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Sports No. 16 Washington tops No. 15 Oklahoma 69-67 No. 16 Washington tops No. 15 Oklahoma 69-67
Jernard Jarreau scored 12 points, and No. 16 Washington held on for a 69-67 victory over No. 15 Oklahoma on Saturday night at the MGM Grand Showcase.
Sports No. 8 Gonzaga beats Cal Poly in Battle in Seattle No. 8 Gonzaga beats Cal Poly in Battle in Seattle
Kevin Pangos scored 11 of his 16 points in the second half, and No. 8 Gonzaga struggled to shake pesky Cal Poly before pulling away for a 63-50 win on Saturday night.

Mariners

Mariners AP: Kendrys Morales, Royals reach $17M, 2-year deal
The Kansas City Royals and veteran slugger Kendrys Morales agreed to a $17 million, two-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told the Associated Press on Thursday.
Mariners Shopping frenzy: Mariners Toy Spree (Video)
The staff at Toys R Us in Bellevue is likely still stocking shelves Wednesday after a huge, pre-dawn shopping spree.

The store opened up for Toys for Kids, a non-profit that buys presents for kids served through local homeless and other charitable groups.

Seahawks

Seahawks Seahawks sign Cliff Avril to 4-year extension
The Seattle Seahawks are continuing efforts to keep core players from reaching free agency, signing defensive end Cliff Avril to a four-year extension on Friday worth up to $28.5 million.

Sounders

Seattle Sounders FC Sounders ousted from playoffs despite 2-1 win against LA
Clint Dempsey had a goal and assist in the first half to give Seattle the lead, but Juninho's tiebreaking road goal early in the second half sent the Los Angeles Galaxy to the MLS Cup final for the ninth time in franchise history after their Western Conference championship with the Seattle Sounders ended 2-2 on aggregate.

Storm

Storm Lauren Jackson pulls out of worlds due to injury
Basketball Australia says Seattle Storm star Lauren Jackson has withdrawn from the world championships later this month to undertake further rehabilitation for her knee injury.

College

Little Heroes

Sports Tiebreakers and scenarios take center stage Tiebreakers and scenarios take center stage
Already in are AFC division winners Denver (West), New England (East) and Indianapolis (South). Arizona owns at least a wild-card spot in the NFC and will take the West title by beating Seattle on Sunday.
Sports Cardinals to rely on defense more than ever Cardinals to rely on defense more than ever
Defense has been the backbone of the Arizona Cardinals in their 11-win season. That will be even more the case when they meet the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night.
Sports Seahawks sign K.J. Wright to 4-year extension Seahawks sign K.J. Wright to 4-year extension
The Seattle Seahawks have signed linebacker K.J. Wright to a four-year contract extension, keeping one of their key defensive players from reaching free agency.
Sports 49ers' Harbaugh mum on reported offer 49ers' Harbaugh mum on reported offer
49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is declining to respond to reports that he is weighing an offer from Michigan to become the new football coach at his alma mater.
Sports No. 16 Washington routs Grambling State 86-38 No. 16 Washington routs Grambling State 86-38
In previous seasons when Washington was playing lesser competition and was clearly the more dominant side, coach Lorenzo Romar would invariably burn a timeout at some point to remind and refocus his team.
Sports Arizona turns to little-known QB for biggest game Arizona turns to little-known QB for biggest game
Arizona coach Bruce Arians cut quarterback Ryan Lindley at the end of the preseason. Now he's put the offense in Lindley's hands in the biggest game of the Cardinals' season.
Sports Huskies land 3 on AP All-American 1st team Huskies land 3 on AP All-American 1st team
Shaq Thompson, Danny Shelton and Hau'oli Kikaha walked off the practice field Tuesday chatting about the history the Washington trio had made.