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Robinson sends WWCC past Knights

Sophomore JJ Robinson hits three home runs in the doubleheader sweep against Wenatchee Valley.

Plum leads UW into quarters

Husky freshman Kelsey Plum scores 13 of the team’s final 19 points to lead Washington to a 62-55 win over San Diego State.

Youth in mix as WSU spring football camp opens

When the air horn sounds at 3 p.m. today and Washington State football coach Mike Leach gathers his team around him to begin the first of the Cougars’ spring football practices he’ll see a lot of new faces looking back at him.

Positions up for grabs for Cougars

With spring practices approaching, the defensive backfield is a major area of concern for the Cougars.

UW’s postseason continues with SD State

After beating Oregon, 93-85, the Huskies play for a spot in women’s NIT Elite 8 against San Diego State tonight.

South Carolina ends OSU’s run

South Carolina, the top seed in the Stanford region, stifles the Beavers, 78-69, in the NCAA tourney.

UW beats Oregon in WNIT

Washington restricts Oregon’s top-ranked offense to just 36 percent shooting in the 93-85 victory.

Moos gives insight on coach search

WSU’s athletic director says he expects the search for a basketball coach to be over within 10 to 14 days.

OSU on verge of Sweet 16

No. 9 Oregon State squares off with top-seeded South Carolina in the NCAA tournament tonight.

Wildcats way too much for Zags

SAN DIEGO — In the grand Gonzaga vision, Arizona would have gotten such an argument from the Zags in their NCAA tournament round-of-32 game here Sunday night that perhaps they’d feel a little fear about a face-losing defeat as a No. 1 seed.

Whitman ends with win over Bruins

NEWBERG, Ore. — Nationally-ranked George Fox got a complete-game three-hitter from Tom Zaronsinski, but Whitman College was able to escape with a victory in the weekend’s Northwest Conference baseball finale, 2-1, on Sunday.

Wiese leads Beaver women past MTSU

SEATTLE — From the very start, Middle Tennessee was left trying to play catch up with Oregon State.

Gonzaga women bounced by James Madison

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Despite being up most of the night with an upset stomach, Kirby Burkholder had 28 points and 18 rebounds to lead No. 11 seed James Madison to a 72-63 win over No. 6 Gonzaga on Sunday in the first round of the NCAA tournament.

Missionary women stumble at Hen-Athena

CLAREMONT, Calif. — The Whitman women’s tennis team found it tough sledding at the inaugural Hen-Athena Tournament here over the weekend, dropping a 9-0 match to No. 4-ranked Amherst on Saturday and an 8-1 loss at the hands of No. 12 Pomona-Pitzer on Sunday.

Huskies, Ducks women familiar faces in WNIT

SEATTLE — With the NCAA tournament at its Alaska Airlines Arena court, Washington is in Eugene for that other tournament.