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November 28, 2015 - 6:48pm
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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Josh Hagins scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead undefeated Arkansas-Little Rock to a 64-60 win over Tulsa on Saturday.

Jalen Jackson added 12 points and Kemy Osse sank the go-ahead 3-pointer for Little Rock, which improved to 5-0 and tied a school record for best season start. Hagins shot 6 of 10 from the field and was 3 for 4 from long range.

Little Rock trailed by 12 in the first half but Hagins' 3-pointer sparked a...

November 28, 2015 - 6:43pm
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HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — John Brown poured in 30 points and grabbed nine rebounds as High Point held off Morgan State, 82-72 Saturday afternoon.

The Panthers led by two, 39-37,at intermission but pulled away in the second half. High Point held a 74-59 lead with 5:19 left to play after Jorge Perez-Laham hit a 3-pointer, but Morgan State scored nine unanswered points to make it 74-68 with 3:13 left and Phillip Carr made it a five-point game, 75-70 with 2:19 left....

November 28, 2015 - 6:42pm
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FREEPORT, Bahamas (AP) — Madison Cable scored 22 points and Marina Mabrey added 18 to help No. 3 Notre Dame beat UCLA 92-84 in overtime in the Junkanoo Jam championship game

Cable, who earned MVP honors, also had nine rebounds, and Lindsay Allen added 15 points for the Irish (6-0).

Notre Dame jumped out to a 24-13 lead after the first quarter and held a 10-point halftime lead before the Bruins rallied in the second half to tie it and send it to...

November 28, 2015 - 6:42pm
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NEW YORK (AP) — Mika Aaman scored 18 points, Dwaun Anderson had 17, and Wagner used a 24-6 run in the second half to pull away late and defeat Division III Staten Island 83-59 on Saturday.

Wagner (2-2) led 40-36 at halftime but saw its lead disappear when Staten Island used a quick 6-0 run to go up 46-45 with 14:29 left. But the Dolphins went cold, missing seven of their next nine shots and committing seven turnovers, and the Seahawks opened up a 69-52 lead....

November 28, 2015 - 6:36pm
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JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Chris Flemmings scored 18 points and UNC Wilmington defeated East Tennessee State 94-73 on Saturday.

C.J. Bryce added 14 points, Devontae Cacok 13, Jordon Talley 12 and Marcus Bryan 10 for the Seahawks with all five double-figure scorers shooting over 50 percent. UNCW was 41 of 70 for 58.6 percent.

T.J. Cromer scored 20 points and Ge'Lawn Guyn 18 for the Buccaneers (3-3).

East Tennessee State was 18 of...

November 28, 2015 - 6:33pm
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MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Brady Gustafson threw for two touchdowns and the Montana Grizzlies held off South Dakota State 24-17 in a Football Championship Subdivision first-round playoff game Saturday.

Gustafson threw for 202 yards to spark the Grizzlies (8-4) to a 24-0 halftime lead.

The Grizzlies head to four-time national champion North Dakota State for a quarterfinal game next Saturday. Montana beat NDSU 38-35 in Missoula in September....

November 28, 2015 - 6:33pm
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SAINT BONAVENTURE, N.Y. (AP) — Ameen Tanksley scored 24 points, Juan'ya Green added 23, and Hofstra rallied to beat St. Bonaventure 89-83 Saturday, ending a two-game skid.

Denton Koon scored 14 with three 3-pointers, Rokas Gustys added 12 points on 5-of-5 shooting, and the Pride (4-2) shot 85 percent from the stripe, with Tanksley and Green combining for 20 of Hofstra's 28 made free throws.

Trailing by five at halftime, Hofstra twice cut the deficit...

November 28, 2015 - 6:31pm
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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — JeQuan Lewis scored 16 and Melvin Johnson added 13 points to help VCU beat Old Dominion 76-67 Saturday.

Jordan Burgess had 12 points for VCU (4-2).

Old Dominion (3-3) made six of its first seven field goals to take a 16-8 lead five minutes in, but VCU responded with a 10-0 run before the teams with into halftime tied at 35-all.

Johnson hit back-to-back 3-pointer to spark an 11-3 spurt that put the Rams up 11...

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