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Boilermakers beat Cougars 87-85 in OT

BYU guard Tyler Haws (3) and teammate guard Kyle Collinsworth (5) look on as Purdue guard Rapheal Davis (35) prepares to shoot in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Maui Invitational on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Lahaina, Hawaii. Purdue won 87-85 in overtime. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — A.J. Hammons hit a jump-hook with 1.8 seconds left in overtime, lifting Purdue to an 87-85 win over BYU in the fifth-place game of the Maui Invitational on Wednesday.

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Okafor’s 24 help No. 4 Duke rout Furman 93-54

Furman's John Davis III, left, is denied the lane by Duke's Jahlil Okafor (15) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Karl B DeBlaker)

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — It takes a certain level of humility to play with Duke freshman Jahlil Okafor.

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Western Carolina cruises past Chicago State 66-61

ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) — Torrion Brummitt scored 14 points and Rhett Harrelson had 11 points with six assists to lead Western Carolina past Chicago State 66-61 in the CBE Hall of Fame Classic tournament on Wednesday night.

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No. 22 UCLA fades late, falls to Oklahoma 75-65

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — This is what UCLA coach Steve Alford was worried about.

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N. Florida tops Elon 72-65, wins title in Cancun

CANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Dallas Moore scored 21 points, including a back-breaking 3-pointer with 31 seconds left on Wednesday, to lead North Florida to a 72-65 win over Elon in the championship game of the Mayan Division of the Cancun Challenge.

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