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


SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Nigel Williams-Goss scored 23 points to lead 8th-ranked Gonzaga past Washington 98-71 last night as the two schools resumed their cross-state rivalry. Przemek Karnowski had 17 points for the Zags. The Huskies were led by Noah Dickers, who scored 12 points along with pulling down 15 rebounds.

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had a triple-double — with 15 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists — as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Portland Trail Blazers last night. Jabari Parker also scored 27 points for Milwaukee. The Trail Blazers were led by Damian Lillard with 30 points. Lillard also had 7 rebounds and six assists.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have picked up right-hander Chris Heston from San Francisco for a player to be named later. There was no room in the Giants’ rotation for Heston, making him expendable. He spent most of last season in the minors after going 12-11 as a rookie in 2015.

SEATTLE (AP) — Reliever Marc Rzepczynski will see a guaranteed $11 million out of his two-year contract with the Mariners, a deal that was reached last weekend. Rzepczynski has made at least 70 appearances each of the past three seasons.

SEATTLE (AP) — Kelsey Plum scored 30 points while Aarion McDonald had 23 in her first start and 11th-ranked Washington easily handled Cal State Northridge 101-44. Plum leads the country in scoring at 29.7 points a game.

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon has hired Willie Taggart from South Florida to take over as coach of the Ducks after Mark Helfrich was let go. Taggart led USF to an 18-7 record in his two seasons there.

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Ike Iroegbu scored 16 points for Washington State in a 61-48 win over Idaho. Washington State never trailed in the contest and snapped a two-game losing streak to the Vandals. Malachi Flynn also scored 12 points.


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