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UCLA pulls away in 2nd half to beat Coastal 84-71

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Freshman Kevon Looney had 17 points and 14 rebounds for his first double-double, and UCLA pulled away in the second half to beat Coastal Carolina 84-71 Sunday night in a matchup of NCAA tournament teams from last season.

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Portland State defeats Southern California 76-68

Southern California forward Malik Martin, left, puts up a shot as Portland State forward Tiegbe Bamba defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Known for being aggressive on both ends of the court, Tiegbe Bamba wondered how his explosiveness would recover after an Achilles’ injury that kept him out last season.

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Portland State defeats Southern California 76-68

Southern California forward Malik Martin, left, puts up a shot as Portland State forward Tiegbe Bamba defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tiegbe Bamba scored 19 points and Portland State defeated Southern California 76-68 Saturday in the season opener for two teams that were meeting for the first time in 37 years.

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UCLA routs Montana State 113-78 to open season

UCLA center Thomas Welsh, right, blocks the shot of Montana State forward Danny Robison during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Norman Powell eased into his chair, letting out a slight groan while sliding his ice-wrapped knees under the table. The old man of UCLA’s basketball program had just led his young teammates to a season-opening victory.

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