Several media outlets are reporting point guard Jahmel Taylor, a senior at Pacific Hills High in Los Angeles, verbally committed to Washington...

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Several media outlets are reporting point guard Jahmel Taylor, a senior at Pacific Hills High in Los Angeles, verbally committed to Washington on Monday.

The 5-foot-11, 160-pound guard is rated a three-star recruit by Scout.com and Rivals.com. ESPN.com gave him two stars.

He had offers from Long Beach State, UC Santa Barbara and Fresno State.

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Hayley Hodgins scored 22 points and Eastern Washington earned a 68-56 victory at Portland State (9-8, 3-6) in a Big Sky women’s basketball game. Carrie Ojeda had 14 points and 11 rebounds for the Eagles (10-8, 6-3).

• Gonzaga’s Haiden Palmer was named WCC women’s basketball player of the week.

• Gonzaga pitcher/first baseman Marco Gonzales was named to Perfect Game’s preseason All-American first-team.

• Western Washington’s John Allen has been named the GNAC men’s basketball player of the week

• Western Washington’s Corinn Waltrip has been named the GNAC women’s basketball co-player of the week.

• Northwest University’s Michael Greene has been chosen the Cascade Collegiate Conference men’s basketball player of the week.

Compiled from sports-information departments.

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