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Men's college basketball: Holy moly what a night in college hoops. We had last-second buzzer-beaters, overtimes, upsets and tournament-quality action all over the country.
• In the stunner of the night, unranked Rutgers beat No. 10 Villanova on a last-second game winning four-point play -- yes, a 3-pointer and a foul -- to give the Scarlet Knights a 77-76 upset at home. Then again, nothing in the Big East will surprise me at this point except DePaul winning a game.
• What a game at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Down 14 points at the half, No. 5 Duke staged a mighty comeback to beat No. 21 North Carolina 79-73 behind a career-high 34 points from player-of-the-year candidate Nolan Smith.
• No. 11 Georgetown won for the first time at No. 13 Syracuse since 2002, 64-56, for its seventh straight Big East win. ... No. 7 Notre Dame held off No. 15 Louisville 89-79 in overtime to remain undefeated at home this season.
• Finally, out west, Jimmer Fredette scored 25 points in No. 8 BYU's 90-52 blowout of Air Force, and No. 17 Utah State lost at Idaho 64-56.
NBA: Record-setting wins and losses highlighted another big night in the association.
• Oh, Cleveland. What a difference a year (and a player) makes. With a 103-94 loss at home to Detroit, the Cavaliers fell in their 26th straight game. The Cavs have now tied the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for the longest losing streak in professional sports.
• The Knicks are struggling and Blake Griffin and the Clippers took advantage, winning 116-108 at Madison Square Garden.
• Dallas has already had a 12-game winning streak this season and now has its second 10-game winning streak after a 102-100 win at Sacramento.
Women's college basketball: No. 5 Texas A&M easily defeated No. 12 Oklahoma 92-71. Top-ranked Baylor won its 19th straight game with a 69-45 win over Nebraska.
NHL: It was a wild one in Boston where the Bruins outslugged the Canadiens 8-6. Aside from all the scoring, the game featured 45 penalties, 187 penalty minutes and several fights, including one between two All-Star goalies.