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Skyhawks Scoreboard: Fort Lewis basketball up to No. 11

Tuesday’s rankings were nice, but Wednesday’s are more important, and all focus is on Friday. The Fort Lewis College men’s basketball team moved up one spot to No. 11 in the latest National...

DATE: Feb. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Colorado delays approval of coach Mike MacIntyre’s extension

BOULDER – Football coach Mike MacIntyre’s $16.25 million contract extension is being held up as the University of Colorado looks into his handling of domestic abuse allegations levied against a...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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UConn still No. 1 in women’s AP poll

NEW YORK — UConn continues its run at No. 1 in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll while Drake earns its first ranking since 2001. The Huskies have won 99 consecutive games and remain the...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Blaylock’s flight to the Fort Lewis Skyhawks

When Fort Lewis College star basketball guard Joshua Blaylock was a student at Lancaster High School in California, he took a class called “Fulfilling Your Potential.” The class was taught by his...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Gonzaga, Villanova, Kansas still AP’s top 3

Gonzaga is No. 1 for the third straight week in The Associated Press college basketball poll. The Zags (26-0), the lone unbeaten team in Division I, received 60 first-place votes from the 65-member...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis’ Briana Clah, Brandon Wilson earn RMAC Player of the Week awards

The Fort Lewis College men’s and women’s basketball teams were a perfect 4-0 over the weekend against Western State and Colorado Mesa. On Monday, the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference rewarded two...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis begins softball opens season at West Texas

The Fort Lewis College softball team got thrown right into the fire over the weekend to start its season. The Skyhawks played five games in two days at the West Texas A&M Invitational in Canyon,...

DATE: Feb. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis men beat Colorado Mesa, win 30th in a row at home

When head coach Bob Pietrack and associate head coach Daniel Steffensen took the coaching reins at Fort Lewis College, nobody would have expected what would happen inside Whalen Gymnasium. The...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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No. 1 Gonzaga passes toughest test against No. 20 Saint Mary’s

MORAGA, Calif. – Przemek Karnowski scored 19 points and No. 1 Gonzaga survived its toughest remaining obstacle to an undefeated regular season by beating No. 20 Saint Mary’s 74-64 on Saturday...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis women put the clamps on Colorado Mesa

The incredible defensive performance that led the Fort Lewis women’s basketball team to victory Friday against Western State carried into the matchup Saturday against a much better Colorado Mesa...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Syracuse’s Carrier Dome success bolstering NCAA resume

RALEIGH, N.C. – Syracuse entered January looking headed to a season of disappointment and possibly missing the NCAA Tournament a year after an unexpected Final Four run. A bit of homecourt success...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis men waste no time in blowout of Western State

The 29th consecutive home win for Fort Lewis College was nearly over before it even started. It took 2½ minutes for the 12th-ranked Skyhawks (21-3, 16-2 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference) to take...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports