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Davis lifts Pelicans over Mavericks 109-106

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) dunks the ball over Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki, left, during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in New Orleans. The Pelicans won 109-106. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As Anthony Davis soaked in the crescendo of cheers punctuating an intense but triumphant struggle with Dallas, the Pelicans’ All-Star noticed a fan standing before him with his arms invitingly extended to each side.

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Spurs rally in 2nd half to top Bucks 101-95

San Antonio Spurs’ Tony Parker, bottom right, scrambles for a loose ball with Milwaukee Bucks’ Brandon Knight (11), Ersan Ilyasova (7) and Khris Middleton, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Tim Duncan had 20 points and 11 rebounds, Kawhi Leonard added 19 points and 14 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs rallied in the second half for a 101-95 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday night.

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No. 8 Texas skid continues with 58-57 loss to Iowa State

Texas center Kelsey Lang (40) looks to shoot over Iowa State forward Madison Baier (34) and guard Seanna Johnson (12) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A little more than two weeks ago, the Texas Longhorns were off to their best start in 29 years and the program’s highest national ranking since 2004.

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Moody helps Iowa State upend No. 8 Texas 58-57

Texas center Kelsey Lang (40) looks to shoot over Iowa State forward Madison Baier (34) and guard Seanna Johnson (12) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Nikki Moody scored 14 points, including two free throws with 17. 5 seconds left, to help Iowa State upset No. 8 Texas 58-57 on Sunday.

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Phillies lose run on reversal, fall to Rangers 3-2

Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Marlon Byrd lays out for a fly out by Texas Rangers' Donnie Murphy in the sixth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Mitch Moreland was out at first trying to get back after heading to second on the play. The Rangers won 3-2. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ben Revere got the call on the field. The Philadelphia speedster wasn’t as fortunate in the replay office more than a thousand miles away.

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