Lady Owls receive votes in NAIA Top 25

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — There’s a new No. 1 in NAIA Div. II Men’s Basketball. Cardinal Stritch (Wis.) replaced Northwood (Fla.) atop the poll after Northwood lost to Embry-Riddle (Fla.). Eastern Oregon from the Cascade Collegiate Conference is the poll’s new No. 2 team after improving to 14-0 this past weekend. EOU received the...
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High School Basketball Scoreboard – Dec. 4

Tuesday Scores BoysNorth Valley 74, South Umpqua 46Burns 69, Lakeview 49Triad 60, Bonanza 56Henley 77, La Pine 69Brookings-Harbor 69, Hidden Valley 60Ashland 64, Mazama 56Gilchrist 54, Chiloquin 48 GirlsBonanza 48, Triad 36Chiloquin 53, Gilchrist 28Lakeview 59, Burns 57 OTBrookings-Harbor 69, Hidden Valley 19Mazama 64, Ashland 35Phoenix 49, Del Norte (Calif.) 46Henley 34, La Pine...
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Seattle waives wide receiver Braylon Edwards

RENTON, Wash. – The Seattle Seahawks have cut wide receiver Braylon Edwards after a season during which he had little impact on the offense and placed starting left guard James Carpenter on the season-ending reserve/non-football illness list. Seattle made the moves Tuesday afternoon. Edwards was waived with an injury distinction, but no specific injury was...
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Giants, Scutaro agree to $20 million, 3-year deal

SAN FRANCISCO – Second baseman Marco Scutaro is staying in San Francisco, right where he wanted to be. The NL championship series MVP agreed to a $20 million, three-year contract with the Giants late Tuesday. Vice president of baseball operations Bobby Evans said only a physical was left to finalize the deal. ”He was a...
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High School Hoops Scoreboard – Dec. 3

YREKA, Calif. — Luke Burch put in 10 points and pulled down nine rebounds, but the Lost River boys basketball team came up short 63-41 in their season opener against Yreka High School. The girls opened at Yreka also, beating the home team 54-53 in a tight contest. Megan Parks scored 18 points for...
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Trail Blazers 118, Bobcats 112, OT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – After playing six games in eight days on the East coast, you might think the travel weary Portland Trail Blazers might be ready to run out of steam. Hardly. LaMarcus Aldridge had 25 points and 13 rebounds, Luke Babbitt hit a pair of clutch 3-pointers and Portland overcame an 18-point fourth-quarter deficit...
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Josh Hamilton meets with Mariners

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Two weeks ago, Seattle general manager Jack Zduriencik downplayed the possibility of the Mariners signing free-agent outfielder Josh Hamilton, telling, “You have to be realistic about how you’re going to allocate your dollars.” The Mariners still might exercise such restraint with Hamilton, but they’re at least exploring the possibility of signing...
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49ers sticking with Kaepernick at QB

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Jim Harbaugh watched how Colin Kaepernick handled himself when things didn’t go right for the San Francisco 49ers, and that told the coach plenty more about his second-year quarterback with all of three NFL starts to his name. Enough that Harbaugh is sticking with Kaepernick under center as his team gears...
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OIT Recap: Lady Owls sweep conference openers

The Oregon Tech Lady Owls swept the first weekend of Cascade Collegiate Conference basketball play, beating Corban and Northwest Christian. Nicole Aboumrad led four Lady Owls in double digits. She had 16 points in a 73-65 win over Corban, but head coach Scott Meredith couldn’t say enough about the 13 minutes he got from...
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High School Basketball Scoreboard – Nov. 30 – Dec. 2

BOYS FridayLa Pine 72, Lakeview 62Bonanza 73, Butte Valley 65Henley 60, Klamath Union 50Mazama 58, Yreka (Calif.) 48 SaturdayNorth Valley 64, Eagle Point 48Lakeview 77, Burns 71Triad 70, C.S. Lewis Academy 48Henley 68, Brookings-Harbor 34Klamath Union 74, St. Mary’s (Medford) 49Mazama 63, Mount Shasta (Calif.) 58 Upcoming Games MondayLost River at Yreka (Calif.) –...
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