More discussion of a rivalry that isn’t quite what it used to be. On to the links.
— First, here’s our advance of tonight’s game between Washington and Washington State (7:30 p.m., Pac-12 Networks).
— Also, some additional quotes from Lorenzo Romar.
— Adam Lewis of Sportspress Northwest writes more about the ho-hum feel of the rivalry this season.
— WSU coach Ken Bone appeared on KJR 950 AM with Mitch Levy yesterday morning, and gave a pretty candid interview.
— Greg Bishop of Sports Illustrated with a Q-and-A with UW football coach Chris Petersen.
In Pac-12 action last night …
— Oregon escaped with a double-overtime victory over UCLA, 87-83, even after the Bruins made a 3-pointer at the buzzer in regulation to force overtime. UCLA played without Jordan Adams and Kyle Anderson, who were each suspended for a violation of team rules. Oregon improved to 19-8 and 7-8 in Pac-12 play.
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