Gonzaga earns 1st No. 1 seed in NCAAs

Once Mark Few saw the names of Miami and Duke pop up as No. 2 seeds in other regions, the long-tenured Gonzaga coach knew there would be another first to check off for the 2013 season. No controversy here. Top-ranked Gonzaga is a No. 1 seed for the first time in school history. ”I...
Keep Reading »
Oakland Raiders

Raiders sign linebacker Burnett

ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent linebacker Kevin Burnett, continuing their offseason makeover of the defense. Burnett, whose brother Kaelin is also on Oakland’s roster, spent the past two seasons with Miami and has started 59 games over eight years. He had a career-high 110 tackles and 2 1/2 sacks in...
Keep Reading »
OIT Softball Team

Coach Greg Stewart previews OIT softball’s home openers

During the Oregon Tech Owls Coaches Show Wednesday at Gino's, OIT softball coach Greg Stewart discussed Tech's home openers
Keep Reading »
baseball and glove

Diamond Sports Scoreboard – Mar. 14-16

Thursday Scores BaseballNorth Medford 8, Henley 1South Medford 10, Klamath Union 0 SoftballNorth Medford 12, Henley 2Vernonia 6, Chiloquin 3Vernonia 13, Chiloquin 7 Friday Games BaseballBonanza at Lakeview (DH) – 2 p.m. SoftballVernonia at Lost River (DH) – Noon Saturday Games BaseballIllinois Valley at Lost River (DH) – 1 p.m. SoftballBonanza at Henley JV...
Keep Reading »
logo_oregon ducks o

Oregon 80, Washington 77

LAS VEGAS – As Arsalan Kazemi sat on the bench in the second half after struggling, he waited for a second chance, plotting how he’d play better if it came. When the chance did come, his plan played out perfectly. Shaking off a shaky first half, Kazemi scored 11 of his 14 points in overtime,...
Keep Reading »

Lillard owns the night vs. New York

PORTLAND, Ore. – The Portland Trail Blazers are pretty happy with how their point guard situation has turned out. Damian Lillard had 26 points and 10 assists to lead the Trail Blazers to a 105-90 victory over the Knicks on Thursday night, outplaying New York point guard Raymond Felton in his return to Portland. LaMarcus...
Keep Reading »

Utah 79, California 69

LAS VEGAS – Utah has taken down two higher seeds in the Pac-12 tournament. Two more, and the Utes’ postseason will continue. Jarred DuBois scored 21 points and hit a tying 3-pointer in the closing seconds of regulation, Jordan Loveridge scored eight of his 20 points in overtime, and Utah upset second-seeded California 79-69 in...
Keep Reading »
baseball softball

Diamond Sports Scoreboard – Mar. 12-14

Tuesday Scores BaseballHenley 7, Ashland 5Etna 11, Bonanza 0Etna 11, Bonanza 0Lakeview 12, Lost River 1 (5)Mazama at Red Bluff (Calif) (DH) – Report  SoftballHenley 8, Ashland 1Bonanza at Mazama JV – ReportLost River 15, Lakeview 8Oakridge 14, Chiloquin 3 Thursday Games BaseballHenley at North Medford – 4:30 p.m.Klamath Union at South Medford –...
Keep Reading »
Oregon State OSU Beavers New Logo

Colorado 74, Oregon St. 68

LAS VEGAS – Colorado won four games in four days to become a surprise winner of last year’s Pac-12 tournament. The Buffaloes took the first step toward another four-in-four run on Wednesday. Spencer Dinwiddie scored 20 points and Colorado picked up a much-needed win at the Pac-12 tournament, holding off Oregon State 74-68 in the...
Keep Reading »
new seahawks logo

Avril, Seahawks reach deal

SEATTLE – Free agent defensive end Cliff Avril and the Seattle Seahawks reached agreement on a contract Wednesday that addresses one of Seattle’s big offseason desires to improve the pass rush along the defensive line. A person with knowledge of the situation confirmed the agreement to The Associated Press. The person spoke to the AP...
Keep Reading »