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Posted on November 25, 2012 at 8:06 AM

DALLAS (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers scored 36 points before Kobe Bryant took his first shot in a 115-89 blowout of the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday night. O.J. Mayo, who led the league in 3-pointers going in, was 0 of 5 from long range and finished with 13 points. Vince Carter led the Mavericks in the loss at American Airlines Center with 16 points.

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Johnny Manziel threw for 372 yards and three touchdowns and ran for two more scores as 9th ranked Texas A and M beat Missouri 59-29 on Saturday night. The Aggies scored touchdowns on their first six drives to build a 42-7 halftime lead and coast to their first 10-win season since 1998.

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Glasco Martin scored on a 4-yard run in overtime and Baylor overcame three missed field goals, including one on the last play of regulation, to become bowl eligible with a 52-45 victory over Texas Tech on Saturday. Nick Florence threw for 396 yards and three touchdowns for the Bears at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington.

DALLAS (AP) — Zach Line ran for three touchdowns, and SMU got a last-second, goal-line stop to hold off Tulsa 35-27 on Saturday and become bowl eligible for a school-record fourth consecutive season. Line, who totaled 81 yards rushing, scored on two 3-yard runs in the first half before his 10-yarder late in the third quarter gave the Mustangs a 35-6 lead at home.

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