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Trail Blazers-Nuggets Preview

The Portland Trail Blazers and Denver Nuggets are both eager to open the second half of the season after disappointing finishes to the first. For the Trail Blazers to come out of the All-Star break on a positive note, they’ll need to put an end to years of frustration in Denver. Playing for the...
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OIT’s Hunter conference’s top player

LA GRANDE, Ore. – Oregon Tech freshman guard Bobby Hunter is the new Cascade Conference Player of the Year, voted to the honor by the league’s coaches on Monday. In addition, Hunter earned the Newcomer of the Year award. Audio: Newly named CCC Player of the Year Bobby Hunter Danny Miles is in his 41st...
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Owls honored on the diamond

LA GRANDE, Ore. — Oregon Tech sophomore Ryan Hayden was the Cascade Conference baseball player of the week for his four extra base hits and eight RBI performance this week. The Owls beat Puget Sound twice at the Northwest Challenge in Portland and are now 6-10 on the year. Fellow sophomore Morgan Barnes was selected...
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Dixon an All-CCC selection

LA GRANDE, Ore. – Sophomore guard Karissa Dixon of the Oregon Tech Lady Owls basketball team was announced as an All-CCC selection Monday, helping OIT to a 20-plus win season in which she averaged 12 points per game and over 40 percent shooting from three-point range. Senior teammate Aundrea Albright was an honorable mention receipient....
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Stephanie North

Former Henley grad North sets MWC record

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Boise State captured the program’s first-ever Mountain West championship on Saturday night at the 2012 Swimming and Diving Championships at the Oklahoma City Community College Aquatic Center in Oklahoma City, Okla. Boise State senior Stephanie North set a Mountain West all-time record in the 100-yard freestyle on Saturday night with...
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Henley just short in its wrestling title defense

PORTLAND, Ore. – Henley wrestling came up short in its OSAA 4A Wrestling State Championships title defense, losing by 2.5 points to Cascade Friday and Saturday in Portland. Cascade claimed the state crown 188-185.5 over Henley, keeping the momentum it built Friday when Cascade led Crook County for first place by three points. Henley finished...
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Triad boys off to 1A basketball state

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The 3A class and below start state tournament final sites this week and the Basin has one team in the fight. The Traid boys thumped Umpqua Valley Christian 76-38 Saturday night to advance to the OSAA 1A Boys Basketball State Championships in Baker City, opening with Horizon Christian Thursday at 3:15...
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Blazers welcome back Przybilla

PORTLAND, Ore. – The Portland Trail Blazers have signed free agent center Joel Przybilla, it was announced today. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. “We’ve been actively trying to get Joel to return to Portland for some time now and we’re thrilled with his decision to come back to the...
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Oregon wins Civil War basketball

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Garrett Sim had a season-high 25 points to help Oregon hold on for a 74-73 win against Oregon State on Sunday night. Devoe Joseph and Olo Ashaolu added 16 points apiece for the Ducks (20-8, 11-5 Pac-12). Ahmad Starks had 18 points and Angus Brandt 16 for the Beavers (15-13, 5-11).
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OIT men’s basketball advances to championship game

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Top-seeded Oregon Tech used an 11-0 run to start the game, held off a feisty Eastern Oregon squad in the second half, and moved to the Cascade Collegiate Conference finals with a 91-79 victory in the semifinal round of the CCC tournament tonight at Danny Miles Court. No. 3 Oregon Tech...
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