• Middle Tennessee win Great Alaska title, 78-70 over Toledo

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Reggie Upshaw had 18 points, Giddy Potts added 15 and Middle Tennessee held off Toledo 78-70 in the Great Alaska Shootout championship on Saturday night.

    Updated: 1:31 am

  • Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) passes in front of Brooklyn Nets’ Joe Johnson (7) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

    James hits game-winner with 1 second left, Cavs edge Nets

    CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James has turned in countless clutch performances during his career.

  • Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) reacts after guard Klay Thompson, right, hit a three-point shot against Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay, center, during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

    Warriors run NBA-record start to 18-0, beat Kings 120-101

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 17 of his 19 points in the first quarter and Draymond Green had his second straight triple-double as the Golden State Warriors extended their NBA record to 18 straight wins at the start of a season Saturday night with a 120-101 victory over the Sacramento Kings.

  • UNLV runs away from Prairie View in 2nd half for 80-62 win

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Patrick McCaw scored 18 points, Derrick Jones Jr. added 14 and UNLV ran away from Prairie View in the second half to take an 80-62 win Saturday night.

  • Northern Illinois holds off Idaho for 66-59 win

    MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Aaric Armstead scored 17 points and had 10 rebounds to lead undefeated Northern Illinois to a 66-59 win over Idaho on Saturday night.

  • San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) defends against Atlanta Hawks guard Jeff Teague during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Darren Abate)

    Leonard scores 22, Spurs shut down Hawks for 5th straight

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer knows what to expect from San Antonio after spending 19 seasons working in the Spurs organization.

  • Jois, McBroom lead Eastern Washington past Pacific 70-63

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Austin McBroom scored 20 and Venky Jois added 16 with seven rebounds and four assists to help Eastern Washington beat Pacific 70-63 Saturday night at the Sacramento State Basketball Invitational.

  • New Orleans Pelicans guard Ish Smith (4) shoots as Utah Jazz guard Raul Neto defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Jim Urquhart)

    Burks scores 21 as Jazz pull away from Pelicans 101-87

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Jazz are no longer learning to play with Alec Burks, who missed most of last season with a shoulder injury. Coach Quin Snyder said the adjustment period is over.

    Updated: 10:43 pm

  • Dallas Mavericks guard Deron Williams (8) drives past Denver Nuggets forward Darrell Arthur (00) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 92-81.(AP Photo/LM Otero)

    Mavericks score first 16 points of second half, beat Nuggets

    DALLAS (AP) — Deron Williams scored 22 points, Zaza Pachulia added 16 points and 12 rebounds, and the Dallas Mavericks used a 16-0 run to begin the second half and beat the Denver Nuggets 92-81 on Saturday night and snap a three-game losing streak.

  • Seton Hall holds off Georgia for 69-62 win

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Khadeen Carrington tied a career high with 20 points and Isaiah Whitehead scored seven straight in the final minutes to help Seton Hall hold off Georgia for a 69-62 win Saturday night.