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Chris Petersen declines to elaborate on Ukwuachu situation

Petersen declined to get into further details about conversations he had with Baylor coach Art Briles when Sam Ukwuachu transferred from Boise State to Baylor after he was dismissed from the Broncos' program.

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Seattle moving closer to settling on offensive line starters

Coach Pete Carroll said that the starting five the Seahawks used in last week's preseason loss at Kansas City could be the unit that starts Week 1 of the regular season against St. Louis.

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Seahawks team & players rate high in just released “Madden NFL 16”

The Seahawks and Patriots, last year’s Super Bowl 49 opponents, are rated the highest in the video game with each coming in at 91.

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USC’s Sarkisian publicly apologizes for drunken speech at team rally

Sarkisian attributed his slurred, profane speech to a combination of alcohol and medication.

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Valencia homers in 7-run 5th, A’s rally past Mariners 11-5

Danny Valencia homered and Stephen Vogt doubled twice in Oakland's seven-run fifth inning, and the Athletics climbed out of a big hole against Hisashi Iwakuma for an 11-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Monday night.

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Seahawks bring in another offensive lineman for workout

The Seahawks also announced a roster move Monday. They re-signed wide receiver Deshon Foxx and released cornerback Jeremy Crayton.

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Rockets re-sign former Franklin High School point guard Jason Terry

Last year, he became the third player in NBA history to make 2,000 career 3-pointers. The NBA's Sixth Man of the Year in 1999, Terry has 2,076 career 3-pointers.

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A’s to open series in Seattle tonight with new 3rd base coach

Ron Washington has been promoted to third base coach for the Oakland Athletics on Monday after the club dismissed Mike Gallego.

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Poor air quality causes EWU to cancel practice

The Eagles are midway through fall camp as they prepare for the season opener at Oregon on Sept. 5.

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Andrade wins Boeing Classic for 2nd Champions Tour title

Billy Andrade won the Boeing Classic on Sunday for his second Champions Tour victory and first in an individual event, overcoming trouble early in the final round for a one-stroke victory.

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Cano homers as Mariners beat White Sox

Robinson Cano had a two-run homer and Nelson Cruz doubled in two runs to help the Seattle Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 8-6 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.

Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Fernando Rodney (56) sits in the dugout after his team lost to the Boston Red Soxs in Game 4 of an American League baseball division series, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Boston Red Sox's defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 to move on to the American League Championship Series.

Mariners reliever Fernando Rodney designated for assignment

The M's former closer went 5-5 with a 5.68 ERA in 54 relief appearances this season, including 16-for-22 in save opportunities.

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USC coach Sarkisian apologizes for behavior at team event

The former UW Huskies coach issued a written apology Sunday, saying he used "inappropriate language" Saturday night at the Salute to Troy, a reception held before each season for the football team, alumni and athletic program donors.

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The Mariners’ bullpen implodes again in loss to White Sox

Seattle's bullpen allowed five runs in the ninth and 10th in a 6-3 loss to the Chicago White Sox Saturday night at Safeco Field.

Real Salt Lake head coach Jeff Cassar reacts to a call from the referee in the first half of an MLS soccer match against the New England Revolution on Friday, July 4, 2014, in Sandy, Utah. Real Salt Lake went on to win the match 2-1.

Real Salt Lake holds on to beat Sounders

Real Salt Lake moved within three points of the Sounders for the sixth and final playoff position in the Western Conference.

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Seahawks waive Schwenke, sign Farmer

Schwenke suffered a knee injury in Seattle's 14-13 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs Friday at Arrowhead Stadium. Farmer is listed as wide receiver but according to Gary Klein of the LA Times, the Seahawks plan to use him as a defensive back.

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Billy Andrade leads Champions Tour’s Boeing Classic

The 51-year-old Andrade had eight birdies — three in a row on Nos. 13-15 — and a bogey to reach 10-under 134 at TPC Snoqualmie Ridge.

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LLWS: Portland, Oregon & White Rock, Canada both eliminated

Oregon will play the Dominican Republic on Monday in a consolation game. Canada will play a consolation game Tuesday against the loser of Saturday night's game between Webb City, Missouri, and Cranston, Rhode Island.

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Report: Evan Mathis to visit Seahawks

Mathis is 10-year NFL veteran and spent the past four seasons as a Philadelphia Eagle, garnering All-Pro honors in 2013 and two Pro Bowl's in 2013 and 2014.

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Sale outpitches Mariners’ Hernandez as White Sox win 11-4

Sale (12-7) gave up three runs and four hits while reaching double-digit strikeouts for the 12th time in 24 starts this season, and the 30th time in his career

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Manziel to miss Browns’ final 2 exhibitions with elbow issue

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Browns coach Mike Pettine said the second-year QB will miss not only this Saturday's game at Tampa Bay but Cleveland's preseason finale at Chicago on Sept. 3.

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Messi is “Best Player in Europe” as Barcelona gets favorable draw in Champions League groups

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The Barcelona star beat Luis Suarez, his teammate at the Champions League winner, and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo in a Europe-wide poll of journalists.

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Mariners send struggling closer Fernando Rodney to Cubs

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Seattle Mariners closing pitcher Fernando Rodney throws against the Los Angeles Angels in the ninth inning of an opening day baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Monday, April 6, 2015, in Seattle. Rodney earned the save and the Mariners defeated the Angels 4-1.

The 38-year-old Rodney had been designated for assignment by Seattle last Sunday.

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Washington announces Quevyn Winters has left team

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The 2014-15 season was Winters only season as a Husky, appearing in 27 games with one start. The 6-foot-5 guard averaged 3.4 points and 1.3 rebounds per game.

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Struggling Kyle Seager rested by Mariners

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Seattle Mariners' Kyle Seager, right, is congratulated by teammates after hitting a solo home run off Oakland Athletics pitcher Jon Lester during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. The Mariners won 2-1.

Seager is hitting .254 with 18 home runs and 49 RBIs, but is batting just .196 in August.