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Duke upsets No. 7 Virginia 66-65 for 3rd straight ACC win

DURHAM, N.C. — Freshman Jaemyn Brakefield scored the go-ahead basket on a reverse layup with 1:58 left and Duke came up with a final-possession stop and upset No. 7 Virginia 66-65 on Saturday night. Matthew Hurt scored 22 points to lead the Blue Devils (10-8, 8-6 Atlantic Coast Conference), who claimed a much-needed third straight […]

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No. 22 Georgia women sweep No. 21 Lady Vols, 1st in 36 years

ATHENS, Ga. — Gabby Connally scored 24 points, Jordan Isaacs blocked a last-second shot and No. 22 Georgia defeated No. 21 Tennessee 57-55 on Sunday for the Bulldogs’ first sweep of the Lady Vols in 36 years. A missed free throw by Connally with 22.1 seconds to go and alternating turnovers gave Tennessee a last […]

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No. 4 NC State women avenge recent loss, top rival UNC 82-63

RALEIGH, N.C. — The memories of an upset loss to a rival fueled Jakia Brown-Turner and the rest of her fourth-ranked North Carolina State teammates. As for coach Wes Moore, he’s hoping these final “dress rehearsals” have the Wolfpack getting closer to postseason mode, too. Brown-Turner scored a career-high 25 points to help the Wolfpack […]

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Grimes scores 20, No. 6 Houston routs Cincinnati 90-52

HOUSTON — Quentin Grimes had 20 points and eight rebounds, and No. 6 Houston used a big first half to roll past Cincinnati 90-52 on Sunday. Tramon Mark scored 12 points, DeJon Jarreau added 11 points and five rebounds, and Fabian White Jr. had 10 points and nine rebounds for Houston (18-3, 12-3 American Athletic […]

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Dickinson’s 22 lifts No. 3 Michigan over No. 4 Ohio St 92-87

COLUMBUS, Ohio — In a virtually empty Value City Arena, the matchup between No. 3 Michigan and No. 4 Ohio State in February looked more like an intense NCAA Tournament game in March: good shooting, timely 3-pointers, fierce play under the rim, few mistakes and some late drama. After six ties in the second half, […]

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Carrington’s 19 points lead No. 7 Baylor past Oklahoma

NORMAN, Okla. — Dijonai Carrington scored 19 points, and No. 7 Baylor broke away from a halftime tie to beat Oklahoma 77-66 on Sunday. Moon Ursin had 17 points and Nalyssa Smith added 16 for the Lady Bears (17-2, 12-1 Big 12), who shot 56% in their ninth straight win. Madi Williams scored 21 points […]