Oregon Tech News & Notes

REDDING, Calif. — Oregon Tech baseball opened the 2013 season with two victories last weekend, beating Simpson 13-5 and 13-2. Pitcher Talon Sisley won the first game, going five innings and allowing five hits. BJ Wilson won the second contest in a six-inning outing. Ryan Hayden went 4 for 5 in the finale and...
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49ers’ Kaepernick tough on himself

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Still steaming over the Super Bowl loss, Colin Kaepernick packed up his belongings in the 49ers locker room and made plans with teammates to work out this offseason. They won’t have to wait long. Kaepernick said Tuesday that he’ll be training in the Atlanta area within a week, and the strong-armed...
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Rockets crush Warriors in testy game

HOUSTON – The Houston fans knew the Rockets were on the verge of history against Golden State on Tuesday night, needing one more 3-pointer to set an NBA record. Warriors coach Mark Jackson wasn’t going to let that happen. The Rockets settled for tying an NBA record and set a franchise mark with 23 3-pointers...
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HS Hoops Preview: Tule & B. Valley meet

Critical match-ups toward the end of the season highlight the high school basketball schedule Tuesday. While the Mazama girls have already sealed the Skyline Conference title, Klamath Union and Phoenix meet at Pelican Court in a key game for the runner-up spot (5:50 p.m. – 960 the Sports Legend). With a win, Phoenix completes...
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Trail Blazers 100, Timberwolves 98

MINNEAPOLIS – With Portland on the verge of a massive collapse, LaMarcus Aldridge leaped to swat away Minnesota’s comeback. The Trail Blazers started their six-game road trip by remedying a sloppy performance with a large dose of their All-Star big man. Aldridge had 25 points, 13 rebounds and a blocked shot in the closing seconds...
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Niners have better chance than Ravens to be back

NEW ORLEANS – The Baltimore Ravens carried off the Lombardi Trophy. Their beaten opponent has a better chance of doing it next season. San Francisco running back Frank Gore insisted the 49ers were the more talented team even after losing 34-31 to the Ravens in Sunday’s Super Bowl. The scoreboard said otherwise, but when the...
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Triad hosts 3A Cascade Christian

The Triad Timberwolves boys basketball team won both of their games big this weekend and now face Cascade Christian Monday night in an endowment game. Triad has won four straight games and is 16-4 overall. It’s a similar story for Cascade Christian, which has won four in a row and is 16-5. Cascade Christian...
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HS Hoops Scoreboard – Feb. 2-3

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — In high school games this weekend, the Mazama girls continued running away with the Skyline Conference. From the 960 the Sports Legend Bi-Mart Game of the Week broadcast Mazama wins 59-43 and is 8-0 in the league. In the boys match-up, both Mazama and Klamath Union came in 4-3 in...
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Oregon Tech loses both at SOU

ASHLAND, Ore. – The Oregon Tech Owls were beaten in both games against Southern Oregon Saturday. The Lady Owls fell in overtime 82-80 after SOU’s Melissa Sweat forced extra time with a three-pointer at the buzzer in regulation. Karissa Dixon led OIT with 21 points, one of four players scoring in double digits. In the men’s...
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Stanford 81, Oregon St. 73

STANFORD, Calif. – Josh Huestis hit a key basket among his 16 points and then made a key block in the final minute as Stanford held off Oregon State 81-73 Sunday. Chasson Randle scored 20 points for the Cardinal (14-8, 5-4 Pac-12), who have won three in a row and five of their last seven....
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