 2011

MONDAY, FEB. 28, 2011

Whitworth's Felix Friedt (41) and David Riley (right) take on PLU's Victor Bull (25), Cameron Schilling (32) and Andrew Earnest for rebounding position in the first half on Feb. 24, 2011. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

Pirates get bye, second-round home game

Whitworth University, after claiming its fifth consecutive Northwest Conference men's basketball crown with a 74-50 win over Whitman in Saturday night's NWC title game, has been awarded a first-round bye and a second-round home game -- to be played at 7 p.m. this Saturday --...

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FRIDAY, JAN. 28, 2011

Whitworth stays well rested, unbeaten

Whitworth's unbeaten and No. 2-ranked men's basketball team rolled over Linfield 70-43 at Whitworth Fieldhouse Friday night, using the balanced scoring of David Riley, Mike Taylor and Wade Gebber, and a strong defensive effort K.C. Wiser, the Northwest Conference's leading scorer, to keep its record...

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Whitworth up big at halftime

Senior guard Michael Taylor scored 16 first-half points and Whitworth's suffocating man-to-man defensive pressure held Linfield to 23.1 percent shooting (6-for-26) as the No. 2-ranked Pirates rolled to a 35-16 halftime lead over their Northwest Conference rivals at Whitworth Fieldhouse on Friday night. David Riley...

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