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BYU beats Eastern New Mexico 95-62

BYU beats Eastern New Mexico 95-62

PROVO, Utah (AP) Tyler Haws scored 19 points and Brandon Davies added 17 points to lead BYU to a 95-62 win over Eastern New Mexico Tuesday night.

The Cougars (8-3) also got 14 points and eight rebounds from Agustin Ambrosino, and Cory Calvert contributed 10 points.

The Greyhounds, who play in Division II, led in the first minute of the game. BYU used a 16-2 run to pull away from an 11-all tie, and It was 44-29 at halftime.

Rodney Blackmon led Eastern New Mexico (5-6) with 14 points.

Daryl Dike's incredible goals leads UVA to the national championship game

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Daryl Dike's incredible goals leads UVA to the national championship game

It's never too late for a beautiful strike.

In the national semifinals between Virginia and Wake Forest, Hoos' leading scorer Daryl Dike, scored a goal for the ages. 

Dike tracked this ball perfectly and buried it past Andrew Pannenberg on his first touch.

Dike wasn't done there, stretching the lead to 2-0 with this beauty of a header:

Next up for UVA is the national championship title game Sunday, December 15th at 6 p.m., where they'll face off with Georgetown in Sahlen's Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park.

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Wizards release statement on the passing of John Wall's mother

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Wizards release statement on the passing of John Wall's mother

The Washington Wizards announced the passing of John Wall's mother, Frances Pulley on Friday. 

Wall's mother had been battling cancer before her passing. She was 58. 

In a statement on Twitter, the Wizards said, "Sending thoughts and love for John Wall and his family after the passing of his mother, Frances Pulley. She will forever be a part of our #DCFamily."

Zach Leonsis, the senior vice president of strategic initiatives at Monumental Sports & Entertainment, also released a statement

"Thinking of @JohnWall and his family right now. Keeping you guys in our prayers. So terribly sorry for your loss and know that she will be remembered forever. #DCFamily

Wall's Kentucky coach, John Calipari also expressed his condolences for his former star: 

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