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No. 9 Florida State closes ACC slate, tops rival Miami 69-55

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — These first 27 wins of the season showed plenty about No. 9 Florida State.

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ACC seeding set, No. 8 Louisville loses at Virginia, 75-59

Virginia center Sarah Imovbioh (42) fights for a rebound with Louisville forward Mariya Moore (4) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlottesville, Va., on Sunday, March 1, 2015. Virginia won 75-59. (AP Photo/Ryan M. Kelly)

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Louisville coach Jeff Walz brought his eighth-ranked team to Virginia looking for momentum.

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Niagara edges Fairfield 57-56

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Dominique Reid had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Matt Scott made two free throws with 23 seconds left to give Niagara a 57-56 win over Fairfield on Sunday.

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No. 11 Mississippi State women beat Ole Miss 55-47

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Martha Alwal scored nine points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead No. 11 Mississippi State to a 55-47 victory over Mississippi on Sunday, sweeping its in-state rival while ending the regular season with the best record in school history.

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Purvis scores 28 to lead UConn to 81-73 upset of No. 21 SMU

Connecticut’s Ryan Boatright reacts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against SMU, Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Rodney Purvis scored a career-high 28 points and UConn upset No. 21 SMU 81-73 on Sunday, knocking the Mustangs out of first place in the American Athletic Conference.

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