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Posted on January 5, 2014 at 5:00 AM

Updated Sunday, Jan 5 at 5:33 AM

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Luck threw four second-half touchdown passes and scored on a fumble recovery, leading the Indianapolis Colts from a four-TD deficit to an historic 45-44 comeback victory over the Kansas City Chiefs in a truly wild card finish Saturday. According to STATS, only the Buffalo Bills comeback in 1993 to defeat the Houston Oilers was a bigger comeback. The Chiefs blew a 38-10 lead they held early in the third quarter.

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Patrick Berglund scored twice and Vladimir Sobotka and Alex Pietrangelo each had a goal and an assist as the St. Louis Blues beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-2 last night for their fifth straight win. Maxim Lapierre gave St. Louis its first lead at 3-2 with his fifth goal just 94 seconds after Sobotka's sixth goal tied it at 17:29 of the second period.

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Marcus Foster scored 17 points, Nino Williams made two free throws with 5.7 seconds left and Kansas State held off Number 6 Oklahoma State 74-71 yesterday in the Big 12 opener for both teams. Thomas Gipson added 10 points and 11 rebounds for Kansas State, which has won nine straight.

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Jabari Brown scored 22 points to lead Number 25 Missouri to a 69-59 victory over pesky Long Beach State yesterday. Earnest Ross added 16 points and Ryan Rosburg had 11 rebounds for the Tigers, who open Southeastern Conference play at home against Georgia on Wednesday.

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