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Parity abounds among women’s hoops elite

Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team on offense in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Stephen F. Austin, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Dawn Staley is sure of two things this season — there’s more parity than ever at the top of women’s basketball and her Gamecocks likely won’t remain No. 1 for long.

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Cameron Yoe wins 70-40 for 3rd straight title

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cameron Yoe senior receiver Aaron Sims caught six passes, three of them for touchdowns, as the Yoemen won the 3A Division I state championship Thursday with a 70-40 victory over Mineola at AT&T Stadium.

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Davis scores 30, leads New Orleans over Houston

New Orleans Pelicans' Anthony Davis (23) tries to grab a rebound ahead of Houston Rockets' Donatas Motiejunas during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

HOUSTON (AP) — Anthony Davis knew he’d have to be aggressive with Tyreke Evans out with an injury to give New Orleans a chance against the Houston Rockets.

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Amie’s 2 TDs help Waskom to Class 3A Division II crown

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Chan Amie scored touchdowns on an 88-yard kickoff return and a 5-yard run as Waskom defeated Newton 41-22 to claim the Class 3A Division II championship on Thursday night.

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Evans out for Pelicans against Rockets

New Orleans Pelicans forward Tyreke Evans (1) drives to the basket against Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

HOUSTON (AP) — New Orleans guard Tyreke Evans will miss the Pelicans’ game Thursday night at Houston because of a bruised right knee.

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