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Viking men fall to Hawai’i Pacific

Hawai'i Pacific closed out the game scoring the final 6 points to secure the 82-76 victory for its third consecutive win and improve to 3-2 on the season.

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse (15) celebrates after scoring on a 63-yard touchdown reception next to wide receiver Doug Baldwin (89) during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Carolina Panthers in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015.

Strong aerial attack lifts Seattle past Pittsburgh

Jermaine Kearse caught two touchdowns, while Doug Baldwin caught three, including an 80-yard catch-and-run score with 2:01 left after Pittsburgh had trimmed Seattle's lead to 32-30.


Jimmy Graham suffers patellar tendon injury in win over Pittsburgh

Graham was hurt with 13:36 left in the fourth quarter after trying to grab a deep pass in the end zone from Russell Wilson.

Lynden Lion Bryce Sterk (72) makes a tackle against Sedro Woolley in the 2A State Championship game. Dec. 6, 2014 
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Former Lynden star Bryce Sterk wins Husky football award

Sterk was given the "Ultimate Dirt Dawg" award for his work in the weight room.


Blazers hand Lakers 5th straight loss with 108-96 win

It was Portland's seventh straight victory over the Lakers.


WSU beats Texas Southern 77-65 behind Hawkinson

Washington State led 47-26 at the half after shooting 60.6 percent from the field and holding Texas Southern to 32.3 percent.

Washington head coach Lorenzo Romar, right, talks with Andrew Andrews in the second half of an NCAA men's basketball game against Mississippi Valley State Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, in Seattle.

2nd half spurt lifts Washington past Charlotte

Andrew Andrews had 30 points and 13 rebounds and Washington rallied in the second half to slip past Charlotte Friday in the seventh-place game at the Battle 4 Atlantis.

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Gandy lifts women’s woops to win over Hawai’i Pacific

Junior forward Kiana Gandy hit the game-winning basket with less than three seconds left in the game to lift Western to a victory over Hawai'i Pacific in the O’ahu Women’s Basketball Thanksgiving Classic.

Dallas Stars head coach Lindy Ruff looks on from the bench during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Dallas.

Seguin scores in shootout and Stars beat Canucks

Tyler Seguin scored on the first shot of the shootout, Antti Niemi stopped all three Vancouver attempts after making 34 saves and the Dallas Stars beat the Vancouver Canucks

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Men’s Hoops Rolls to Win Over Grace Bible

Senior guard Kyle Impero scored 20 of his game-high 28 points in the second half to lead the Western to a victory over Grace Bible Friday in a non-conference college basketball game in Hawaii.

Seattle Mariners' J.A. Happ

Blue Jays bring back former M’s lefty Happ for $36M, 3 years

The 33-year-old Happ was 11-8 with a 3.61 ERA in 31 starts for Seattle and Pittsburgh last season, setting career highs with 172 innings and 151 strikeouts.

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The Huskies rout the Cougars to take the 2015 Apple Cup

The Washington Huskies defense forced seven turnover in route to a win in the 2015 Apple Cup over the cross-state rival Washington State.

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Lummi moves on to the 1B State Championship game

The Lummi Blackhawks scored two touchdowns in the 1st quarter and held on late for a win over rival Neah Bay in the 1B State semifinals.

Gonzaga's Kyle Wiltjer (33) shoots a free throw during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Sacramento State in Spokane, Wash., Friday, Nov. 14, 2014.

No. 10 Gonzaga holds off No. 18 UConn in Bahamas

Kyle Wiltjer scored 17 points, Eric McClellan added 15 and Gonzaga held off No. 18 Connecticut Friday in the third-place game at the Battle 4 Atlantis.

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WWU men open play in Hawaii vs. Grace Bible today

The 4-and-2 Vikings are looking to build off a 92-53 thrashing of Flagler last week.

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Vikings beat Chaminade in Hawaii

Junior forward Kiana Gandy scored a team-high 16 points to lead Western Washington University to a 61-53 victory over Chaminade Thursday evening in the O'ahu Women's Basketball Thanksgiving Classic.

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Huskies can’t handle Longhorns in Bahamas

Eric Davis Jr. had 15 points, Cameron Ridley added 13 points and 11 rebounds and Texas fended off a barrage of rallies to beat Washington Thursday in the consolation round of the Battle 4 Atlantis.

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House scores 19, No. 25 Texas A&M beats No. 10 Gonzaga

Danuel House scored 19 points, and No. 25 Texas A&M edged No. 10 Gonzaga on Thursday to advance to the championship game of the Battle 4 Atlantis.

Washington Huskies head coach Chris Petersen in action against Eastern Washington in an NCAA football game Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Seattle. Washington won 59-52.

Washington’s Chris Petersen signs 2-year contract extension

Washington coach Chris Petersen has signed a two-year contract extension keeping him tied to the Huskies through the 2020 season.

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Washington seeks bowl eligibility against streaking WSU in 108th Apple Cup

WSU can plant itself into one of the top-tier Pac-12 bowl games with a victory UW needs a win to reach six victories and become bowl eligible. Hear all the action Friday on KPUG, beginning at 10:30 a.m.!

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