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Dante scores 18, Oregon holds off Arizona St. for 75-70 win

Feb. 05, 2023 00:59 AM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — N'Faly Dante scored 14 of his 18 points in the second half, Keeshawn Barthelemy added 15 points and Oregon blew most of a 12-point lead before beating Arizona State 75-70 Saturday night. Will Richardson added 14 points for Oregon. The Ducks...

No. 5 Arizona uses massive run to rout Oregon State 84-52

Feb. 05, 2023 00:41 AM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona got stuck in Oregon State's preferred pace, forced to grind out half-court possessions. A litany of whistles further bogged down the game. The Wildcats still managed to build a 14-point lead. Once the whistles subsided and the floor...

White, Johnson propel USC to 80-74 victory over Washington

Feb. 05, 2023 00:30 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tre White totaled 22 points, Kobe Johnson scored 21 and Southern California turned back Washington 80-74 on Saturday night. USC's fourth straight win was the 200th victory for coach Andy Enfield, who is in his 10th season with the Trojans. White...

No. 9 UCLA routs Washington State 76-52; 13-0 at home

Feb. 04, 2023 21:49 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Just over a week removed from a spirit-crushing loss to crosstown rival Southern California, UCLA gave itself an attitude check. Senior David Singleton gathered his teammates and reminded them that their time together is short. March is on the horizon and the...

Oregon brothers cut food waste and created the tater tot

Feb. 04, 2023 18:38 PM EST

ONTARIO, Ore. (AP) — When brothers Golden and Francis Nephi “Neef” Grigg began renting a frozen foods plant in the tiny Idaho border town of Ontario, Oregon, in 1949, they were hoping to expand their existing frozen corn business to include potatoes. Little did they know they’d taken the...

Pili, No. 7 Utah hold off Oregon State 75-73 in overtime

Feb. 04, 2023 00:41 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Alissa Pili scored 23 points and No. 7 Utah withstood a furious rally in a 75-73 overtime victory over Oregon State on Friday night. Trailing by three points with 0.4 seconds remaining in overtime, Oregon State’s Timea Gardiner was fouled on a 3-point...

Grand jury: 5 Salem cops justified in fatal shooting of man

Feb. 03, 2023 23:03 PM EST

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A Marion County grand jury has found five Salem police officers were justified in the fatal shooting of a man last month. The decision came Friday in the death of Michael Compton, 27, after hearing testimony from over a dozen witnesses and reviewing video...

Man surrenders after shots fired, standoff in Oregon

Feb. 03, 2023 17:42 PM EST

HOOD RIVER, Ore. (AP) — A man who allegedly fired gunshots Thursday in a busy area of Hood River and then barricaded himself in his house for hours is in custody, according to police. The man was safely taken into custody with the help of multiple agencies Thursday night, according...

Portland cop fired for leaking false allegations reinstated

Feb. 03, 2023 17:33 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A former Portland police officer and union leader has been reinstated to the force after he was fired last spring for leaking a false complaint about a city official, according to a report filed this week with the Oregon Employment Relations Board. Mayor Ted...

Oregon bill would ban lawmakers from hiring family as aides

Feb. 03, 2023 15:31 PM EST

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A bill introduced in the Oregon Legislature that would ban lawmakers from hiring family members as aides has sparked a debate about nepotism at the state Capitol. Under current law, public officials are barred from employing relatives unless they declare a...