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The Tigers used four 3-pointers to build a 25-16 cushion midway through the first half and led 44-27 at halftime after Alec Berman, Wilson and Hans Brase each drained shots from distance in the final four minutes of the period.
In the program's first game against an Ivy League opponent, Lipscomb got 20 points from Malcolm Smith, who converted 6 of 11 shots from the field and was 8 of 9 from the free throw line.
A federal judge on Friday dismissed a lawsuit filed by media organizations seeking greater access to the execution of Oklahoma death row inmates, ruling that the state's death penalty protocols do not violate the First Amendment.
The lawsuit alleged the media should have greater access to witnessing an execution and opposed new protocols implemented since Lockett's execution that reduce the number of media witnesses and give the prisons' director the ability to limit what they see and hear.
The organizations' attorney, Brady Henderson, legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Oklahoma, said the media outlets have not decided whether to amend their lawsuit or appeal Heaton's decision.
BASEBALLCOMMISSIONER'S OFFICE — Named outgoing commissioner Bud Selig commissioner emeritus, effective Jan. 25.
American LeagueBALTIMORE ORIOLES — Agreed to terms with LHP Wesley Wright on a one-year contract. Named Scott Coolbaugh hitting coach.
CLEVELAND INDIANS — Assigned RHP Bryan Price outright to Columbus (IL).
DETROIT TIGERS — Assigned RHP Melvin Mercedes outright to Toledo (IL).
Tennessee forward Jabari McGhee is expected to miss at least six to eight weeks after surgery on his right foot.
Coach Donnie Tyndall announced the severity of the injury Friday after a 61-58 victory over Tennessee Tech.
David Ross and the Chicago Cubs have agreed on a two-year contract worth $5 million, reuniting the catcher with frequent batterymate Jon Lester.
The Cubs got two-time All-Star catcher Miguel Montero in a trade with Arizona this month.
LeBron James scored 22 points and Mike Miller, making his first start of the season, added 21 on seven 3-pointers, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 95-91 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night.
James, who moved into 23rd place on the all-time scoring list, scored eight points in the fourth quarter as the Cavaliers bounced back from their biggest loss of the season Wednesday against Atlanta.
Brooklyn guard Deron Williams limped off the court in the second quarter with a strained right calf and didn't return.
Irving scored six points, including four free throws and a fast break dunk, while James faked past Johnson and brought the crowd to its feet with a thunderous dunk.
Cavaliers: F Shawn Marion was moved to the bench to make room for Miller in the lineup.
Guard Matthew Dellavedova returned last week after missing 15 games because of a sprained knee.