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  • UNC's Williams thankful, doing OK after vertigo attack

    North Carolina coach Roy Williams said he was feeling both thankful to be alive, and proud of how his team responded in the aftermath of a vertigo attack that forced him to watch most of the second half of the Tar Heels' 68-65 ACC win over Boston College on Tuesday night from the locker room. In a…

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  • Iowa St.-Texas Tech Preview

    Adversity isn't anything new for an Iowa State team that's been adjusting to injuries and defections since the summer. Short-handed on the road for a second consecutive game, the 14th-ranked Cyclones will rely on that resiliency once again in Wednesday night's matchup with fading Texas Tech.…

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  • No. 22 Kentucky has it easy against Georgia in an 82-48 rout

    Kentucky usually found the basket, while Georgia often emerged frustrated when it shot. Jamal Murray scored 24 points, Tyler Ulis added 14 and Kentucky held Georgia to a season-low 22 percent shooting to coast to an 82-48 victory Tuesday night. Picking up where he left off after a career-best 35…

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  • Villanova latest No. 1 in AP poll; 6th top team this season

    Villanova joined an exclusive club Monday. The Wildcats are now among the 57 schools to have been ranked No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball poll.

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  • Auguste's 19 helps Notre Dame to 89-83 win over Clemson

    Notre Dame coach Mike Brey was glad Zach Auguste got mad after spending much of the first half on the bench in foul trouble in the Fighting Irish's 89-83 win over Clemson on Monday night. Auguste dominated both the offensive and defensive end, scored 15 of his 19 points during the final 20 minutes…

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  • Brad vs. the Book: Mountaineers locked and loaded for Kansas

    West Virginia and its relentless press are sure to cause Wayne Selden and Frank Mason headaches, yet again.

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  • Gill's 16, 'D' lead No. 7 Virginia past Virginia Tech, 67-49

    The first time No. 7 Virginia and Virginia Tech met on a basketball court this season, the Hokies played probably their best game of the season and the Cavaliers played what rates as their worst, and the bad taste of the Cavaliers' two-point loss has lingered ever since. Anthony Gill and his…

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  • Florida beats Mississippi 77-72, sweeps both meetings

    Devin Robinson's emphatic dunk in the closing seconds brought Florida fans to their feet - for good. Dorian Finney-Smith scored 16 points, Robinson added 15 off the bench and the Gators bounced back from their worst loss of the season and beat Mississippi 77-72 Tuesday night. Florida (16-8, 7-4…

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  • Johnson, Bama's tough run starts with No. 15 Texas A&M

    Avery Johnson's first Alabama team is used to taking on deeper, often more talented opponents. The challenging stretch that also includes road games against Southeastern Conference contenders Florida and LSU could either be a big boost or a sizable blow to the team's hopes of making the postseason.…

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  • Late basket helps No. 12 Miami edge Pittsburgh 65-63

    Annoyed about his team's effort, Miami Hurricanes coach Jim Larranaga grabbed a ball in the locker room at halftime and challenged his players one by one to wrestle it away from him. Point guard Angel Rodriguez scored on an offensive rebound with 1.4 seconds left, and No. 12 Miami edged Pittsburgh…

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  • Michigan St.-Purdue Preview

    Caleb Swanigan called Tom Izzo in April to let him know he'd be joining his friend and fellow five-star big man Deyonta Davis at Michigan State in the fall, but the coach seemed more surprised about Swanigan's decision than anything. It turned out Izzo had a reason to be apprehensive because less…

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  • Villanova cruises by DePaul 86-59 in 1st game as No. 1 team

    ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) -- Josh Hart paced a balanced attack on offense. Darryl Reynolds and Daniel Ochefu patrolled the inside. Jalen Brunson and Kris Jenkins pitched in here and there.

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  • No. 6 Kansas beats No. 10 West Virginia, 75-65

    Landen Lucas rarely gets much credit for the work he does for Kansas, mainly because the blue-collar forward earns his minutes with rebounding and defense rather than offense. With a deft flip of his wrist, Ellis lobbed up a pass that Lucas dutifully flushed. ''I see him out there working hard,''…

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  • Missouri's suspended players Gant, Woods in doubt vs Vandy

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- Missouri coach Kim Anderson hasn't decided whether to lift suspensions of Jakeenan Gant and Russell Woods, who have been benched for one game after being cited for misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.

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  • Mad Dash: Amazing story emerges about Blackhawks goalie's generosity

    In today's Mad Dash: A new reason to like an NHL player, an intentionally missed free throw works to perfection, and a better version of this year's Super Bowl.

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  • Big Week: South Carolina could move to top of SEC standings

    South Carolina could end up atop the Southeastern Conference standings, if the Gamecocks can defend their homecourt this week. South Carolina (20-3, 7-3 SEC) hosts league-leader LSU (15-8, 8-2) on Wednesday night before playing No. 22 Kentucky, which is tied with the Gamecocks and No. 15 Texas A&M…

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  • Hield's 3-pointer lifts No. 3 Oklahoma past No. 24 Texas

    Buddy Hield had done just about everything this season. Hield's 3-pointer from the left wing with 1.3 seconds remaining lifted No. 3 Oklahoma to a 63-60 victory over No. 24 Texas. Hield scored 12 of his 27 points in the final 3:11, including two 3-pointers.

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