Matthew Dellavedova scored 22 points to lead Saint Mary’s to a 78-74 victory against No. 24 Gonzaga on Monday night to claim its second West Coast Conference tournament title and automatic NCAA bid in three years.
There is a large population of Marshall Islands natives in the Spokane region. Marshallese gather to celebrate one-year-old Malachi Bertmen’s Birthday on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at the Southside Senior Center. Hundrends gathered for the significant family event called a kemem.
Cliff Colimon scored 28 points to lead Eastern Washington to a 77-64 victory over visiting Idaho State on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012, night in a game where home-court advantage for a rematch in the Big Sky tournament was at stake.
The Bulldogs hit several key 3-pointers in the first half and get to the free-throw line. That was more than enough to carry Gonzaga to a 74-63 West Coast Conference men’s basketball victory over cold-shooting BYU in front of 6,000 Thursday at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
On Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012, second-graders at Freeman Elementary celebrated Presidents Day by putting on a presidential “wax museum” for their classmates. Each student studied one of the U.S. presidents, then dressed the part and took a seat in the multi-purpose room. When a visitor touched a sticker on each actor’s hand, the child would stand up and give a talk about their chosen president.
Queen Underwood defeats her opponent N’yteeyah Sherman to advance in the Lightweight bracket at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Women’s Boxing at Northern Quest Resort Pavilion on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012.
“If you’re open, you have to shoot it,” said Parker Kelly, who hit two 3-pointers – the last with 14 seconds left – to drive Eastern Washington forward to a crucial 79-76 Big Sky Conference win over Northern Colorado on Wednesday night, Feb. 15, 2012, at Reese Court.
Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum stopped in Coeur d’Alene Tuesday for a rally at the Hagadone Events Center meeting room. Later in the day, he planned to appear in Boise for another rally.