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Seton Hall ranked again; UConn still No. 1 in AP poll

It’s been an incredible last 24 hours for the Seton Hall women’s basketball team that almost didn’t happen.

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Batten scores 18, Boston College beats Virginia Tech, 66-59

Boston College's Patrick Heckman (33) drives towards the basket past Virginia Tech defenders Devin Wilson (11) and Adam Smith (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Blacksburg, Va., Monday, March 2, 2015. (AP Photo/The Roanoke Times, Matt Gentry)

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — For nearly all of this season, Olivier Hanlan has carried Boston College. So much so that many consider him the ACC’s best player.

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North Carolina Central tops Savannah State 62-49

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Nimrod Hilliard led four in double figures with 15 points and North Carolina Central topped Savannah State 62-49 on Monday.

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Stewart scores 29, top-ranked UConn beats USF 88-65

Connecticut forward Breanna Stewart (30) shoots over South Florida guard Shalethia Stringfield, front left, and forward Laura Ferreira during the first half of an NCAA women's college basketball game Monday, March 2, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — It was a mini test at best, yet Geno Auriemma felt it was just what top-ranked Connecticut needed heading into the postseason.

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No. 6 Baylor ends regular season 75-65 over Texas Tech

Baylor guard Niya Johnson (2) shoots against Texas Tech guards Ivonne CookTaylor (2) and Minta Spears (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, March 2, 2015, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

WACO, Texas (AP) — Nina Davis scored 22 points and Niya Johnson broke the Big 12 single-season record for assists as league champion No. 6 Baylor rebounded from consecutive losses, beating Texas Tech 75-65 in the regular-season finale Monday night.

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