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Walton, Plum Lead Washington Women Over State Rival 83-43

Talia Walton and Kelsey Plum scored 22 points each and Washington raced to an 83-43 win over rival Washington State on Sunday, less than 48 hours after losing by 11 in the rivalry game. The Huskies dominated this one, holding the Cougars to 23.7 percent shooting after letting them shoot 55.6 percent in the second half on an 83-72 loss on Friday night in Seattle. Jazmine Davis added 16 points and Aminah Williams, who played in her school-record 127th game, had 10 for Washington. Mariah Cooks had nine points for Washington State, while Tia Presley and Lia Galdeira, who average 36.8 points between them and combined for 40 in the win, were held to 8 and 7, respectively. PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) – February 23, 2015

Gonzaga Rallies From 17 Down

gonzagabd3Kyle Wiltjer had 16 points and 12 rebounds, and third-ranked Gonzaga rallied from 17 points down to beat Saint Mary's 70-60 on Saturday night. The Bulldogs claimed the West Coast Conference championship outright and rolled up a school-record 21st straight victory.

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Kersey's Death Linked To Clot

KerseyThe state medical examiner says former Portland Trail Blazers player Jerome Kersey died from a blood clot that traveled from his left calf to his left lung. The announcement Thursday comes a day after Kersey died at 52. He had minor knee surgery Friday, but it could not be immediately determined if surgery caused the clot.

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E. WA defeat S.Utah 78-75

basketball genericVenky Jois scored 22 points and Eastern Washington reached 20 wins for only the second time as a Division I school with a 78-75 win over Southern Utah on Thursday night. The Eagles (20-6, 11-2 Big Sky) were leading 72-70 when Drew Brandon went to the foul line with 36 seconds left.

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Mariners Prospect Involved In Boating Accident

mariners logo5Seattle Mariners pitching prospect Victor Sanchez was hospitalized in Venezuela following a boating accident. The Mariners could not comment Wednesday on Sanchez's condition, citing federal health reporting laws, but said the team was monitoring the situation.

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