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Jessieville teams fall in regional semis

ROSE BUD -- Both second-seeded Jessieville teams fell in the semifinals of the Class 3A Region 2 tournament Sunday at Rambler Arena. The Lions lost to No. 4 seed Haskell Harmony Grove 73-65 while the Lady Lions lost to top-seeded Harding Academy 52-39.

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Short-handed Hawks beat Heat, 93-91

MIAMI -- Paul Millsap scored 22 points, Dennis Schroder added 16 points and 10 assists and the intentionally depleted Atlanta Hawks still had enough to beat the Miami Heat 93-91 on Saturday night.

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Lady Indians take down worn-out MP, 45-35

MOUNT IDA -- Fourth-seeded Mountain Pine looked like a team that spent most its energy nearly upsetting second seed Magnet Cove in the semifinals while third seed Poyen had some left in the tank from its semifinal blowout loss.

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Collinsworth, BYU upset No. 3 Gonzaga, 73-70

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Kyle Collinsworth scored 20 points and BYU beat No. 3 Gonzaga 73-70 on Saturday night, ending the Bulldogs' school-record 22-game winning streak and likely costing them a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.

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Minoso, MLB's 1st black Latino star, dies

CHICAGO -- When Minnie Minoso broke into major league baseball, the "Cuban Comet" was part of a wave of black players who changed the game forever. By the time he played in his final game 35 years ago, he was a beloved figure with the Chicago White Sox.

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Missouri halts Arkansas, 57-41

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The Arkansas women's basketball team enters this week's Southeastern Conference tournament at Verizon Arena in North Little Rock on a two-game losing streak, falling to Missouri 57-41 Sunday in their regular-season finale at Mizzou Arena.

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Poulter tied for Honda lead, finishes today

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Ian Poulter lost command of the Honda Classic with two swings on consecutive tee shots in a wild final hour Sunday. He still had a share of the lead with Paul Casey heading into a sprint-to-the-finish at soggy PGA National.

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Harden leads Rockets over Cavaliers in OT

HOUSTON -- James Harden scored 33 points for Houston and Cleveland star LeBron James missed a pair of free throws with 4.2 seconds left in overtime, helping the Rockets hold on for a 105-103 win over the Cavaliers on Sunday.

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Kaminsky, Wisconsin cruise on senior day

MADISON, Wis. -- Frank Kaminsky scored 31 points in his final home game, sophomore Nigel Hayes added 14 and No. 5 Wisconsin clinched at least a share of the Big Ten regular-season title with a 68-61 victory Sunday over Michigan State.

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Adverse conditions not always catastrophic

During a previous bout with adverse weather, people residing in western Garland County and neighboring locales were hit pretty hard. Meanwhile, the rest of us in The Sentinel-Record coverage area were fortunate, my electricity never flickering.

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