• Pitino: Mathiang won't return this season after foot injury

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Louisville coach Rick Pitino says he won't bring back injured junior forward Mangok Mathiang now that the No. 13 Cardinals are out of postseason following a self-imposed ban.

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  • Kansas concerned about defending hot-shooting Oklahoma

    Kansas coach Bill Self expects his Jayhawks to have their hands full Saturday dealing with Buddy Hield and the rest of the sharp-shooting Oklahoma Sooners. Hield dropped in 46 points in Kansas' 109-106 triple-overtime win on Jan. 4, but the nation's No. 2 scorer is just part of the story.…

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  • Texas A&M-LSU Preview

    Texas A&M contained LSU star freshman Ben Simmons last month during its prosperous start to SEC play, but that's quickly becoming a distant memory. The 15th-ranked Aggies have dropped three in a row heading into Saturday's visit to the Tigers, who will seek to maintain their share of first place in…

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  • Illinois-Chicago fends off Wright State 64-59

    CHICAGO (AP) -- Freshman Dikembe Dixson scored 26 points with 12 rebounds and Najeal Young made three free throws in the final 37 seconds as Illinois-Chicago fended off Wright State 64-59 on Thursday night.

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  • Texas-Iowa St. Preview

    Texas is among four teams in a second-place logjam just one game out of first heading into Saturday night's big road matchup at No. 14 Iowa State. Sweep the regular-season series from slumping Iowa State (17-7, 6-5), and Texas (16-8, 7-4) knows that a league crown the Longhorns haven't worn since…

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  • Pearl: Auburn's Kareem Canty leaves team, school to turn pro

    Auburn point guard Kareem Canty has left the team and is turning pro. Tigers coach Bruce Pearl said Friday that Canty has left school for ''personal reasons.'' He says the frustrations of a struggling team contributed to Canty's frustrations. Canty sat out last season after transferring from…

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  • Tough road awaits surging Wisconsin, back in Big Ten picture

    The toughest two-game stretch of the season has arrived for Wisconsin. Winners of six in a row, the Badgers can improve their postseason credentials if they can pull off an upset or two on the road. The Badgers (15-9, 7-4 Big Ten) are clawing their way back into the NCAA Tournament conversation, a…

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  • Wiljer, Sabonis lead Gonzaga past Portland 92-66

    Kyle Wiltjer had five 3-pointers and 21 points, Domantas Sabonis had a double-double and Gonzaga rolled to a 92-66 win over Portland on Thursday night. Sabonis had 17 points and 11 rebounds for his 15th double-double, his seventh in his last eight games. Kyle Dranginis added 16 points, Eric…

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  • UNC's Roy Williams: 'I feel fine' after vertigo attack at BC

    North Carolina coach Roy Williams doesn't sound worried about the vertigo that sidelined him for part of Tuesday's win at Boston College. The 65-year-old coach Friday was instead eager to reiterate he's OK and crack jokes while talking about a two-decade history with vertigo going back to his time…

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  • Willis making most of minutes starting for No. 22 Kentucky

    Derek Willis' hope of getting into the rotation at Kentucky required a lot of patience during a two-year wait for minutes behind a glut of NBA-caliber talent. Willis has averaged 10.8 points and 8.1 rebounds over the past eight games with seven straight starts for Kentucky (18-6, 8-3 Southeastern…

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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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  • Boise State manager hits crazy shot (Video)

    Dan Goodale hit a miraculous shot on his first try - and it was nothing but net.

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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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    Mad Dash: Marquette student gives Providence $10 for missed free throw

    In today's Mad Dash: A Marquette student puts his money where his mouth is, Fenway Park looks a lot different, and Brandon Crawford shows off an old photo.

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  • Syracuse dominates Florida State 85-72

    Four Syracuse players scored in double figures Thursday night but it was Dajuan Coleman who may have had the biggest impact in the Orange's dominating 85-72 win over Florida State. Coleman had only two points in the first half but scored Syracuse's first six points of the second half on a dunk, a…

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  • Pepperdine beats Saint Mary's for the second time, 69-63

    MORAGA, Calif. (AP) -- Lamond Murray Jr. scored 16 points and Stacy Davis had 13, including four free throws in the final 24 seconds, to lead Pepperdine to a 69-63 win over Saint Mary's on Thursday night, handing the Gaels their first home loss of the season.

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  • College basketball's All-time Starting Five: Georgetown Hoyas

    Our series picking the best from some of college basketball's most tradition-rich programs continues at Georgetown.

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