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In this Jan. 27, 2018 photo, Midland University's Leilani Camargo-Naone, right, wrestles Missouri Valley College's Alyssa Cantu during a bout at the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference championships in Fremont, Neb. Leilani Camargo-Naone represents Midland's best chance for a national title. The sophomore from Wai'anae, on the west side of Oahu, is ranked No. 4 in the nation at 191 and was the only Midland wrestler to win a conference championship. She's 61-9 with 40 pins in her career. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
January 31, 2018 - 2:29 am
FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Welina Tong tried wrestling for the first time six years ago and loved the sport so much she was willing to move 4,000 miles from her home in Hawaii to the snowy plains of Nebraska to compete. She's not alone. She and two other women from the Aloha State are competing this...
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In this Jan. 11, 2018 photo, Alan Page, NFL Hall of Famer and retired Minnesota Supreme Court justice, looks at a display which is among the artifacts of slavery and segregation collected by Page and his wife, Diane Sims Page. They went on display at the Minneapolis Central Library this month in time for Super Bowl visitors and thousands of other people expected to flock to downtown for the festivities. (AP Photo/Steve Karnowski)
January 31, 2018 - 2:25 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — NFL Hall of Famer and retired Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Alan Page has put his collection of slavery and segregation artifacts on display in Minneapolis in time for Super Bowl visitors and the thousands of other people expected to flock to downtown Minneapolis for the...
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January 31, 2018 - 2:06 am
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Larry Nassar, the sports doctor accused of sexually assaulting more than 150 women and girls, will be confronted again this week by scores of victims as he faces another prison sentence for molesting gymnasts, this time at an elite Michigan club run by an Olympic coach. A...
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Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, right, dribbles past Los Angeles Clippers forward Wesley Johnson during the second half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, in Los Angeles. The Trail Blazers won 104-96. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
January 31, 2018 - 2:05 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Damian Lillard knew better than to underestimate the Los Angeles Clippers without newly traded star Blake Griffin. Sure enough, the Clippers made a run in the fourth quarter but the Portland Trail Blazers won 104-96 on Tuesday night. "Your mind could be trapped into thinking you...
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Kentucky's Quade Green (0) hits the game winning shot while defended by Vanderbilt's Saben Lee during the overtime of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky won 83-81. (AP Photo/James Crisp)
January 31, 2018 - 1:09 am
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — After No. 21 Kentucky rallied to force overtime against Vanderbilt, guard Quade Green wasn't surprised he was able to split through two defenders to make the winning basket. "I just saw an open layup," said Green, whose layup with five seconds left in overtime gave the...
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Houston Rockets guard James Harden drives to the basket as Orlando Magic guard Elfrid Payton, left, defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)
January 31, 2018 - 1:02 am
HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden became the first player in NBA history to score 60 points as part of a triple-double and the short-handed Houston Rockets beat the Orlando Magic 114-107 on Tuesday night. Harden scored 18 points in the fourth quarter to eclipse the 57 points Calvin Murphy scored in 1978...
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Oklahoma guard Trae Young (11) drives between Baylor forward Tristan Clark (25) and guard Tyson Jolly, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Norman, Okla., Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
January 31, 2018 - 12:53 am
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Only one thing was going to slow Oklahoma point guard Trae Young's offensive onslaught Tuesday night. "He got subbed out," Baylor coach Scott Drew quipped. "Put up the white flag, and they took him out for a second." Young scored 31 of his 44 points in the second half to help...
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Xavier's Naji Marshall, right, fight for the ball with St. John's Marvin Clark II, center, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Carnesecca Arena in the Queens borough of New York, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
January 31, 2018 - 12:35 am
NEW YORK (AP) — When it was over, Xavier coach Chris Mack breathed a sigh of relief. He and his staff got the tough, grinding game they expected, and now the sixth-ranked Musketeers don't have to face Big East rival St. John's again this regular season. "We're fortunate to come away with a win,"...
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Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) dunks the ball as Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) looks on in the first half during an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
January 31, 2018 - 12:34 am
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr was disgusted by his team's effort in a 30-point blowout on Tuesday night. For the Utah Jazz, it was the best win of a disappointing season. Ricky Rubio scored 23 points and handed out 11 assists as the Utah Jazz stunned the Golden State...
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San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills, right, looks to pass the ball as he is guarded by Denver Nuggets' Jamal Murray during the second half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, in San Antonio. San Antonio won 106-104. (AP Photo/Darren Abate)
January 31, 2018 - 12:31 am
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — After their recent struggles offensively, the Spurs welcomed the chance to match baskets with the Denver Nuggets and play at a fast pace. Even if it led to a few anxious seconds. LaMarcus Aldridge scored 30 points and San Antonio escaped with a 106-104 victory over Denver on...
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