NW–1st SportsMinute

Date: 11/25/2013 05:00 AM

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Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press


EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – Elgin Cook scored 18 points to lead No. 17 Oregon to a 100-82 victory over San Francisco on Sunday. Jason Calliste had 16 points for the Ducks (4-0), who had six players score in double figures. Mike Moser added 13 points and seven rebounds. Kruize Pinkins led the Dons (3-3) with 20 points and 11 rebounds. The Ducks led by as many as 19 in the second half and shot 32 for 60 from the field.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Christian Thomas, Jeff White and Matt O’Leary scored 14 points apiece and Loyola (Illinois) edged SIU-Edwardsville 73-72 at the Portland State Tournament on Sunday. Loyola (IL) shot 57 percent from the field and made 42 percent of 3-point attempts, while SIUE shot 51 percent overall and 42 percent from beyond the arc in a game where each team lead by no more than 5 points.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – DaShaun Wiggins scored 21 points and Aaron Moore added 16 as Portland State defeated UC Davis 79-63 Sunday. The Vikings (4-1) held a two-point lead late in the first half, but closed on a 10-4 surge to lead 40-32 at the break. They moved out to a 15-point lead in the second half as Moore netted a pair of jumpers and Marcus Hall hit a 3-pointer. Andrew Winston Jr. scored 15 points and Douglas had 14 with a game-high six assists for the Vikings. Corey Hawkins paced the Aggies with 23 points and was 9 of 23 from the field.

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) – Amric Fields scored 16 points and blocked a last-second shot Sunday, and TCU beat Washington State 64-62. Fields was playing in his first game after missing all of last season with an injury. He went 7 for 9 from the field and connected on two 3-pointers for TCU (2-2). DaVonte Lacy scored 18 points for the Cougars, including five 3-pointers. Kyan Anderson had 16 for TCU, and was 6 of 7 from the free-throw line.

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) – Luke Nelson scored 19 points and Alex Young added 16 as UC Irvine moved past Eastern Washington 81-58 Sunday. The Anteaters (4-3) held a 20-14 lead midway through the first half, and surged with a 23-8 run to lead by 21 at the break. Young hit a trio of 3-pointers in a span of just over a minute in the second half to put UC Irvine ahead 65-34, its largest lead. Nelson and Young combined to hit nine of UC Irvine’s 11 3-pointers. Will Davis II finished with 10 points. and Mamadou Ndiaye blocked eight shots.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Robbie Findley’s first-half goal put a comeback out of reach for the Timbers and Real Salt Lake advanced to the MLS Cup with a 1-0 victory over Portland on Sunday night for a 5-2 aggregate advantage in the Western Conference final. Salt Lake took a 4-2 lead two weeks ago at Rio Tinto Stadium in the opener of the two-leg series. RSL, which won the league championship in 2009, will play Sporting Kansas City for this season’s title on Dec. 7.


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