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NW Sports from the AP

AP-NW–1st SportsMinute,321 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) – Felix Hernandez pitched eight innings of four-hit ball to win at Angel Stadium for the first time since 2006, and the Seattle Mariners snapped a five-game skid and slowed the […]

Ducks out of top ten

The Oregon Ducks have dropped out of the top ten following their season opening loss, they’re at number 11.  Oklahoma remains number one, followed now by the LSU Tigers, Boise State, Florida State and Alabama in the top five.  Stanford is ranked 13th, while the Wisconsin Badgers, Oregon State’s next […]

Emeralds take first playoff game

The Eugene Emeralds took an early advantage in the West Divisional playoff of the Northwest League last night with an 8-3 win over the Vancouver Canadians.  Jace Peterson nearly hit for the cycle… opening with a home run, then adding a double and a triple to lead the way.  Game […]

NW Sports from the AP

AP-NW–1st SportsMinute,283 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press RENTON, Wash. (AP) – The Seattle Seahawks claimed kicker Steven Hauschka off waivers from Denver yesterday after also picked up offensive tackle Jarriel King from the New York Giants and defensive tackles Landon Cohen […]

Emeralds Face Canadians in NWL Divisional Series

The Eugene Emeralds open up their first playoff series since 2002 this afternoon in Vancouver B.C. against the Canadians.  Eugene finished the last two games of the regular season with a split… downing Yakima 2-1 Friday night, then losing 5-4 Saturday.  Vancouver had the second-best overall record in the West […]

LSU defense drowns Ducks

LSU capitalized on three Oregon turnovers, converting all three into touchdowns on their way to a 40-27 win over the Ducks in the Cowboy Classic. The game appeared that it was going to be a classic defensive struggle with the Tigers holding a slim 9-6 halftime lead. Oregon retook the […]

Sac State Stuns Beavers 29-28 in OT

After a lackluster performance in the first three quarters, the Oregon State Beavers showed some offensive proficiency in the final period, making up a 15-point deficit to tie the game at 21-21 at the end of regulation. After taking a 28-21 lead after their first overtime possession, it was up […]