Gonzaga advanced in the NCAA basketball tournament with a 68-52 win over Seton Hall. The Zags play Utah tomorrow for a trip to the Sweet 16. Today, Oregon State takes on VCU and the Oregon Ducks play Holy Cross…..The Spurs are 34-0 at home this season after a 118-110 win over the Blazers. Portland is at New Orleans tonight, KLOG 4:05 pm…..Mark Morris defeated Kelso 8-6 in prep baseball yesterday. R.A. Long is at Clatskanie this afternoon…..Kelso rallied for a nine inning 5-4 softball win over Woodland. R.A. Long beat Camas 12-5. The Jills host Astoria today…..Today’s LCC softball home opener was cancelled by Linfield. The Devils play at a tournament in Salmon Creek this weekend…..The 39th Rotary Relays are tomorrow at Longview Memorial Stadium.
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Gonzaga takes on Seton Hall tonight at 6:57 pm in Denver, the last of the 16 game slate of NCAA March Madness action today…..The Trail Blazers are looking to be the first team to beat the Spurs in San Antonio this season, KLOG today at 4:05 pm…..Kelso hosts Mark Morris in prep baseball today, 4 pm at Rister Stadium. Yesterday R.A. Long got a game winning 8th inning RBI double from Andrew Walling in a 2-1 Lumberjack win at Astoria…..Kelso beat Heritage 15-2 in softball yesterday. The Lassies are at Woodland today and R.A. Long visits Camas…..The Jacks beat Kelso 4-1 in boys soccer last night…..Centralia defeated MMM 5-1 in girls tennis…..Kelso hosts MM in girls golf today at Three Rivers. Mark Morris takes on Heritage at Club Green Meadows.
The Huskies outscored Long Beach State 107-104 in a first round NIT game last night. Dejounte Murray scored 30 as the Dawgs will play at San Diego State on Monday…..The top senior high school basketball players got together at LCC last night. In the girls game, the Red beat the White 81-71 as Madi Crews and Sam Woodley were the MVP’s. In the boys game, the White beat the Red 117-114 as Derek Jarrett and Kaleb Poquette were the MVP’s…..The Mariners and Angels ended in a 4-4 tie yesterday. The M’s play the Giants today, KLOG delayed at 7:00 pm…..Prep baseball could be a go today including Tumwater at Mark Morris and R.A. Long at Astoria…..In softball, Kelso is at Heritage…..In boys soccer tonight, Kelso hosts RAL at 7 pm.
Oklahoma City defeated Portland 128-94 last night, the Blazers fifth loss in seven games…..The NIT begins tonight including the Washington Huskies hosting Long Beach State at 6 pm…..The Lower Columbia Area Senior All-Star Games are tonight at LCC. The girls game begins at 6 pm followed by the boys game at 7:45 pm…..The Mariners lost both split squad games yesterday, 6-4 to the Rockies and 8-3 to the Diamondbacks. Seattle plays the Angels today in Tempe…..The George Fox at LCC college baseball games today have been cancelled…..In boys soccer, Mark Morris edged Kelso 2-1 and Heritage got by R.A. Long 2-1…..The Kelso track teams will host Evergreen and Toutle Lake today at 3:30 pm…..The Kelso girls golf team beat MM 218-222. Molly Moroney led Kelso with a 49.
The Oregon Ducks are a #1 seed for the first time in the NCAA basketball tournament. The Ducks will play either Southern or Holy Cross Friday in Spokane. Oregon State is in for the first time in 26 years as the Beavers play VCU Friday in Oklahoma City. The Huskies will settle for the NIT where they will host Long Beach State tomorrow night…..The Spokane men and Lane women won NWAC titles last night. Wenatchee Valley beat the LCC women 74-60 on the final day as the Red Devils took 5th place…..The Reds beat the Mariners 5-3 in Spring Training action on Sunday. Felix Hernandez will pitch for the M’s today against Colorado, KLOG 1:00 pm…..The Trail Blazers are in Oklahoma City for a game with the Thunder tonight, KLOG 4:05 pm.
Gonzaga defeated St. Mary’s 85-75 in the final of the WCC tournament in Las Vegas. The Zags are going to the NCAA Tournament for the 18th straight year…..The Pac-12 tournament begins today with Washington against Stanford, KLOG 11:30 am. WSU plays Colorado at 2:40 pm…..The Trail Blazers needed overtime to beat Washington 116-109 last night. Damian Lillard had 41 to lead the Blazers…..ESPN is reporting that Bruce Irvin has agreed to a three-year contract with the Oakland Raiders, leaving the Seahawks after four seasons…..The Cleveland Indians held off the Mariners 4-3 in Spring Training ball yesterday. The M’s take on the Kansas City Royals today in Peoria…..The Cowlitz Black Bears announced they will host the WCL All-Star game July 19th at Story Field.
Gonzaga defeated BYU 88-84 last night to advance to the WCC tournament championship game against St. Mary’s tonight. Kyle Wiltjer had 29 to lead the Zags who need a win tonight to advance to an 18th straight NCAA tournament…..The Blazers host the Washington Wizards tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm. Portland will be trying to snap a three game losing streak…..The Seahawks have signed DT Athyba Rubin to a new contract, keeping him in the fold. Six Seattle starters hit the open market tomorrow…..The Mariners rallied late but it fell short in a 10-8 loss to the Diamondbacks yesterday. The M’s will take on the Cleveland Indians today…..As Columbia River HS gets set to play at the 2A division next fall, The Columbian reports Christian Swain has been hired as the new football coach.
The Pistons handed Portland a third straight loss 123-103 last night. The Blazers return home to play the Wizards tomorrow night…..Gonzaga and BYU meet in the WCC semi-finals tonight in Las Vegas…..Columbia Basin upset the LCC men 63-53 Saturday in the NWAC Championships first round. The Devils season ends at 20-9. The LCC women advanced to the Final 8 with a 62-48 victory over Chemeketa. The Devils play Spokane Thursday at 12 pm in Everett…..Jessica Gibson hit .600 with two homers to lead the LCC softball team to a 3-1 record at the season opening tourney in Lacey…..The LCC baseball team opened the season with six straight wins over the weekend. The Devils took five straight from Skagit Valley and then downed Linn Benton 5-2 yesterday.
The Mark Morris girls will try and stay alive at the 2A Final 8 when they play Black Hills today, FM 101.5 The Wave at 10:15 am. Ellensburg beat MM 36-23 yesterday. Also, the Kalama boys beat Cashmere to advance to the semi-finals against Freeman at 3:45 pm. The Wahkiakum girls also beat Colfax to advance to a semi-final versus Napavine at 3:45 pm…..The LCC hoops teams are ready for home playoff games tomorrow with the women at 3 pm and the men at 5 pm…..The Blazers are at Toronto tonight, KLOG 3:35 pm…..The Mariners beat San Diego 6-5 yesterday. The M’s and Brewers play today, KLOG 12:00 pm…..The LCC baseball team hosts Skagit Valley at 4 pm today. The teams will play two at 1 pm tomorrow. There are three games at Story Field Sunday also.
The Boston Celtics got 30 points from former UW star Isaiah Thomas in a 116-93 win over Portland. The Blazers play at Toronto tomorrow…..Andrew Andrews scored 47 points to lead the Huskies over WSU 99-91 last night…..The WIAA State Final-8 is underway in Yakima and Spokane. The Mark Morris girls play Ellensburg at 12:15 pm today, 12:00 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave. The Woodland boys take on Clarkston in the 2A tourney at 3:45 pm……The Mariners opened Spring Training with a 7-0 victory over San Diego. Chris Iannetta, Franklin Gutierrez and Stefan Romero hit homers and seven Mariner pitchers combined for the shutout. The M’s and Padres play again today, KLOG 12:00 pm.