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Polee leads cold No. 16 Aztecs to 51-27 win

San Diego State forward Skylar Spencer rejects a shot by Cal State Bakersfield center Aly Ahmed during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Dwayne Polee II was the game’s only player in double figures with 13 points and No. 16 San Diego State survived another awful shooting performance to win 51-27 Thursday night against Cal State Bakersfield, which missed its first 20 shots.

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No. 12 Villanova beats Bucknell 72-65

Bucknell coach Dave Paulson shouts from the bench in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Villanova, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in Villanova, Pa. Villanova won 72-65. (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson)

VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Villanova may not have expected to be in such a close game so early in the season. But the Wildcats knew exactly what to do once they got there.

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Wilson’s 18 leads No. 2 S Carolina to 99-41 win

South Carolina's Khadijah Session, center, revs up her team before an NCAA college basketball game against Clemson, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — After heralded freshman A’ja Wilson struggled in her debut for No. 2 South Carolina, coach Dawn Staley decided the country’s top prospect might be better served watching the start of Thursday’s game with Clemson from the bench.

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Johnson leads No. 7 Duke past Old Dominion, 82-66

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Ka’Lia Johnson had 18 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds Thursday night, leading No. 7 Duke to an 82-66 victory against Old Dominion.

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South Florida survives UAB, 73-71 in OT

UAB’s Nick Norton pressures South Florida’s Corey Allen Jr. during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Birmingham, Ala., Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/AL.com, Mark Almond)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Chris Perry scored 18 points on 8-of-17 shooting, Anthony Collins added 16 points, five rebounds, and five assists, and South Florida outlasted UAB in overtime Thursday night, 73-71.

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