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February 24, 2018 - 10:23 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Leland King II had 25 points and 12 rebounds to lead UC Santa Barbara to an 82-73 victory over Cal State Northridge on Saturday night. UC Santa Barbara (21-7, 10-4 Big West Conference) rebounded from consecutive losses, including a 20-point loss to conference leader UC Irvine on...
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Memphis Grizzlies guard Mario Chalmers (6) drives to the basket past Miami Heat guard Wayne Ellington (2) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Gaston De Cardenas)
February 24, 2018 - 9:59 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Tyler Johnson scored 23 points to lead six players in double figures, and the Miami Heat stopped a three-game slide when they beat the reeling Memphis Grizzlies 115-89 on Saturday night. The Grizzlies lost their ninth game in a row, the longest active streak in the NBA, and their...
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February 24, 2018 - 9:53 pm
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Jordan Capps scored 21 points and Southeastern Louisiana rolled to an 86-62 victory over Northwestern State on Saturday night for its sixth straight win. Southeastern Louisiana (19-10, 13-3 Southland Conference) is in sole possession of second place with Stephen F. Austin's...
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Iowa State forward Cameron Lard (2) and West Virginia forward Sagaba Konate (50) fight for a rebound during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, in Morgantown, W.Va. (AP Photo/Raymond Thompson)
February 24, 2018 - 9:51 pm
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Jevon Carter needed one assist to make history. It turned out to be just one of his milestones on Saturday. Carter scored 24 points as No. 21 West Virginia pulled away for an 85-70 victory over Iowa State. With 15:59 left in the first half, Carter picked up his first assist...
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February 24, 2018 - 9:51 pm
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — A.J. Mosby scored 24 points and dished five assists and Alcorn State beat Southern 89-85 on Saturday night. Mosby was 7 of 12 from the field including three from long range for the Braves (11-18, 7-9 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Dante Sterling added 22 points and Troymain...
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FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2018, file photo, Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles scrambles against the New England Patriots during the AFC championship NFL football game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. A person with knowledge of negotiations says the Jaguars are finalizing an extension that will keep Bortles under contract through 2020. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Saturday, Feb. 24, on the condition of anonymity because the deal has not been completed. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson, File)
February 24, 2018 - 9:28 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Blake Bortles might not be the long-term answer in Jacksonville. He is, however, the short-term starter. The Jaguars signed Bortles to a three-year, $54 million deal Saturday that will keep him under contract through the 2020 season. The deal includes $26.5 million...
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February 24, 2018 - 9:08 pm
GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Travon Harper had 16 points on 7-of-8 shooting and Arkansas-Pine Bluff ended Grambling State's 11-game winning streak 75-66 on Saturday night. Terrance Banyard added 12 points and Martaveous Mcknight had 11 points and eight boards for the Golden Lions (11-19, 11-5 Southwestern...
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Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani works against the Milwaukee Brewers during the first inning of a spring training baseball game on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
February 24, 2018 - 9:07 pm
Shohei Ohtani went only one way in his spring training debut for the Los Angeles Angels and got pulled early. The Japanese star pitcher and hitter was scheduled to throw two innings in his start Saturday, but was taken out after giving up two hits and two walks in 1 1/3 innings during a 6-5 win...
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Baylor forward Lauren Cox (15) shoots over TCU defenders Amber Ramirez, left, Sydney Coleman (21), and Toree Thompson (1) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)
February 24, 2018 - 9:03 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Now that the road portion of their Big 12 schedule is finished, the Baylor Lady Bears are ready to get home and celebrate another conference championship. Kristy Wallace scored 19 points, Kalani Brown and Lauren Cox had double-doubles and No. 3 Baylor won its 24th straight...
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Saint Mary's center Jock Landale, left, and forward Calvin Hermanson (24) celebrate during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Santa Clara in Moraga, Calif., Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
February 24, 2018 - 9:02 pm
MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — Jock Landale was more concerned about enhancing the postseason prospects for Saint Mary's than he was about making a final appearance at McKeon Pavilion. It could be another two weeks before the 22nd-ranked Gaels know their fate for certain, but they like their chances of...
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