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No. 6 North Carolina defeats Davidson 90-72

Davidson's Tyler Kalinoski, back, knocks the ball away from North Carolina's Theo Pinson, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kennedy Meeks had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Justin Jackson added 18 points and No. 6 North Carolina defeated Davidson 90-72 on Saturday to remain unbeaten.

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IUPUI edges Ball State 71-69 at buzzer in OT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — P.J. Boutte stole the ball with 31 seconds remaining and then hit a wild runner as time expired in overtime to lift IUPUI over Ball State 71-69 on Saturday.

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Appalachian State clips Virginia Tech 65-63

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Tech Hokies were ambushed by the Appalachian State Mountaineers and went on to lose 65-63 on Saturday afternoon at Cassell Coliseum. The Hokies are now 2-1 on the young season.

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Mississippi St tops Utah St 71-63

Mississippi State guard Fred Thomas (1) shoots over Utah State defenders including guard Julion Pearre (5) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in Starkville, Miss. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Roquez Johnson and Fred Thomas both scored 15 points to lead Mississippi State over Utah State 71-63 on Saturday.

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Jackson, Grant lead Notre Dame past UMass 81-68

Notre Dame’s Demetrius Jackson (11) knocks the ball from Massachusetts’ Maxie Esho, right, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in Uncasville, Conn. Notre Dame won 81-68. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Demetrius Jackson and Jerian Grant combined to make 15 of 19 field goal attempts and Notre Dame remained unbeaten with an 81-68 victory Saturday over Massachusetts in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic at Mohegan Sun Arena.

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