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Archives: June 2013


Pac-12, Big Ten reach deals to play in Kraft Fight Hunger and Holiday Bowls

The Holiday Bowl in San Diego has reached a six-year deal with the Big Ten and Pac-12 to participate in its bowl, the bowl announced Monday. The Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl, which will now be in Santa Clara in the 49ers’ new stadium, also announced a six-year deal with the two conferences. In addition, the Sun Bowl just announced a six-year deal with the conference to keep a Pac-12 team coming to El Paso each winter.

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A full primer for today’s basketball alumni event

Washington’s first basketball alumni event is set for today. We’ll have a bunch of video and interviews afterward here on the blog. Here’s a primer for the event:

PRE-2009 TEAM        
Player Pos. Ht. Years Hometown/Current team
Brandon Burmeister G 6-foot-4 2005-09 Mercer Island
Will Conroy G 6-foot-2 2002-05 Seattle
Hans Gasser F 6-foot-9 2004-07 Issaquah
Spencer Hawes F 7-foot 2007 Philadelphia 76ers
Mike Jensen F 6-foot-8 2003-06 Kent
Bobby Jones F 6-foot-7 2003-06 Compton, Calif./Virtus Roma (Italy)
Nate Robinson G 5-foot-9 2003-05 Seattle/Chicago Bulls*
Brandon Roy G 6-foot-6 2003-06 Seattle/Minnesota Timberwolves**

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