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No. 16 Oregon State women rally in 71-55 win over S Illinois

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ruth Hamblin scored 16 points to lead No. 16 Oregon State to a 71-55 comeback win over Southern Illinois in the opening round of the New Orleans Shootout on Friday night.

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Saints’ new secondary braces for Falcons

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints cornerback Terrence Frederick and safety Pierre Warren spent offseason practices, minicamp and training camp working together in New Orleans’ defensive backfield, only to go their separate ways when the regular season started.

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Trufant, Atlanta defense wary of Brees

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown(84) celebrates making a first down reception against Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant (21) during the first quarter of the NFL football game on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Atlanta.  (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Curtis Compton)  MARIETTA DAILY OUT; GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; WXIA-TV OUT; WGCL-TV OUT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant expects to be exhausted by the end of Atlanta’s NFC South showdown Sunday at New Orleans.

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Davis returns, Pelicans edge Jazz 119-111

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) goes to the basket against Utah Jazz forward Jeremy Evans (40) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis returned from a chest injury and scored 31 points, and the New Orleans Pelicans overcame a 14-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the reeling Utah Jazz, 119-111 on Tuesday night.

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Davis slated to return for Pelicans vs. Jazz

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Pelicans forward Anthony Davis is back in New Orleans’ lineup against the Utah Jazz, five nights after being sidelined by a mysterious chest injury.

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