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Iverson, Green help CSU defeat Adams State 80-55

Iverson, Green help CSU defeat Adams State 80-55

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) Colton Iverson and Dorian Green each scored 17 points and Colorado State rolled to an 80-55 victory over Adams State on Saturday.

It was the 20th straight home win at Moby Arena for Colorado State (11-2).

Greg Smith and Wes Eikmeier each scored 11 points for the Rams.

Colorado State also had a 40-26 rebounding advantage, and outscored Adams State (7-1) 36-16 in the paint and 14-4 off turnovers.

John Jackson led Adams State with 17 points, and Kaimyn Pruitt grabbed 10 rebounds.

Adams State could only hit 29 percent of its field-goal attempts and was 6 of 16 from the free-throw line.

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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