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No. 14 Cal survives Hawaii rally 79-72

HONOLULU (AP) — Fourteenth-ranked Cal survived a late Hawaii rally, a hard takedown of Brittany Boyd and a pair of technical fouls to beat Hawaii 79-72 in the Bank of Hawaii Rainbow Wahine Classic on Friday night.

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Long Beach State holds off Kansas State 69-60

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Long Beach State coach Dan Monson has wanted to see his team come together defensively. They obliged Friday night with a dominating performance in front of a packed home arena.

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No. 10 Texas beats Cal 71-55, wins 2K Classic

Texas' Jonathan Holmes goes up for a shot against California during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Madison Square Garden Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/The Daily Texan, Shelby Tauber)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jonathan Holmes had 21 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 10 Texas shook off the absence of leading scorer Isaiah Taylor to beat California 71-55 on Friday night in the championship game of the 2K Classic.

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Sparano savors 1st win with Raiders

Oakland Raiders interim coach Tony Sparano yells during the third quarter of the Raiders' NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Tony Sparano gathered the Oakland Raiders in a victorious locker room and praised them for sticking together through a 16-game losing streak.

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UCLA names athletics complex after Jackie Robinson

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA has named a conglomeration of athletic facilities after Jackie Robinson, the four-sport Bruins star who broke baseball’s color barrier.

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