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7:23 am
Fri December 20, 2013

Danes Fall To No. 2 Duke 80-51 Despite Hopeful First Half

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In college basketball, the UAlbany women’s team fell to No. 2 Duke 80-51 Thursday night. Haley Peters scored 17 points for the Blue Devils. Albany led 20-13 with 7:53 remaining in the first half, but Duke answered with a 15-2 run en route to a 34-26 lead at halftime.

Tonight is the UAlbany men’s team final home game of the calendar year. The 5-5 Great Danes will take on Yale, which is coached by former UAlbany player and assistant coach James Jones.

Meanwhile, No. 1 Arizona topped Southern U. 69-43 and it was eighth-ranked Duke over UCLA 80-63.

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7:18 am
Mon March 4, 2013

WAMC Morning Edition Sports Update

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In the NBA, LeBron James had 29 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists, and the Miami Heat tied a franchise record with their 14th straight victory, rallying to beat the Knicks 99-93 on Sunday.

Kobe Bryant scored 11 of his 34 points in the fourth quarter and hit the go-ahead layup with nine seconds left to give the Lakers a 99-98 win over Atlanta.

Elsewhere, Oklahoma City beat the Clippers 108-104.

Sacramento defeated Charlotte 119-83 and Indiana beat Chicago 97-92.

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6:40 am
Fri March 1, 2013

WAMC Morning Edition Sports Update

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In the NBA, Chris Paul and Blake Griffin helped the Clippers outscore the Pacers 99-91 at Indianapolis last night. Paul scored 29 points on 11-of-18 from the floor while providing eight assists and six rebounds. Griffin chipped in 18 points and 14 boards in the Clippers' third straight win.

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