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No. 3 Baylor wins 17th in a row, 68-46 over Kansas State

Baylor guard Kristy Wallace (4) of Australia makes a pass as Kansas State's Haley Texada (1) defends in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Waco. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

WACO, Texas (AP) — Alexis Prince scored 18 points and was big in two key runs to help No. 3 Baylor win its 17th consecutive game, 68-46 over Kansas State on Saturday.

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Oscar fever has fans scrambling to watch, watch, watch

In this March 2, 2014 file photo, an Oscar statue appears at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Between Jan. 15, when Academy Award nominations are announced, and Feb. 22, film fans flock to the theaters to see the nominated works. On Feb. 21., AMC theaters will host 24-hour marathons for best-picture contenders in six busy movie markets around the country.  (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — There’s a fever spreading across the land. It’s Oscar fever, with a reasonably short incubation period but symptoms that turn otherwise rational film buffs into bingeing maniacs. In a good way!

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Kansas State president named new NCAA board chairman

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kansas State President Kirk Schulz has been named the new chairman of the NCAA’s board of governors.

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Hutchinson to vote on sales tax increase for arena

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — Hutchinson residents will vote in April on a proposed 0.35 percent sales tax increase to fund a $29 million project for improving the city’s sports arena, which was built in 1962.

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No. 9 Iowa State holds off K-State 77-71

Iowa State forward Jameel McKay walks off the court after an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas State, Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, in Ames, Iowa. McKay scored 15 points as Iowa State won 77-71. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Kansas State showed its surprising start in the Big 12 wasn’t a fluke.

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