STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Ex-Penn State President Graham Spanier sat courtside at the school's men's basketball game against Nebraska on Saturday, making a rare high-profile appearance as he awaits trial on charges he hushed up child sex abuse allegations against former assistant football
By SHANNON DININNYAssociated Press
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) - Irrigation canals line Washington's Yakima Valley east of the Cascade Range, transforming a desert landscape into one of the most productive agricultural regions in the world - including crops for some of America's biggest vices.
By DAVID ESPOAP Special Correspondent
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) - Celebration doesn't seem to be high on the agenda as House Republicans, their majority renewed by the voters last fall, lay the groundwork for another challenge to President Barack Obama over federal spending.
And no wonder.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Dustin McConnell and Colton McCargar combined for 40 points to lead 4th-ranked Whitworth to an 88-69 win over visiting Willamette in a Northwest Conference men's basketball game on Friday night.
McConnell had 23 points and McCargar had 17 for the Pirates, who
SPOKANE, Wash. – Freshman KC McConnell scored 14 points and grabbed six rebounds to keep the Whitworth women's basketball team undefeated at home with a 69-50 win over the visiting Willamette University Bearcats on Friday evening in Whitworth Fieldhouse.
"I was happy with our focus and
By: Eastern Washington Univ. Athletics
CHENEY, Wash. -- It was a 40-minute grind, but the Eastern Washington University women's basketball team fought through to the end to pick up an important 75-72 win over Big Sky newcomer North Dakota on Thursday (Jan. 17) at Reese Court in Cheney, Wash.
SPOKANE, Wash. – (Jan. 17, 2012 – www.GoZags.com) The Gonzaga University women's basketball team defeated BYU 74-59 Thursday night at the McCarthey Athletic Center in an important West Coast Conference game. The Zags, who came into the game with a loss in league already; dealt the
MOSCOW – The Idaho women's basketball team built a 50-30 second-half lead against Louisiana Tech, but the Lady Techsters roared back in the final 16 minutes and outscored the Vandals 37-8 to steal a 67-58 Western Athletic Conference win Thursday night.
A 12-1 Idaho run near the end of the
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Kelly Olynyk had 21 points and eight rebounds and No. 8 Gonzaga easily defeated Portland 71-49 on Thursday night, the Bulldogs' eighth straight victory.
Olynyk, the 7-foot center who leads the West Coast Conference in scoring, got off to a slow start against the
North Dakota didn't exactly roll out the welcome mat for the Eastern Washington University men's basketball team on Thursday (Jan. 17) in Grand Forks, N.D.
The home team went on runs of 8-0 to start the game and 13-0 to begin the second half as the shorthanded Eagles lost 65-