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No. 9 Maryland tops George Washington 75-65

George Washington guard Shannon Cranshaw, third from right, passes the ball to Jonquel Jones (35) against Maryland forward A'Lexus Harrison (33), Chloe Pavlech (15) and Kristen Confroy (12) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Laurin Mincy scored 23 points, Shatori Walker-Kimbrough had 16, and No. 9 Maryland overcame a sloppy start and slowly pulled away in the second half Saturday in a 75-65 win over nearby rival George Washington.

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Cavaliers ‘in the dark,’ fall 91-78 to Wizards

Washington Wizards guard John Wall (2) shoots in front of Cleveland Cavaliers guard Joe Harris (12) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON (AP) — LeBron James lost the battle for an offensive rebound and stewed in frustration while everyone else ran downcourt, leaving his Cleveland Cavaliers teammates to defend 4-on-5 at the other end while the game was still in the balance in the fourth quarter.

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