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Randle sets record, leads Stanford past ODU in NIT semis

Stanford's Chasson Randle (5) protects the ball from Old Dominion's Jordan Baker during the first half of a semifinal at the NIT college basketball tournament Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Chasson Randle had 24 points to become Stanford’s all-time leading scorer and carry the Cardinal to a 67-60 victory over Old Dominion in the NIT semifinals Tuesday.

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Jacks head to CIT final with 68-61 win over NJIT

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Quinton Upshur scored 23 points, Aaseem Dixon added 19 and Northern Arizona earned a spot in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament championship game with a 68-61 victory over New Jersey Institute of Technology Tuesday night.

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Nets back into 8th, beat Pacers for fourth straight win

Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) shoots over Indiana Pacers forward Lavoy Allen (5)  in the first half of an NBA basketball game at the Barclays Center, Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Lionel Hollins was surprised how quickly his team built a big lead. His players were proud of how they regrouped after blowing it.

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Lowrie, Rasmus homer for Astros in 8-5 win over Braves

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Wandy Rodriguez made his latest bid to earn the final spot in Atlanta’s rotation, pitching five innings for the Braves on Tuesday night in their 8-5 loss to the Houston Astros.

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Spurs stay hot, pull away from Heat for 95-81 win

San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter (22) goes high to dunk the ball against the Miami Heat in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in Miami. (AP Photo/Joe Skipper)

MIAMI (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 22 points, Tony Parker added 16 in his 1,000th NBA game, and the San Antonio Spurs added more steam to their playoff push by beating the Miami Heat 95-81 on Tuesday night.

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