College Sports


Oregon tops Delaware State 83-70

With his team struggling to take off quickly through its first 10 games, Oregon coach Dana Altman opted for a different starting crew and signaled that change may be his new normal.

Cal beats Eastern Washington 78-67 for seventh straight win

Cuonzo Martin wasn’t expecting much out of forward Christian Behrens when he first took over as California’s coach in the spring.

Boise State sets school mark in 77-33 win

Derrick Marks scored 17 points, and Boise State set a school record for fewest points allowed in a game in a 77-33 win over Abilene Christian in a Las Vegas Classic game on Saturday.

Ducks CB Ekpre-Olomu to miss playoff

Oregon coach Mark Helfrich confirmed Thursday that the third-ranked Ducks will be without star cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu when they face Jameis Winston and Florida State in their playoff game Jan. 1.

Idaho coasts to win over lower-division Walla Walla

Connor Hill scored 19 points, hitting 5 of 7 from 3-point range, to help propel Idaho to an 86-39 win over Walla Walla University on Thursday night.

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Porter takes his shot at WWCC

Gabe Porter has always been a shooter — now he’s expanding his game.

Dawgs demolish Grambling State, 86-38

UW’s 48-point margin of victory is the eighth-largest for the Huskies since 1950.

Fresh talent has Zags soaring

When Mark Few was done hitting the “Add to Cart” button in assembling this year’s Gonzaga basketball roster, he began giving consideration to the game’s old, intractable math:

Cougars add defensive duo

The WSU football team brings in a pair of four-star junior college recruits.

UW trio named first-team All-Americans

Danny Shelton, Hau’oli Kikaha and Shaq Thompson each earn first-team All-America honors.

Whitman’s Revere earns spot on National Ultimate Frisbee team

Whitman College student Claire Revere was selected by USA Ultimate — the United States’ national governing body for the sport of ultimate Frisbee — for a spot on the elite National Team.

Zags manhandle Texas Southern

Gonzaga gets a break from Pac-12 foes, but doesn’t let up on the gas with a 94-54 rout of the Tigers Monday night.

Like father, like son for Beavers’ Payton

Gary Payton II joins his father as the only players in Oregon State history to have triple-doubles Monday.

Adams finishes second for Payton Award

EWU junior QB Vernon Adams Jr. finishes behind Villanova’s John Robertson for the Walter Payton Award.

Fresno, Calif. DL McCoy commits to Washington

Ricky McCoy, a senior defensive lineman from Roosevelt High in Fresno, Calif., announced his commitment to the Washington football team on Monday. He had previously made a verbal commitment to Arizona.