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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) Listening to his coach's admonishment to attack more, Arizona freshman Rondae Hollis-Jefferson took off from the right side of the lane, planted his right arm on his opponent's head and unleashed a vicious tomahawk dunk that left the home crowd stunned.
Letdown? It was more of a beatdown.
Shaking off a slow start as they adjusted to a quirky defense, Arizona showed no sign of slowing down in its first game as the nation's No. 1 team, racing to a 74-48 victory over New Mexico State on Wednesday night.