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WVC women’s hoops team blows out host Blue Mountain

PENDLETON, Ore. — The Wenatchee Valley College women’s basketball team got off to a strong start on the road Saturday, building a 16-8 lead over Blue Mountain Community College after the opening quarter and extending the lead with a strong defensive performance, bringing the score to 30-14 at the half. The Knights were slowed in the third quarter but outscored the Timberwolves 22-14 in the final frame to secure a 65-44 victory.

WVC basketball teams fall in Spokane

SPOKANE — The Wenatchee Valley College men’s and women’s basketball teams went to Spokane on Wednesday and came away empty handed. Against the Northwest Athletic Conference East Region leading Spokane Sasquatch, the WVC women struggled offensively in an 85-54 defeat, while the men had similar problems and fell 88-65 against the Sasquatch. Both teams will look to get back on track Saturday when the Knights visit Blue Mountain.

Ole Miss self-imposes one-year postseason ban

OXFORD, Miss. — Ole Miss officials announced on Wednesday that they’re self-imposing a one-year bowl ban for the 2017 season, after the university received a new NCAA notice of allegations that accused it of lack of institutional control, and that Rebels head coach Hugh Freeze failed to monitor his coaching staff.

Free agent Mitchell to visit Seahawks

The Seahawks are expected to get a visit next week from free agent defensive tackle Earl Mitchell, according to a report Saturday from NFL.com’s Mike Garafolo.

Gonzaga No. 1 for fourth-straight week

Gonzaga is No. 1 in the AP Top 25 for the fourth straight week, eclipsing the 2013 team’s three-week stint as the longest in program history.

Gonzaga thumps Pacific, moves to 28-0

SPOKANE — Top-ranked Gonzaga had five scorers in double figures led by Nigel Williams-Goss’ 18 points in the Bulldogs’ 82-61 win over Pacific in a West Coast Conference game on Saturday.

Cougars catch fire late, down Sun Devils

PULLMAN — Washington State center Conor Clifford had 19 points and Josh Hawkinson notched his school-record 54th career double-double as the Cougars pulled away for a 86-71 Pac-12 victory over Arizona State on Saturday at Beasley Coliseum.

UW hangs with Arizona before falling 76-68

SEATTLE — Arizona forward Lauri Markkanen had 26 points and 13 rebounds, guard Allonzo Trier scored 21 and the No. 5 Wildcats held on to beat Washington 76-68 on Saturday night despite playing without two starters.

WVC men’s basketball team falls to Treasure Valley

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley College men’s basketball team came up short Saturday against the visiting Treasure Valley Chukars, falling by a final score of 98-93 at Wenatchee Valley College.

Wild inch closer to division title with 6-1 win

A night after scoring 10 goals in a blowout win over Langley, the Wenatchee Wild had to find a much different way to win Saturday. After a tight first period, the Wild came alive in the second, scoring three times to open up a lead in an eventual 6-1 victory over the Rivermen at the Town Toyota Center.