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WWU's Ricardo Maxwell dribbles against CWU

Viking men edge arch-rival Wildcats

Ricardo Maxwell had 20 points for the Vikings, who improved to 14-10 overall and hold the final conference tournament spot in the GNAC at 7-7.

Fans in the Gonzaga student section hold a photo cutout of Kyle Wiltjer before an NCAA college basketball game against Pacific in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015.

Wiltjer has 21, No. 3 Gonzaga beats Loyola Marymount

Kyle Wiltjer scored 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as No. 3 Gonzaga routed Loyola Marymount 80-51 on Thursday night.

Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Jordan Hill celebrates after he made an interception against the St. Louis Rams in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, in Seattle.

Seahawks’ DT Jordan Hill to perform with Harlem Globetrotters

Hill will become the first Seattle Seahawks player to participate in the Globetrotters famous "football skit".

Eastern Washington quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. takes a snap against Washington in the first half of an NCAA football game Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Seattle.

Adams to Oregon puts graduate transfer rule under scrutiny

Montana State coach Rob Ash is disappointed to see Adams transfer from the Big Sky to the Pac-12, and he wants fellow Football Championship Subdivision coaches to push to change the rule that allows the dynamic quarterback to play for Oregon next season.

A representative from the Skittles candy company poses with packages of a special "Seattle Mix" of the treat, which includes only blue and green candies, that were being handed out in a limited number to Seattle Seahawks fans following a rally for the team near the Space Needle Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks play the Denver Broncos in the Super Bowl.

Winning mayor in Super Bowl bet opens spoils from Seattle

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray sent some Seattle favorites including Northwest alder-smoked salmon from Pure Food Fish Market, whole bean coffees from the original Starbucks at Pike Place Market and a giant bag of Skittles.

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Report: Mariners agree to terms with Rickie Weeks

The 32-year-old second baseman hit .274 in 121 games for the Brewers last season.

Denver Nuggets head coach George Karl yells at his team in NBA basketball action against the Seattle SuperSonics in the second half Sunday, April 1, 2007 in Seattle.

Kings reach agreement with former Sonics bench boss George Karl to take over as head coach

Karl coached the Seattle Super Sonics from 1991 to 1998, leading them to the NBA Finals in 1996 where they lost to the Chicago Bulls in six games.

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Prep Basketball Scoreboard

All the scores from the District 1 1A Girls tournament.

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, middle, celebrates sinking a three point shot with teammates during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers in Portland, Ore., Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014. Lillard led the Trail Blazers in scoring with 23 points as they beat the Pacers 88-82.

Blazers hand Lakers 11th straight road loss

Aldridge scores eight points, 12 rebounds

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WWU fights back for win at Saint Martin’s

Vikings score 10th win in last 12 games

Vancouver Canucks' Henrik Sedin (33), of Sweden, talks with Alexander Edler (23), of Sweden, during a timeout in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Phoenix Coyotes Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The Coyotes defeated the Canucks 1-0.

Daniel Sedin leads Canucks past Blackhawks

Vancouver comes back in OT

FILE - In this file photo taken Sept. 17, 2012, the NHL logo is seen on a goal at a Nashville Predators practice rink in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL eliminated 16 more days from the regular-season schedule Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, and if a deal with the players' association isn't reached soon the whole season could be lost. The league wiped out all games through Dec. 30 in its latest round of cancellations. Negotiations between the league and the players' association broke off last week, but NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said Sunday the sides are trying to restart talks this week.

Stars’ Benn apologizes after radio remark about Sedin twins

After a radio host suggested the Sedin twins were roommates on road trips, Benn said, "Who knows what else they do together."

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Men’s Soccer: Seven sign NLIs to play for Vikings

Three others accept offers of admission from WWU

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Latest AP Prep Basketball Polls Released

Seven Whatcom County teams ranked in latest AP Prep Basketball poll

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WWU: Women’s golf finishes 8th, softball gets swept

Golf team ties for best round of the day Tuesday

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Prep Hoops Scoreboard

Tuesday 2/10/2015 High School Scores.

Colombia's Andres Correa during the Under-20 World Cup Group C soccer match between El Salvador and Colombia in Gaziantep, Turkey, Friday, June 28, 2013.

Seattle signs Colombian defender Andres Correa

The Seattle Sounders have added depth to their defense by signing Colombian defender Andres Correa.

Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider, right, throws an arm around Marshawn Lynch at a football minicamp practice Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Hawks GM Schneider: Marshawn Lynch considering retirement

Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider revealed on Tuesday that he doesn't know if running back Marshawn Lynch will return to Seattle for the 2015 season.

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman holds his arm as he walks off the field during the second half of the NFL football NFC Championship game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Seattle. Photo: Associated Press/Ted S. Warren

Seahawks’ Richard Sherman won’t have surgery on elbow

Sherman confirmed the decision in a text message to The Associated Press on Tuesday. Fox Sports first reported Sherman's decision.

Seattle Seahawks' Kevin Smith in action at an NFL football camp practice Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Seattle signs 7 including Kevin Smith out of UW

The Seattle Seahawks also added seven players to the roster. They include Kevin Smith, C.J. Davis, R.J. Archer, Brendan Kelly, Will Pericak, Jared Wheeler, and Luke Ingram.

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