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Williams, Washington State rally to beat Eastern Washington

Nov. 29, 2020 1:46 AM EST

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Noah Williams scored a career-high 19 points, grabbed eight rebounds, and made several big plays down the stretch to help Washington State beat Eastern Washington 71-68 on Saturday night. Williams hit a 3-pointer, stole a pass by Eastern Washington's Michael Meadows on the other end,...

Washington quarterback Dylan Morris drops back to pass against Utah during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Washington rallies from 21-point deficit, beats Utah 24-21

Nov. 29, 2020 12:32 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Elijah Molden saw Trent McDuffie pull in Utah’s final desperation throw and was overcome by a wave of excitement, jubilation and relief. After a miserable first half, Molden and his teammates pulled off one of the biggest comebacks in Washington’s history. “I was...

FILE - Colorado Gov. Jared Polis speaks during a news conference about the state's response to the rapid increase in COVID-19 cases, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020, in Denver.  Faulting inaction in Washington, governors and state lawmakers are racing to get needed pandemic relief to small businesses, the unemployed, renters and others affected by the widening coronavirus outbreak.   (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

With no action by Washington, states race to offer virus aid

Nov. 28, 2020 8:38 PM EST

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Faulting inaction in Washington, governors and state lawmakers are racing to get pandemic relief to small-business owners, the unemployed, renters and others whose livelihoods have been upended by the widening coronavirus outbreak. In some cases, elected officials are spending the...

Seahawks get Carson, Pocic, Griffin back to face Eagles

Nov. 28, 2020 5:14 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks will have starting running back Chris Carson, center Ethan Pocic and cornerback Shaquill Griffin back from injuries for Monday night’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Seattle coach Pete Carroll said Saturday all three made it through the week of...

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) warms up before an NFL football game against the Las Vegas Raiders, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Mahomes vs. Brady spices up Thanksgiving holiday week

Nov. 28, 2020 10:59 AM EST

Andy Reid knows quarterbacks. So does Jon Gruden. And Sean Payton. For years, these elite NFL coaches have praised the performances of Tom Brady, Mr. Six Rings. And they do the same now with Patrick Mahomes, the NFL's biggest playmaker. On Sunday, in a matchup that fits prime time but wasn't one CBS was about to...

California's Slater Zellers sits on the field after Stanford blocked an extra-point kick during the second half of an NCAA college football game Friday, Nov. 27, 2020, in Berkeley, Calif. (AP Photo/Jed Jacobsohn)

Stanford takes back Axe trophy, beats Cal 24-23 in Big Game

Nov. 27, 2020 9:06 PM EST

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Stanford players danced, hooted and hollered on California's home turf in Memorial Stadium. The Cardinal came together and posed for a group photo in front of card stunts in the bleachers above featuring a message “Our axe” that came from the opposing side. They...

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Carlos Dunlap (43) sacks Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1), late in the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 28-21. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)

Trade for Carlos Dunlap already paying off for Seahawks

Nov. 27, 2020 5:49 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Carlos Dunlap was quick to dismiss the idea that his arrival suddenly solved the problems the Seattle Seahawks had on their defensive front. Consider it Dunlap’s way of deflecting recognition when there is pretty solid evidence that his addition to the Seahawks' defensive line...

Washington coach Jimmy Lake talks with field judge Todd Migchelbrink during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Unexpected Pac-12 matchup as Utah travels to Washington

Nov. 27, 2020 2:22 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — What was supposed to be a trip to the desert for Utah and a rare Sunday game turned into a Saturday afternoon matchup in the Pacific Northwest. What was supposed to be Washington's trip to the chilly Palouse on a short week to face its in-state rival instead became an unexpected extra home...

Seattle's Russell Wilson looks to improve to 6-0 vs Eagles

Nov. 27, 2020 10:43 AM EST

SEATTLE (7-3) at PHILADELPHIA (3-6-1) Monday, 8:15 p.m. ET, ESPN OPENING LINE - Seahawks by 5 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Seahawks 6-4, Eagles 3-7 SERIES RECORD - Seahawks lead 11-7 LAST MEETING - Seahawks beat Eagles 17-9 on Jan. 5 in NFC wild-card game,at Philadelphia. LAST WEEK - Seahawks beat Cardinals 28-21; Eagles...

Southern California head coach Clay Helton looks on following an NCAA college football game against Utah Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Colorado-USC canceled by COVID cases; Buffs book SDSU

Nov. 26, 2020 9:26 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — No. 19 Southern California’s scheduled home game Saturday against unbeaten Colorado has been canceled due to positive COVID-19 tests for the Trojans. Colorado (2-0) immediately booked a replacement game against San Diego State in Boulder on Saturday afternoon. In a statement...