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November 27, 2015 - 11:18pm
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FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — D.J Balentine scored 23 points, Mislav Brrzoja made all six of his shots for 16 points, and Evansville beat Santa Clara 69-57 victory in the Wooden Legacy on Friday.

Egidijus Mockevicius scored eight points and pulled down 21 rebounds as the Purple Aces (4-1) recovered from a loss on Thursday to Providence. The winless Broncos fell to 0-7.

Balentine made 9 of 18 shots and had eight assists.


November 27, 2015 - 11:11pm
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STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Leyton Hammonds scored 20 points off the bench and hot-shooting Oklahoma State earned its second win over Long Beach State in five days, 79-73 Friday night.

The Cowboys shot 53 percent from the field and Hammonds got Oklahoma State off to a fast start by knocking down his first four shots, including his first three 3--pointers, and had 17 points at halftime.

Jeff Newberry added 13 and Jeffrey Carroll 11 for the Cowboys....

November 27, 2015 - 11:09pm
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Jakob Poeltl scored 19 points and had 11 rebounds as Utah easily dispatched Idaho State 102-72 Friday night. The 7-foot sophomore had 51 points in the last two games after setting a career-high Sunday.

The Bengals (2-3) were simply overmatched by a Utah (5-1) team with better athletes and the best player on the floor in Poeltl. The Utes led 57-28 at halftime and never looked back.

The 57-point first half was the highest scoring...

November 27, 2015 - 11:07pm
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GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Tilman Dunbar scored 16 points — 10 from the free-throw line — and Navy defeated UNC-Greensboro 70-66 Friday night.

Leading 62-60 with 35 seconds to play, Dunbar made all six of his free throws and Kendall Knorr added two from the line to preserve the win.

After Dunbar's free throw made it 69-66, UNC-Greensboro's Diante Baldwin missed a 3-pointer with two seconds left.

The Spartans claimed their last lead...

November 27, 2015 - 11:00pm
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AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — T.J. Dunans scored 20 points to lead Auburn, and the Tigers erased a sloppy start to beat Northwestern State, 119-81 Friday night at the Auburn Arena, the fourth-most points Auburn has scored in school history.

Dunans scored all of his points in the second half after a dismal first half, where he shot 0-for-1 with four turnovers and a pair of fouls.

Cinmeon Bowers added 16 points and 10 rebounds for his second double-double of the...

November 27, 2015 - 10:57pm
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AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Josh Williams scored 11 of his 14 points in a decisive second-half run that carried Akron past Charleston Southern 82-58 Friday night.

Patrick Wallace's 3-pointer pulled the Buccaneers to within 40-38 with 17:11 to play.

But Akron (4-2) responded with a 22-3 run capped by a Williams 3 to make it 62-41 with 10:42 remaining.

The Zips' Reggie McAdams added 14 points shooting 5 for 7 from the field, Aaron Jackson...

November 27, 2015 - 10:53pm
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HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden had 50 points, nine rebounds and eight assists, and the Houston Rockets beat the winless Philadelphia 76ers 116-114 on Friday night.

Harden was 14 for 28 from the field and 16 for 20 at the line in his third career game with 50 or more points. He is averaging 36.2 points in his last five games.

Philadelphia moved one loss away from matching the New Jersey Nets' NBA-worst mark of 18 losses to open a season. The Sixers have...

November 27, 2015 - 10:51pm
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November 27, 2015 - 10:49pm
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CEDAR PARK, Texas (AP) — Maggie Lyon knocked down five 3-pointers and scored 21 points to lead No. 19 Northwestern to its second Lone Star Showcase victory in as many days, cruising past Creighton 75-52 on Friday night.

After holding off pesky Eastern Washington, 74-70 on Thanksgiving day, the Wildcats grabbed an early lead and never let up. Northwestern (5-0) led by 13 points after one quarter and 40-24 at intermission.

Lyon was 7 of 15 from the...

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