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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Sam Darnold passed for 264 yards and ran for a score and No. 12 Southern California persevered for its third consecutive victory over crosstown rival UCLA, 28-23. Ronald Jones II rushed for 111 yards and two touchdowns, and Michael Pittman Jr. returned a punt 72 yards for a touchdown on a spectacular trick play in the first quarter. Josh Rosen passed for 421 yards and three touchdowns in the first _ and probably only _ collegiate meeting between Los Angeles' star QBs.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Stephen Curry scored 35 points, Kevin Durant had 27 and the defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors overcame a 22-point halftime deficit in a 124-116 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers. Joel Embiid scored 21 points and Ben Simmons had 23 points and 12 assists for Philadelphia, which led 47-28 after one quarter and 74-52 at the half.

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - Bryce Love rushed for 101 yards and a touchdown despite missing most of the fourth quarter after aggravating an ankle injury, and No. 20 Stanford held off California 17-14 to keep its Pac-12 title hopes alive.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Kemba Walker had 26 points, Dwight Howard added 16 points and 16 rebounds and the Charlotte Hornets snapped a six-game losing streak with a 102-87 win over the struggling Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night. Jeremy Lamb added 17 points off the bench for Charlotte. Lou Williams had 25 points and Blake Griffin had 19 for the Clippers. Los Angeles has now lost eight straight games.

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Rashaad Penny had a San Diego State-record 429 all-purpose yards and scored four touchdowns to help San Diego State beat Nevada 42-23. Penny finished with 24 carries for 222 yards and 2 touchdowns, 201 yards and two scores on three returns (two kickoff and one punt) and added one reception for six yards.

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) - Drew Eubanks had 26 points and 11 rebounds as Oregon State held on to defeat Long Beach State 89-81. Tres Tinkle added 20 points, including three 3-pointers, but also had seven turnovers, and Stephen Thompson Jr.

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Anton Khudobin stopped 36 shots to lead the Boston Bruins to a 3-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks. Peter Cehlarik, Jake DeBrusk and Danton Heinen scored to help the Bruins get their second straight win after an 0-3-1 skid. Boston had totaled nine goals in its previous five games, scoring more than two for just the second time in nine November games. Khudobin improved to 5-0-2 this season and 4-1-0 with a 0.99 goals-against average in five games against the Sharks.

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Johnny Brodzinski scored his first NHL goal, and Andy Adreoff scored his first of the season to lead the Los Angeles Kings to a 4-0 win over the Florida Panthers. Backup goalie Darcy Kuemper stopped 24 shots for the Kings for his eighth career shutout and first since Jan. 21, 2016, with Minnesota. Los Angeles scored three goals in the third period to put away Florida and end a four-game losing streak. All those losses came at home.

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