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Portland State dismisses football coach Burton

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland State has fired coach Nigel Burton after a 3-9 record this season.

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Blazers beat Celtics, extend win streak to 7

Portland Trail Blazers' Robin Lopez (42) fouls Boston Celtics' Tyler Zeller, center, in the second quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BOSTON (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge likes the attitude the Portland Trail Blazers have during this winning streak.

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Blazers rout short-handed Bulls 105-87

Chicago Bulls guard Aaron Brooks, right, defends Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Friday, Nov. 21, 2014.(AP Photo/Don Ryan)

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Injuries and a scuffle overshadowed another strong effort by Portland’s Damian Lillard.

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Eastern Washington races past Portland St. 56-34

Eastern Washington running back Jabari Wilson (2) scores against Portland State during an NCAA college football game Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/The Oregonian, Thomas Boyd)

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jabari Wilson rushed for three touchdowns and Vernon Adams Jr. passed for 309 yards and two more as Eastern Washington scored six TDs after halftime, defeating Portland State 56-34 Friday night and winning its third-straight Big Sky Conference championship.

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