By TODD DVORAKAssociated Press
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Buffalo and San Diego State have accepted invitations to play in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl in Boise later this month.
The postseason opportunity is just the second in school history for the Bulls (8-4, 6-2 Mid-American Conference) and the first
by Gonzaga Athletics Media Relations
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Gonzaga University women’s basketball sophomore Shaniqua Nilles was the hero Sunday afternoon for the Gonzaga University women’s basketball team, draining a baseline jumper as time expired to give the 24th ranked Bulldogs a heart-pounding 59-58
by Spokane Chiefs Media RelationsThe Spokane Chiefs lost for the third straight time in as many meetings to the Seattle Thunderbirds this week, as a 3 goal third period lifted Seattle to a 4-2 win over the Chiefs in Kent, WA Saturday night. With the loss, Spokane fell 2 points back of the
by Whitworth University Sports Information
SPOKANE, Wash. – George Valle led a balanced Whitworth attack with 14 points to help the Pirates beat visiting UC Santa Cruz 87-67 in a non-conference men’s basketball game on Saturday night in the Whitworth Fieldhouse.
The Pirates (4-2) posted season
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Sam Dower Jr. scored 22 points, Gerard Coleman added 21 and No. 19 Gonzaga overcame a slow start to hold off New Mexico State 80-68 Saturday night.
Kevin Pangos added 15 points for Gonzaga (8-1), which was plagued by poor shooting in the first half and kept 11 points below its
By JULIE SCOTTAssociated Press
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) - DaVonte Lacy scored 23 points and D.J. Shelton added 10 points and 14 rebounds and hit two key free throws to help Washington State beat al Idaho 67-66 Saturday.
Steven Madison hit two free throws with 30 seconds remaining in the game to put the
By KEITH FREEMANAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Bareback rider Steven Peebles won for the second straight round in the National Finals Rodeo, scoring 85.5 points on Cool Water on Saturday night.
Peebles, from Redmond, Ore., has moved from eighth to fourth in the season standings with $119,060.
by Idaho Athletics Media Relations
MISSOULA, Mont.—The University of Idaho women’s basketball team wrapped up its stay at the 33rd Lady Griz Classic with an 83-60 win over Appalachian State at Dahlberg Arena on Saturday night.
Sophomore Stacey Barr matched her season high with 23 points to lead the
When two teams are separated by less than 10 miles their contests have a habit of ending in something spectacular. That is exactly what happened tonight, Dec. 7, in Moscow when the Washington State University men's basketball team overcame the University of Idaho late to win 67-66 in the 268th
by EWU Athletics Media Relations
It wasn’t easy in 12-degree weather, but Walter Payton Award finalist Vernon Adams and running back Quincy Forte found a way.
Adams had five touchdown passes and 244 yards of total offense, and Forte rushed for 202 yards and a score, as the third-seeded and No. 3
By LARA JAKESAP National Security Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The NSA chief said Wednesday he knows of no better way his agency can help protect the U.S. from foreign threats than with spy programs that collect billions of phone and Internet records from around the world.
Pleading with the Senate
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House is confirming that the U.S. is suspending nonlethal aid to rebels in northern Syria amid reports that Islamic Front fighters have seized assets from mainstream, Western-backed rebels.
White House spokesman Josh Earnest says the U.S. is concerned about reports that
By ANDREW TAYLORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress' budget office estimates that the just-announced budget deal would increase the deficit over the next two years by $41.4 billion.
The analysis also says the deal would save taxpayers $23 billion, when calculated over the coming decade