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'I might not be here': How Austin Reaves' older brother made the Sooners guard the player he is today

NORMAN — Austin Reaves wasn’t very interested in basketball when he was in seventh grade. He was playing on the freshman team...

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Buggs, Hawaii beat UC Santa Barbara 70-63

HONOLULU (AP) — Drew Buggs scored 12 points and tied his career high with 12 assists, Zigmars Raimo and Justin Webster combined...

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Tillie leads No. 1 Gonzaga past BYU 92-69.

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The consistent roar of the crowd caught the attention of Killian Tillie.It was then that he realized how...

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Boise St. rallies from 19 down, beats Utah State 88-83 in OT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Justinian Jessup forced a turnover and scored with 1.9 seconds left to send the game into overtime as Boise...

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Defense shines as UC Irvine tops UC Riverside 69-53

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Evan Leonard recorded 13 points as UC Irvine topped UC Riverside 69-53 on Saturday night.Brad Greene...

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Rodriguez scores 17 to carry San Diego over Portland 77-67

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jared Rodriguez came off the bench to tally 17 points to carry San Diego to a 77-67 win over Portland on...

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Golder scores 18 to carry Portland St. past Idaho St. 82-76

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Markus Golder registered 18 points as Portland State topped Idaho State 82-76 on Saturday night.Holland...

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Tillie powers No. 1 Gonzaga past BYU 92-69

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Killian Tillie had 22 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 1 Gonzaga beat BYU 92-69 on Saturday night for its...

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New Mexico St. beats Seattle 75-67, stays undefeated in WAC

SEATTLE (AP) — Ivan Aurrecoechea had 19 points and 11 rebounds and New Mexico State beat Seattle 75-67 on Saturday night to...

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Arizona State pulls away to beat Utah 83-64

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley turned several shades of red during the course of a game the Sun Devils...

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Wertz scores 31 to carry Santa Clara over Pacific 84-80

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Trey Wertz had a season-high 31 points as Santa Clara won its 15th consecutive home game, holding on...

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Johnson, No. 11 Louisville earn win at No. 3 Duke 79-73

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Louisville's big lead was all but gone, leaving the 11th-ranked Cardinals clinging to a slim margin while...

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Perry, Carter lead Mississippi State over Georgia 91-59

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Reggie Perry and Tyson Carter combined for 40 points to lead Mississippi State to an easy 91-59...

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Virginia snaps 3-game skid with 63-58 win over Georgia Tech

ATLANTA (AP) — Still a far cry from its national championship form, Virginia showed it hasn't forgotten how to grind out a...

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Braxton leads St. Francis (Pa.) over Sacred Heart 72-65

LORETTA, Pa. (AP) — Keith Braxton had 24 points and 10 rebounds as St. Francis (Pa.) defeated Sacred Heart 72-65 on Saturday...

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No. 2 Baylor women Big 12-record 45th straight league win

WACO, Texas (AP) — No. 2 Baylor goes much deeper than its starting five, and coach Kim Mulkey is getting more confident in...

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Tiano leads National to 30-20 win in NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Nick Tiano realizes he might have limited chances to show scouts he deserves a chance in the NFL. On...

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Wetzell, No. 7 SDSU beat Nevada 68-55 to remain undefeated

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego State home basketball games are starting to feel like they did back in the Kawhi Leonard era, when a...

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Abilene Christian cruises past Southeastern Louisiana 76-55

ABILENE, Texas (AP) — Joe Pleasant registered 12 points and seven rebounds as Abilene Christian easily beat Southeastern...

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Indiana builds big second-half lead, beats Nebraska 82-74

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — It took a second-half spurt to build a 19-point lead and then tough defense during an eight-minute scoring...

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Smart scores 20, LSU beats Ole Miss to stay unbeaten in SEC

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — LSU guard Skylar Mays is not surprised the Tigers are the only unbeaten team in Southeastern Conference...

Can Steven Adams open up the Thunder's offense?

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Thunder general manager Sam Presti made the suggestion and the hairs stood up on the back of fans’ necks. As of now, the Thunder isn’t going to get shooting out of its centers. As of now. "But maybe we can push Steven into a development...

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Montana earns 1,000th home court win, holds off Idaho 67-63

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Jared Samuelson scored 23 points and Kyle Owens and Kendal Manuel each added two clutch free throws in...

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Nutall leads Sam Houston St. past Houston Baptist 95-75

HOUSTON (AP) — Zach Nutall had 23 points as Sam Houston State rolled past Houston Baptist 95-75 on Saturday night.Mark...

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USC completes rally to finish off Stanford 82-78 in OT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stanford was playing with a spring in its step Saturday, skipping into the halftime break with a 20-point...

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Shivers, Burns propel Southern past UAPB 75-56

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Ahsante Shivers tossed in 18 points and freshman Damiree Burns came off the bench to score 16 as...

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Pierson, Small lead Texas State past Louisiana-Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Nijal Pearson scored 18 points, Isiah Small had 12 points and nine rebounds, and Texas State got past...

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Clare carries Cal St.-Fullerton past Long Beach St. 66-62

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Davon Clare had 17 points as Cal State Fullerton narrowly defeated Long Beach State 66-62 on...

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Jolly scores 25 to lead SMU past Temple 68-52

DALLAS (AP) — Tyson Jolly had a career-high 25 points plus 14 rebounds as SMU topped Temple 68-52 on Saturday night.Isiaha Mike...

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Freeman-Liberty leads Valparaiso past Indiana St.

VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — Javon Freeman-Liberty scored 23 points and Donovan Clay scored 18 and Valparaiso pulled away from...

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Clemson linebacker Simmons giving up senior year for NFL

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson's “Swiss Army Knife” linebacker Isaiah Simmons is going pro.Simmons is a 6-foot-4, 230-pound...

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Kennedy carries McNeese St. past New Orleans 65-52

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Sha'markus Kennedy had 21 points and 14 rebounds as McNeese State topped New Orleans 65-52 on Saturday...

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Lucas scores 20 points as Milwaukee gets past Oakland 73-68

MILWAUKEE, Wisc. (AP) — Te'Jon Lucas had 20 points as Milwaukee narrowly defeated Oakland 73-68 on Saturday night.Courtney...

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Olaniyi, Garcia lead Stony Brook over Albany 70-62

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Elijah Olaniyi and Andrew Garcia scored 20 points apiece as Stony Brook topped Albany 70-62 on...

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Salnave lifts Monmouth over Manhattan 65-58

NEW YORK (AP) — Ray Salnave had 16 points and eight rebounds as Monmouth beat Manhattan 65-58 on Saturday night.Deion Hammond...

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Kinsey scores 18, late FT lifts Herd over Old Dominion 68-67

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Taevion Kinsey stole the ball and was fouled, making the decisive game-winning free throw with 18.6...

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Meeks' double-double helps Bucknell past Lehigh 72-56

LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — John Meeks had 11 points and a career-high 10 rebounds to lead Bucknell to a 72-56 win over Lehigh on...

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No. 2 Baylor routs 17th-ranked West Virginia

WACO, Texas (AP) — The No. 2 Baylor women set another Big 12 record with their 45th consecutive conference win in regular...

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Pacheco-Ortiz, James lead Liberty past Lipscomb 67-60

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Georgie Pacheco-Ortiz scored a season-high 21 points and Scott James had a double-double as Liberty...

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No. 16 Gonzaga women beat San Francisco 69-46

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Katie Campbell scored 13 points with three 3-pointers and Gonzaga beat San Francisco 69-46 for its 16th...

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Miller leads UNC-Greensboro over Chattanooga 72-52

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Isaiah Miller scored 26 points and had three steals and UNC Greensboro beat Chattanooga 72-52 on...

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Love lifts Wright St. past Youngstown St. 79-72

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Loudon Love scored 21 points and had nine rebounds, two blocks and a steal and Wright State beat Youngstown...

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Jenkins, Bishop lift Norfolk St over Md-Eastern Shore 62-52

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Tyrese Jenkins came off the bench and scored a career-high 19 points, topping his previous best of six, and...

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Forrest scores 23 as Columbia defeats Cornell in Ivy opener

NEW YORK (AP) — Jack Forrest had a season-high 23 points as Columbia beat Cornell 75-61 in an Ivy League opener on Saturday...

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Texas Southern cures road woes, beats Jackson State 77-66

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) —Yahuza Rasas had 13 points and 11 rebounds for Texas Southern (6-11, 3-1 Southwestern Athletic...

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Okauru sparks UNC Wilmington past Northeastern in OT, 76-74

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Mike Okauru forced overtime with a late dunk in regulation, then scored at the basket and added two...

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Bowden scores 21 points as Tennessee routs rival Vandy 66-45

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Rick Barnes didn't know that the Volunteers had helped snap Vanderbilt's streak of...

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Ewuosho lifts Alabama St. past Alabama A&M 65-56

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Tobi Ewuosho posted 14 points and seven rebounds as Alabama State beat Alabama A&M 65-56 on...

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E. Tennessee St. uses early blitz for win over W. Carolina

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) — Isaiah Tisdale scored 26 points with career-high 12 rebounds and East Tennessee State beat Western...

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Andrus carries Prairie View past Grambling St. 64-57

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Gerard Andrus had 20 points and 10 rebounds as Prairie View beat Grambling State 64-57 on...

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Aninye scores 15 points as Stetson holds off Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Kenny Aninye scored 15 points as Stetson defeated Jacksonville 64-59 on Saturday night.Rob Perry had...

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Faulkner sends Northern Kentucky past Cleveland State 75-49

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) — Sophomore Trevon Faulkner tossed in 24 points, matching his career high, and Northern Kentucky...

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UNLV pulls away late to post 99-78 win over New Mexico

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Bryce Hamilton came off the bench to put up 35 points and spark UNLV to a 99-78 win over New Mexico in a...

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Lovan scores 17 points; UAB holds off Florida Atlantic 68-65

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Tavin Lovan scored 17 points, Jalen Benjamin forced a turnover and made a pair of free throws in the...

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Zegarowski's late 3 lifts No. 25 Creighton past Friars 78-74

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Marcus Zegarowski was so dizzy before the game that he was held out of the starting lineup for the first...

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Osaghae, Andrews lead FIU past Middle Tennessee 83-69

UNIVERSITY PARK, Fla. (AP) — Osasumwen Osaghae and Devon Andrews scored 18 points apiece and Florida International breezed to...

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Green's 25 points leads Northern Iowa over Bradley 86-71

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — AJ Green had 25 points as Northern Iowa topped Bradley 86-71 on Saturday.Austin Phyfe had 15 points for...

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Brown scores 37 points in EKU's win over Tennessee State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jomaru Brown scored 37 points, making 18 of 19 free throws including four in the final minute that...

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Little Rock cruises past Appalachian State 73-57

BOONE, N.C. (AP) — Jovan Stulic finished with 18 points, Nikola Maric scored a season-high 17 off the bench and Little Rock...

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Manjon scores 16 to lead UC Davis over CS Northridge 66-62

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ezra Manjon had 16 points and six rebounds as UC Davis beat Cal State Northridge 66-62 on Saturday.Elijah...

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Crosby scores 27 as Alcorn State rolls past MVSU 105-73

ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — Troymain Crosby had a career-high 27 points as Alcorn State rolled past Mississippi Valley State 105-73...

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LIU-Brooklyn beats cold-shooting Bryant 74-60

SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — Raiquan Clark had 21 points and 14 rebounds as Long Island-Brooklyn topped Bryant 74-60 on Saturday.Ty...

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Robinson lifts Fresno St. past Wyoming 65-50

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Orlando Robinson scored 19 points, New Williams added 16 and Fresno State beat Wyoming 65-50 on...

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Davison scores 26, Eastern Washington tops Montana St 71-58

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Jacob Davison scored 26 points, Mason Peatling had a double-double and Eastern Washington defeated...

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Ingram's free throws lift UCF over South Florida 55-54

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Dazon Ingram sank 3 of 4 free throws in the final 53 seconds and UCF closed the game on a 6-0 run to fend...

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Muszynski carries Belmont past Morehead St. 77-59

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nick Muszynski scored 20 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked four shots and Belmont won its fifth...

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No. 24 Illinois hangs on to beat Northwestern 75-71

CHAMPAIGN, Ill, (AP) — As Illinois coach Brad Underwood watched Northwestern play his Illini down to the wire, he couldn’t help...

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WSU wins on day it retires Klay Thompson's jersey

PULLLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Whenever Isaac Bonton drained a 3-pointer or dished out an assist, NBA and Washington State great Klay...

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Applewhite, South Carolina St. subdue Florida A&M

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Damani Applewhite scored 22 points and South Carolina State topped Florida A&M 81-65 on...

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Adams scores 31, Austin Peay still unbeaten in OVC, 92-81

MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) — Jordyn Adams scored a career-high 31 points, making seven 3-pointers, six players reached double figures...

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Brown helps Murray St hold off SE Missouri St 96-91 in OT

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Tevin Brown poured in 29 points and added six assists and Murray State held off upset-minded...

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Johnson lifts Stephen F. Austin over Incarnate Word 80-56

NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) — Cameron Johnson had 19 points off the bench to lead Stephen F. Austin to an 80-56 win over Incarnate...

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LeMay's 2 TDs lead East over West 31-27 in Shrine Bowl

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Mission accomplished for Florida International's James Morgan, Charlotte's Benny LeMay and Navy's...

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Hamlet lifts North Texas over Louisiana Tech 51-50 at buzzer

RUSTON, La. (AP) — Javion Hamlet hit a floater in the lane as time expired and North Texas defeated Louisiana Tech 51-50 on...

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W. Kentucky uses a pair of runs to put down Charlotte

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Taveion Hollingsworth tied his career high with a season-high 30 points and Western Kentucky defeated...

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Miller's double-double helps Morgan State top Howard, 68-58

BALTIMORE, Md. (AP) — Malik Miller scored 12 points and grabbed 12 rebounds off the bench and Morgan State snapped a two-game...

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Pritchard's late 3 lifts No. 8 Oregon past Washington in OT

SEATTLE (AP) — All Payton Pritchard needed was a bit of separation. If he found it, the shot was going up no matter how tough...

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Hairston leads Texas A&M-Corpus Christi over Lamar 64-58

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Jordan Hairston had 23 points as Texas A&M-Corpus Christi defeated Lamar 64-58 on Saturday.Myles...

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Flowers, strong finish lead to Western Michigan's victory

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Michael Flowers scored 18 points and Western Michigan rallied to defeat Kent State 67-63 on...

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Jones scores 20 to lift Radford past Presbyterian 75-64

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Carlik Jones had 20 points as Radford won its seventh straight game, beating Presbyterian 75-64 on...

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Perez, Jamison Jr. carry Gardner-Webb past SC-Upstate 83-67

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) — Jose Perez scored 19 points as Gardner-Webb beat South Carolina Upstate 83-67 on Saturday. Eric...

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Henry leads Jacksonville St. past SIU-Edwardsville

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Kayne Henry scored a career-high 22 points with a career-tying 14 rebounds and Jacksonville State...

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Edwards strong again, No. 23 Texas Tech tops Iowa St. 72-52

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — The two highest-scoring games of Kyler Edwards' career came at a good time for Texas Tech.The sophomore...

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Medley-Bacon lifts CSU past NC A&T 79-75

BALTIMORE (AP) — Brendan Medley-Bacon had 19 points and 14 rebounds as Coppin State snapped its nine-game losing streak,...

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Harvey's career-high 24 helps Nicholls rally to 79-72 win

THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — Elvis Harvey Jr. scored a career-high 24 points as Nicholls State defeated Central Arkansas in a...

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Drame's double-double off bench leads St. Peter's to victory

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Hassan Drame had 17 points and 14 rebounds off the bench to lead St. Peter's to a 71-51 win over...

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North Alabama holds off late Florida Gulf Coast rally, 70-65

FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) — Christian Agnew had 17 points as North Alabama narrowly beat Florida Gulf Coast 70-65 on Saturday.Mervin...

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No. 10 Kentucky holds off Arkansas after Calipari ejection

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Nick Richards and No. 10 Kentucky could have wilted after coach John Calipari was ejected in the...

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Blount scores 29 as NC Central beats Bethune-Cookman

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jibri Blount had 29 points and 10 rebounds as North Carolina Central routed Bethune-Cookman 86-59 on...

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Potter leads George Washington over UMass 75-51

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Armel Potter scored 22 points as George Washington easily defeated UMass 75-51 on Saturday. Maceo Jack...

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LSU title parade draws massive crowds

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Thousands of LSU fans wearing purple and gold lined streets near Tiger Stadium and packed a basketball...

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Ford leads Saint Mary's over Pepperdine 78-69

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Ford scored 26 points and made three assists, Malik Fitts added 18 points with seven rebounds and...

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White helps Houston beat No. 16 Wichita State 65-54

WICHITA. Kan. (AP) — It was the type of validating victory that made Houston coach Kelvin Sampson get a bit reflective.After...

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Petty's 20 points leads Alabama past Missouri 88-74

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama made 3-pointers early, overcame foul trouble late and took advantage of Missouri's shooting...

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Charles has 23, leads E. Illinois past Tennessee Tech 84-59

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Kashawn Charles hit 5 3-pointers and scored a career-high 23 points to lead Eastern Illinois to an...

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Hawkins carries St. Francis (NY) past Wagner 69-64

NEW YORK (AP) — Chauncy Hawkins scored 20 points and made four steals and St. Francis (NY) used a late run to beat Wagner 69-64...

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Martin scores 19 to lift Colorado St. over Air Force 78-65

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — Kris Martin had 19 points off the bench to lead Colorado State to a 78-65 win over Air Force on...

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Nelson propels American to 81-69 victory over Holy Cross

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sa'eed Nelson tossed in 21 points and American beat Holy Cross 81-69 on Saturday.Nelson buried 10 of 15 shots...

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Minlend carries San Francisco past Loyola Marymount 61-53

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Charles Minlend registered 19 points, Jordan Ratinho set the career 3-point record and San Francisco...

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Davis' 3-pointer gives Navy 68-66 win over Lafayette

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Cam Davis scored 23 points including a 3-pointer with nine seconds left that lifted Navy to a 68-66...

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Plowden carries Bowling Green over N. Illinois 66-64

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Daeqwon Plowden tallied 15 points and 11 rebounds to lead Bowling Green to a 66-64 win over Northern...

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Ajayi scores 24, South Alabama rallies past Georgia Southern

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Josh Ajayi scored 24 points, John Pettway added 15 and his driving layup with 3:23 to play put South...

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Northern Arizona snaps Northern Colorado win streak, 64-58

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Brooks DeBisschop recorded 13 points and 11 rebounds to lead Northern Arizona to a 64-58 win over...

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Cooks scores 19 to lift NJIT past Kennesaw State 66-48

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Zach Cooks had 19 points and six rebounds as NJIT beat Kennesaw State 66-48 on Saturday.San Antonio Brinson...

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Miller's game winner boosts Charleston past Hofstra

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Sam Miller scored 20 points and his layup with nine seconds left carried Charleston past Hofstra 69-67...

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Jackson leads UTSA past UTEP 86-70

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson had 23 points as UTSA won its seventh consecutive home game, topping UTEP 86-70 on Saturday....

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Merrimack wins 4th straight, beats Robert Morris 53-49

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Jaleel Lord registered 14 points and eight rebounds as Merrimack narrowly defeated Robert Morris...

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Mount St. Mary's tops Central Connecticut 79-52

EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) — Jalen Gibbs had 20 points as Mount St. Mary's easily defeated Central Connecticut 79-52 on...

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Townsend has career-high 32, leads Denver past Omaha 91-76

DENVER (AP) — Jase Townsend had a career-high 32 points as Denver snapped its 10-game losing streak, beating Omaha 91-76 on...

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Diarra, Gordon lift Kansas State over No. 12 West Virginia

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State needed career highs from Cartier Diarra and Dajuan Gordon to knock off No. 12 West...

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Utah Valley edges UT Rio Grande Valley 72-70

OREM, Utah (AP) — TJ Washington came off the bench to score 25 points, Isaiah White scored on a layup with 2 seconds left in...

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Marin lifts S. Utah past Sacramento St. 74-49

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Cameron Oluyitan scored 19 points and Southern Utah romped past Sacramento State 74-49 on Saturday.Dre...

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Daly carries St. Joseph's past Penn 87-81

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ryan Daly had 30 points to lift Saint Joseph's to an 87-81 win over Penn on Saturday.Cameron Brown had 17...

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Gordon leads Troy past Georgia State 75-65

TROY, Ala. (AP) — Ty Gordon had a season-high 20 points as Troy topped Georgia State 75-65 on Saturday.KJ Simon had 16 points...

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Davis, Warren power UT Arlington past UL Monroe 78-58

MONROE, La. (AP) — Radshad Davis had career highs of 19 points and 14 rebounds, Brian Warren scored 19 and Texas-Arlington...

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Ethan Stair scores 26, leads Mercer past Samford, 90-75

HOMEWOOD, Ala. (AP) — Ethan Stair scored 26 points and finished one rebound shy of a double-double as Mercer topped Samford...

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Dotson and Azubuike lead No. 6 Kansas over Texas 66-57

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Devon Dotson's left hip looks fine. And that's good news for No. 6 Kansas.Dotson returned to the lineup...

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Smith scores 18 and No. 17 Maryland holds off Purdue 57-50

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Following two straight losses — one lopsided, another agonizingly close — No. 17 Maryland was under...

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Arizona earns dominant 75-54 win over No. 20 Colorado

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona freshmen Nico Mannion, Josh Green and Zeke Nnaji all played one of their best games of the year on...

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Golden leads Richmond past George Mason 97-87

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Grant Golden scored a season-high 25 points as Richmond defeated George Mason 97-87 on Saturday.Jacob...

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Ledlum, Lewis power Harvard past Dartmouth 67-62

BOSTON (AP) — Chris Ledlum had 18 points off the bench to lead Harvard to a 67-62 win over Dartmouth in an Ivy League opener on...

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Reed scores 23 points, DePaul upsets No. 5 Butler 79-66

CHICAGO (AP) — In just two weeks of play in the Big East, DePaul was on the verge of ruining everything it established during...

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Balanced scoring leads N.C. State past Clemson 60-54

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State couldn’t afford to worry about style points, not when it expected a defensive...

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Manek lights it up in Oklahoma's 83-63 win over TCU

Brady Manek made his home in the corner.Oklahoma’s junior forward found plenty of opportunities for his favorite shot — the...

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Eaton helps Arkansas State rally past Coastal Carolina 80-75

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — Marquis Eaton scored 20 points and in the final 97 seconds made six free throws and blocked a shot as...

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Malone, Stevenson carry Southern Miss past Rice 81-68

HATTIESBURD, Miss. (AP) — Jay Malone hit six of 10 3-pointers to score a career-high 27 points and made seven assists and...

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Fleming with career-high 31, Charleston Southern romps 79-60

HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Phlandrous Fleming Jr. scored a career-high 31 points with five 3-pointers and Charleston Southern was...

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Stanley lifts Hampton over UNC Asheville 88-86

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) —Ben Stanley had 33 points to outscore LJ Thorpe and lead Hampton to an 88-86 win over UNC Asheville on...

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No. 18 Seton Hall beats St. John's 82-79 for 8th straight

NEW YORK (AP) — Myles Powell wants the ball with the game on the line. This time, he wouldn't let go of it afterward,...

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Payne's career game helps Florida beat No. 4 Auburn 69-47

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Omar Payne was an afterthought in Florida's highly touted recruiting class, which featured high school...

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Balanced Vermont hands Hartford 1st AEC loss 74-57

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Robin Duncan scored 11 points off the bench, Everett Duncan added 10 and hot-shooting Vermont knocked...

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Vander Plas' double-double leads Ohio past E. Michigan

YPSILANTI, Mich (AP) — Ben Vander Plas scored 22 points with 11 rebounds and Ohio beat Eastern Michigan 60-58 on Saturday.Jason...

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Mosley carries Missouri State over Evansville 68-58

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Isiaih Mosley had a season-high 23 points as Missouri State defeated Evansville 68-58 on...

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No. 9 Florida State rallies past Miami in OT, 83-79

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton admits he was worried when his team trailed Miami by nine points...

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Jackson & Jackson lead Toledo over Jackson, Akron 99-89

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Marreon Jackson hit seven 3-pointers and scored a career-high 36 points, Willie Jackson added a...

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South Carolina uses 3-ball to down Texas A&M 81-67

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — South Carolina coach Frank Martin figured shooting would be a team strength this year.“Then the...

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Hyland scores 21 to lead VCU past St. Bonaventure 91-63

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Nah'Shon Hyland had a season-high 21 points as VCU easily beat Saint Bonaventure 91-63 on Saturday.Hyland...

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Gensler scores 15 to lead Campbell past Longwood 68-58

BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) — Cory Gensler scored 15 points as Campbell defeated Longwood 68-58 on Saturday to end a two-game...

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Cushing's 3-pointer lifts Delaware over Elon 79-78

NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Reserve Jacob Cushing sank a 3-pointer with 2 seconds remaining and Delaware slipped past Elon 79-78 on...

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Rayman scores 21 to lift Colgate over Boston U. 79-70

HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Will Rayman had a season-high 21 points plus 13 rebounds as Colgate won its eighth straight home game,...

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Penn State tops No. 21 Ohio State 90-76

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Although foul trouble kept him on the bench for nearly 20 minutes on Saturday, Penn State forward...

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Howard's 42 points power Marquette past Georgetown, 84-80

WASHINGTON (AP) — Markus Howard scored half of Marquette's total points and Koby McEwen hit four free throws in the final nine...

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Williams, Graves lead Buffalo over Cent. Michigan 86-67

Mount Pleasant, Mich. (AP) — Jeenathan Williams scored 18 points to lead five Buffalo players in double figures and the Bulls...

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Drexel blasts William & Mary behind Walton, Winter

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Zach Walton scored 23 points and Drexel beat William & Mary 84-57 on Saturday.Camren Wynter added 20 points...

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No. 2 Baylor wins 14th straight, tops Oklahoma State 75-68

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Trailing by double digits well into the second half, Baylor’s seniors helped lead the rally.Freddie...

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Igbanu carries Tulsa past Tulane 67-54

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Martins Igbanu scored 19 points and made 11 of 12 free throws as Tulsa shot 59% in the second half and beat...

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No. 14 Villanova rallies behind Samuels to beat UConn 61-55

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The "UConn! UConn! UConn!" shouts grew louder as Villanova fans were hushed with their team trailing, the...

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Towson hands James Madison its 4th straight loss, 69-61

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Brian Fobbs scored 21 points and Towson was 20 of 21 from the free throw line to hold off James Madison,...

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Stephens, Gilkeson carry VMI over The Citadel 88-79

LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Jake Stephens had 18 points and 11 rebounds to lead five VMI players in double figures as the Keydets...

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Teague helps balanced Ball State defeat Miami (Ohio) 71-62

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Tahjai Teague scored 14 points to lead four Ball State players in double figures as the Cardinals topped...

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Davis, McCloud help Green Bay hold off Detroit Mercy 83-80

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Amari Davis scored 19 points, JayQuan McCloud brushed up against a triple-double and Green Bay held off...

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Michigan adds Jean-Mary, Shoop to defensive staff

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan has hired Brian Jean-Mary as linebackers coach, Bob Shoop as safeties coach and elevated Jay...

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Johnson scores 20, Pitt drills reeling North Carolina 66-52

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Xavier Johnson could have chosen a cliche, something about how no one game is more important than any other....

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Nzekwesi leads Oral Roberts past Purdue Fort Wayne 92-68

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Emmanuel Nzekwesi scored a season-high 30 points on 13-of-17 shooting and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead...

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Caldwell's late 3 lifts Army over Loyola (MD) 81-80

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Reserve Tucker Blackwell hit two 3-pointers in the final 1:19 and then picked up an assist on Josh...

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Boeheim's 26 lead Syracuse past Virginia Tech, 71-69

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia Tech fans were having a great time giving Syracuse's Buddy Boeheim a hard time after one of his...

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Russell, Dowtin lift Rhode Island over La Salle 66-63

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Fatts Russell scored 13 points, including two free throws with two seconds left, and Rhode Island edged...

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Ferguson scores 16, leads Illinois-Chicago past IUPUI 75-66

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tarkus Ferguson flirted with a triple double — 16 points, nine rebounds and nine assists — while five...

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Sutherlin leads New Hampshire past UMBC 65-60

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Sean Sutherlin scored 14 points and grabbed 14 rebounds and Nick Guadarrama made four free throws in the...

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Storm postpones Chicago State-CSU Bakersfield men's game

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago State men's basketball game against Cal State-Bakersfield scheduled for Saturday at 12:05 pm has...

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Howard faces Yale

Yale (12-4) vs. Howard (2-16)Burr Arena, Washington; Monday, 12 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Howard hosts Yale in a non-conference...

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Hammond, Niagara host Siena

Siena (7-8, 3-3) vs. Niagara (5-11, 3-2)Gallagher Center, Niagara, New York; Sunday, 1 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two sophomore...

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UCLA looks to extend streak vs Cal

Cal (8-9, 2-2) vs. UCLA (8-9, 1-3)Pauley Pavilion, Los Angeles; Sunday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: UCLA looks for its sixth...

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ECU, Cincy meet in conference play

East Carolina (8-9, 2-2) vs. Cincinnati (10-7, 3-2)Fifth Third Arena, Cincinnati; Sunday, 6 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: East Carolina...

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Vaughn, Rider visit Canisius

Rider (9-7, 3-3) vs. Canisius (7-10, 2-4)Koessler Athletic Center, Buffalo, New York; Sunday, 2 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two senior...

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Wake Forest seeks revenge on BC

Boston College (9-8, 3-3) vs. Wake Forest (8-8, 1-5)Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Winston-Salem, North Carolina;...

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Friday Sports in Brief

NFLNEW YORK (AP) — Jason Garrett is headed to the other side of the Giants-Cowboys rivalry.New York announced Friday night that...

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USC women upset previously unbeaten No. 7 UCLA in double OT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anytime Southern California beats UCLA it is special. The fact that the Trojans upset the nation's only...

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USC beats UCLA 70-68 in 2OT, ends Bruins' unbeaten run

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Aliyah Jeune scored 27 points, Alissa Pili added 19 and Southern California beat No. 7 UCLA 70-68 in double...

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Slocum scores 15, helps No. 8 Oregon State defeat California

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State was facing adversity for the first time this season and head coach Scott Rueck received the...

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Flavors scores 21. California Baptist tops Bethesda 96-62

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Ferron Flavors, Jr. scored 21 points on five 3-pointers, five players reached double digits and...

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Garza scores 33, Iowa beats No. 19 Michigan 90-83

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Michigan coach Juwan Howard has seen enough of Iowa's Luka Garza this season.Garza scored 33 points in...

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No. 18 Arizona State women defeat Washington 67-50

SEATTLE (AP) — Ja'Tavia Tapley scored 15 points, 10 players scored and No. 18 Arizona State defeated Washington 67-50 Friday...

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Reese scores 26, No. 21 Arizona women beat Washington State

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Cate Reese scored 26 points on Friday night and No. 21 Arizona never trailed after the first quarter in a...

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Trump assembles a made-for-TV impeachment defense team

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has assembled a made-for-TV legal team for his Senate trial that includes household...

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Winston claims assist record, No. 15 Spartans top Wisconsin

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Cassius Winston had six points and four assists and became the Big Ten career assists leader as No....

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Crutcher's 3 in OT lifts No. 13 Dayton over Saint Louis

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Obi Toppin and Trey Landers did all the talking in Dayton's huddle heading into overtime against St. Louis....

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Wofford jets away to fast start, topples Furman 66-52

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Chevez Goodwin scored 18 points and Nathan Hoover 17 as Wofford led from wire-to-wire and knocked off...

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ACC leaders Louisville, Duke to clash on Saturday at Cameron

A look at the upcoming week around the Atlantic Coast Conference:GAME OF THE WEEKENDNo. 13 Louisville at No. 3 Duke on...

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Bruner scores 23 to lift Yale over Brown 70-56

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Bruner had a season-high 23 points as Yale defeated Brown 70-56 on Friday night.Bruner hit 4 of...

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Winston sets record, No. 15 Spartans top Wisconsin 67-55

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Cassius Winston threw a lob from the right wing over the middle of the lane and Xavier Tillman...

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Late steal helps Iona defeat Fairfield 64-57 in MAAC play

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Tajuan Agee and Asante Gist scored 13 points each, Isaiah Washington took a steal for a fast-break...

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Johnson scores 24 to lead Canisius over Siena 73-63

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Malik Johnson had 24 points as Canisius beat Siena 73-63 on Friday night.Johnson shot 8 for 10 from the...

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Roberts scores 16 to lead Niagara past Rider 70-68

NIAGARA, N.Y. (AP) — Marcus Hammond had 15 points and seven assists and hit the game-winning jumper at the buzzer as Niagara...

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Southern Illinois stuns No. 19 Missouri State women 70-68

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Gabby Walker took a bounce pass at the baseline and, as the clock was winding down, put up a...

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Stonewall scores 22, No. 14 DePaul women beat Xavier 91-68

CINCINNATI (AP) — Chante Stonewall scored 22 points, Lexi Held added 19 points and No. 14 DePaul beat Xavier 91-68 on Friday...

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Two-time ACC player of the year Etienne returning to Clemson

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Two-time Atlantic Coast Conference player of the year Travis Etienne is returning to Clemson for his...

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Lubick replaces Walters as Nebraska's offensive coordinator

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska has hired Matt Lubick to replace Troy Walters as offensive coordinator.The addition of Lubick was...

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Illinois assistant Byrd leaves program; 2 others join

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois defensive passing game coordinator and safeties coach Gill Byrd said Friday he is leaving the...

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SD State looks to extend streak vs SD

South Dakota State (14-7, 5-1) vs. South Dakota (11-8, 2-3)Sanford Coyote Sports Center, Vermillion, South Dakota; Sunday, 4:30...

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Illinois St. looks to end streak vs Loyola-Chicago

Loyola of Chicago (12-6, 4-1) vs. Illinois State (6-11, 1-4)Redbird Arena, Normal, Illinois; Sunday, 4 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Drake, S. Illinois meet in conference play

Drake (13-5, 3-2) vs. Southern Illinois (8-10, 2-3)SIU Arena, Carbondale, Illinois; Sunday, 4 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Southern...

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Mississippi State's Howland receives $25,000 fine from SEC

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Mississippi State coach Ben Howland has received a $25,000 fine and a reprimand from the Southeastern...

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Shorthanded Miami Hurricanes brace for No. 9 Florida State

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami Hurricanes guard DJ Vasiljevic had averaged 39 minutes over the previous four games when he...

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Panthers' Brady says offense must continue to evolve in NFL

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Joe Brady's offensive system worked wonders at LSU this past season, helping the Tigers lead the nation...

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Lewis, Jackson back on sidelines to coach in Collegiate Bowl

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Hue Jackson and Marvin Lewis don't know if they will appear again on an NFL sideline but on Saturday...

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Baylor tries to keep rolling in Big 12 play -- men and women

The Big 12 continues conference play with second-ranked Baylor trying to protect a perfect conference record when the Bears...

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Minnesota, Rutgers meet in conference play

Minnesota (10-7, 4-3) vs. Rutgers (13-4, 4-2)Louis Brown Athletic Center, Piscataway, New Jersey; Sunday, 1 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Iona, Marist meet in conference play

Iona (3-8, 1-3) vs. Marist (2-13, 1-5)McCann Center, Poughkeepsie, New York; Sunday, 2 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: MAAC foes meet as...

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Binghamton, Maine meet in conference play

Binghamton (7-10, 1-3) vs. Maine (5-13, 1-3)Cross Insurance Center, Bangor, Maine; Sunday, 2 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Binghamton...

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Son also rises: Buddy Boeheim playing sweet for Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — With the shot clock about to expire in an overtime game on the road against the reigning national...

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Gators guard Andrew Nembhard has flu, could miss Auburn game

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida could be without point guard Andrew Nembhard against No. 4 Auburn on Saturday.Coach Mike White...

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Jimmy Whitt Jr. flourishing in second stint at Arkansas

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Annelle Whitt only had her son's best interest at heart when she looked new Arkansas basketball coach...

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Weekend schedule should sort out SEC's second-place logjam

Here are a few things to watch in Southeastern Conference basketball competition this weekend.GAME OF THE WEEKENDNo. 10...

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Trump welcomes LSU Tigers to White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump paid tribute to the national champion Louisiana State University football team on...

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Georgia's Smart hires Todd Monken as offensive coordinator

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Todd Monken, the former offensive coordinator for the Cleveland Browns and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, is Kirby...

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Vandy alum donates $5 million to men's basketball program

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Vanderbilt men’s basketball program has received a $5 million donation from Seattle-based alumnus...

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Minnesota sets nonconference football schedule for 6 seasons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota comppleted its nonconference football schedules for the next six seasons Friday, securing home...

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Davidson looks to extend streak vs Fordham

Davidson (7-9, 1-3) vs. Fordham (6-10, 0-4)Rose Hill Gym, New York; Sunday, 12 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Davidson looks for its...

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Review: Mac Miller posthumous album is heartbreakingly full

Mac Miller, "Circles" (Warner)“Why does everybody need me to stay?” Mac Miller asks on the first single from his latest...

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Baylor hires LSU's Aranda as head coach

Baylor hired LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda as its new head coach Thursday, three days after the Tigers completed their...

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Ionescu has 37 and No. 6 Oregon downs No. 3 Stanford 87-55

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu didn't notice the Oregon crowd's roar when she finally went to the bench with a career-high...

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Utah Valley looks to extend streak vs UTRGV

Texas Rio Grande Valley (6-11, 2-2) vs. Utah Valley (7-12, 1-3)UCCU Events Center, Orem, Utah; Saturday, 4 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Adams, Troy host Ga. State

Georgia State (13-6, 6-2) vs. Troy (7-12, 3-5)Trojan Arena, Troy, Alabama; Saturday, 3 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two junior guards...

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UC Davis, CSUN meet in conference play

UC Davis (7-11, 1-1) vs. Cal State Northridge (7-12, 2-1)Matadome, Northridge, California; Saturday, 6 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Cal...

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No. 7 San Diego St. looks to extend streak vs Nevada

Nevada (11-7, 4-2) vs. No. 7 San Diego State (18-0, 7-0)Viejas Arena at Aztec Bowl, San Diego; Saturday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Hardy, UNLV host NM

New Mexico (15-4, 4-2) vs. UNLV (10-9, 5-1)Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas; Saturday, 6 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two guards will be...

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SIUE looks to end streak vs JSU

Jacksonville State (7-11, 2-3) vs. Southern Illinois-Edwardsville (4-14, 1-4)Sam M. Vadalabene Center, Edwardsville, Illinois;...

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Virginia looks to extend streak vs Ga. Tech

Virginia (11-5, 3-3) vs. Georgia Tech (8-9, 3-4)McCamish Pavilion, Atlanta; Saturday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Virginia looks for...

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San Diego looks for road win vs Portland

San Diego (7-13, 0-5) vs. Portland (9-10, 1-3)Earle A. Chiles Center, Portland, Oregon; Saturday, 10 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: San...

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Marshall Jr., Tennessee St. host EKU

Eastern Kentucky (6-12, 3-2) vs. Tennessee State (12-6, 4-1)Gentry Center, Nashville, Tennessee; Saturday, 5 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Ga. Southern, S. Alabama meet in conference play

Georgia Southern (12-7, 6-2) vs. South Alabama (11-8, 4-4)Mitchell Center, Mobile, Alabama; Saturday, 4 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Norfolk State looks to extend streak vs UMES

Maryland Eastern Shore (2-16, 1-2) vs. Norfolk State (7-11, 3-0)Echols Hall, Norfolk, Virginia; Saturday, 6:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Texas State, La.-Lafeyette meet in conference play

Texas State (11-8, 4-4) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (7-12, 2-6)Cajun Dome, Lafayette, Louisiana; Saturday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Belmont looks to extend streak vs Morehead St.

Morehead State (9-9, 3-2) vs. Belmont (13-5, 4-1)Curb Event Center, Nashville, Tennessee; Saturday, 5 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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La.-Monroe looks to end streak vs UTA

Texas-Arlington (7-12, 3-5) vs. Louisiana-Monroe (6-11, 2-6)Fant-Ewing Coliseum, Monroe, Louisiana; Saturday, 3 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Key, Indiana St. visit Valpo

Indiana State (10-6, 3-2) vs. Valparaiso (9-9, 2-3)Athletics-Recreation Center, Valparaiso, Indiana; Saturday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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No. 8 Oregon looks for road win vs Washington

No. 8 Oregon (14-4, 3-2) vs. Washington (12-6, 2-3)Alaska Airlines Arena, Seattle; Saturday, 3:45 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: No. 8...

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Clay, Tenn. Tech visit E. Illinois

Tennessee Tech (4-14, 1-4) vs. Eastern Illinois (8-9, 1-4)Lantz Arena, Charleston, Illinois; Saturday, 4:15 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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No. 1 Gonzaga looks to extend streak vs BYU

Brigham Young (14-5, 3-1) vs. No. 1 Gonzaga (19-1, 5-0)McCarthey Athletic Center, Spokane, Washington; Saturday, 10 p.m....

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UAPB looks for home win vs Southern

Southern (4-13, 1-3) vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (3-12, 2-1)H.O. Clemmons Arena, Pine Bluff, Arkansas; Saturday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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USC looks for home win vs Stanford

Stanford (15-2, 4-0) vs. Southern California (14-3, 3-1)Galen Center, Los Angeles; Saturday, 6:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Southern...

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Pridgett, Montana host Idaho

Idaho (5-11, 1-4) vs. Montana (9-8, 5-1)Dahlberg Arena, Missoula, Montana; Saturday, 9 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two senior guards...

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Wertz, Santa Clara host Pacific

Pacific (15-5, 3-1) vs. Santa Clara (15-4, 2-2)Leavey Center, Santa Clara, California; Saturday, 9 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two...

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Catto, FGCU visit North Alabama

Florida Gulf Coast (6-14, 3-2) vs. North Alabama (7-11, 2-3)Flowers Hall, Florence, Alabama; Saturday, 4:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Sac State, Southern Utah meet in conference play

Sacramento State (10-5, 3-3) vs. Southern Utah (10-6, 3-2)Centrum Arena, Cedar City, Utah; Saturday, 3 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Big...

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Ranked teams meet as No. 3 Duke hosts No. 11 Louisville

No. 11 Louisville (14-3, 5-1) vs. No. 3 Duke (15-2, 5-1)Cameron Indoor Stadium, Durham, North Carolina; Saturday, 6 p.m....

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Woods, Portland St. host Idaho State

Idaho State (6-9, 3-3) vs. Portland State (8-10, 2-4)The Viking Pavilion, Portland, Oregon; Saturday, 10:05 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Charlotte looks to extend streak vs WKU

Charlotte (10-5, 4-0) vs. Western Kentucky (11-6, 4-1)E.A. Diddle Arena, Bowling Green, Kentucky; Saturday, 5 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Arizona looks to knock off No. 20 Colorado

No. 20 Colorado (14-3, 4-1) vs. Arizona (12-5, 2-2)McKale Memorial Center, Tucson, Arizona; Saturday, 2:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Tinkle, Oregon State visit Washington St.

Oregon State (12-5, 2-3) vs. Washington State (11-7, 2-3)Wallis Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum, Pullman, Washington;...

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Temple, SMU meet in conference play

Temple (10-6, 2-3) vs. SMU (12-4, 2-2)Moody Coliseum, Dallas; Saturday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: AAC foes meet as Temple battles...

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Utah State, Boise State meet in conference play

Utah State (14-5, 3-3) vs. Boise State (11-8, 3-4)Taco Bell Arena, Boise, Idaho; Saturday, 10 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: MWC foes...

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Radford looks to extend streak vs Presbyterian

Radford (9-7, 4-0) vs. Presbyterian (7-10, 4-0)Ross E. Templeton P.E. Center, Clinton, South Carolina; Saturday, 4 p.m....

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Wyoming looks to end streak vs Fresno State

Fresno State (5-12, 1-5) vs. Wyoming (5-14, 0-7)Arena-Auditorium, Laramie, Wyoming; Saturday, 6 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Fresno...

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UC Irvine looks to extend streak vs UC Riverside

UC Riverside (12-7, 2-1) vs. UC Irvine (10-8, 2-0)Bren Events Center, Irvine, California; Saturday, 10:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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CS Fullerton looks to end streak vs Long Beach St.

Cal State Fullerton (5-13, 0-3) vs. Long Beach State (6-13, 1-2)The Walter Pyramid, Long Beach, California; Saturday, 7:30 p.m....

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N. Colorado looks to extend streak vs N. Arizona

Northern Arizona (8-7, 2-4) vs. Northern Colorado (11-5, 4-1)Bank of Colorado Arena, Greeley, Colorado; Saturday, 4 p.m....

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Prairie View, Grambling St. meet in conference play

Prairie View (6-10, 2-1) vs. Grambling State (9-8, 3-1)Assembly Center, Grambling, Louisiana; Saturday, 6:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Montana State looks for home win vs EWU

Eastern Washington (10-6, 3-2) vs. Montana State (9-8, 3-3)Max Worthington Arena, Bozeman, Montana; Saturday, 6 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Southern Miss looks to end streak vs Rice

Rice (9-9, 1-4) vs. Southern Miss (4-14, 0-5)Reed Green Coliseum, Hattiesburg, Mississippi; Saturday, 3 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Austin Peay looks to extend streak vs UTM

Austin Peay (11-7, 5-0) vs. UT Martin (5-11, 1-4)Skyhawk Arena, Martin, Tennessee; Saturday, 5 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Austin Peay...

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NMSU looks to extend streak vs Seattle

New Mexico State (13-6, 4-0) vs. Seattle (10-9, 3-1)Redhawk Center, Seattle; Saturday, 10 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: New Mexico State...

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Little Rock, App State meet in conference play

Arkansas-Little Rock (12-7, 6-2) vs. Appalachian State (10-9, 4-4)Holmes Convocation Center, Boone, North Carolina; Saturday,...

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Texas Southern, Jackson St. meet in conference play

Texas Southern (5-11, 2-1) vs. Jackson State (5-12, 2-2)Williams Center, Jackson, Mississippi; Saturday, 6:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Nebraska seeks revenge on Indiana

Indiana (13-4, 3-3) vs. Nebraska (7-10, 2-4)Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln, Nebraska; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Nebraska...

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UCF looks to extend streak vs USF

South Florida (8-9, 1-3) vs. Central Florida (10-7, 1-4)CFE Federal Credit Union Arena, Orlando, Florida; Saturday, 6 p.m....

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Murray State looks to extend streak vs Southeast Mo.

Murray State (12-5, 5-0) vs. Southeast Missouri (4-14, 0-5)Show Me Center, Cape Girardeau, Missouri; Saturday, 5 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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McLaughlin, UCSB visit Hawaii

UC Santa Barbara (12-5, 1-1) vs. Hawaii (11-6, 2-1)Stan Sheriff Center, Honolulu; Saturday, 1 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two guards...

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Campbell looks for home win vs Longwood

Longwood (6-12, 1-4) vs. Campbell (10-7, 1-4)John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center, Buies Creek, North Carolina; Saturday, 2 p.m....

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Utah looks for road win vs ASU

Utah (10-6, 1-3) vs. Arizona State (10-7, 1-4)Wells-Fargo Arena, Tempe, Arizona; Saturday, 9 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Utah looks...

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Jacksonville looks to extend streak vs Stetson

Stetson (8-11, 2-2) vs. Jacksonville (8-11, 1-3)Swisher Gym, Jacksonville, Florida; Saturday, 6 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Hampton, UNC-Asheville meet in conference play

Hampton (7-10, 2-2) vs. UNC-Asheville (7-8, 1-3)Kimmel Arena, Asheville, North Carolina; Saturday, 2 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Big...

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SHSU looks to extend streak vs HBU

Sam Houston State (12-6, 5-2) vs. Houston Baptist (1-13, 1-4)Sharp Gymnasium, Houston; Saturday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Sam...

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N. Texas looks to extend streak vs La. Tech

North Texas (10-8, 4-1) vs. Louisiana Tech (13-4, 4-1)Thomas Assembly Center, Ruston, Louisiana; Saturday, 5 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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LSU looks to extend streak vs Ole Miss

LSU (12-4, 4-0) vs. Mississippi (9-7, 0-3)The Pavilion at Ole Miss, Oxford, Mississippi; Saturday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: LSU...

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Bucknell looks for home win vs Lehigh

Lehigh (5-12, 2-3) vs. Bucknell (7-11, 3-2)Sojka Pavilion, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Bucknell...

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Wright State looks to extend streak vs Youngstown St.

Youngstown State (11-8, 4-2) vs. Wright State (16-4, 6-1)Ervin J. Nutter Center, Dayton, Ohio; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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ETSU looks to extend streak vs WCU

East Tennessee State (16-3, 5-1) vs. Western Carolina (12-4, 4-1)Ramsey Center, Cullowhee, North Carolina; Saturday, 7 p.m....

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Middle Tenn. looks for road win vs FIU

Middle Tennessee (4-14, 0-5) vs. Florida International (12-6, 3-2)Ocean Bank Convocation Center, Miami; Saturday, 7 p.m....

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Delaware looks for home win vs Elon

Elon (5-14, 1-5) vs. Delaware (12-7, 2-4)Bob Carpenter Center Acierno Arena, Newark, Delaware; Saturday, 2 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Georgia, Miss. St. meet in conference play

Georgia (11-5, 1-2) vs. Mississippi State (10-6, 1-3)Humphrey Coliseum, Starkville, Mississippi; Saturday, 8:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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NKU looks to extend streak vs Cleveland St.

Cleveland State (7-12, 3-3) vs. Northern Kentucky (13-6, 5-2)BB&T Arena, Highland Heights, Kentucky; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Northern Iowa looks to extend streak vs Bradley

Northern Iowa (15-2, 4-1) vs. Bradley (13-5, 4-1)Carver Arena, Peoria, Illinois; Saturday, 6 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Northern Iowa...

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Green, ODU visit Marshall

Old Dominion (6-11, 2-2) vs. Marshall (8-10, 2-3)Henderson Center, Huntington, West Virginia; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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William & Mary looks to extend streak vs Drexel

William & Mary (14-5, 6-0) vs. Drexel (11-8, 4-2)John A Daskalakis Center, Philadelphia; Saturday, 2 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Buie, Hofstra visit Charleston

Hofstra (14-5, 5-1) vs. College of Charleston (11-8, 5-2)TD Arena, Charleston, South Carolina; Saturday, 4 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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UNO looks to extend streak vs McNeese St.

McNeese State (8-9, 3-3) vs. New Orleans (6-11, 2-5)Lakefront Arena, New Orleans; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: New Orleans...

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Northeastern looks to extend streak vs UNCW

Northeastern (10-8, 4-2) vs. UNC Wilmington (5-15, 0-7)Raiford G. Trask Coliseum, Wilmington, North Carolina; Saturday, 7 p.m....

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Oakland looks for road win vs Milwaukee

Oakland (7-12, 2-4) vs. Milwaukee (8-10, 3-3)UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, Milwaukee; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Oakland...

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UAB looks to extend streak vs FAU

UAB (11-7, 2-3) vs. Florida Atlantic (12-6, 4-1)FAU Arena, Boca Raton, Florida; Saturday, 4 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: UAB looks for...

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Albany looks for road win vs Stony Brook

Albany (10-8, 3-0) vs. Stony Brook (12-7, 3-1)Island Federal Credit Union Arena, Stony Brook, New York; Saturday, 7 p.m....

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Wright, High Point host CSU

Charleston Southern (8-9, 2-3) vs. High Point (4-13, 1-3)Millis Center, High Point, North Carolina; Saturday, 2 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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UNCG looks for home win vs Chattanooga

Chattanooga (12-6, 3-2) vs. UNC Greensboro (14-5, 4-2)Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina; Saturday, 7 p.m....

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Salnave, Monmouth visit Manhattan

Monmouth (9-7, 3-2) vs. Manhattan (8-6, 4-1)Draddy Gymnasium, Riverdale, New York; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two guards...

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Liberty looks to extend streak vs Lipscomb

Lipscomb (7-11, 2-3) vs. Liberty (18-1, 4-0)Vines Center, Lynchburg, Virginia; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Liberty looks...

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Tennessee looks for road win vs Vandy

Tennessee (10-6, 2-2) vs. Vanderbilt (8-8, 0-3)Memorial Gym, Nashville, Tennessee; Saturday, 6 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Tennessee...

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SLU looks for road win vs ACU

Southeastern Louisiana (5-12, 2-4) vs. Abilene Christian (9-7, 4-1)Moody Coliseum, Abilene, Texas; Saturday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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SFA looks to extend streak vs Incarnate Word

Incarnate Word (4-12, 1-4) vs. Stephen F. Austin (14-3, 5-1)William R. Johnson Coliseum, Nacogdoches, Texas; Saturday, 5:30...

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CSUB looks to extend streak vs Chicago State

Cal State Bakersfield (8-10, 2-1) vs. Chicago State (4-16, 0-5)Jones Convocation Center, Chicago; Saturday, 1:05 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Alabama St. looks to extend streak vs Alabama A&M

Alabama State (2-15, 1-3) vs. Alabama A&M (5-10, 2-2)Bill Harris Arena, Birmingham, Alabama; Saturday, 6 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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St. Francis looks for home win vs Sacred Heart

Sacred Heart (10-7, 3-1) vs. St. Francis (Pa.) (11-5, 4-1)DeGol Arena, Loretto, Pennsylvania; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Grand Canyon, Kansas City meet in conference play

Grand Canyon (6-11, 1-2) vs. Kansas City (9-10, 2-3)Swinney Recreation Center, Kansas City, Missouri; Saturday, 8 p.m....

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McCloud, Green Bay host Detroit

Detroit (4-15, 2-4) vs. Green Bay (8-11, 3-3)Resch Center, Green Bay, Wisconsin; Saturday, 1 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two guards...

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Ivy League play starts for Cornell, Columbia

Cornell (3-10, 0-0) vs. Columbia (5-11, 0-0)Francis S. Levien Gymnasium, New York; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Cornell and...

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Kus, Arkansas St. visit CCU

Arkansas State (12-7, 4-4) vs. Coastal Carolina (11-8, 4-4)HTC Center, Conway, South Carolina; Saturday, 2 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Thursday Sports in Brief

MLBNEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltrán is out as manager of the New York Mets before managing even a single game, the latest fallout...

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Allen lifts Tennessee Tech over SIU-Edwardsville 72-69

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Darius Allen scored 15 points, grabbed nine rebounds and blocked three shots and Tennessee Tech came...

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Stansberry scores 15, Hawaii beats Cal Poly 65-61

HONOLULU (AP) — Eddie Stansberry scored 15 points, Zigmars Raimo had a double-double, and Hawaii held on to beat Cal Poly 65-61...

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Rutgers set for physical test when Minnesota's Oturu visits

What to watch in Big Ten basketball this weekend:GAME OF THE WEEKENDMinnesota at Rutgers, Sunday.The Scarlet Knights (13-4,...

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Washington rebounds with 64-56 victory over Oregon State

SEATTLE (AP) — For all the attention focused on Isaiah Stewart and Jaden McDaniels, the other two freshman for Washington...

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Southern California routs Cal for wins in 8 of its last 9

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California's hot shooting from the second half of last Saturday's game at UCLA, carried over to...

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Ayayi leads No. 1 Gonzaga over Santa Clara 104-54

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Coach Mark Few took a moment to reflect on Gonzaga's record-tying 32nd consecutive regular-season West...

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Elleby nets 25, Washington State shocks No. 8 Oregon 72-61

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — CJ Elleby scored 25 points and Washington State beat a Top-10 team for just the third time, surprising...

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Means carries Seattle over Texas Rio Grande Valley 91-74

SEATTLE (AP) — Morgan Means had a season-high 22 points as Seattle topped Texas Rio Grande Valley 91-74 on Thursday night.Means...

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Pepper lifts UC Davis past Long Beach St. 85-82

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Elijah Pepper scored a career-high 19 points and grabbed a key defensive rebound with three seconds...

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Aiken Jr., Perry lift Eastern Washington over Idaho 78-75

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Kim Aiken Jr. totaled 18 points, eight rebounds, six assists, three steals and two blocks, and Jack Perry...

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Diane leads Cal State Northridge over UC Riverside 80-68

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Lamine Diane had 36 points as Cal State Northridge beat UC Riverside 80-68 on Thursday night.Terrell...

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Danberry, Carter help No. 10 Mississippi State past LSU

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State's win over LSU provided a perfect picture of what coach Vic Schaefer is dealing with...

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Burns, Ferguson carry Winthrop past Hampton 116-95

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Josh Ferguson scored 20 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, D.J. Burns added a career-high 21 points and...

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Elleby scores 25, Washington State surprises No. 8 Oregon

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — After scoring a season-low in points in his last game, CJ Elleby was the go-to guy for Washington State...

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No. 20 Colorado overcomes slow start, beats Arizona St 68-61

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Colorado's shooting was mediocre and its rebounding was inconsistent. All the while, the veteran Buffaloes...

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Jenkins, Tripp lead Pacific to a 65-55 win over Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Daniss Jenkins and Jahlil Tripp scored 16 and 15 points, respectively and Pacific handed Portland its...

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Brown, Queen combine for 34 points in New Mexico State's win

OREM, Utah (AP) — Terrell Brown and Trevelin Queen scored 17 points each to lead New Mexico State to a 70-56 win over Utah...

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Late runs carries Northern Colorado past Sac State 71-52

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Trent Harris had 14 points off the bench to carry Northern Colorado to a 71-52 win over Sacramento State...

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Ionescu leads No. 6 Oregon to 87-55 win over No. 3 Stanford

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu had a career-high 37 points to become Oregon's all-time leading scorer, and the...

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Shelton helps Northern Arizona hold off Southern Utah 75-72

Cameron Shelton scored 19 points including a pair of free throws with four seconds left as Northern Arizona held off Southern...

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No. 15 Gonzaga women whip Santa Clara, earn best start ever

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jill Townsend scored 13 points and grabbed a career-high 12 rebounds for her second career...

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Top-ranked South Carolina dominates Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — South Carolina earned its No. 1 ranking with a style coach Dawn Staley described as “fast and fluid.”The...

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Austin Peay wins 5th straight, beats SE Missouri 84-59

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Terry Taylor had 24 points as Austin Peay routed Southeast Missouri 84-59 on Thursday night.Carlos...

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Lee scores 21 to carry BYU over San Diego 93-70

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Kolby Lee had a career-high 21 points as BYU stretched its home win streak to eight games, romping past San...

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Johnson's double-double powers Tennessee State's victory

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Shakem Johnson had 12 points and 11 rebounds to lead Tennessee State's 64-48 win over Morehead State on...

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Muszynski guides Belmont past Eastern Kentucky 87-56

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nick Muszynski posted 16 points, eight rebounds and four assists and Belmont cruised past Eastern...

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Ross scores 20 as Pepperdine beats Loyola Marymount, 75-67

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) —Skylar Chavez had 15 points and seven rebounds for Pepperdine (9-9, 2-2 West Coast Conference). Kameron...

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Harding 8 of his 28 in OT, Weber St. beats Idaho St. 76-68

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Jerrick Harding scored eight of his 28 points in overtime, Cody John finished with 21 points, and Weber...

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Justin Roberts leads Georgia State past South Alabama, 72-63

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Justin Roberts had 20 points as Georgia State beat South Alabama 72-63 on Thursday night.Kane Williams had...

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Louisiana Tech rolls past Rice 72-56

RUSTON, La. (AP) — Mubarak Muhammed recorded 10 points and 10 rebounds to lead Louisiana Tech to a 72-56 win over Rice on...

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Arizona rides dominating first half to 93-77 win over Utah

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona guard Max Hazzard showed flashes of his shooting prowess early in the season while adjusting to a...

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Wallace helps Eastern Illinois edge Jacksonville St 70-69

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Josiah Wallace scored 20 points and Eastern Illinois held off Jacksonville State 70-69 on Thursday...

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Brown, Robinson lead Murray State past UT Martin 84-62

MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) — Tevin Brown had 20 points and Demond Robinson had 10 points, seven rebounds and three blocks as Murray...