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Short-handed Miami rallies to beat Temple 60-57 in NIT semis

Miami's Ja'Quan Newton (0) and Davon Reed (5) react after a dunk by teammate Sheldon McClellan during the first half of a semifinal against Temple at the NIT college basketball tournament Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in New York, N.Y. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Already short-handed, Miami lost its starting center to a concussion just over six minutes into its NIT semifinal.

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Randle sets record, leads Stanford past ODU in NIT semis

Stanford's Chasson Randle (5) protects the ball from Old Dominion's Jordan Baker during the first half of a semifinal at the NIT college basketball tournament Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Chasson Randle had 24 points to become Stanford’s all-time leading scorer and carry the Cardinal to a 67-60 victory over Old Dominion in the NIT semifinals Tuesday.

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Jacks head to CIT final with 68-61 win over NJIT

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Quinton Upshur scored 23 points, Aaseem Dixon added 19 and Northern Arizona earned a spot in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament championship game with a 68-61 victory over New Jersey Institute of Technology Tuesday night.

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UConn’s Ollie won’t travel to Final Four because of new law

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — UConn men’s basketball coach Kevin Ollie will not be traveling to the Final Four this week, abiding by a travel ban ordered by Connecticut’s governor because of Indiana’s new religious-objections law, the school announced Tuesday.

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Big Ten shines bright with Final Four in own backyard

Wisconsin forward Sam Dekker, right, celebrates with teammates after beating Arizona 85-78 in a college basketball regional final in the NCAA Tournament, Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Los Angeles. Wisconsin will play in the Final Four in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — After Michigan State clinched a spot in the Final Four last weekend, Wisconsin’s Sam Dekker wrote something on Twitter that packed as much of a punch as one of his dunks.

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