WSU Unveils Cougar Football Complex

Coug newhdqtrsWashington State athletic director Bill Moos was sure of one thing as he showed off the new $61 million Cougar Football Complex. Moos said Tuesday that Cougar football takes a back seat to nobody in terms of football facilities. The five-story building houses all football operations for the Cougars, including locker room, weight room, cafeteria and coaches' offices.

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Mariners Over Braves 7-5

John Buck had three hits, including a two-run homer in the seventh inning that gave Seattle the lead, and the Mariners rallied to beat the Atlanta Braves 7-5 Tuesday night for their fourth straight win. The Braves led 4-0 in the first inning and 5-2 in the second before falling to the Mariners' comeback. Buck's homer, his first of the season, came off Alex Wood (5-6), Atlanta's third pitcher. The shot to right field drove in Dustin Ackley, who had a two-out single. Seattle pinch-hitter Stefen Romero hit a three-run homer in the fourth that tied the game 5-all. Evan Gattis and B.J. Upton hit homers for the Braves. Dominic Leone (2-0) had four strikeouts in two perfect innings. ATLANTA (AP) – June 4, 2014

Taurasi And Griner Lead Mercury Over Storm

Diana Taurasi had 20 points and seven assists to lead the Phoenix Mercury to an 87-72 win Tuesday night over the Seattle Storm. Brittney Griner added 19 points, eight rebounds and four assists for the Mercury (4-1), who led by 15 in the second half and ran off five straight points early in the fourth to keep the advantage in double figures for the final eight minutes. Crystal Langhorne had 27 points and six rebounds for Seattle (2-6), who have lost three of the last four. Phoenix held Sue Bird to 1-of-10 shooting and two assists in 33 minutes. She had five points. She had made only 5-of-23 from the field in her previous two games. Candice Dupree added 19 points and eight rebounds for the Mercury, who beat Seattle 81-64 in Phoenix's season opener. The Storm swept the Mercury last season. PHOENIX (AP)– June 4, 2014

Mariners Beat Yanks

mariners10yanks2Kyle Seager homered, tripled twice and doubled, leading Felix Hernandez and the Seattle Mariners past the New York Yankees 10-2 Monday night. Hernandez (8-1) won his fifth straight start to match a career high. The Mariners broke open a game of odd bounces with a four-run seventh inning, and Seager hit a three-run homer in the ninth.

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Mississippi Edges Washington 3-2 To Win Regional

Sikes Orvis hit a run-scoring triple in the top of the 10th inning to push Mississippi past Washington for a 3-2 victory in the championship game of the NCAA tournament's Oxford Regional. Ole Miss (44-18) will either travel to Louisiana-Lafayette or host Mississippi State in the Super Regional round this weekend. Washington (41-17-1) threw five pitchers in the game. Alex Nesbitt (0-1) took the loss. Ole Miss scored first when freshman Colby Bortles hit a solo homer in the second.

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