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Texas Tech's Jordan Tolbert, center, is greeted by fans after a win over Baylor in an NCAA college basketball game in Lubbock, Texas, Wednesday, Jan, 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, Tori Eichberger) ALL LOCAL TV OUT

Texas Tech's Jordan Tolbert, center, is greeted by fans after a win over Baylor in an NCAA college basketball game in Lubbock, Texas, Wednesday, Jan, 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, Tori Eichberger) ALL LOCAL TV OUT

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