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Aldridge leads Spurs' charge past Knicks, 119-107

Thu, December 28, 2017

Two nights after playing with a full roster for the first time all season, San Antonio had to adjust yet again. It's not what they want, but the Spurs are … Click to Continue »

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Lewerke, Spartans roll past Cougars 42-17 in Holiday Bowl

Thu, December 28, 2017

Brian Lewerke threw for 213 yards and three touchdowns, and LJ Scott ran for 110 yards and two scores for No. 18 Michigan State, which took advantage of Luke Falk's … Click to Continue »

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Phillips sends Tennessee Tech past Morehead St., 69-67

Thu, December 28, 2017

Curtis Phillips Jr., scored 17 points with 10 rebounds and made the game-winning shot at the buzzer to lift Tennessee Tech to a 69-67 Ohio Valley Conference opening win against … Click to Continue »

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Santa Clara holds off Pepperdine for 72-65 WCC win

Thu, December 28, 2017

KJ Feagin and Henry Caruso scored 10 points in the final minutes as Santa Clara held off Pepperdine for a 72-65 win to open West Coast Conference play on Thursday … Click to Continue »

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No. 6 Baylor dominates Kansas State in 88-58 victory

Thu, December 28, 2017

Baylor coach Kim Mulkey is always a bit nervous when starting off the conference slate, especially when it's the first game after a lengthy break. Those worries went away rather … Click to Continue »

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Jackson's 20 sparks UTSA past Rice, 79-66 in C-USA opener

Thu, December 28, 2017

Jhivvan Jackson had his second straight 20-point scoring game to spark Texas-San Antonio to a 79-66 win over Rice in the Conference USA opener on Thursday night. The reigning C-USA … Click to Continue »

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BYU beats Portland 68-45 on career night for Childs, Bryant

Thu, December 28, 2017

Yoeli Childs scored a career-high 26 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, Elijah Bryant added 22 points with a career-high 15 boards, and BYU beat Portland 68-45 in a West Coast … Click to Continue »

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Hall, Frey lift Montana State over Southern Utah 104-99

Thu, December 28, 2017

Tyler Hall poured in 36 points on 12-of-19 shooting from the floor, including 8 of 14 from 3-point range, and Harald Frey added a career-best 30 points with six assists … Click to Continue »

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Lofton carries New Mexico State past UC Irvine, 65-60

Thu, December 28, 2017

Zach Lofton hit 6 of 8 from the free throw line in the final two minutes to preserve New Mexico State's 65-60 win over UC Irvine on Thursday night. The … Click to Continue »

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Pineiro, Wright spark San Diego to 73-63 WCC opener

Thu, December 28, 2017

Isaiah Pineiro scored 23 points, Isaiah Wright added 17 with six assists and San Diego rolled past San Francisco 73-63 Thursday night in a West Coast Conference opener. Pineiro hit … Click to Continue »

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