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Chambers helps Boston U beat Harvard 65-64

Chambers helps Boston U beat Harvard 65-64

BOSTON (AP) Siyani Chambers scored 17 of his 21 points in the second half and hit the game-winning jumper with 4 seconds left to lift Harvard past Boston University 65-64 Tuesday night.

Wesley Saunders chipped in with 16 points to help Harvard (5-4) win its fourth game in a row against Boston.

Trailing 62-60 late in the second half, Boston (3-6) tied the game on Dom Morris' layup with 1:13 left to play.

Harvard answered with 46 seconds left when Saunders made 1 of 2 free throws to give the Crimson the lead 63-62.

D.J. Irving's jumper put Boston ahead 64-63 with only 9 seconds left, but Chambers responded, connecting with the game-winning jumper with just 4 ticks remaining.

Irving missed a jumper as time expired, sealing the victory for Harvard.

Irving led Boston with 24 points and Morris added a double-double, 15 points and 12 rebounds.

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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