Pac-12 Players of the Week

WALNUT CREEK, Calif.–Running back Stepfan Taylor of STANFORD, defensive end Ben Gardner of STANFORD and punter Tom Hackett of UTAH have been named Pac-12 Players of the Week in football. Taylor, a senior from Mansfield, Texas, recorded a career-high 213 all-purpose yards (153 rushing, 60 receiving) and two touchdowns in leading No. 21 Stanford...
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Tennessee Tech falls to No. 4 Oregon 63-14 loss.

EUGENE, Ore. — Tennessee Tech coach Watson Brown wasn’t expecting miracles against No. 4 Oregon and there wouldn’t be any. The Golden Eagles (2-1) were overwhelmed by the bigger, faster and stronger Ducks in a 63-14 loss on Saturday. Tennessee Tech managed 177 yards of total offense to Oregon’s 652. The Golden Eagles gained...
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49ers defense shuts down Lions

SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco 49ers stymied 2011 NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers in Week 1, then record-setting Matthew Stafford in Week 2. This stingy, opportunistic defense is again making its mark as one of the league’s best facing the top offenses and most prolific passers — and that you can shake on. The...
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Cards lead Dodgers for 2nd wild card

LOS ANGELES — The Dodgers had the Cardinals in their ballpark for four days. All they have to show for it is a split, which leaves them in the same position they were in when the defending World Series champions came to Los Angeles — a game behind St. Louis for the second NL...
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Diamondbacks defeat Giants

PHOENIX — In his brief major league career, Arizona’s Patrick Corbin never had pitched longer than seven innings, driven in a run or had an extra-base hit. The rookie left-hander accomplished all three Sunday. Corbin (6-7) pitched eight innings and drove in four runs with a triple and single in the Diamondbacks’ 10-2 rout...
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Bush pours on offense for Dolphins over Raiders

MIAMI — Reggie Bush happily hurled the ball into the stands as he skipped across the end zone grass, then matched the crowd’s cheers with a scream of his own. The Miami Dolphins had a home opener worth celebrating for a change Sunday. Bush ran for 172 yards and two touchdowns, and the Dolphins...
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Oregon recruit runs for 643 yards

They’re hardly hurting for talent at the moment, but the Oregon Ducks would seem to have already addressed any needs at running back in the near future. Beaverton, Ore., Aloha High star Thomas Tyner drove home that point on his 18th birthday when he rushed for 643 yards and 10 touchdowns in an 84-63...
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Timbers draw with Sounders

PORTLAND, Ore. – Defender Rodney Wallace scored a second-half equalizer to help the Portland Timbers to a comeback 1-1 draw against Cascadia-rival Seattle Sounders FC before a sellout crowd of 20,438 at JELD-WEN Field and a national network television audience on NBC on Saturday afternoon. In a spirited and physical match between the two...
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Tulelake’s schedule gets tougher starting this week

Tulelake Honkers (2-0)Last week: 52-0 win vs HerlongThis week: at Big Valley (1-2) – Friday – 7 p.m. Conversation with coach Shane Wood from 960 the Sports Legend Recap the last two weeks: Walk us through each of those games. How good was the competition? In your first season as an eight-man team, how...
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Big test for Hosanna Christian against state champs

Hosanna Christian Lions (2-0)Last week: 50-20 win vs North LakeThis week: vs Camas Valley (2-0) – Friday – 7 p.m. Conversation with coach Jim Lockwood from 960 the Sports Legend The score looked good – 50-20 over North Lake. How did the game look to the you and the team? How did your first...
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