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Whitworth defense Wraps Up 'Cats in 19-14 Win

Whitworth University used an explosive third quarter and a strong defensive effort to knock off 11th-ranked Linfield College in the Northwest Conference football opener for both schools on Saturday afternoon at Puryear Field in the Whitworth Pine Bowl.

Men Clinch Second Place in NWC Hoop Standings

With all five starters reaching double figures in points, 4th-ranked Whitworth held off visiting Linfield 86-75 on Friday night to clinch second place in the Northwest Conference men's basketball standings and the right to host a conference tournament semifinal next Thursday.