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Syracuse Talks Basketball Successor — Hopkins' Name Doesn't Come Up

Six years ago, Syracuse singled out Mike Hopkins as a seamless basketball coaching replacement for whenever Jim Boeheim stepped down. The long-time assistant coach became the man in waiting without any foreseeable competition. Hopkins left for the University of Washington, but that likely still didn't change that Syracuse employment agreement...
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Wenatchee Tops Eastmont in OT

Despite the pandemic messing with the schedule and high school basketball still being played AFTER graduation, Wenatchee and Eastmont saved the best for last last night as the Panthers edged the Wildcats in overtime…. 57-56 was the final score as Wenatchee senior Garrett long went off for 37-points and a...
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2 Semi Trucks Crash On Interstate 90 Near Snoqualmie

SNOQUALMIE, WA — Two semi-trucks crashed Tuesday morning in the Snoqualmie area, blocking two westbound lanes of Interstate 90, just east of State Route 18. A spokesperson for Washington State Patrol said injuries were minor, but photos showed significant damage to the front of both trucks. Drivers should expect some...
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UW Women's Basketball Team Adds 3rd Transfer from Texas

You can take the coach out of Texas, but you can't take the Texas basketball players away from her. Tina Langley, hired away from Rice to rebuild the University of Washington women's program, on Monday added a third transfer and potential starter to the roster from the Lone Star state in Baylor guard Trinity Oliver.
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Baylor guard to transfer to University of Washington

SEATTLE — The fourth of Baylor's four women's basketball transfers has found her new home. Monday, the University of Washington announced it had signed Baylor transfer guard Trinity Oliver for her final two years of eligibility, thanks to a blanket eligibility waiver from the NCAA for the 2020-21 season. Oliver...
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UW Basketball Team Will Enter South Dakota Tournament

The University of Washington basketball team, as it emerges from the ashes of a 5-21 season with primarily a new roster, has entered the Crossover Classic, which will be held on November 22-24. In Sioux Falls, South Dakota. At a place called the Sanford Pentagon. You've got to start somewhere.

Remembering Gregory A. Cherin, 1958-2021

Family and friends are remembering Greg Cherin and sharing this with his community:. Greg was a lifelong resident of West Seattle. He was the son of Eugene (Gene) and Marilyn (Jeannie) Cherin, attended Highland Park Elementary, Denny Middle School, and Chief Sealth High School. He graduated with a Business degree from the University of Washington in 1983.
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Daejon Davis and Langston Wilson Join the Husky Family

SEATTLE – University of Washington head coach Mike Hopkins has officially added graduate transfer Daejon Davis (Stanford) and JUCO standout Langston Wilson to the Husky Family, the program announced Monday. Both will be immediately eligible for the 2021-22 season. Daejon Davis | Grad Transfer | 6-3 | Guard | Seattle,...
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Sue Bird ties WNBA milestone as Seattle Storm blow out the Sun

The Seattle Storm are the team to beat in the WNBA. Seattle (10-2) blew out a shorthanded Connecticut Sun team (8-3) 89-66, as the Sun were missing Jonquel Jones who is playing for Bosnia and Herzegovina at EuroBasket. In 10 games, Jones has averaged 21.6 points and 10.4 rebounds. With...

Bellevue College’s Men’s Basketball Season Comes to a Close

The Bellevue College men’s basketball team marched into their final two games, both against Everett, in a coincidental clash to see who would take home the division title. The Bulldogs needed just one win to clinch it, but if they lost both, Everett would end the season on top. Bellevue...
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Prep Roundup: Spartan girls end season with wins

The Spartans saved their best for last. “I think we ended on a perfect note,” head coach Trent Adams said of the June 9 girls basketball game. "We probably played the best game of the year. The kids really played their heart out, fought for every loose ball, shared the ball well.”
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Baylor guard Trinity Oliver transfers to UW women’s basketball program

The Washington women’s basketball team has seemingly found a versatile guard with championship experience in Trinity Oliver. The 5-foot-9 junior is transferring to the Huskies after a three-year stint at Baylor. During her tenure, the Bears posted a 126-7 record, including 70-2 in Big 12 games and winning the 2019 NCAA tournament title.
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Scoreboard roundup — 6/13/21

(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events:. Milwaukee 107, Brooklyn 96 (Series tied 2-2) Phoenix 125, Denver 118 (Phoenix wins series 4-0) NY Islanders 2, Tampa Bay 1 (NY leads series 1-0) WOMEN’S NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION. Seattle 89, Connecticut 66. Atlanta 101, Washington 78. New York...
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3 takeaways from Auburn’s 64-49 win over Kent Meridian

The Auburn High School boys basketball team defeated visiting Kent-Meridian on Tuesday night, 64-49. Here are three takeaways from the Trojans’ win. Led by a strong group of sophomores during the 2019-20, Auburn burst onto the scene and advanced to the Class 4A state tournament. This season, the Trojans — now in 3A — aren’t sneaking up on anyone. But the weight of newfound expectation hasn’t hindered Auburn, which moved to 11-0 on the season with Tuesday night’s win.