College sports



LACEY, Wash. — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball picked up a pair of conference wins, beating Seattle Pacific 76-74 on Thursday and Saint Martin’s 80-67 on Saturday. Tanner Omlid led the Wolves to the win over Seattle Pacific. Omlid had a career-high 34 points and recorded seven rebounds, three blocks and two steals.

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Men’s basketball splits matchups

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team defeated Central Washington 98-77 on Thursday before falling to Northwest Nazarene 64-59 on Saturday.

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Women's basketball picks up first road victory of the season

ARCATA, Calif. — Western Oregon’s women’s basketball team earned its first road win of the season after beating Humboldt State 69-60 on Saturday.

Dearing to retire June 30, 2017

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon executive director of intercollegiate athletics Barbara Dearing will retire on June 30, 2017.

WOU ROUNDUP: WOU wins GNAC-opener over Concordia

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team opened Great Northwest Athletic Conference play with an 80-70 win over Concordia on Nov. 29 in the team’s conference-opener.

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Be aggressive

Boschma, Miller find new attitude, leadership roles

MONMOUTH — It’s a change some might not even notice.

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Men’s basketball splits games

ST. GEORGE, Utah —Western Oregon’s men’s basketball split its two games at the Dixie State Classic. The Wolves defeated Westminster 65-58 on Friday before falling to Dixie State 78-73 on Saturday.

Wolves turn to new faces to lead

Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team has a new look this season and a big challenge — how to follow a team responsible for the most prolific season in program history.


Women’s basketball drops two in Chico

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Wolves hope clean start brings success

MONMOUTH — It took until Dec. 31, 2015, for Western Oregon’s women’s basketball team to earn its second win last season.

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Men’s basketball opens season with wins

FRESNO, Calif. — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball began the 2016-17 season with a pair of victories.

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COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: WOU shows fight against WWU

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s volleyball team has struggled in recent years. Since going 21-6 in 2012, the Wolves haven’t won more than 10 matches in a season.

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Football falls to Azusa Pacific

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s football team gained 424 yards, but failed to score any points on offense as the Wolves fell to Azusa Pacific 31-2 on Saturday.

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Ribich running away from competition

MONMOUTH — David Ribich has competed on big stages before. But Ribich, a junior cross-country runner at Western Oregon, hasn’t quite found a challenge like the one he had in high school.

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Wolves hold on to defeat Humboldt State

ARCATA, Calif. — Western Oregon’s football team build a 27-point lead before holding off Humboldt State 48-42 on Saturday evening.