NBA: Orlando 107, Miami 91

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Hedo Turkoglu led the way with 27 points Wednesday when the Orlando Magic topped the Miami Heat 107-91.

NBA: Boston 117, Miami 87

MIAMI, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Leon Powe had 25 points and 11 rebounds Tuesday, leading the Boston Celtics to a 117-87 victory over the Miami Heat.

NBA: Washington 94, Miami 76

WASHINGTON, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Andray Blatche scored a team-high 18 points Saturday in the Washington Wizards' 94-76 victory over the Miami Heat.

NBA: Philadelphia 122, Toronto 119

TORONTO, April 18 (UPI) -- Willie Green scored 37 points Wednesday as Philadelphia knocked off the Toronto Raptors 122-119.

Cleveland, Boston complete NBA trade

CLEVELAND, Oct. 13 (UPI) -- The Cleveland Cavaliers have acquired center Dwayne Jones from the Boston Celtics for swingman Luke Jackson and cash. The 6-foot-11-inch Jones, who plays both forward and guard, played 14 games with Boston last season, averaging 1 point and 2.2 rebounds i

COL BKB: Oregon 65, Notre Dame 61

SOUTH BEND, Ind., March 25 (UPI) -- Luke Jackson scored 14 points Thursday night, including his team's last six, carrying Oregon to a 65-61 win over Notre Dame in the NIT quarterfinals.

COL BKB: Oregon 68, George Mason 54

EUGENE, Ore., March 24 (UPI) -- Luke Jackson scored 14 points as Oregon got past George Mason in the second round of the National Invitation Tournament, 68-54.

COL BKB: Stanford 76,Oregon 55

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Josh Childress had 29 points, 12 rebounds and five assists Saturday as the top-ranked Stanford Cardinal remained undefeated with a 76-55 rout of the Oregon Duck

COL BKB: Arizona 100, Oregon 87

EUGENE, Ore., Feb. 20 (UPI) -- A 37-point performance by Salim Stoudamire Thursday night helped 13th-ranked Arizona fight off Oregon, 100-87.

COL BKB: Stanford 83, Oregon 80

EUGENE, Ore., Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Chris Hernandez scored 22 points after halftime and Matt Haryasz added 19 points and seven rebounds Saturday to lead unbeaten Stanford past Oregon, 83-80.

COL BKB: Kansas 77, Oregon 67

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Wayne Simien, who was dominant on the inside, had 19 points and 14 rebounds Saturday afternoon to lead seventh-ranked Kansas to a 77-67 victory over Oregon.

USA Pan Am basketball team named

ORLANDO, Fla., July 25 (UPI) -- Center Emeka Okafor and guard Ben Gordon of Connecticut were among the dozen players named Friday to the United States Pan American Games team.

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Ridnour, Jackson announce intentions

EUGENE, Ore., April 18 (UPI) -- At a joint news conference Friday morning, juniors Luke Ridnour and Luke Jackson of Oregon announced their future college basketball intentions.
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Luke Jackson
Washington Wizards Dominic McGuire (L) blocks the Miami Heat's Luke Jackson at the Verizon Center in Washington on December 29, 2007. (UPI Photo/Alexis C. Glenn)

Luke Christopher Jackson became famous at the age of 13 when he wrote a book from first-hand experience about what it is like to have Asperger's Syndrome. The book, which had the title Freaks, Geeks, and Asperger Syndrome': A User Guide to Adolescence created a sensation and greatly increased general awareness of the condition.

Luke Jackson has three sisters and three brothers. One of his brothers, Joe, has AD/HD (Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder), and another brother, Ben, is autistic. Luke Jackson, his mother Jacqui Jackson and the rest of their family were featured in a documentary on BBC2 (UK television) discussed on the BBC website.

Luke also recorded a column for BBC Radio 4's programme Home Truths.

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