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Northwestern Wins Again

Relentless on defense and patient on offense, No. 14 Northwestern continued its surprising push for the postseason Saturday night. Darnell Autry carried 28 times for 169 yards and three touchdowns, …

Scoring Summary

WSU player of the game. Shad Hinchen Junior corner had five solo tackles, two assists and broke up four passes. Did excellent job covering All-American Keyshawn Johnson.

Cougars’ Coverage Uncovered

USC receiver Larry Parker (80) has ball stripped by WSU’s Derek Henderson, but Mike Bastianelli (left) recovered for USC touchdown. Photo by Associated Press

Graziani, Oregon Whip Bears 52-30

WSU’s next opponent This time, Oregon made sure California’s comeback wasn’t successful. Tony Graziani threw three touchdown passes to Josh Wilcox, and No. 15 Oregon answered Cal’s late rally with …

Fien Throws 1st Td Pass; Ucla Wins

Pac-10 Tommy Bennett returned a fumble for a touchdown and Ryan Fien came off the bench to throw the first scoring pass of his college career Saturday as UCLA held …

Msu Clips Idaho State On Late Td

Montana State quarterback Jeff Tuss hit Eric Hopkins with a 35-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter to lead the Bobcats to an 18-14 win Saturday over Idaho State in …

Double Denial In Dallas

Texas’ Mike Adams (83) tries to break away from Oklahoma’s Anthony Fogle as the two teams play a 24-24 tie. Photo by Associated Press

Vandals Discuss Problems, Rationally

Eastern Washington’s Dion Alexander makes a diving stab while trying to wrap up Idaho’s Lavoni Kidd on Saturday. Photo by Craig Buck/The Spokesman-Review

Scouting Report

PLAYER MATCHUPS Passing PC-PA Yds. TD Int. Rick Mirer, Seattle 84-153 1,073 4 6 Jim Kelly, Buff. 71-140 881 5 5


Darrin Smith, who missed the Dallas Cowboys’ first six games, finally agreed to a contract that will pay him for the final 10 games of the season. Terms of the …

Idaho Blitzes Ewu For 37-10 Sky Win

EWU’s David Lewis tries to break free from Idaho’s Jason Shelt. Photo by Craig Buck/The Spokesman-Review

Ev, Wv Fit To Be Tied At 24 Points

West Valley’s Joe Bonner (64) can only get a piece of East Valley’s Matt Eastman as the two schools played to a tie Friday. Photo by Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review

Ncaa To Review Tribal Gifts

In what could be a precedent-setting case, the NCAA eligibility committee is considering whether USC defensive end Israel Ifeanyi broke rules by accepting money from members of his Nigerian tribe. …

Veteran Backup Qbs Invaluable

Mark Rypien has gone from Super Bowl MVP to reliable backup quarterback. File/ Associated Press

Trio Of Trejo Runs Boosts Touchet

SOUTHEAST B-8 Touchet 56, SJE 28 Top-ranked Touchet (2-0, 6-0) got an early wake-up call from the Eagles (0-2, 2-4), who led 14-13 in the second quarter before the Indians …

Gsl At A Glance

Shadle Park 34, Rogers 7 Key plays With time running out in the first half, Rogers, trailing 20-0, had the ball on the Shadle Park 14. But Shawn Kingsbury sacked …

Post Falls Takes To Air, Ties Sandpoint For Iel Lead

Idaho Travis O’Briant threw three touchdown passes to just-returned Brett Hollenbeck Friday as Post Falls (2-0, 6-1) beat visiting Lake City 33-14 to tie Sandpoint for the Inland Empire League …

Humphries Remains Troubled By Sore Shoulder

Stan Humphries was unable to throw at practice Thursday because of his bruised right shoulder, and the team likely will decide today if the San Diego quarterback can play this …

What Qb Controversy? Instead Of Deciding On First-String Quarterback, Usc Coach Has Settled On Both

1. Brad Otton can handle strange situation if team wins. Photo by Associated Press 2. Wachholtz

Jones Goes To War Over Deion Deal Cowboys Owner: League Has No Business Questioning Contract

Jerry Jones plans to fight the NFL’s questioning of cornerback Deion Sanders’ $35 million contract, the Dallas Cowboys owner said today, adding that he considers the league’s position an attack …

Busch League Days Near End, Surprising Rams Go To 5-1

Atlanta quarterback Jeff George can’t escape the pursuit of St. Louis linebacker Roman Phifer. Photo by Associated Press

Gsl At A Glance

U-Hi 30, NC 0 Key play Casey Cornelius hit Kurt Moore on a deep post pattern on the first play of the Titans’ second possession and the 50-yard score made …

Florida Looks To Get Past Auburn

The last two years, Auburn has upset a 5-0 Florida team ranked in the Top 5. The Tigers have a chance to do it again Saturday. No. 3 Florida will …

Cowboys Must Renegotiate Sanders’ $35 Million Contract


A Mark Of Excellence Former UW Standout Mark Brunell Is Turning Jaguars Into Winners

Brunell has responded well to role as starter. Photo by Associated Press

Sports People

A sore elbow probably will sideline Hakeen Olajuwon from the McDonald’s Championship in London next week. The Houston Rockets center underwent surgery to remove a tiny fluid sack that was …

Midnight Sadness


Raiders Befuddled Seahawks With Their No-Huddle Offense

Most football teams prosper when they come together and communicate. The Oakland Raiders are better when they don’t. Against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, the Raiders sputtered early, but really …

Vanover Td Gives Chiefs Overtime Win

K.C. running back Marcus Allen tried to elude linebacker Dennis Gibson. Photo by Associated Press

Kosar Set To Start For Dolphins

Miami Dolphins quarterback Dan Marino underwent knee surgery Monday and will miss at least one game. Photo by Associated Press