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No. 6 Arizona shuts down Oregon State in 57-34 win

Oregon State forward Jarmal Reid (32) shoots over Arizona forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Brandon Ashley scored 12 points and T.J. McConnell had a career-high eight steals to spark No. 6 Arizona’s smothering defense, lifting the Wildcats to a 57-34 victory over Oregon State on Friday night.

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Xavier Ford and Buffalo blast MAC-leading Kent State 80-55

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Xavier Ford had a career-high 25 points Friday night, and Buffalo knocked off conference-leading Kent State 80-55, snapping the Golden Flashes’ six-game winning streak.

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Gordon leads Davis-less Pelicans past Clippers, 108-103

New Orleans Pelicans guard Eric Gordon (10) shoots against Los Angeles Clippers guard J.J. Redick (4) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015. The Pelicans won 108-103. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Eric Gordon looked a lot more like the player the Pelicans thought they were getting when he first arrived in a trade that sent Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Clippers in 2011.

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Varmalov makes 23 saves in Avs’ shutout of Predators

Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov, of Russia, uses his glove to cover the puck as he falls to the ice after stopping a shot against the Nashville Predators in the second period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Semyon Varlamov made 23 saves for his fourth shutout of the season, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Nashville Predators 3-0 on Friday night.

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Hayward, Utah Jazz upset Golden State Warriors 110-100

Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles (2) shoots as Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes defends during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Gordon Hayward scored 26 points and grabbed 15 rebounds as the Utah Jazz upset the league’s highest-scoring team, the Golden State Warriors, 110-100 on Friday night.

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