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No. 9 Baylor women beat No. 19 Syracuse 74-72

WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) — Nina Davis had 26 points and 17 rebounds, and Niya Johnson hit the go-ahead basket with a minute left in No. 9 Baylor’s 74-72 victory over No. 19 Syracuse 74-72 on Friday night in the Florida Sunshine Classic.

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No. 1 Kentucky, UCLA prepare to meet in Chicago

UCLA forward Kevon Looney, right, celebrates a basket as Gonzaga guard Gary Bell Jr. watches the replay during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Los Angeles, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014. Gonzaga won 87-74. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A quick glance at top-ranked Kentucky’s meeting with UCLA and it looks like another marquee opponent that could struggle to keep up with the Wildcats’ platoon system.

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Hain has 17 and 17, Youngstown State beats Wilberforce 92-71

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Bobby Hain had 17 points and 17 rebounds to lead Youngstown State past Wilberforce 92-71 on Friday.

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Wyoming’s Derek Cooke focusing on strengths

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Derek Cooke Jr. isn’t trying to do it all.

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No. 7 Stanford, No. 11 Lady Vols in unfamiliar positions

Tennessee's Andraya Carter (14) grabs for a loose ball with Rutgers' Briyona Canty (4) during the second half of a women's NCAA college basketball game Sunday, Dec.14, 2014, in Piscataway, N.J. Tennessee won 55-45. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — For the first time in nearly a quarter century, Stanford and Tennessee are facing off with neither of these traditional women’s basketball powers ranked in the top five.

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