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Wells’ double-double carries No. 10 Maryland past Rutgers

Rutgers guard Mike Williams tries to block a shot by Maryland guard Melo Trimble (2) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in Piscataway, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Dez Wells scored six straight points after Rutgers tied the game late in the second half and No. 10 Maryland won its sixth straight game, a much-harder than expected 60-50 victory over the Scarlet Knights on Tuesday night.

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LeBron James moves up to 21st place on scoring list

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots against Boston Celtics' Evan Turner (11) and Marcus Smart (36) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James has moved into 21st place on the career scoring list with 24,506 points.

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Tennessee’s defense struggling during late-season slide

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The defense that carried Tennessee to a surprising start is sputtering down the stretch.

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Northern Iowa’s Seth Tuttle named Valley player of year

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Northern Iowa forward Seth Tuttle, the Missouri Valley’s active leader in scoring and rebounding, is the conference player of the year.

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Kings bring back former player Divac in front-office role

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Former fan favorite Vlade Divac has rejoined the Sacramento Kings as vice president of basketball and franchise operations, a job that will include advising the front office and coaching staff.

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