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Spokane Shock announce their 2020 roster

The Spokane Shock today announced the official roster of 2020. Training camp started on Saturday March 7 when 40 players arrived in Spokane to compete for 25 roster spots.

A step back from sports can give some a new perspective on its priority

With the sports world being put on hold, we continue our discussion on the changes that could mean to some people's mental health with no games to turn to as a distraction.  Today we talk with EWU professor Chadron Hazelbaker about the new perspective it could give us with a break from all sports.

WSU updates spring sports including the delay of Spring football

In alignment with the Pac-12 Conference and the recent guidelines put in place by Washington Governor Jay Inslee, the Washington State Department of Athletics will cancel all conference and non-conference competitions through the end of the academic year. This includes spring varsity sports that compete beyond the year and participation in all NCAA tournaments and competitions.

Idaho shuts down football Spring Game

Idaho football's spring game has officially been canceled. In light of the current steps being taken with events across the world, Idaho football will follow suit as a precautionary measure to ensure the safety of its student-athletes, coaches and fans. 

The NCAA is canceling March Madness

[Breaking news update, published at 4:24 p.m. ET] The NCAA announced Thursday it is canceling March Madness, the men's Division 1 basketball tournament, and other winter and spring NCAA championships. [Previous story, published at 3:49 p.m. ET] Five-time national champion…

Vandal women advance to Big Sky championship game

The Idaho Vandals women's basketball team defeated Idaho State, 66-51, on Wednesday evening. The Vandals' victory moved them into the Big Sky Championship Game which will be on Friday afternoon against the Montana State Bobcats. 

WSU announces new guidelines for home competitions

Following the decision earlier Wednesday by Washington State University to move in‑person classes to online formats following spring break, Washington State Athletics will implement new attendance protocols for all home athletic competitions until further notice. This move is being made to allow for increased social distancing in light of the spread of the COVID-19 illness in the state of Washington. 

NBA suspends season until further notice over coronavirus

The NBA has suspended its season “until further notice” after a Utah Jazz player tested positive for COVID-19, a move that came only hours after the majority of the league’s owners were leaning toward playing games without fans in arenas.