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WSU seeks 1st winning season since 2003

Washington State hasn’t had a winning season in nine years, the longest streak of futility in team history.

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UW’s Seferian-Jenkins needs surgery

The Washington Husky TE suffered a broken right pinkie

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Portland’s Rose Garden becomes Moda Center

The home of the Portland Trail Blazers has a new name beginning this season

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Volleyball: WWU, CWU ranked in pre-season national poll

The Vikings are coming off a 24-4 season and a GNAC conference championship.

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Huskies’ Sankey on ESPN List

UW running back rushed for 1,439 yards and 16 touchdowns last season

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Two Sounders on US Soccer Roster

Johnson and Evans have been called in for U.S. men’s national soccer team’s friendly in Bosnia-Herzegovina.

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Eastlake of Sammamish off to Little League World Series

Eastlake will open up play in Williamsport, Pennsylvania Thursday against Corpus Christi of Texas.

Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker (10) stands with teammates during the playing of the national anthem before a preseason NFL football game between the Titans and the Washington Redskins on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

Locker bounces back from worst practice of camp

Locker and the Titans visit the Cincinnati Bengals on Saturday.

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Former UW NT Ta’amu on road to redemption

Former University of Washington nose tackle Alameda Ta’amu is on the road to redemption after a disastrous rookie season.


Kevin Durant returns to Seattle in summer league

Durant competes in Jamal Crawford’s Summer Pro-Am.

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