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  • Brad vs. the Book: Historic season to continue for Hawkeyes at IU

    Iowa, on pace to land its first ever No. 1 seed, could accelerate Indiana's downward spiral says Brad Evans.

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  • West Virginia forward Jonathan Holton reinstated to team

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) -- Suspended West Virginia forward Jonathan Holton has been reinstated to the team.

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  • Southern Cal-Arizona St. Preview

    USC's win over Arizona State about a month ago helped it surpass its 2014-15 win total. Another would improve the Trojans' chances for a conference title they've been nowhere close to competing for in the last two seasons. The No. 23 Trojans have climbed the Pac-12 standings while building their…

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  • Thornwell leads South Carolina to 94-83 win over LSU

    South Carolina coach Frank Martin looked around at his exhilarated players after the Gamecocks beat LSU to gain a share of first in the Southeastern Conference. South Carolina (21-3, 8-3) got to the top with a 94-83 win over LSU on Wednesday night, breaking away from a tie game with a 17-8 spurt…

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  • Miles' 21 leads Saint Joseph's by George Washington 84-66

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) -- Isaiah Miles scored 21 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead Saint Joseph's to an 84-66 win over George Washington Wednesday night, extending its road winning streak to nine games.

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  • Fresno State hands San Diego State its 1st MWC loss, 58-57

    FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- Marvelle Harris had 20 points, five assists and four steals and Fresno State handed San Diego State its first Mountain West Conference loss in a 58-57 victory Wednesday night.

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  • USC AD Pat Haden suffers episode of light-headedness

    Outgoing Southern California athletic director Pat Haden became faint on campus Wednesday and was hospitalized to undergo tests. Sports information director Tim Tessalone said the 63-year-old administrator was in stable condition and resting comfortably. Tessalone said Haden plans to return soon to…

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  • Walton, Michigan hang on to beat Minnesota 82-74

    Michigan's large lead had been slashed by feisty Minnesota to two points, and coach John Beilein called timeout with 89 seconds left to set up the next play. The Wolverines emerged with a clutch layup and pulled out the must-have victory on Wednesday night. The Gophers, once again, fell just short.

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  • Alabama holds off slumping No. 15 Texas A&M, 63-62

    Avery Johnson's already brought big wins to Alabama's program even during an up and down season. Retin Obasohan scored 16 points and the Crimson Tide pulled off another upset by surviving a big rally from No. 15 Texas A&M for a 63-62 victory Wednesday night, the Aggies' third straight loss. The…

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  • Texas Tech upsets No. 14 Iowa State 85-82 in OT

    Texas Tech coach Tubby Smith knew how a big 3-pointer he got from sophomore guard Keenan Evans. It helped lift the Red Raiders to an 85-82 overtime win over No. 14 Iowa State on Wednesday night. ''Knowing it was just 2 seconds (on the shot clock), a heck of a play to put us up by three,'' Smith said.

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  • Hayes, Brown lead Wisconsin to 72-61 win over Nebraska

    Prior to this season, Wisconsin's Vitto Brown was a little-used reserve, best known for his stirring rendition of the national anthem before select games. The junior forward had a career-high 18 points and Nigel Hayes scored 20 as the Badgers defeated Nebraska 72-61 for their sixth-consecutive…

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  • Tulsa rallies to hand No. 16 SMU 1st home loss 82-77

    DALLAS (AP) -- Pat Birt envisioned beating SMU when he sat behind the Tulsa bench a year ago for the Golden Hurricane's loss to the Mustangs with the American Athletic Conference regular-season title on the line.

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  • Marquette beats No. 20 Providence 96-91 in double overtime

    Henry Ellenson smiled and seemed to bounce around with nervous energy after playing 48 minutes. Coach Steve Wojciechowski had a raspy voice as he talked about being so tense that he needed an ice bath. The young Marquette Golden Eagles will remember their 96-91 victory in double overtime over No.…

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  • Vanderbilt routs Missouri 86-71 for 2nd win in 3 games

    Vanderbilt took care of business against a struggling Missouri team at home where the Commodores have been pretty good this season. Wade Baldwin IV scored 17 points in leading five starters in double figures, and the Vanderbilt Commodores routed Missouri 86-71 Wednesday night for their second win…

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  • UNC spokesman: Williams expected back at next practice

    North Carolina Hall of Fame coach Roy Williams is expected to be at the team's next practice and game following a bout with vertigo that sidelined him for part of Tuesday's win at Boston College. Athletics spokesman Steve Kirschner said Wednesday that the ninth-ranked Tar Heels had a previously…

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  • UNLV rallies to beat San Jose State 64-61

    LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Patrick McCaw scored 16 points, Ike Nwamu added 15 and UNLV rallied to beat San Jose State 64-61 on Wednesday night to end a three-game skid.

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  • Selection Sunday is just 5 weeks away

    This NCAA Tournament is setting up to be a good one. It is deeper at the top,'' Oklahoma athletic director and Selection Committee chairman Joe Castiglione said Wednesday. The committee is meeting in Indianapolis, kind of a refresher course for the veterans and a chance for new members - Ohio…

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