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Friday’s boys high school basketball capsules 12.22.17

Fri, December 22, 2017

SWEET 16 RESULTS NO. 3 PROVIDENCE DAY 63, NO. 1 CONCORD COX MILL 52 Providence Day 31 32 -- 63 Cox Mill 22 30 -- 52 PROVIDENCE DAY 63 -- … Click to Continue »

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Friday’s Girls Roundup: Janay Sanders leads No. 2 Mallard Creek to title

Fri, December 22, 2017

Elevator ↑Kathryn Vandiver, Charlotte Latin: named to all-tournament team at Doc Maples Holiday Tournament in Tennessee. ↑Monroe Parkwood girls: 11-0 after Friday’s win in Union County showdown game with Union … Click to Continue »

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Friday’s girls high school basketball capsules 12.22.17

Fri, December 22, 2017

Sweet 16 Results NO. 2 MALLARD CREEK 79, FAYETTEVILLE NORTHOOD TEMPLE 64 Mallard Creek 23 18 10 28 -- 79 Notthwood 7 17 17 17-- 64 MALLARD CREEK 79-- Janay … Click to Continue »

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Allerik Freeman rediscovers his shooting stroke. N.C. State feels good entering ACC play

Fri, December 22, 2017

As a team, N.C. State’s final week of nonconference play began with a humbling, 81-76, loss to UNC Greensboro. For senior Allerik Freeman, that game was part of stretch of … Click to Continue »

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Young scores 31, leads No. 17 Oklahoma past Northwestern

Fri, December 22, 2017

After another dazzling performance, Oklahoma point guard Trae Young declared it the "best time to be a Sooner." He might be right. The freshman guard had 31 points and 12 … Click to Continue »

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Landale, Krebs lead Saint Mary's past UNC Asheville 95-69

Fri, December 22, 2017

Jock Landale and Tanner Krebs combined for 45 points as Saint Mary's defeated North Carolina Asheville 95-69 on Friday, pushing its win streak to six games as it readies to … Click to Continue »

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Washington State pulls away from Bethune-Cookman 86-58

Fri, December 22, 2017

Robert Franks scored 28 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, Carter Skaggs added 14 points and Washington State defeated Bethune-Cookman 86-58 on Friday night. Washington State (8-4) started strong with four … Click to Continue »

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Keller lifts Coyotes over Capitals 3-2

Fri, December 22, 2017

Clayton Keller scored 4:33 into overtime, and the Arizona Coyotes rallied to beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Friday night. Arizona had lost seven in a row and 10 of … Click to Continue »

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Iowa pulls away from Colorado 80-73 for fourth straight win

Fri, December 22, 2017

It will be listed as a neutral site game in the record books, but Iowa took full advantage of the heavily partisan crowd in their favor Friday. The Hawkeyes shot … Click to Continue »

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Jokic leads Nuggets to first win in Portland since 2013

Fri, December 22, 2017

Nikola Jokic scored 27 points and the Denver Nuggets won for the first time in Portland since 2013, beating the Trail Blazers 102-85 on Friday night. Jokic hit 12 of … Click to Continue »

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