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Wall’s layup helps Wizards hold off Magic, 105-98

Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat, right, looks for a way around Orlando Magic's Nikola Vucevic (9) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Orlando, Fla., Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — John Wall had 30 points and 12 assists, and the Washington Wizards held off a late surge to beat the Orlando Magic 105-98 on Thursday night.

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Prosecutor: Former band member organized hazing

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A prosecutor said Tuesday that a former band member charged in the death of a Florida A&M University drum major was the chief organizer of a brutal hazing ritual that has been a secret tradition at the school for years.

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UCF rides fast start to 34-14 win over Temple

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — UCF coach George O’Leary didn’t hold back his disappointment after a lackluster win over Tulane last week when he called out his team’s effort on offense, which he said showed a lack of consistency, execution and emotion.

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Rested Mavericks down short-handed Magic 117-92

Dallas Mavericks' Chandler Parsons, right, makes a move to the basket past Orlando Magic's Tobias Harris (12) during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Orlando, Fla., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Dallas Mavericks set out in the offseason to add depth in hopes of building a roster capable of competing with the upper tier of the Western Conference.

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UCF, Temple meet after memorable 2013 matchup

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Close finishes and narrow victories were UCF’s best friend a year ago.

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