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Mazama, Henley on to state

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Henley and Mazama each won in Friday’s opening round of the OSAA 4A Girls Basketball State Championship. Henley beat La Grande 67-51 to advance to next week’s final site tournament in Corvallis at Gill Coliseum. Mazama also won, beating Crook County 64-38. The Vikings are returning to Oregon State University...
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Shortened spring forces Mariners to adjust

PEORIA, Ariz. – This hasn’t been a typical spring for the Seattle Mariners, who got off to an early start and have worked through a condensed schedule as they prepare to open the regular season in Japan. They crammed four intrasquad games into five days this week to try to give players as much game...
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Pac-12 Hoops: Oregon St. 77, Utah 67

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Jared Cunningham had 17 points and six assists, Joe Burton added 13 points and seven rebounds, and Oregon State snapped a five-game losing streak with a 77-67 win over Utah on Thursday night. Ahmad Starks added 13 points for the Beavers (16-13, 6-11 Pac-12), who boosted their hopes of posting a winning...
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Pac-12 Hoops: Oregon 90, Colorado 81

EUGENE, Ore. – Devoe Joseph scored 24 points and Garrett Sim 19 for Oregon in a 90-81 victory against Colorado on Thursday night. Carlos Emory added 14 points for the Ducks (21-8, 12-5 Pac-12), who shot 61.5 percent in the second half to overcome a 41-36 deficit at halftime.
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LeBron, Wade step up vs Blazers

PORTLAND, Ore. – Looking ahead to the prospect of facing the Trail Blazers without Chris Bosh, Heat coach Eric Spoelstra told LeBron James he was going to need a ”Magic Johnson-type” night from him. James delivered. The Miami star scored 38 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and added six assists and five steals, to lead...
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Triad loses in OSAA quarterfinals

BAKER CITY, Ore. — A strong third quarter propelled Horizon Christian past the Triad Timberwolves 75-59 in the OSAA 1A Boys Basketball State Championship quarterfinals Thursday, ending Triad’s attempt at back-to-back state title game appearances. The Horizon Christian Hawks (26-4) outscored Triad 21-10 in the third period to build a 60-41 lead entering the...
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Heat-Trail Blazers Preview

The Miami Heat entered the All-Star break in the midst of their longest winning streak of the season. After what turned out to be an eventful weekend for their two best players, the Heat look to pick up right where they left off as they begin a three-game road swing Thursday night against the...
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NAIA bracket announced; OIT No. 2

Updated: Mar. 1, 2012 – 8:05 AMKANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has officially released the bracket for the 21st Annual Division II Men’s Basketball National Championship Wednesday. The 32-team, single elimination format will take place from March 7 – 13 in Point Lookout, Mo., on the campus of...
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Tulelake falls in semis; Triad starts today

REDDING, Calif. – Max Crawford scored 19 points, but Tulelake lost 64-49 at Liberty Christian in Wednesday night’s NSCIF Div. V boys basketball semifinals. Zac Idrogo added 17 points for the Honkers, which fell behind 18-5 in the early going. Liberty Christian advances to Saturday’s sectional title game against Durham in a match-up of top...
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Gutierrez back in Seattle with pectoral injury

PEORIA, Ariz. – Seattle Mariners center fielder Franklin Gutierrez will miss at least four weeks and likely longer after sustaining a partial tear of his right pectoral muscle. Gutierrez was injured Tuesday while making a throw from the outfield during a drill. He flew to Seattle on Wednesday and, after an MRI and a meeting...
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