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.
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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.
The Houston Rockets rode the 44 points of James Harden to a 110-95 win over the Portland Trail Blazers. The Blazers were playing without LaMarcus Aldridge, who was dealing with sickness. Portland takes on the Thunder at Oklahoma City tonight, KLOG 4:05 pm…..The UW Huskies stay unbeaten at 11-0 with a 66-57 win over Tulane last night…..The R.A. Long boys defeated W.F. West 56-51 last night in Chehalis…..Camas got a put-back rebound basket at the buzzer to beat the Kelso Lassies 45-44. Mark Morris defeated Prairie 69-53 as Kourtney Eaton scored 20 and Tayler Teeters had 17 including five 3’s. Tonight, the R.A. Long Lumberjills host Aberdeen and the Castle Rock girls host Fort Vancouver, both at 7 pm.
The Seahawks offense came up with a franchise-record 596 yards in a 35-6 romp over the Arizona Cardinals. Russell Wilson threw for two TD’s and ran for another and Marshawn Lynch had a spectacular 79 yard TD run. The Hawks can clinch the top seed in the NFC with a win over the Rams, as long as the Packers and Lions don’t tie…..The Blazers play at Houston tonight, KLOG 4:05 pm…..The unbeaten UW men’s hoop team takes on Tulane tonight, KLOG after Blazers…..The LCC women beat Wenatchee Valley 71-63 Sunday at the Mt. Hood cross over tourney. The LCC men lost to Walla Walla 86-73 at the S. Puget Sound cross over…..In girls hoops tonight, Mark Morris hosts Prairie, 6:45 pm on FM 101.5. The Kelso girls host Camas at 2 pm. In boys, RAL at Chehalis at 7:30 pm.
The Seahawks locked up linebacker K.J. Wright to a four-year contract extension, reportedly worth $27 million. The Hawks have a big one at Arizona Sunday night…..The Blazers take on the Spurs in San Antonio tonight, KLOG 4:05 pm…..Big boys high school non-leaguer tonight as Kelso hosts Mark Morris, both on KLOG and The Wave. Last night, Washougal edged R.A. Long 44-42…..The Kelso Lassies defeated Centralia 43-41 last night. Tonight MM is at Hockinson and RAL visits Washougal…..The LCC teams begin NWAC Cross Over play today, the men at South Puget Sound against Lane at 12 pm and the women at Mt. Hood against Bellevue at 2 pm…..The Kelso wrestling team competes at the Tri-State tournament at North Idaho College in Coeur d’Alene.
The Trail Blazers beat the Milwaukee Bucks 104-97 last night. LaMarcus Aldridge had 23 points and 15 rebounds…..The UW Huskies are now 9-0 after an 86-38 pasting of Grambling State…..Top ranked Umpqua held off Lower Columbia 81-79 in NWAC women’s hoops. Donniesha Webber had 17 to lead the Devils…..The Mark Morris boys rallied in the second half to beat Woodland 62-52. Grant Gibb had 18 for MM…..In girls play, Columbia River edged RAL 44-42 despite 25 points from Sarah Luedke. Tonight, the Kelso Lassies play at Centralia, KLOG 7:25 pm…..Oregon Ducks cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu is feared out for the season with a serious knee injury, a blow for the Ducks as they get ready for the Rose Bowl against FSU…..The Kelso wrestlers beat Centralia 52-12 last night.
The Blazers will host the Milwaukee Bucks tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm. The Bucks will miss rookie star Jabari Parker who is out for the rest of the season with a knee injury. Blazer center Robin Lopez will miss 6 to 7 weeks with a broken hand…..The #7 ranked LCC women’s team host top-ranked Umpqua in a 3 pm game at Mark Morris today, KLOG 2:55 pm…..Ryan Sturdivan and Woodland will be at Mark Morris tonight in boys play. Sturdivan’s two mid court shots against Kelso got him on ESPN as the top play of the day…..Black Hills defeated Kelso 67-57 in girls hops last night. Also, Mark Morris defeated Woodland 63-36 and R.A. Long downed Fort Vancouver 49-28…..The Kelso wrestlers compete at Centralia tonight. RAL is at Astoria.
The Trail Blazers beat the short handed San Antonio Spurs 108-95. LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard had 23 points each for Portland…..Gonzaga easily romped over Texas Southern 94-54 last night. Kyle Wiltjer had 23 for the Zags and Longview’s Rem Bakamus added two points. Gary Payton II had Oregon State’s first triple-double in 26 years as the Beavers beat Grambling 71-43. The last guy to do it was his dad…..Ryan Sturdivan hit a 40-footer at the buzzer to give Woodland a 49-47 win over Kelso last night. R.A. Long rallied from 10 down in the 4th quarter to get into OT. The Jacks then beat Heritage 58-54 behind the 17 of Hunter Jones…..In girls hoops tonight, Kelso hosts Black Hills, KLOG 6:55 pm. Also, Mark Morris is at Woodland and R.A. Long visits Fort Vancouver.
The Seahawks knocked the 49’ers out of playoff contention with a 17-7 victory yesterday. The Hawks remain alive for the division crown and the top NFC seed. Seattle takes on division leader Arizona Sunday night…..The Blazers host the Spurs tonight after a 3-2 road trip, KLOG 6:05 pm…..The Huskies rallied to beat Eastern Washington 81-77 last night. Tonight, Gonzaga hosts Texas Southern…..Both LCC basketball teams went 2-1 in weekend tournaments and both are ranked #7 in the first NWAC polls. The LCC men beat Umpqua 82-67 in Eugene, while the Red Devil women stifled Olympic 60-37…..In boys high school hoops tonight, Woodland is at Kelso and Heritage at R.A. Long…..In girls bowling, Prairie at RAL, MM at Battle Ground and Kelso at Hudson’s Bay.
The Trail Blazers road trip continues today with a matchup at the Chicago Bulls, KLOG 3:05 pm…..The LCC basketball teams open tournaments today. The Red Devil women are at the Everett Classic taking on Bellevue today at 4 pm. The LCC men travel to Eugene for a tourney at Lane CC. The Devils play Spokane at 6 pm…..R.A. Long’s game at Hockinson was postponed due to wind. Four coaches who were teammates at UPS in Tacoma return to Tacoma for a double header tonight. Mark Morris takes on Cascade Christian at 7 pm ( FM 101.5 The Wave) followed by R.A. Long against Brewster at 8:30 pm. The Kelso boys host Heritage tonight (KLOG 6:55 pm)…..The Kelso girls are at Heritage tonight, while Mark Morris hosts Hudson’s Bay and Hockinson at the RAL Lumberjills.