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Turn Down For What?: Turner Scores 33 as NC State Beats Tennessee 83-72

Ralston Turner Scored a Career High vs Tennessee/newsobserver.comby Dale Yarborough@catchandshoot_DNC State faced off against the Tennessee Volunteers at the PNC Arena in Raleigh following a tough one-point loss against Wofford last Sunday. Tennessee came to Raleigh following a very impressive 67-55 win against the #15 Butler Bulldogs. The first half started with Tennessee’s Kevin...
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Kemp leads No. 16 Washington to rout of Grambling State

  Shawn Kemp Jr. scored 13 of his 21 points in the first half, Andrew Andrews added 16 points and No. 16 Washington raced past Grambling State 86-38 on Wednesday night. Washington (9-0) extended its best start since beginning the 2005-06 season 11-0, leading 45-13 at halftime and by as many as 51 in the second half. The Huskies will get arguably their toughest non-conference test...
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Chandler helps Oregon drop Northridge 79-56

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) Oregon unveiled its tallest player, 6-foot-10 center Michael Chandler, and he scored 13 points off the bench to help lead the Ducks to a 79-56 victory over Cal State Northridge on Wednesday night. Chandler, a junior college transfer from Northwest Florida College, missed the first nine games of the season with a left knee injury. He scored nine straight points...
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Doolin lifts UNLV over Portland 75-73 in OT

LAS VEGAS (AP) Cody Doolin's driving layup with less than a second remaining in overtime Wednesday night gave UNLV a 75-73 win over Portland. Doolin, who finished with 15 points on 6 of 8 shooting, had a similar play at the end of regulation but fed Dwayne Morgan for a layup at the buzzer. It was Morgan's only basket before his shot with 25 seconds left in overtime put UNLV up 73...
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Bearcats learn lesson, beat San Diego State in OT

CINCINNATI -- Saturday night in Lincoln was a tough lesson for the Cincinnati Bearcats basketball team. Wednesday night they showed they could apply what they learned. The Bearcats overcame a poor shooting first half, their own inability to close out regulation when they had a five-point lead with 42 seconds remaining and a questionable foul call with 3.9 seconds left in regulation...
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No. 16 Huskies rout Grambling State 86-38

SEATTLE (AP) Shawn Kemp Jr. scored 13 of his 21 points in the first half, Andrew Andrews added 16 points and No. 16 Washington raced past Grambling State 86-38 on Wednesday night. Washington (9-0) extended its best start since beginning the 2005-06 season 11-0, leading 45-13 at halftime and by as many as 51 in the second half. The Huskies will get arguably their toughest non-conference...
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New Mexico beats Central Arkansas 76-55

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) Deshawn Delaney equaled his career in points with 22 and Hugh Greenwood added 14 to help New Mexico overcome an early deficit Wednesday night in a 76-55 win over Central Arkansas. Greenwood went 4-of-6 on 3-pointers, while Delaney added a career-high 13 rebounds for his second career double-double. The Bears (0-9) went up 16-7 midway through the first half...
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Michigan State basketball puts away Eastern Michigan

Coming into Wednesday night’s contest, the No. 25 Michigan State Spartans (8-3) knew it wouldn’t be the easiest of rides going up against the relentless zone defense of the Eastern Michigan Eagles (8-2). But in the end, the Spartans did enough to eventually break the zone and come away with a 66-46 victory over the Eagles. In the game’s early going, things certainly were playing...
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Davis double-double helps Pepperdine hold off Howard 53-45

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) Stacy Davis scored 18 points with 11 rebounds and Amadi Udenyi came off the bench to score a career-high 16, including three 3-pointers as Pepperdine survived a lengthy scoring drought to beat Howard 53-45 Wednesday night. The Waves (7-2) remain a perfect 5-0 at home but only after Udenyi and Davis heated up late to score 11 of Pepperdine's last 17 points to...
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Willard's Way: Seton Hall Coach Has the Program He Envisioned

Kevin Willard Has His Seton Hall Team at 7-1 This Season/nj.comby John Fanta@John_Fanta A young Seton Hall Men's Basketball team has answered the bell so far in the 2014-15 season. Kevin Willard has seen lows, but he says it was some of those bumps in the road that were necessary to get the Seton Hall men’s basketball program to where it is today.  “I finally feel like our...
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Cal Poly comes from behind to beat Northeastern 60-58

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Brian Bennett finished with 19 points and nine rebounds and Reese Morgan made the game-sealing free-throws to lead Cal Poly to a 60-58 victory over Down one with 52 seconds to go, Morgan made a pair of free throws to give Cal Poly its first lead of the game. Northeastern missed on consecutive possessions and the Mustangs held on. The last-minute free throws...
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Crawford's career night helps Billikens hold off Texas-Pan American

ST. LOUIS -- Division I basketball is a demanding sport anytime, but especially when you're dealing with an illness. Ask sophomore Mike Crawford of the Saint Louis Billikens. Earlier in the season, he was losing weight, feeling weak and getting fatigued from a mysterious bug that he says doctors never quite figured out. He continued to play but his performance, not surprisingly,...
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No. 25 Michigan State tops Eastern Michigan

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Bryn Forbes scored 14 points and Travis Trice added 13, and No. 25 Michigan State dispatched Eastern Michigan 66-46 on Wednesday night, denying the Eagles their second straight upset win over an in-state foe. Eastern Michigan beat Michigan in Ann Arbor last week, but the Eagles (8-2) never led against Michigan State. Eastern Michigan shot 23 percent from...
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Motley scores 16, leads Baylor over New Mexico State 66-55

WACO, Texas (AP) Johnathan Motley scored 16 points, and Al Freeman and Lester Medford added 10 each to lead Baylor past New Mexico State 66-55 on Wednesday night. Rico Gathers had 12 rebounds for Baylor (9-1). Remi Barry scored 14 and Pascal Siakam had 12 points to lead New Mexico State (4-7). New Mexico State opened the second half strong, hitting back-to-back 3s from Barry and...
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No. 25 Michigan State denies Eastern Michigan another upset win

  Bryn Forbes scored 14 points and Travis Trice added 13, and No. 25 Michigan State dispatched Eastern Michigan 66-46 on Wednesday night, denying the Eagles their second straight upset win over an in-state foe. Eastern Michigan beat Michigan in Ann Arbor last week, but the Eagles (8-2) never led against Michigan State. Eastern Michigan shot 23 percent from the field, and although...
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Bowers' double-double leads Auburn over Winthrop 80-62

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) Auburn snapped a three-game losing streak with an 80-62 victory against Winthrop on Wednesday night in the first game of a five-game homestand. Auburn junior forward Cinmeon Bowers led all scorers with 19 points and added 17 rebounds for his sixth double-double in nine games as a Tiger. KT Harrell scored 14 points while Antoine Mason added 13 for Auburn in his...
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Omaha beats Northern Colorado 92-82

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Devin Patterson scored 23 points and Omaha beat Northern Colorado 92-82 on Wednesday. Patterson was 7 of 12 from the floor and 7 of 8 from the line. Marcus Tyus had 19 points with six assists while CJ Carter added 17 points as Omaha (5-5) was 30 of 55 (54.5 percent) shooting and 9 of 19 from beyond the arc. Northern Colorado (4-5) shot 47 percent and was led by...
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No. 25 Michigan State beats Eastern Michigan 66-46

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Bryn Forbes scored 14 points and Travis Trice added 13, and No. 25 Michigan State dispatched Eastern Michigan 66-46 on Wednesday night, denying the Eagles their second straight upset win over an in-state foe. Eastern Michigan beat Michigan in Ann Arbor last week, but the Eagles (8-2) never led against Michigan State. Eastern Michigan shot 23 percent from...
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Stephen F. Austin edges Texas State 66-60

NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) Demetrious Floyd scored 20 points from the bench as Stephen F. Austin edged Texas State 66-60 on Wednesday night. Jacob Parker added 14 points, three assist and three rebounds for the Lumberjacks (8-3). Thomas Walkup had seven points, five assists and four rebounds. Cameron Naylor led the Bobcats (5-3) with 13 points and eight rebounds. D.J. Brown added 12...
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Court Vision: NC State bounces back with win over Tennessee

RALEIGH, N.C. -- NC State (9-2) got Part 1 of its brutal four-game stretch against tough non-conference opponents out of the way by finishing off Tennessee (4-4) at home, 83-72. As with most things with the Wolfpack, while it wasn't always easy, their guards came through when they needed them most.   Three-Point Take 1. NC State hasn't always been able to shake off opponents late...
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No. 25 Michigan State tops Eastern Michigan

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Bryn Forbes scored 14 points and Travis Trice added 13, and No. 25 Michigan State dispatched Eastern Michigan 66-46 on Wednesday night, denying the Eagles their second straight upset win over an in-state foe. Eastern Michigan beat Michigan in Ann Arbor last week, but the Eagles (8-2) never led against Michigan State. Eastern Michigan shot 23 percent from...
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Williams scores 22, Murray State routs Alcorn St. 94-56

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) Jarvis Williams had 22 points and Cameron Payne scored 14 points and dished out nine assist to lead Murray State to a 94-56 rout over Alcorn State on Wednesday night. Williams shot 6 of 8 from the floor and 10 of 14 from the line. T.J. Sapp scored 21 points, including five from long range, and Jeffery Moss chipped in 10 for Murray State (7-4), which shot 31 of 48...
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Green Bay starts fast to beat Morehead State 66-50

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) Keifer Sykes scored 17 points and Green Bay got off to a quick start to defeat Morehead State 66-50 on Wednesday night. Carrington Love opened with a 3-pointer and had a three-point play to cap a 12-0 run and the Phoenix (8-2) were never really threatened. Love finished with 12 points. Brent Arrington had 13 points for the Eagles (4-9). Soon after Marcus Fuggins...
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Frazier's first double-double leads SMU to 67-46 win

DALLAS (AP) Keith Frazier scored 16 points and pulled down a career-high 10 rebounds for his first double-double as SMU beat Illinois-Chicago 67-46 on Wednesday night. Nic Moore also scored 16 points and Yanick Moreira added 11 points and eight rebounds for the Mustangs (7-3), who are 7-1 at home after their fifth consecutive victory. The Mustangs made 22 of 41 shots for 53.7 percent...
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Wofford recovers to beat Charleston Southern 64-58.

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Eric Garcia scored 15 points, including Wofford's last five, as the Terriers recovered from blowing an 11-point second-half lead to beat Charleston Southern 64-58 on Wednesday night. Wofford was up double digits with 12:39 left in the game when the Buccaneers (5-4) worked their way back to take a brief two-point lead. Justin Gordon banked in a short hook with...
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