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Shockers upset by defensive-minded Colonials

Wichita State head coach Gregg Marshall signals in a play as his team takes on George Washington in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Diamond Head Classic on Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014, in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

HONOLULU (AP) — Wichita State brought a cold shooting touch to the warmth of Hawaii.

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George Washington upsets No. 11 Wichita St, 60-54

Members of the George Washington basketball team hold up the championship trophy after an NCAA college basketball game against Wichita State at the Diamond Head Classic on Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014, in Honolulu. George Washington won 60-54. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

HONOLULU (AP) — George Washington needed a spark, and Kethan Savage had the answer.

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Fresno State pushed around in in Hawaii Bowl

Fresno State linebacker Karl Mickelsen, stands with the most valuable player award in the Hawaii Bowl NCAA college football game against Rice, Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

HONOLULU (AP) — Despite starting its season with three straight losses, Fresno State made it to a bowl game for the 14th time in the last 16 seasons.

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Jackson leads Rice to Hawaii Bowl win

The Rice football team holds up the Hawaii Bowl trophy after beating Fresno State in the Hawaii Bowl NCAA college football game, Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

HONOLULU (AP) — Two touchdown passes in a span of 19 seconds were all Driphus Jackson needed to give Rice the spark it needed in the Hawaii Bowl.

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No. 11 Wichita State survives in OT against Hawaii, 80-79

Wichita State forward Rashard Kelly (0) is surrounded by his teammates after an NCAA college basketball game at the Diamond Head Classic, Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, in Honolulu. Wichita State celebrates defeating Hawaii 80-79 in overtime and advances to the finals of the tournament. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

HONOLULU (AP) — Down to its last shot to avoid an upset, Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall drew up the same play he used in the Shockers’ other overtime game this year.

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