Heat, Thunder win...Woods goes wire to wire

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Associated Press

Posted on March 11, 2013 at 1:06 AM

Updated Monday, Mar 11 at 1:31 AM

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Heat have extended their team-record winning streak to 18 games with a 105-91 victory against Indiana. Mario Chalmers led the way with 26 points, Chris Bosh had 24 and Dwyane Wade added 23 as the Heat tied the seventh-longest winning streak in NBA history. Miami leads the Eastern Conference by 8 ½ games over New York.

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City picked up its fifth straight win by holding Boston to 25 percent shooting in the second half of a 91-79 victory over the Celtics. Kevin Durant scored 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds while helping put an end to Boston's five-game winning streak.

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Second-ranked Indiana has earned its first outright Big Ten regular-season title by outlasting No. 7 Michigan 72-71 at Ann Arbor. The Wolverines led 71-66 until Zeller scored the game's last six points, including a go-ahead layup with 13 seconds remaining. He later altered a potential game-winning shot and finished with 25 points and 10 rebounds.

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) —Liberty is in the NCAA basketball tournament despite a 15-20 record. The Flames beat Charleston Southern 87-76 in the final of the Big South tournament to claim the conference's automatic bid. Liberty will make its first NCAA tourney appearance since 2004.

DORAL, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods has won his 17th World Golf Championships title by capturing the Cadillac Championship for his 76th tour win. Woods posted a final round 1-under 71 for a two shot win over Steve Stricker. Woods began the day four strokes clear of second place and he is now 40-2 when he has the outright lead going into the final round.

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