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United States' Jordan Morris, right, reacts after being tackled by Republic of Ireland's David Meyler during the international friendly soccer match at the Aviva stadium in Dublin, Ireland, Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014.

Stanford’s Morris stays in school, passes on Sounders deal

Stanford forward Jordan Morris has turned down a chance to sign with the Seattle Sounders to stay in school for his junior year.

Washington linebacker Shaq Thompson (7) during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Arizona, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz.

Washington’s Shaq Thompson jumping to the pros

Washington linebacker Shaq Thompson is forgoing his senior season and will declare for the NFL draft.

Seattle Storm coach Brian Agler directs his team

Agler to leave the Storm, coach Sparks

Brian Agler will leave the Storm to be the new coach of the Los Angeles Sparks.

Stanford head coach Johnny Dawkins yells to his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against DePaul on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Rosemont, Ill.

Stanford edges Washington in OT

Stanford spoiled No. 21 Washington's Bay Area trip with a 68-60 victory Sunday night.

A Washington football helmet rests on a the stage at the introduction of Chris Petersen as the new head football coach for the University of Washington, Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, in Seattle.

Marysville-Pilchuck star commits to Washington

Marysville-Pilchuck's Austin Joyner has verbally committed to play football for the University of Washington.

Washington State guard DaVonte Lacy (25) reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Washington on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, in Pullman, Wash. Washington State won 72-67.

Washington State beats Cal

Washington State beat California 69-66 on Sunday for its first Pac-12 road win in nearly two years.

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Alaska Anchorage edges WWU men

The Viking men lose a heart breaker to Alaska Anchorage.

Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer

Millsap with 27 and Hawks down Blazers 115-107

The loss snapped a four-game winning streak for the Trail Blazers

Gonzaga coach Mark Few

No. 7 Gonzaga beats Portland

Kevin Pangos and Prezemek Karnowski scored 21 points each to lead No. 7 Gonzaga to an 87-75 victory over Portland on Saturday night.

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WWU women blast Montana State University Billings

Western Washington University earns a 100-51 victory over Montana State University Billings.

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Eastern Washington turns back Idaho State

Tyler Harvey hit three 3-pointers, including the 200th of his career, and scored 16 points to lead Eastern Washington to a 65-57 win over Idaho State on Saturday.

Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph (10)

Oklahoma St. tops Washington 30-22 in Cactus Bowl

Mason Rudolph threw for 299 yards and two touchdowns

Cal head coach Cuonzo Martin

Mathews leads Cal past No. 21 Washington 81-75

Jordan Mathews scored 31 points and knocked down three of his career-high five 3-pointers in the second half.

Seattle Seahawks Richard Sherman (25) comes up with the football as Seahawks' Earl Thomas (29) celebrates after Sherman intercepted an Arizona Cardinals pass in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, in Seattle.

Three Seahawks named to AP NFL All-Pro Team

Sherman, Thomas and Wagner named all-pros

United States goalkeeper Hope Solo (1) signs autographs following the team's international friendly soccer match against Mexico on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Sandy, Utah. The United States won 8-0.

Seattle’s Hope Solo on US women’s soccer team camp roster

The team, preparing for the Women's World Cup later this year in Canada, is training in Carson, California, before heading overseas to play matches in France and England in February.

Stanford guard Chasson Randle, left, is greeted by teammate Stefan Nastic, right, after scoring in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Utah Saturday, March 8, 2014, in Stanford, Calif. Stanford won the game 61-60.

Stanford beats Washington State 71-56

Washington State has not won a road conference game in nearly two years and has lost five straight to the Cardinal.

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Conference losses for WWU women and men Thursday night

Women fall to SPU, men come up short to Alaska Fairbanks

Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick (32) blocks a shot against the New York Rangers in the second period during Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final, Monday, June 9, 2014, in New York.

Kings skate past Canucks

Justin Williams and Jarret Stoll scored 53 seconds apart late in the third period to rally the Los Angeles Kings past the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on Thursday night.

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Harvey rallies E Washington past Weber St 84-78

Tyler Harvey hit 7 3-pointers to score a career-high 39 points in leading the Eagles to their 10th win of the year.

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WWU men fall short against WOU

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Western Washington University fell to conference-leading Western Oregon University, 90-87, on Saturday, Jan. 24.

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Aldridge returns and Blazers beat Wizards 103-96

Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts

LaMarcus Aldridge returned to the Trail Blazers two days after saying he was going to have thumb surgery and had 26 points and nine rebounds.