• Washington forward Marquese Chriss shoots bove Mount St. Mary's guard Charles Glover (12) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

    Chriss leads Washington to 100-67 rout of Mount St. Mary’s

    SEATTLE (AP) — Marquese Chriss scored 29 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Andrew Andrews added 20 points, and Washington followed up on its season-opening victory in China with a 100-67 win over Mount St. Mary’s on Thursday night in the Huskies home opener.

  • Gonzaga's Josh Perkins (13) takes a shot while defended by during Northern Arizona's Marcus DeBerry during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, in Spokane, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

    Sabonis, Wiltjer lead No. 10 Gonzaga over N. Arizona 91-52

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Domantas Sabonis hurt his back in Gonzaga’s exhibition game against Eastern Oregon, and then saw the No. 10 Bulldogs’ regular season opener against Pittsburgh get canceled after one half because of a slippery court.

  • Promoted Smith getting thrown in immediately for Seattle

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Kevin Smith knows there are examples in Seattle of wide receivers graduating from the practice squad and eventually becoming major contributors on the active roster.

  • Von Hofe makes 7 3’s, Eastern Washington beats Seattle 76-70

    CHENEY, Wash. (AP) — Felix Von Hofe made seven of Eastern Washington’s 15 3-pointers and finished with a career-high 25 points to help the Eagles beat Seattle 76-70 on Wednesday.

  • In this Nov. 12, 2015 photo, Alan Durning, author of an initiative passed by Seattle voters that created the nation’s first voucher system for campaign contributions, poses for a photo in his office in Seattle while holding an artist's depiction of a possible design for the vouchers. Starting with city council and city attorney elections in 2017, and the mayor’s race in 2021, all registered Seattle voters will receive four $25 coupons which they can sign over to candidates for office that meet certain conditions. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

    Seattle gives cash to turn average Joe into political player

    SEATTLE (AP) — Many voters don’t have the money to donate to political candidates or don’t care enough to bother. But what if the government gave them $100 to dole out as they saw fit?