NW Sports from the AP

Date: 03/14/2014 05:00 AM

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


LAS VEGAS (AP) – Jordan Adams scored 15 points and UCLA ran away from Oregon with a big second-half run for an 82-63 rout over the Ducks in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 tournament last night. UCLA (24-8) had a superb night shooting and clamped down on Oregon in the second half to turn what had been a close game into a runaway after halftime.

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) – Robinson Cano got two more hits and drove in two runs Thursday to help the Seattle Mariners top the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 yesterday. Cano is 14 for 23 with six RBIs in nine spring training games. The Mariners newcomer has a six-game hitting streak. Cano’s latest RBIs came against Arizona starter Archie Bradley, widely regarded as the organization’s top overall prospect.

RENTON, Wash. (AP) – The Seattle Seahawks and Tarvaris Jackson have agreed to terms on a contract to keep their backup quarterback on the roster for another season. The Seahawks confirmed the agreement yesterday. Jackson is a favorite in the Seahawks locker room and a capable backup to Russell Wilson.

OGDEN, Utah (AP) – Kyle Richardson scored 19 points and DaShaun Wiggins recorded 18 as fifth-seeded Portland State was near perfect from the free throw line late in the game, defeating No. 4 seed Montana 70-63 in a Big Sky Conference tournament quarterfinal last night. Portland State (17-13) moves on to play No. 2 seed North Dakota on Friday.


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