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No. 11 Wichita State survives in OT against Hawaii, 80-79

Wichita State forward Rashard Kelly (0) is surrounded by his teammates after an NCAA college basketball game at the Diamond Head Classic, Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, in Honolulu. Wichita State celebrates defeating Hawaii 80-79 in overtime and advances to the finals of the tournament. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

HONOLULU (AP) — Down to its last shot to avoid an upset, Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall drew up the same play he used in the Shockers’ other overtime game this year.

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Rice, Fresno St go from 0-3 to Hawaii Bowl

HONOLULU (AP) — Fresno State and Rice were winless after three games in September, two teams that were going nowhere.

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Valdes, Fleming lead Hawaii past Nebraska, 66-58

HONOLULU (AP) — For just the second time in the six-year history of the Diamond Head Classic, the host team will be making a semifinal appearance.

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Carter leads No. 11 Wichita State over LMU, 80-53

Wichita State forward Darius Carter (12) shoots a layup as Loyola Marymount forward Patson Siame (14) looks on in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Diamond Head Classic on Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

HONOLULU (AP) — A trip to Hawaii had been like a working vacation for No. 11 Wichita State — a little practice mixed with some fun in the island sun. And then coach Gregg Marshall had them watch video of the Shockers’ most recent game, when they rallied from an 11-point deficit late to squeak by Alabama.

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Valdes, Bobbitt lead Hawaii past Chaminade, 94-63

HONOLULU (AP) — Aaron Valdes scored 19 of his 23 in the first half and Roderick Bobbitt added 15 points, a career-high 13 rebounds and six assists to lead Hawaii to a 94-63 win over Chaminade at the Neal Blaisdell Center on Friday night.

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