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Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman (25) greets teammate Marshawn Lynch (24) after Lynch scored a touchdown against the Arizona Cardinals during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz.

Lynch & Seahawks rout Rams

Marshawn Lynch ran for 97 yards and touchdown and Seattle clinched the NFC West title and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs with a 27-9 win over St. Louis.

Washington's C.J. Wilcox, right, drives around Boston College's Joe Rahon during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, in New York.

Husky men hold off Hawks

C.J. Wilcox scored 23 points, 18 in the second half, and the Washington Huskies held off stubborn Hartford for a 73-67 victory.

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Canucks shutout Flames

Rookie goalie Eddie Lack made 18 saves to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a 2-0 victory over the Calgary Flames

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Cougars handle Delta Devils

Que Johnson scored 19 points and Royce Woolridge added 16 as Washington State routed Mississippi Valley State 85-48.

Gonzaga’s Kevin Pangos (4) celebrates with Kyle Dranginis (3) during the second half of an NCAA basketball game against New Mexico State, in Spokane, Wash., on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.

No. 24 Bulldogs top Broncos

David Stockton netted 21 points to lead No. 24 Gonzaga to a 74-60 win over Santa Clara.

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Lebron-less Heat edge Blazers

Chris Bosh had a season-high 37 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 0.5 seconds left, and the Heat beat the Portland Trail Blazers 108-107.

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Sankey leads UW past BYU

Bishop Sankey ran for 95 yards and two scores to tie Washington’s career touchdown record and the Huskies went on to beat BYU 31-16 in the Fight Hunger Bowl.

Washington's Nigel Williams-Goss reaches for a pass during basketball practice Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, in Seattle.

Husky men hold off MVSU

Nigel Williams-Goss and Andrew Andrews each scored 18 points and helped spark a decisive second half run as the Washington Huskies pulled away for a 95-80 victory over Mississippi Valley State.

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Six Seahawks selected for 2014 Pro Bowl

Seattle’s QB Russell Wilson, RB Marshawn Lynch, C Max Unger, CB Richard Sherman, FS Earl Thomas and SS Kam Chancellor were selected for the 2014 Pro Bowl.

Seattle Mariners' Raul Ibanez sits on the bench against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013.

Ibanez officially gets his wings

The 41-year-old Ibanez had a tremendous first half last season with the Seattle Mariners.

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Washington gets defensive, holds on to upset No. 17 USC

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Myles Gaskin ran for 134 yards and a fourth-quarter touchdown, and Washington shut down No. 17 Southern California's high-powered offense throughout a 17-12 victory over the Trojans

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McHugh pitches Astros to 5-2 win over Royals to open ALDS


The Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals at their own game Thursday night, relying on sharp pitching from Collin McHugh and stingy defense

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Washington state asks China to consider loaning pandas


Washington state lawmakers are asking Chinese President Xi Jinping to consider loaning some pandas to the Pacific Northwest.

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Truant label more likely to go to poor, minority students

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A new state education report says poor and minority students are more likely to be labeled as truants in Washington.

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Republican senator says he’ll run for Washington auditor

Washington state Auditor Troy Kelley speaks at a news conference, Thursday, April 16, 2015, in Tacoma, Wash. Earlier in the day, Kelley entered a not guilty plea to a federal grand jury indictment on charges of filing false tax returns, attempted obstruction of a civil lawsuit and possession of stolen property.

A state senator says he's running to replace indicted state Auditor Troy Kelley.