The Charlotte Hornets beat the Trail Blazers 107-85 last night. Portland moves on to Philadelphia tomorrow night…..Markelle Fultz scored 37 points to lead the Huskies to a 85-83 OT win over Colorado. Utah beat WSU 88-47…..The LCC men shot 77% in the second half to take an 80-63 win at Green River last night. Keun Palu-Thompson had 28 points. The LCC women defeated Green River 74-50. Both LCC teams host Highline Saturday with women at 5 pm and men at 7 pm…..Will Burghardt eclipsed the MM 1,000 point total in a 68-44 win over Ridgefield. R.A. Long had a huge win at Hockinson 41-38…..The Kelso Lassies host Fort Vancouver tonight, KLOG 6:55 pm…..The Kelso wrestlers made senior night a winner as they dominated Prairie 67-12 last night.
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The Portland Trail Blazers take on the Hornets in Charlotte later today, KLOG 3:05 pm…..The LCC basketball teams are in Auburn to play the Green River Gators tonight, women at 6 pm and the men at 8 pm…..Britzy Hockett of Toutle Lake almost had a quintuple-double last night. Her quadruple-double was just two blocked shots shy as the Ducks beat Pe Ell…..In boys hoops tonight, Mark Morris hosts Ridgefield (FM 101.5 The Wave 6:45 pm), and R.A. Long visits Hockinson…..It’s Senior Night for Kelso wrestling tonight as the Hilanders host Prairie. The girls meet is at 5:30 pm and the Varsity at 7 pm. Also, R.A. Long hosts MM, Woodland and Ridgefield tonight at 6 pm…..Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright and TE Jimmy Graham have been added to the Pro Bowl roster.
The Washington Wizards beat the Portland Trail Blazers 120-101 yesterday. The Blazers move on to Charlotte tomorrow night. There were five high school basketball games yesterday at the MLF Tribute event hosted by Lower Columbia College. In girls play, Adna outlasted Kelso 53-48 in OT and Kalama defeated Mark Morris 68-35. In boys play, Kelso had a solid second half to rally to a 71-52 victory over Mountlake Terrace. Riley Noah had 27 points. Mark Morris got 24 from Masen Baker in a 80-68 win over Clover Park…..Seahawks front office personnel developers Trent Kirchner and Scott Fitterer have both interviewed for the vacant San Francisco 49’ers general manager position…..Eastern Washington football coach Beau Baldwin has taken the Cal Bears OC job.
The MLK Tribute holiday basketball event is going on all day at LCC’s Myklebust Gymnasium. The action begins with the Ridgefield boys against W.F. West at 12:30 followed by the Kelso boys versus Mountlake Terrace at 2 pm (KLOG). The Kelso girls take on Adna at 3:30 pm (KLOG) and then the Mark Morris girls play Kalama at 5:30 pm (The Wave). The final game features the Mark Morris boys against Clover Park at 7 pm (The Wave). It’s a fund raiser for the LCC women’s basketball program…..The Blazers are playing at the Washington Wizards in a day game today, KLOG 10:05 am…..The Kelso wrestling team won seven weight classes in taking the Dave Holter Kelso Invite Saturday…..Brett Hallet of Kelso won four events at the Kelso Invitational swim meet on Saturday.
The Seahawks will have DT Tony McDaniel and FB Marcel Reese available for tomorrow’s NFL Playoff game at Atlanta. The kickoff is set for 1:35 pm…..The Blazers host the Orlando Magic tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm…..Gonzaga is the lone unbeaten in NCAA D1 after a 93-55 win over Loyola. Cal beat the UW 69-59 and Stanford blasted WSU 85-54…..The LCC men’s basketball team defeated Pierce 89-80 in the NWAC West opener. The Devils were led by the 18 points of Keun Palu-Thompson. The top-ranked LCC women romped over Pierce 92-42 to open league play. Both LCC teams are at Tacoma tomorrow, women at 2 pm and men at 4 pm, both on KLOG…..It’s Civil War bowling today as Mark Morris and R.A. Long get together at the Triangle Bowl, first roll 3:15 pm.
The Blazers shook off an 18-hour travel ordeal to beat the defending NBA Champs last night. CJ McCollum had 27 points to lead Portland over Cleveland 102-86. The Blazers host Orlando tomorrow night…..The Huskies are at Cal in men’s Pac-12 hoops tonight, KLOG 5:30 pm. WSU is at Stanford and Gonzaga hosts Loyola…..The LCC basketball teams will host Pierce tonight after the games were postponed last night. The top ranked LCC women will tip it off at 6 pm, while the sixth ranked Red Devil men take on #2 Pierce at 8 pm, both at Myklebust Gym…..The Mariners made two trades yesterday with the key component being the acquisition of lefty starter Drew Smyly from Tampa Bay…..WSU quarterback Luke Falk says he will return for his senior season in Pullman.
CJ McCollum had 25 points to lead the Blazers to a 108-87 win over the Los Angeles Lakers. It’s Portland’s 10th straight win over the Lakers…..Tonight’s scheduled Pierce at Lower Columbia college basketball games have been postponed due to snow conditions……The high school games have also been postponed. Last night the Mark Morris boys beat Washougal 55-42 as Will Burghardt had 22 points…..The Washougal girls held off a Mark Morris rally to beat the Monarchs 57-54…..The Kelso wrestling team defeated Evergreen 51-24.
Clemson snaps Alabama’s 26-game win streak with a 35-31 victory in the CFP championship game last night. The final AP poll came out after the game with Clemson #1 followed by Alabama, USC #3 and Washington #4…..The Trail Blazers are in Los Angeles for a game with the Lakers tonight, KLOG 6:35 pm…..Shaw Anderson scored 17 points to lead Kelso to an 85-60 win over Evergreen last night. The Scotties are 3-0 in league. After a postponement at Washougal the Mark Morris Monarchs added a game at Skyview but lost to the Storm 71-64. MM hopes to make up its game at Washougal tonight, 6:45 on FM 101.5 The Wave…..The Kelso Lassies beat Evergreen 46-23 to go to 2-0 in league. R.A. Long beat Astoria 65-44. Tonight, Washougal visits the MM girls.
Clemson and Alabama meet in a CFP championship rematch tonight in Tampa, KLOG 3:30 pm…..The Packers and Steelers moved on to the next round of the NFL Playoffs with victories yesterday. The Seahawks got 161 yards from Thomas Rawls in Saturday’s 26-6 win over the Lions. The Hawks visit Atlanta on Saturday at 1:35 pm…..Delayed a day due to ice, the Pistons and Blazers played a double-overtime game last night. Detroit wins it 125-124. CJ McCollum missed an open look right before the buzzer. Portland is at the Lakers tomorrow night…..In prep boys basketball tonight, Kelso is at Evergreen at 7 pm. Mark Morris is slated to play at Washougal (FM 101.5 The Wave). In girls action, Evergreen visits Kelso and Astoria is at R.A. Long. All the games are weather permitting.
Mark Morris defeated R.A. Long 56-51 in the boys Civil War last night. Will Burghardt led MM with 26. Coby Rothwell had 30 to lead the Jacks. Also, Kelso goes to 2-0 in league with a 68-45 win over Fort Vancouver…..The girls Civil War is tonight at RAL, 6:45 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave. The Kelso Lassies are at Fort, 6:55 pm on KLOG…..Damian Lillard returned to help the Blazers beat the Lakers 118-109. Lillard had 21 points and 10 assists…..Gonzaga is one of just two unbeaten in major college hoops after a 95-80 win over USF. Nigel Williams-Goss scored a career-high 36…..Seahawks DT Tony McDaniel will miss tomorrow’s home playoff game with Detroit due to a concussion. The Hawks and Lions will battle at Century Link beginning at 5:15 pm Saturday.