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Size? Defense? Maryland has plenty of both in 72-61 win over Purdue

Size? Defense? Maryland has plenty of both in 72-61 win over Purdue

Shorthanded Nova downs Providence in revenge game

Shorthanded Nova downs Providence in revenge game

Duke wins back-to-back games but daunting stretch looms

Duke wins back-to-back games but daunting stretch looms

How the weekend's games will alter Big Ten, other conference races

How the weekend's games will alter Big Ten, other conference races

Pitino backs L'ville prez, blames 'broken' system

Pitino backs L'ville prez, blames 'broken' system

Auburn suspends top scorer Canty indefinitely

Auburn suspends top scorer Canty indefinitely

Huskers' Shields released from hospital after fall

Huskers' Shields released from hospital after fall

Iowa State suspends senior McKay indefinitely

Iowa State suspends senior McKay indefinitely

Arizona, North Carolina, Virginia on upset watch

Arizona, North Carolina, Virginia on upset watch

BPI projects a wide-open NCAA Tournament

BPI projects a wide-open NCAA Tournament

Obama, others celebrate '66 Texas Western team

Obama, others celebrate '66 Texas Western team

McKendree's Statham passes Summitt in wins

McKendree's Statham passes Summitt in wins

Late-game etiquette rules in college basketball

Late-game etiquette rules in college basketball

NC State G Henderson still long way from return

NC State G Henderson still long way from return

Daily Word: How can Wisconsin reach NCAA tourney?

Daily Word: How can Wisconsin reach NCAA tourney?