Portland State and new coach Bruce Barnum will face two FBS opponents and five teams at home as part of an 11-game 2015 schedule announced on Thursday.
Jeff Gordon won the pole for the Kobalt 400 after setting a new track record in Friday's qualifying at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
"Beast Mode" is staying in Seattle.
The Texas Rangers signed left-handed pitcher Joe Beimel to a one-year contract on Friday.
Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade and forward Luol Deng will not play in Friday night's game against the Washington Wizards.
The Nashville Predators revealed on Friday that forward Eric Nystrom will miss approximately four weeks with a lower-body injury.