Here’s the transcript of a phone interview Sunday night between pool reporter Tim Booth of the Associated Press and Al Riveron, senior vice president of officiating, who leads the video review team in New York, regarding the final two Seahawks offensive plays in the 49ers’ 26-21 win at the Clink.
Author: SPNW Staff
Washington State was eager to erase the taste of a seventh consecutive Apple Cup loss to Washington. Turns out that cheese wasn’t much of a palate cleanser. In the few times they had the ball, the Cougars didn’t do much with it, falling 31-21 (box) to the Air Force Academy at the Cheez-It Bowl at
Huskies offensive linemen Trey Adams and Nick Harris were named for the second year in a row to the Pac-12 all-conference first team, joining three first-time teammates.
The bi-coastal relationship continues to flourish: Toronto FC vs. the Sounders on a third date at the MLS Cup. This time it’s at Seattle’s place. Toronto, the Eastern Conference’s No. 4 seed, secured the tickets to the title match Wednesday with a 2-1 win over homestanding Atlanta United, the No. 2 seed and defending MLS
Seventh-seeded Dallas gave the Sounders all they could handle, but Jordan Morris’s final of three goals gave Seattle a 4-3 triumph in overtime in the MLS playoff opener.
Despite the almost total loss of sight in one eye, Bob Schloredt led the Washington Huskies to Rose Bowl wins after the 1959 and 1960 seasons, and was a two-time MVP.
Felix Hernandez has a strained lat, which will keep the one-time ace out for four to six weeks. He’s one of four pitchers on the injured list with muscle strains.
The NFL has booked the Seahawks for four prime-time games in a row (five total) around a Nov. 18 bye. They also have four road games starting at 10 a.m. PT.
Matisse Thybulle was all over the court for the Huskies this season and is now all over the post-season trophies, winning a second defender of the year award.
In a time when giants dominated the NBA, Hall of Famer Jack Sikma turned to face his Sonics foes with a unique jump shot that “drove them nuts,” he said.