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Dwight Anderson, former Kentucky and USC hoops player, dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) Dwight Anderson, who earned the nickname "The Blur" because of his speed on the court playing basketball at Kentucky and Southern California, has died. He was 61.

Anderson died Saturday at his home in Dayton, Ohio, according to the Montgomery County coroner's office. The cause was not immediately known and autopsy results were pending.

The 6-foot-3 guard began his college career under coach Joe B. Hall at Kentucky, where he averaged 13.3 points and shot 51% from the field as a freshman during the 1979 season. He played in 11 games during the 1980 season for the Wildcats and averaged 10.7 points before transferring midseason to USC.

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Leaders
Points: O. Okongwu16.2
Rebounds: O. Okongwu8.6
Assists: E. Anderson4.2
FG%: O. Okongwu61.6%
FT%: O. Okongwu72.0%
3P%: J. Mathews38.1%
Steals: J. Mathews1.4
Blocks: O. Okongwu2.7
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Florida State26-5
5 Baylor26-4
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Creighton24-7
8 Kentucky25-6
9 Michigan State22-9
10 Villanova24-7
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Baylor26-4
5 Florida State26-5
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Kentucky25-6
8 Duke25-6
9 Creighton24-7
9 Villanova24-7
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Pac-12 Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
13 Oregon 13-5 24-7
UCLA 12-6 19-12
USC 11-7 22-9
Arizona State 11-7 20-11
Arizona 10-8 21-11
Colorado 10-8 21-11
Stanford 9-9 20-12
Oregon State 7-11 18-13
Utah 7-11 16-15
California 7-11 14-18
Washington State 6-12 16-16
Washington 5-13 15-17
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 70.3 (203)
Rebounds: 10.7 (122)
Assists: 13.9 (109)
FG%: 43.9% (172)
FT%: 66.2% (314)
3P%: 35.0% (91)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 66.0 (78)
Rebounds: 27.8 (37)
Assists: 11.9 (124)
FG%: 38.4% (11)
FT%: 69.8% (139)
3P%: 31.3% (87)