Bradley Beal scored 51 to lead the Washington Wizards to a 106-92 win over Portland. The Blazers have dropped three straight at home…..Villanova defeated Gonzaga 88-72 at the Jimmy V Classic in New York. Oregon State downed Eastern Kentucky 74-62. Tonight, Washington is at Kansas and WSU is at Idaho…..In boys prep hoops, Kelso took care of W.F. West 59-44 and Timberline downed Mark Morris 73-64…..In girls basketball, Kelso over Ridgefield 44-12, Mark Morris surprised Skyview 67-59 and R.A. Long throttled Fort Vancouver 53-19. Tonight, Kelso is at Centralia, 6:55 pm on KLOG…..In wrestling last night, Mark Morris defeated Fort Vancouver 48-28…..In boys swimming, Kelso beat Hudson’s Bay 114-45 and also defeated Columbia River 91-72.
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R.A. Long defeated Rainier 57-46 in boys hoops last night. Jacob Childers had 17 to lead the Jacks. Tonight, Kelso is at W.F. West and Mark Morris visits Timberline (FM 101.5 The Wave)…..In girls basketball tonight, Ridgefield visits Kelso, Skyview is at Mark Morris and Fort Vancouver is at R.A. Long…..The Gonzaga Bulldogs take on Villanova in men’s college hoops today in New York City, KLOG 3:30 pm…..The Trail Blazers are at home tonight against the Washington Wizards, KLOG 6:05 pm…..The Mark Morris wrestling team is on the home mats tonight as they take on Mt. View at 7 pm…..The Kelso boys swim team competes against River and Bay at Propstra Pool today at 3:45. The MM and RAL swim teams host Camas and Washougal in a 5 pm meet at Dick Mealy Pool at MM.
The Kalama Chinooks capped off an undefeated season by defeating Liberty Spangle 28-27 to win the State 2B football championship…..Russel Wilson threw three touchdown passes to lead the Seahawks to a 24-10 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles last night. The 8-4 Hawks stay in the NFC playoff hunt. Seattle is at Jacksonville this Sunday…..The Huskies are going to a solid bowl game on Saturday December 30th. The Dawgs take on Penn State in the Fiesta Bowl near Phoenix. WSU will be going to San Diego to play Michigan State on Thursday December 28th…..In boys prep hoops tonight, R.A. Long crosses the bridge to play at Rainier. Tip time is 6 pm…..The Mariners are reportedly one of seven teams still in the running for Japanese superstar Shohei Ohtani.
The Kalama Chinooks are ready to go tomorrow as they take on Liberty for the 2B football championship at the Tacoma Dome. Kickoff is at 4 pm…..Mike Leach reportedly met with Tennessee AD John Currie yesterday about the vacant UT coaching job. But Currie has been fired this morning…..Milwaukee beat Portland 103-91 in NBA action last night…..The LCC men’s hoop team hosts Umpqua tonight at 8 pm. Bellevue and Chemeketa meet prior at 6 pm…..The LCC women’s team blasted Clark 89-48 last night as Kenya Lorton scored 27…..Tyler Berger had 26 to lead Mark Morris over Fort 57-47. MM hosts Skyview tonight, 6:45 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave. Also, Kelso is at home against R.A. Long…..The Kelso girls beat RAL 58-33 in the debut of new Lassies coach Jennifer Hamilton.
The Trail Blazers host the Milwaukee Bucks tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm. Portland has won three straight…..Gonzaga blasted Incarnate Word 103-68 last night in Spokane…..The LCC women’s basketball team takes on the Clark Penguins in Vancouver tonight (6 pm)…..The Mark Morris Monarchs begin the boys hoop season tonight when they travel to Fort Vancouver, 6:45 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave…..In girls hoops tonight, Kelso is at R.A. Long (7 pm)…..Kalama head coach Sean McDonald says his football team is healthy and ready for Liberty. The teams play for the WIAA State 2B championship Saturday at 4 pm in the Tacoma Dome…..In prep wrestling last night, Castle Rock came to Longview and defeated R.A. Long 65-12.
The Lower Columbia College women’s basketball team won its home opener last night defeated Linn Benton 70-54. Tywanna Abbott had 20 points and Shanay Dotson added 16. The Devils are at Clark tomorrow at 6 pm…..Washington defeated Kennesaw State 85-71 in NCAA men’s hoops. Tonight, Gonzaga hosts Incarnate Word at 6 pm…..The R.A. Long boys basketball team dropped its season opener last night. Hudson’s Bay beat the Jacks 70-39. The Toledo boys beat Chief Leschi 65-48…..In girls hoops, Woodland downed Hudson’s Bay 78-36 and Ilwaco beat Wahkiakum 58-46. Tonight, Castle Rock is at Toledo (7 pm) and Rainier is at Toutle Lake (5:45 pm)…..The wrestling season begins tonight with R.A. Long hosting Castle Rock at 7 pm.
The Trail Blazers are back home after a 4-1 eastern road trip. Portland beat New York 103-91 as Damian Lillard scored 32. The Blazers host the Bucks Thursday night…..The Lower Columbia College women’s basketball team home opener is tonight at 6 pm, KLOG 5:55 pm. The Red Devils take on the Linn Benton Roadrunners at Myklebust Gym…..The boys high school hoop season gets underway tonight as R.A. Long takes on Hudson’s Bay in a 7 pm game in Vancouver. The Mark Morris boys host a Jamboree event at 6 pm…..The Woodland girls host Hudson’s Bay tonight at 7 pm…..Hisashi Iwakuma has signed a minor league deal with the Mariners and will be invited to spring training as he tries to come back from shoulder issues.
The Seahawks got it going in the second half and beat the 49’ers 24-13 yesterday. It was Seattle’s ninth straight win over the Niners. The Hawks host the Eagles in Sunday Night Football next weekend…..The Kalama Chinooks beat Napavine 20-13 Saturday to advance to the 2B football championship. The Nooks play Liberty Spangle at 4 pm Saturday at the Tacoma Dome…..Michigan State and Duke won the brackets at the PK80 tournament yesterday in Portland…..Spokane beat Everett to take the 31st Red Devil Classic. The host Red Devils rallied from 14 down to beat Olympic 92-86 for third place. Spencer Sweet was named all-tournament…..The Blazers take on the Knicks at Madison Square Garden today, KLOG 3:35 pm.
The Blazers are in Philadelphia to play the 76’ers tonight, KLOG 3:05 pm. Damian Lillard says he will play despite a sprained ankle…..The latest College Football Playoff rankings are out with Alabama #1, Miami #2, Clemson #3 and Oklahoma #4. The WSU Cougars are up a notch to #13 while the Huskies are #17. Despite that, UW is a 10 point favorite for Saturday’s 5 pm Apple Cup in Seattle…..The Seattle Sounders beat Houston 2-0 last night in the first game of the two-game Western Conference final. Game two will be November 30th in Seattle…..It’s an 80th birthday celebration for Nike founder Phil Knight through college basketball. The PK80 tournament begins tomorrow at Moda Center and the Memorial Coliseum…..The 31st Red Devil Classic begins Friday at LCC.
The Seahawks dug themselves out of a 14-0 deficit, but in the end Blair Walsh’s 52-yard FG attempt was three feet short as the Falcons beat Seattle 34-31 last night. The loss snapped the Hawks 11-game win streak on Monday Night Football…..The Blazers opened a four game road trip with a 100-92 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies. CJ McCollum scored 24 the lead the way. Portland plays at Philadelphia tomorrow night…..Plenty of college hoops around the Thanksgiving holiday including the PK80 event in Portland, the Maui Classic in Hawaii and the 31st Red Devil Classic beginning Friday at LCC. Last night, Georgia State beat Eastern Washington 68-50 in Las Vegas…..The Mariners announced that 12 of their 32 Spring Training games will be at night.