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Oregon wrestler wins state title; grandfather dies in stands

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon high school wrestler on his way to a state title defeated an opponent and then ran into the stands where his grandfather had suffered a fatal heart attack.

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Oregon beats Stanford 73-70, clinches bye in Pac-12 tourney

Oregon's Dwayne Benjamin (0) dunks over Stanford's Reid Travis during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Stanford, Calif., Sunday, March 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Stanford coach Johnny Dawkins pointed to Oregon junior forward Elgin Cook as the primary reason the Ducks came out ahead in an important Pac-12 Conference game Sunday.

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Blazers come from behind for 115-112 win over Thunder

A mark is visible on the right cheek of Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook where he was kneed in the face by teammate guard Andre Roberson in the final seconds of an NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers in Portland, Ore., Friday, Feb. 27, 2015.  Westbrook scored 40 points as the Trail Blazers won 115-112.  Westbrook would not talk with media afterward and his condition is unknown. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — After the Portland Trail Blazers overcame Russell Westbrook’s third straight triple-double, Damian Lillard sensed his team was recapturing its form of earlier this season.

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No. 19 Stanford women defeat No. 7 Oregon State 69-58

Oregon State coach Scott Rueck watches from the bench during the first half of an NCAA basketball game against Stanford  in Corvallis, Ore., Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Stanford played an unusual role — at least for the Cardinal — against No. 7 Oregon State: Spoiler.

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Matthews scores 31, Blazers beat slumping Spurs 111-95

Portland Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews reacts after sinking a 3-point shot during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the San Antonio Spurs in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015.  Matthews led the Trail Blazers in scoring with 31 points as they won 111-95. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Wesley Matthews and the Portland Trail Blazers hope they put their recent fourth-quarter woes behind them Wednesday night.

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