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Recapping the top DI men's basketball storylines from the weekend, in case you missed it:

Davis shines, No. 1 Kentucky tops Vandy 83-74
Freshman Anthony Davis again found himself with the ball and only a few seconds left to react. The 6-foot-10 forward squared up, burying a long jumper that buoyed his national player of the year push in one superb sequence. Davis scored a career-high 28 points on 10-of-11 shooting, and No. 1 Kentucky beat Vanderbilt 83-74 on Saturday to win the Southeastern Conference regular season title for the 45th time.
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No. 2 Syracuse edges UConn to clinch Big East
Syracuse found another way to win Saturday night, and in the process secured the Big East regular-season championship. Fab Melo's follow-up dunk with 31 seconds left lifted the second-ranked Orange to a 71-69 win against Connecticut. C.J. Fair blocked a shot by Roscoe Smith just before the buzzer to preserve the victory for Syracuse, which has won nine in a row since its only loss of the season Jan. 21 at Notre Dame.
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No. 4 Jayhawks beat No. 3 Missouri 87-86 in OT
It was the best atmosphere that Kansas coach Bill Self could remember. Thomas Robinson said the Jayhawks rose to another level. Tyshawn Taylor simply smiled, shook his head in disbelief, and tried to describe his emotions. "I'm so proud of my teammates,'' he said finally. "They stuck it out, man.'' In the final scheduled game between Kansas and Missouri, it was only fitting the two bitter adversaries would need five extra minutes to decide it. Robinson's three-point play in the waning moments of regulation kept their 105-year-old rivalry alive, and Taylor's foul shots with 8.3 seconds remaining gave the fourth-ranked Jayhawks a dramatic 87-86 victory against the No. 3 Tigers on Saturday.
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Rivers helps No. 5 Duke beat Va. Tech 70-65 in OT
No. 5 Duke could have done the easy thing and given in to those ready-made excuses. The Blue Devils chose a more challenging option: They forgot about their fatigue and made enough plays to remain in control of the Atlantic Coast Conference. Austin Rivers scored 23 points, Seth Curry added 19 and the Blue Devils held off Virginia Tech 70-65 in overtime Saturday. Miles Plumlee added 15 rebounds and two free throws with 9.6 seconds left for the Blue Devils.
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Green-led No. 6 Michigan State tops Nebraska 62-34
Draymond Green reached a milestone and helped No. 6 Michigan State move a step closer to a team goal. Green had 20 points and 10 rebounds -- becoming the fourth in school history with 1,000 career rebounds -- to help the sixth-ranked Spartans beat Nebraska 62-34 on Saturday night for their seventh consecutive victory. Green stayed in the lopsided game long enough to grab his 10th rebound with 5 minutes left and a 30-point lead to join Greg Kelser, Johnny Green and Antonio Smith as Michigan State players with 1,000 rebounds.
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No. 7 North Carolina beats No. 25 Virginia 54-51
Tyler Zeller started fast and finished strong. The 7-footer scored 20 points, including a critical dunk with 13.3 seconds left and the shot clock winding down, and No. 7 North Carolina outlasted No. 25 Virginia 54-51 on Saturday. The dunk boosted North Carolina's lead to three points, and the Tar Heels survived an open look from the left corner for Sammy Zeglinski, and a 35-footer at the buzzer from Jontel Evans.
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Berggren lifts No. 16 Badgers past No. 8 Ohio State
A lot of coaches would go ballistic if their 6-foot-10 center stepped outside and took a 3 with the clock running down and their team behind on the road. Not Bo Ryan, however. Jared Berggren scored Wisconsin's final five points -- including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 31 seconds left -- and the 16th-ranked Badgers beat No. 8 Ohio State 63-60 on Sunday, assuring Michigan State of at least a share of the Big Ten title.
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Porter leads No 9 Georgetown past Villanova 67-46
Otto Porter had to leave the game after 34 seconds, the victim of a flagrant elbow from Maurice Sutton that left the Georgetown freshman lying on the court and bleeding from the mouth. So much for the glory of a making only a second appearance in the starting lineup. He was back in a few minutes, however, motivated by the nasty hit and ready to help lead the Hoyas to some of their best basketball of the season. His backdoor layup and two free throws gave No. 9 Georgetown a 17-point first-half lead, and his fadeaway 3-pointer with a suspenseful bounce off the front of the rim stopped the momentum when Villanova was mounting a challenge. Porter finished with an eventful 15 points and six rebounds, and Jason Clark also had 15 points and six rebounds in Georgetown's 67-46 win against the Wildcats on Saturday.
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No. 10 Marquette benches stars, beats WVU 61-60
Buzz Williams danced a slow jig in front of a booing crowd as John Denver's Country Roads played on the loudspeakers, a brief celebration of Marquette's comeback win against West Virginia. Only when the coach realized the song -- the Mountaineers' unofficial anthem played after every game -- contained the words "West Virginia'' did he catch himself and stop. "I apologize,'' Williams said. "It was very unprofessional. That's a bad representation of our program. ...I was just really excited. That was all. How I grew up, in the country, that was one of my favorite songs growing up.'' Williams couldn't help himself after No. 10 Marquette came from 15 points down in the second half to beat West Virginia 61-60 on Friday night, especially since he decided to bench Darius Johnson-Odom and two other starters in the first half for breaking team rules.
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