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Green, Jones lead Radford past Gardner-Webb, 72-62

RADFORD, Va. (AP) — Javonte Green had 21 points, a season-high 17 rebounds and four steals, and Cameron Jones scored a career-high 24 on 10-of-12 shooting to help Radford beat Gardner-Webb 72-62 on Saturday.

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No. 1 Kentucky beats No. 18 Arkansas 84-67 to clinch SEC

Kentucky's Trey Lyles urges the crowd on during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Arkansas, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky won 84-67. (AP Photo/James Crisp)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Of all the impressive wins top-ranked Kentucky has collected in marquee games this season, Saturday’s 84-67 dismantling of No. 18 Arkansas speaks a little louder than most.

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Iwundu’s dunk gives Kansas St 70-69 win over No. 12 Iowa St

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Wesley Iwundu knew how little room for error Kansas State left itself. Within a blink of an eye, he gave the Wildcats’ once meager postseason hopes new life.

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Florida beats Tennessee 66-49, Donovan gets win No. 500

Florida head coach Billy Donovan watches his team play defense against Tennessee during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 in Gainsville, Fla. (AP Photo/The Gainesville Sun, Brad McClenny)  THE INDEPENDENT FLORIDA ALLIGATOR OUT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Dorian Finney-Smith had 20 points and 10 rebounds in his first game back from suspension, and Florida beat Tennessee 66-49 Saturday to give coach Billy Donovan his 500th career victory.

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Ellis has big game as No. 8 Kansas rallies past Texas, 69-64

Kansas forward Perry Ellis (34) dunks over Texas center Prince Ibeh (44) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kan., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Rick Barnes was asked what made Kansas forward Perry Ellis so difficult to contain, and the Texas coach twice pointed out the way his senior instincts have developed.

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