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HOUSTON (AP) - Chris Paul scored 33 points and 11 rebounds, James Harden had 22 points and the Houston Rockets held off the Golden State Warriors 116-108 to snap their 14-game road winning streak. Harden stepped back from Stephen Curry for a 3-pointer as the shot clock expired to make it 114-108 with 1:10 left. Harden then blocked Curry's 3-point attempt after a timeout, and Paul made two free throws with 28 seconds left.

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) - Dean Wade scored 20 points and Kansas State beat No. 24 TCU 73-68. Sophomore Makol Mawien added a career-high 18 points on 8 of 11 shooting. He had totaled just 13 points in Big 12 play this season for the Wildcats.

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - Malik Newman scored seven of his game-high 24 points in the closing minutes, Baylor turned the ball over on the final inbounds play and Kansas rallied to beat the Bears 70-67. The Jayhawks trailed 67-61 with 2:05 to go before Newman went on his scoring binge. Devonte Graham added 15 points for Kansas, and Jo Lual-Acuil Jr. had 14 for Baylor.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Damian Lillard hit his first nine shots _ including seven 3-pointers _ en route to 31 points, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Dallas Mavericks 117-108. Lillard shot 10 of 15 from the floor and handed out nine assists. . CJ McCollum added 26 points for Portland, which won its third straight game overall and season-best sixth straight at home. Portland tied a season high by making 18 3-pointers. Six Blazers hit at least two shots from behind the arc.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Titans have hired Houston defensive coordinator Mike Vrabel as their new coach in a fast search that wrapped up after three interviews and just five days after firing Mike Mularkey. The Titans announced they have agreed to terms with Vrabel and will hold a news conference on Monday. Vrabel was the first person the Titans interviewed for the job. They also interviewed Carolina defensive coordinator Steve Wilks and Rams offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur.

AMES, Iowa (AP) - Freshman Cameron Lard scored 18 points and Iowa State cruised past No. 8 Texas Tech 70-52 for its first win over a ranked opponent this season. Nick Weiler-Babb, Lindell Wigginton and Donovan Jackson each added 13 points for the Cyclones. They handed the Red Raiders their second straight loss to an unranked opponent on the road.

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - Jevon Carter scored 22 points and led a big second-half run that propelled No. 6 West Virginia to an 86-51 victory over Texas. James "Beetle" Bolden added 19 points, Daxter Miles Jr. scored 15 and Sagaba Konate had 10 points, 14 rebounds and six blocked shots for West Virginia. This marks the first time this season the Longhorns didn't have a player in double digits.

HOUSTON (AP) - Jarren Greenwood scored 21 points, Kalob Ledoux added 20 more and McNeese hung on for an 86-81 win over Houston Baptist. Tied at 76 with 4:42 to play, McNeese pulled away on eight straight free throws over the next four minutes, with Greenwood and Quatarrius Wilson each hitting 4 for 4 from the line.

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