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No. 19 Arizona State outlasts No. 10 Oregon State in 2 OTs

Jan. 20, 2019 9:37 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — The postgame celebration had to wait after Arizona State's first win over a Top-10 opponent in five tries this season. The 19th-ranked Sun Devils hastily packed their bags after they outlasted No. 10 Oregon State 79-76 in double overtime on Sunday. The extra time on the court put...

Ionescu, No. 5 Oregon women race past Arizona 93-60

Jan. 20, 2019 6:57 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — It took Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu until the third quarter to make her first field goal against Arizona. Not that it mattered, with Satou Sabally and the rest of the Ducks on the attack. Ionescu posted her NCAA-record 16th career triple-double, and Sabally scored 18 of her 25 points in a...

Deputies shoot man after he kills 4, including baby daughter

Jan. 20, 2019 4:09 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A rural Oregon man killed four members of his family at the home they shared and was shot by sheriff's deputies as he tried to kill a girl, authorities said. Mark Leo Gregory Gago, 42, killed his parents, his girlfriend and their infant daughter Saturday night before deputies shot...

The Latest: Man blamed in family killing had weapons arrest

Jan. 20, 2019 4:06 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on an Oregon shooting that left five family members dead. (all times local): 1:05 p.m. An Oregon man suspected of killing four family members was arrested in August on a weapons charge. Sgt. Brian Jensen of the Clackamas County Sheriff's office says by email that Mark Gago...

2 pedestrians struck by van in Hillsboro; woman killed

Jan. 20, 2019 12:07 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police in Hillsboro say two pedestrians were struck by a van and one died of her injuries. KOIN-TV reports the crash occurred at 7:40 p.m. Saturday. Police say a man and woman crossed a road as a white van stopped at a stop sign. The van made a left turn and struck both pedestrians....

No. 5 Gonzaga wins 9th straight, beating Portland 89-66

Jan. 20, 2019 1:15 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Rui Hachimura said it felt like Gonzaga was a bit hurried in the first half against struggling Portland before settling down for a more typical Bulldog win. "Before the second half, we talked about passing more and using our teammates. I think the second half we did pretty well with...

Balanced Sun Devils use big outburst to beat Ducks 78-64

Jan. 20, 2019 1:11 AM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State ran away from Oregon with a 19-0 second-half run, and the unquestioned highlight was a monster dunk by Zylan Cheatham over the Ducks' Kenny Wooten. "He's an elite shot-blocker," Cheatham said, "so I wasn't going to be on the other side of SportsCenter. It was pretty much...

Williams scores 20, Arizona beats Oregon State 82-71

Jan. 19, 2019 10:13 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona center Chase Jeter writhed in agony after landing square on his back before gingerly walking to the locker room. Four minutes into the game, the Wildcats were without their lone big man, unsure how badly he was injured. Arizona's players collectively picked up the slack by...

Portland police arrests man in lawyer's cold-case murder

Jan. 19, 2019 4:22 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say they've arrested a man in the decade-old murder of a public defender in Portland. The Portland Police Bureau said Saturday that 28-year-old Christopher Alexander Williamson was taken into custody on Friday for the death of Nancy Bergeson, a prominent lawyer. It's...

Portland babysitter gets 16 years for sexually abusing girls

Jan. 19, 2019 10:25 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A babysitter who raped or molested two young sisters has been sentenced to 16 years in prison. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports 24-year-old Zachary Turner of Portland was sentenced Friday in Multnomah County Circuit Court. Turner started babysitting the girls when they were both...