WENATCHEE — Since the Wenatchee Valley College men’s basketball team started its Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges East Region slate with two consecutive losses, the absolute last thing the Knights can afford to do from here on out is lose winnable games, especially at home.
SEATTLE — Andrew Andrews scored 12 of his 19 points in the final nine minutes, and Washington held on in the final seconds for a 59-57 win over Utah on Wednesday night in the Huskies conference home opener.
The Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges East Region will feature, as usual, some really good men’s and women’s basketball teams this season — some of the NWAACC’s best, in fact. Year in and year out, the East is considered to be one of the circuit’s toughest, most competitive and talented regions.
NEW ORLEANS — Bob Stoops declined to announce a starting quarterback before the Sugar Bowl, and when freshman Trevor Knight took the field on the Sooners’ first possession, Alabama’s defenders couldn’t have anticipated what was in store.