The NCAA National Championship is tonight in the Dallas area as Oregon takes on Ohio State, KLOG 4:00 pm…..The Seahawks will host the Green Bay Packers Sunday at 12 pm with a trip to Super Bowl on the line. The Packers beat the Cowboys Sunday…..Damian Lillard scored 17 of his 34 points in the 4th quarter as the Blazers beat the Lakers 106-94 last night…..Oregon State pulled off a big upset in men’s college hoops, downing #6 Arizona 58-56…..Coming off a sweep over Clark on Saturday, the LCC basketball teams will be at Green River tonight, women at 6 pm and the men at 8 pm…..In boys hoops tonight, R.A. Long is at home against Woodland and Mark Morris hosts Washougal, FM 101.5 The Wave at 6:45 pm.
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LaMarcus Aldridge scored 24 points with 12 rebounds to lead the Blazers over Miami 99-83. Portland hosts Orlando tomorrow night, KLOG 6:05 pm…..The LCC start times tomorrow have been moved. Clark visits the Red Devils at the MM Gym with the women at 1 pm and the men at 3 pm…..In boys hoops last night, Ridgefield held off R.A. Long 51-49. Tonight, Kelso visits Tumwater (KLOG 7:25 pm) and Newington, Australia is at MM…..The Kelso Lassies defeated Tumwater 43-30 last night. Tonight, RAL is at home against Ridgefield…..It’s one of the largest girls wrestling tournaments in the northwest, the Kelso Invitational beginning tonight at 6 pm and running all day Saturday…..The Mariners Caravan is today at the LCC Health & Science building beginning at 4:15 pm. Also, Saturday Kelso native Trevor May will have a free autograph session at 1 pm at the Pacific Barber Shop.
The LCC women’s basketball team defeated Highline 69-57 last night. Kaylea Knox had 24 and Amanda Britt 18. The Highline men defeated LCC 87-64. Both team host Clark Saturday at MM with new start times of 1 pm and 3 pm…..The Blazers host the Miami Heat tonight at the Moda Center, KLOG 6:35 pm…..Oregon State is at home against ASU tonight, while the Oregon Ducks host Arizona. Also, Gonzaga hosts San Francisco tonight…..In boys hoops tonight, R.A. Long travels to Ridgefield…..The Kelso Lassies are at home tonight against Tumwater…..Mark Morris hosts wrestling action tonight against RAL, Hudson’s Bay and Hockinson…..In Boys swimming today, Kelso hosts Battle Ground and Camas at Gaither Pool while MM and RAL host four Vancouver schools at Dick Mealy Pool.
Randy Johnson is in, Edgar Martinez is still out. Johnson led a class of four players that will go into the Baseball Hall of Fame this summer. Martinez fell well short of enshrinement…..The Lower Columbia College basketball teams host Highline tonight at the MM Gym, women at 6 pm and the men at 8 pm, both on KLOG…..In girls hoops last night, W.F. West downed Kelso 59-44, Mark Morris blasted Ridgefield 69-28 and R.A. Long over Hudson’s Bay 54-22…..In boys basketball, Kelso defeated W.F. West 63-38, MM over Ridgefield 86-51 and RAL took care of Hudson’s Bay 50-43…..RAL defeated MM 1,966 to 1,665 in the Civil War bowling match yesterday. Elise Yates had a 416 series for the Jills. Also, Fort defeated Kelso 2,017 to 1,929.
Damian Lillard scored 39 points, 16 in the 4th quarter, to lead the Blazers to a 98-94 win over the Los Angeles Lakers…..Grant Gibb led a balanced MM scoring attack with 15 as the Monarchs beat Hockinson 66-43. Tonight, Kelso hosts W.F. West (KLOG 6:55 pm), MM is at Ridgefield and R.A. Long is at home against Hudson’s Bay…..In girls basketball tonight, Kelso is at W.F. West, Ridgefield at MM (101.5 FM The Wave) and RAL travels to Hudson’s Bay…..In Civil War girls bowling, MM and RAL meet in a 3:30 pm match at the Triangle Bowl. Kelso and Fort also roll at the Triangle…..Husky linebacker Shaq Thompson will forgo his senior season to enter the NFL Draft…..Local product Jason Schmidt was on the Hall of Fame ballot for his fine MLB career.
The Seahawks found out their playoff opponent when the Cowboys rallied to beat the Lions 24-20 yesterday. The Seahawks host the Carolina Panthers this Saturday at 5:15 pm. Also yesterday, the Colts beat the Bengals 26-10 to advance in the AFC playoffs against Denver…..The Blazers host the Los Angeles Lakers tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm. The Lakers announced yesterday that Kobe Bryant will not play in order to rest…..Both LCC teams won games at S. Puget Sound Saturday in the league openers. The Devils host Highline Wednesday, women at 6 pm and men at 8 pm…..The Huskies lost to Stanford 68-60 in OT last night,. The WSU Cougs beat Cal 69-66……It’s a “Red Out” tonight as the MM boys host Hockinson at 7 pm in support of Spencer’s Heartstrong Foundation.
The Oregon Ducks beat Florida State 59-20 in the Rose Bowl setting up a national championship matchup with Ohio State. The Buckeyes upset Alabama 42-35 in the Sugar Bowl. The championship game in Dallas will take place Monday January 12th…..The Huskies take on Oklahoma State in the Cactus Bowl tonight, KLOG 7:00 pm…..The UW men’s basketball team opens up Pac-12 play tonight at California…..The LCC basketball teams open West Region play tomorrow at South Puget Sound in Olympia, women at 3 pm and men at 5 pm…..The R.A. Long boys basketball team has a road game at Mountain View tonight at 7 pm…..The Seahawks will learn their first playoff opponent after this weekend’s wild card games.
Damian Lillard scored 26 to led the Trail Blazers to a 102-97 OT win over the Toronto Raptors. Portland hosts Atlanta Saturday night…..Blue Mountain held off LCC 83-78 in the final day of the Lower Columbia Holiday Classic women’s basketball tourney. Kaylea Knox was named All-Tourney…..Mark Morris defeated West Albany 55-42 at the Nike Interstate Shootout. Ashley Coons had 23 for MM. R.A. Long beat Astoria 36-32 at the Astoria tournament yesterday. The Jills play River for the title tonight at 6:15 pm…..Grant Gibb scored 29 points to lead the MM boys over Fort 70-55. Hockinson edged RAL 46-44 in boys play…..The Ducks have one more day to prepare for tomorrow’s Rose Bowl semi-final against Florida State…..The Mariners trade Brandon Maurer to SD for Seth Smith.
The LCC women defeated Yakima Valley 80-56 at the LC Holiday Classic. The Red Devils take on Blue Mountain at 11 am this morning at MM…..Clackamas needed OT to beat the Mark Morris girls 70-61 at the Nike Interstate Shootout. The Monarchs take on West Albany at 1 pm today, FM 101.5 The Wave. R.A. Long beat Clatskanie 42-30 at the Astoria tournament. The Jills play tonight at 6:15 pm…..The MM boys host Fort tonight (FM 101.5 The Wave) while RAL is at Hockinson…..In men’s college hoops, Gonzaga held off San Diego 60-48, BYU over Portland 97-88 and Oregon downed UC Irvine 69-67…..The Portland Trail Blazers return to action tonight, hosting the Toronto Raptors, KLOG 6:05 pm.
The Seahawks wrapped up the NFC West title with a 20-6 win over St. Louis. The Hawks get the bye and will host their playoff game on Saturday January 10th…..The Blazers get 28 from Wes Matthews in a 101-79 win over the Knicks. Portland has the most wins in the NBA…..The Huskies lost for the first time as Stony Brook pulled off a 61-57 upset…..Jamie Ford scored 25 to lead the LCC men to an 85-71 win over the LCC Alumni team…..The LCC women’s team resumes play at the LCC Holiday Classic today. The Devils play Yakima Valley at 2 pm, the second of four games today at the Mark Morris Gym…..The MM girls lost to South Salem 63-40 at the Nike Interstate Shootout. The Monarchs play Clackamas today at 3:30 pm, FM 101.5 The Wave.