Stanford Eases Past Short-Handed Washington, 84-74

Anthony Brown scored 23 points and Stanford took advantage of Washington's depleted inside game for an 84-74 victory Wednesday night. It was Washington's first game since dismissing 7-foot center Robert Upshaw for unspecified violation of team rules. That left little inside resistance for Cardinal 7-foot center Stefan Nastic, who scored 15 of his 17 points in the first half. Chasson Randle added 20 points and Marcus Allen had 12 for Stanford (15-5, 6-2 Pac-12). Nigel Williams-Goss had 17 points to lead Washington (14-6, 3-5). Mike Anderson had 16 points and Quevyn Winters added 13.

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Mckissic Scores 17 Points And Arizona State Wins 73-55

Shaquielle McKissic scored 17 points and Arizona State made eight first-half 3-pointers in a 73-55 Pac-12 win Wednesday night over Oregon State. Gary Payton II had 23 points to lead the Beavers (14-6, 5-3), who had won three straight and came into the game with the Pac-12's top-ranked 3-point defense. Arizona State (11-10, 3-5) used an 18-3 run early to take a 40-23 lead into the break and extended it to as many as 22 points in winning its third game in the last four. Oregon State never got closer than 15 in the second half. Bo Barnes, who hit 3 of 7 from beyond the arc, added 11 points for Arizona State. Four Sun Devils had at least two 3-pointers. TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - January 29, 2015

No. 6 Wildcats Race Away From Ducks Early In 90-56 Rout

Gabe York scored 16 points, Brandon Ashley added 13 and No. 6 Arizona put on an offensive show to dismantle Oregon 90-56 Wednesday night. After routing Oregon earlier this season behind its defense, Arizona (19-2, 7-1 Pac-12) ran away from the Ducks a second time with one of its best offensive performances of the season. The Wildcats had their way with Oregon inside and out, shooting 59 percent while outscoring the Ducks 44-18 in the paint. Arizona led by 15 in the first half and crushed Oregon's hopes with a big run midway through the second to win its 33rd straight home game.

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Seattle Storm Trade

seatte stormThe Seattle Storm have traded Camille Little and Shekinna Stricklen to the Connecticut Sun for the third and 15th picks in the upcoming WNBA draft and Renee Montgomery. The Storm already have the No. 1 pick. Connecticut is trying to regroup from the loss of rookie of the year Chiney Ogwumike, who is sidelined for at least six months after having microfracture surgery

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Full Health: Entire Seattle Roster Participates In Practice

hawks12All-Pros Earl Thomas and Richard Sherman were full participants as the Seattle Seahawks held their first full Super Bowl practice of the week. Seattle's entire 53-man roster took park in Wednesday's practice at Arizona State University. Thomas dislocated a shoulder in the NFC championship game win over Green Bay and sat out two days of practice last week. Thomas was limited in Seattle's last practice before leaving for Arizona.

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