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Colorado State alone in 3rd, tops Nevada 78-62

RENO, Nev. (AP) — J.J. Avila scored 27 points and Colorado State took over sole possession of third place in the Mountain West Conference with a 78-62 win over Nevada Wednesday night.

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UCLA beats Southern California 85-74 to lock up No. 4 seed

UCLA forward Tony Parker, left, flexes after scoring as Southern California forward Malik Martin, right, walks away during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Los Angeles. UCLA won 85-74. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA locked up the No. 4 seed in the Pac-12 tournament and earned itself eight days off, vital rest for a team with an eight-player rotation.

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NCAA reports big jump in home runs with new flat-seam ball

Clemson's Chris Okey, left, celebrates with Reed Rohlman after Rohlman scored during an NCAA college baseball game against South Carolina at Carolina Stadium in Columbia, S.C., on Monday, Mar. 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Anderson Independent-Mail, Mark Crammer)

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The new flat-seam ball in college baseball is having the desired effect, with teams hitting 40 percent more home runs so far this season.

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Pacquiao big hit so far in Vegas sports books vs Mayweather

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Manny Pacquiao has always believed he can do what 47 other fighters before him have failed to do — beat Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the ring.

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Sports betting contest expands reach with satellite tourneys

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas-based pro football sports betting contest is aiming to expand its reach much like the World Series of Poker did by offering free satellite tournaments.

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