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Porter only played two minutes of Missouri's season-opening win over Iowa State and scored on a putback layup before being sidelined.
But the Vikings scored five straight, tying it on a layup by Colin Walls with 7:30 left.
Lillard missed his first nine attempts, recording his first bucket on a driving layup with 1:46 left in the second quarter.
After a Temple turnover, Adams scored on a layup and Temple missed three three-point shots and was forced to foul.
Carmelo Anthony had put the Thunder ahead with 1:23 to go on a layup after three offensive rebounds on the same possession, including two from Steven Adams.
The Tigers got it to nine again on a layup from Heron, who finished with a game-high 28 points and eight rebounds.
Shortly after the three-point play, Dickerso flushed a dunk and scored on a layup to give UW a 55-45 lead.
When Larrier scored on a layup, UConn was within four points with 12:40 to go in the first half, but then Cincinnati went on a 13-2 run to take control of the game.
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an eating disorder that would impel her to lay up candy bars in her closet for all-night food binges
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basketball : a shot made from a position that is very close to the basket
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