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Sooners wear down in 62-58 loss to Spartans in East semis

Oklahoma's C.J. Cole (25) and D.J. Bennett, right, sit with teammates in the locker room after a regional semifinal against Michigan State in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament  early Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. Michigan State won 62-58. (AP Photo/Heather Ainsworth)

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — It took four years for coach Lon Kruger to rebuild the Oklahoma Sooners into bona fide NCAA Tournament contenders.

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Spartans knock off Sooners 62-58 in East semifinal

Michigan State's Denzel Valentine (45) and Oklahoma's Buddy Hield (24) dive for the ball during the first half of a regional semifinal in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Friday, March 27, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Denzel Valentine scored 13 of his 18 points in the second half to lead Michigan State to a 62-58 win over Oklahoma in an NCAA Tournament East Regional semifinal on Friday night.

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NC State’s Barber says all is OK with Obama after profanity

North Carolina State's Cat Barber (12) drives around Cincinnati's Octavius Ellis (2) during the first half of NCAA college basketball game in this Dec. 30, 2014 file photo taken in Raleigh, N.C. Barber used an unexpected Sweet 16 berth to take a cutting remark at President Barack Obama. He was caught by TV cameras Saturday March 21, 2015 saying "What ... (is) wrong with Barack Obama" to his teammates in the locker room.  (AP Photo/The News & Observer, Ethan Hyman, FILE)

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — N.C. State’s Cat Barber says things are square again with President Barack Obama.

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Syracuse Nationals to be honored on anniversary of NBA title

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League are honoring one of the signature moments in the sports history of the city.

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Principal apologizes for students’ taunt of Boeheim daughter

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — A New York City-area high school has apologized for taunts its students aimed at Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim’s daughter during the state tournament semifinals.

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