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Preds rout Jackets, give Pekka Rinne his league-leading 22nd win

  Craig Smith scored two goals, Pekka Rinne made 30 saves to earn his NHL-leading 22nd win, and the Nashville Predators routed the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-1 on Monday night. Colin Wilson had a goal and an assist, and Seth Jones and Mike Fisher also scored for Nashville, which has won five of six. Victor Bartley added two assists. Rookie Alexander Wennberg scored his first NHL goal...
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Chattanooga eases past UAB 83-67

CHATANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) Greg Pryor scored 18 points and Chattanooga eased past UAB 83-67 on Monday. Pryor was 9 of 11 from the line. Casey Jones added 14 points and nine rebounds, Ronrico White had 13 points and Justin Tuoyo scored 11 and grabbed 12 boards. UAB was paced by Robert Brown's 19 points. Hakeem Baxter had 15 and Nick Norton added 12. Chattanooga jumped out to an 8-2 lead...
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No. 24 Colorado State stays unbeaten, 75-54

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) Daniel Bejarano scored 15 points, John Gillon had 14, and No. 24 Colorado State won its 12th straight game to extend the best start in school history with a 75-54 victory over Charleston Southern on Monday night. Stanton Kidd had 13 points and J.J. Avila added 11 for Colorado State (12-0), which also set the longest single-season winning streak in school...
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No. 22 Baylor holds on 70-66 over Southern U

WACO, Texas (AP) Rico Gathers had 16 points with 11 rebounds and No. 22 Baylor held on to win its first game this season as a ranked team, 70-66 over Southern University on Monday night. Freshman Johnathan Motley had 19 points for the Bears (10-1), who moved into the Top 25 earlier Monday. His two free throws with 42 seconds left in the first half put Baylor ahead to stay after...
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Tulsa overwhelms Incarnate Word 76-47

TULSA, Okla. (AP) Shaquille Harrison was 10 of 15 from the floor to total 24 points and led Tulsa to a dominating 76-47 victory over a weary Incarnate Word team on Monday night. Incarnate Word, which had a 110-104 triple-overtime victory over Missouri-Kansas City on Saturday night, never really got into this game as Tulsa led throughout. The Golden Hurricane was ahead 23-7 midway...
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Siakam scores 17 in first start, Vanderbilt beats Penn 79-50

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) James Siakam scored 17 points in his first start of the season, leading Vanderbilt to a 79-50 win over Pennsylvania on Monday night. Siakam was elevated to a starting role after playing well as an energizer off the bench in the past 10 games. He started 28 games last year, but came off the bench after missing the season opener to attend his father's funeral...
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Reed, Pryor help Robert Morris hold off Delaware, 84-81

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) Marcquise Reed and Rodney Pryor combined to score 39 points as Robert Morris held off winless Delaware for an 84-81 win Monday night. Reed drilled a 3-pointer midway through the second half to give Robert Morris (4-7) a 14-point lead, 63-49, and Pryor added two free throws to make it 65-49 with seven minutes left. The Blue Hens (0-10) scratched their way...
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Temple stuns No. 10 Kansas with blowout

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Will Cummings scored 19 points, Quenton DeCosey had 18 and Temple stunned No. 10 Kansas with a 77-52 rout Monday night that snapped the Jayhawks' eight-game winning streak. Jesse Morgan added 17 points and keyed a dominant second-half performance from the Owls, who were swallowed up after the game by a sea of Temple fans rushing the court at the Wells Fargo Center...
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Capitals edge Senators, extend point streak to nine games

  Braden Holtby made 38 saves, Jay Beagle and Nicklas Backstrom scored second-period goals, and the Washington Capitals extended their point streak to nine games with a 2-1 win over the Ottawa Senators on Monday night. Washington has won three in a row and is 7-0-2 in its past nine games. Holtby has been in net for all of them. Backstrom broke a 1-1 tie with 35 seconds left in the...
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Michigan State surges in second half past The Citadel 82-56

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Tom Izzo put his team through a mentally taxing day after one of the worst losses in Michigan State history, and it paid off with one of the program's best second halves. ''It was pretty bad, but we needed it,'' team leader Denzel Valentine said of Sunday's film sessions and on-court work after a shocking defeat by Texas Southern. ''Sometimes you need a...
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East Carolina romps in 2nd half, tops Florida A&M 75-57

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) Caleb White knocked down three of four 3-point attempts in the first three minutes of the second half to give East Carolina the lead as the Pirates cruised to a 75-57 win over winless Florida A&M Monday night. The Rattlers (0-11) took a 29-27 lead at the break, but East Carolina had a 20-point advantage in the second half, outscoring Florida A&M 48...
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Daniels, Timmer power Drake past D-III Simpson, 84-62

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Jordan Daniels scored 24 points and Reed Timmer added another 19 as Drake ran away from Division III Simpson, 84-62 on Monday night. The Storm, from neighboring Indianola, nursed a lead through the early going of the second half and tied the game at 17-17 on Ryan Skaar's 3-pointer with 11:01 left. Jordan Daniels converted a three-point play and by intermission...
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Staten leads No. 18 West Virginia over Wofford

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) Juwan Staten had 17 points and 10 rebounds to lead No. 18 West Virginia to a 77-44 win over Wofford on Monday night. West Virginia (11-1) is off to its best start since opening 11-0 during the 2009-10 season, when it reached the Final Four. Elijah Macon and Jonathan Holton each added 11 points and Jevon Carter scored 10 for the Mountaineers. Spencer Collins...
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Mississippi beats SE Missouri 82-51

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. (AP) Terence Smith scored 16 points, M.J. Rhett added 14 and Mississippi coasted to a 82-51 victory over Southeast Missouri on Monday night. Smith and Rhett both had season-highs in points. Ole Miss (8-3) was in control from the beginning, jumping out to a 19-4 lead after making eight of its first 10 attempts from the field. It was Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy's...
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Michigan ends skid with 72-56 win over Coppin State

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) Freshman Ricky Doyle led the Wolverines with a career-high 16 points and five rebounds and Michigan halted a four-game losing streak Monday night with a 72-56 win over Coppin State. The Wolverines (7-5) raced to an early 21-3 lead before cooling down midway through the first half. They still had no problem picking up their first win since narrowly defeating...
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Holtby, Capitals stay hot, edge Senators 2-1

WASHINGTON (AP) Braden Holtby made 38 saves, Jay Beagle and Nicklas Backstrom scored second-period goals, and the Washington Capitals extended their point streak to nine games with a 2-1 win over the Ottawa Senators on Monday night. Washington has won three in a row and is 7-0-2 in its past nine games. Holtby has been in net for all of them. Backstrom broke a 1-1 tie with 35 seconds...
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White, Jok lead Iowa over North Florida 80-70

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) Aaron White tied his season-high with 23 points to lead Iowa to an 80-70 win over North Florida on Monday in the Hawkeyes' final game before Big Ten play. Peter Jok scored 12 points in his first career start and Jarrod Uthoff added 10 points and 12 rebounds for the Hawkeyes (9-4), who snapped a two-game losing skid. Iowa's 16-point lead late in the first half...
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Hornets defeat Nuggets for their third straight victory

  Al Jefferson scored 22 points, Kemba Walker added 18 points and nine assists, and the Charlotte Hornets extended their winning streak to a season-high three games with a 110-82 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Monday night. Rookie P.J. Hairston recorded his first career double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds. Jefferson and Walker combined to shoot 15 of 25 from the field...
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No. 25 TCU tops Grambling 80-39 in return to poll

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) Kyan Anderson scored 17 points and No. 25 TCU beat Grambling State 80-39 Monday night in the Frogs' first game as a ranked team in almost 16 years. TCU (12-0) entered The Associated Press poll earlier in the day and continued the best start in school history, topping the 1997-98 team that opened with nine straight wins before making the Frogs' most recent...
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No. 19 Oklahoma beats Weber State 85-51

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) The No. 19-ranked Oklahoma Sooners went on a scoring binge, setting an NCAA Division I record with 39 straight points, to rout Weber State on Monday night. Oklahoma was led by Jordan Woodard and Ryan Spangler, who each scored 15 points. Oklahoma (8-3) broke the previous record for a scoring run against a Division I opponent of 37 points, set by Utah State vs....
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Temple stuns No. 10 Kansas with 25-point blowout

  Will Cummings scored 19 points, Quenton DeCosey had 18 and Temple stunned No. 10 Kansas with a 77-52 rout Monday night that snapped the Jayhawks' eight-game winning streak. Jesse Morgan added 17 points and keyed a dominant second-half performance from the Owls, who were swallowed up after the game by a sea of Temple fans rushing the court at the Wells Fargo Center, home of the...
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No. 17 St. John's beats Long Beach State 66-49

NEW YORK (AP) Chris Obekpa scored 16 points, had eight rebounds and seven blocked shots to lead No. 17 St. John's to a 66-49 win over Long Beach State Monday night. With the win, St. John's improved to 10-1 on the season. The last time the Red Storm began a season 10-1 was the 1990-91. That team finished the season with a 23-9 record before losing to then-No. 2 Duke in the Midwest...
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Old Dominion improves to 10-1, beats William & Mary 69-62

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Trey Freeman scored 24, Ambrose Mosley 17 and Old Dominion won its seventh straight, beating William & Mary 69-62 on Monday night. Old Dominion (10-1) broke a 39-all tie with a 13-1 run ending on Jonathan Arledge's jumper to make it 52-40 with 7:57 left. The Monarchs extended their lead to 14 with 3:16 left, but William & Mary (6-4) had an 11-2 run to get...
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Smith, Rinne lift Predators to rout of Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Craig Smith scored two goals, Pekka Rinne made 30 saves to earn his NHL-leading 22nd win, and the Nashville Predators routed the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-1 on Monday night. Colin Wilson had a goal and an assist, and Seth Jones and Mike Fisher also scored for Nashville, which has won five of six. Victor Bartley added two assists. Rookie Alexander Wennberg scored...
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Purvis leads UConn over Columbia 80-65

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) Rodney Purvis tied a career-high with 21 points to lead UConn over Columbia 80-65 on Monday. Ryan Boatright added 20 and the two guards combined to go 6 of 8 from 3-point range for UConn (5-4). The Huskies came in shooting just 29 percent from 3-point range this season but made nine of 16 from behind the arc. Maodo Lo had 24 points to lead Columbia (6-4)...
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