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  • Nebraska beats Ohio 71-58 for 5th place

    HONOLULU (AP) -- It may be a modest two-game winning streak, but the Nebraska Cornhuskers are hoping to parlay that into some early success when they open Big Ten Conference play next week.

    The Associated Press
  • Wright St.-Ohio St. Preview

    After responding to a loss in emphatic fashion, Ohio State will try to maintain its intensity in its final game before Big Ten play.

    The Associated Press
  • From Rockford to Wichita State, VanVleet shines

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- Fred VanVleet walks into the training room deep within Koch Arena. He gently pulls off his shirt to reveal a cut-up elbow, a bruised shoulder, a nasty gash on the palm of his hand.

    The Associated Press
  • Cincinnati pounds Wagner 72-48

    CINCINNATI (AP) -- Kevin Johnson led a balanced attack with 11 points and Cincinnati used a stifling defense on Tuesday to overwhelm Wagner 72-48, the Bearcats' second game without head coach Mick Cronin.

    The Associated Press
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    Poinsettia Bowl Highlights

    Highlights from the 2014 Poinsettia Bowl between San Diego State and Navy on Dec. 23.

    Campus Insiders
  • Gonzaga-BYU Preview

    It won't take long for Gonzaga to find out how it stacks up in the West Coast Conference.

    The Associated Press
  • SDSU's Polee released from hospital

    SAN DIEGO (AP) -- San Diego State senior forward Dwayne Polee II was released from the hospital and was resting at home less than 24 hours after he collapsed on the court during a game, the school said Tuesday evening.

    The Associated Press
  • George Washington-Wichita St. Preview

    Wichita State has won its last two in-season tournaments. If it shoots like it did in the semifinals of the Diamond Head Classic, a third will be difficult to come by.

    The Associated Press
  • Stanford topples Texas to secure a badly needed marquee win

    The Cardinal atoned for a terrible loss at DePaul on Nov. 30 and some shoddy performances since then.

    The Dagger
  • Memphis defeats Western Illinois 78-51

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Nick King scored 12 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and led a balanced Memphis attack to a 78-51 rout of Western Illinois on Tuesday for the Tigers' fourth straight.

    The Associated Press
  • Seton Hall guard Whitehead has stress fracture

    SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. (AP) -- Highly touted Seton Hall freshman Isaiah Whitehead is going to be sidelined with a stress fracture in his right foot.

    The Associated Press
  • Pittsburgh breaks away from Holy Cross 58-39

    PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Panthers opened their season with a 23-point victory over Niagara Nov.14, but had not won a home nonconference game by more than nine in four home games since.

    The Associated Press
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    Rocky Long Poinsettia Powl Post Game Thoughts

    Post-game thoughts from Aztecs' head football coach Rocky Long on the Poinsettia Bowl. Watch the complete press conference in theMW.com archives.

    Campus Insiders
  • D-I's youngest coach also has inexperienced team

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Dana Ford and his Tennessee State Tigers are learning on the job together.

    The Associated Press
  • Houston has no problem with Texas Tech, 82-69

    LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Houston and Texas Tech find themselves in similar situations this season with several young players but with veteran coaches - Houston's Kelvin Sampson and Texas Tech's Tubby Smith.

    The Associated Press
  • Rebels top No. 3 Wildcats 71-67

    LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Instead of absorbing blows from one of college basketball's elite programs, UNLV attacked. Driving hard to the basket, crashing in for offensive rebounds and stepping in to take charges, the Rebels had Arizona on its heels instead of the other way around.

    The Associated Press
  • Utah Valley comes on late to beat Idaho State 51-47

    OREM, Utah (AP) -- Donte Williams scored nine of his 12 points after halftime as Utah Valley struggled past Idaho State 51-47 in a cold-shooting game on Tuesday night.

    The Associated Press
  • Grand Canyon knocks off New Mexico 68-65

    PHOENIX (AP) -- Joshua Braun, who scored 18 points, intercepted an inbounds pass in the final seconds to secure Grand Canyon's 68-65 victory over New Mexico on Tuesday night.

    The Associated Press
  • Rutgers beats Sacred Heart 79-54

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) -- Attack the basket.

    The Associated Press