Freshman Luke Kennard had the best game of his young career, scoring 22 points to help No. 6 Duke beat Utah State 85-52 on Sunday. Grayson Allen also scored 22 points for the Blue Devils (6-1), who won their fourth straight game since losing to Kentucky. Duke ran off the first 16 points of the second half and shot 64 percent after the break, turning an 11-point halftime lead into a blowout margin in an easy home win.
Posted: November 29, 2015, 8:08 pm
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) -- Justin Robinson scored 27 points, Micah Seaborn added 20 and Monmouth beat USC 83-73 in the third-place game of the AdvoCare Invitational on Sunday.
Posted: November 29, 2015, 8:06 pm
Iowa salvaged its final game at the AdvoCare Invitational with a strong offensive performance. Jarrod Uthoff scored 22 points, Adam Woodbury had 15 and Iowa beat No. 20 Wichita State 84-62 in the seventh place game on Sunday. Mike Gesell added 14 points for Iowa (4-2).
Posted: November 29, 2015, 7:01 pm
Trey Lewis got two very different views of Rick Pitino around the last two Thanksgiving. Last year he scored 24 points for Cleveland State when Louisville beat the Vikings for Pitino's 700th win. On Saturday night he was on the same bench with Pitino as a graduate transfer and he scored 22 points to lead the Cardinals to a 77-57 victory over Saint Louis in the Brooklyn Hoops Holiday Invitational at Barclays Center.
Posted: November 29, 2015, 4:10 am
Maryland coach Mark Turgeon liked the way his players shared the ball, limited turnovers and attacked the zone against Cleveland State. Robert Carter had 17 points and eight rebounds to the help No. 2 Terrapins beat the Vikings 80-63 on Saturday night. Jared Nickens added 16 points, and freshman Diamond Stone had a season-high 15 points for Maryland (6-0).
Posted: November 29, 2015, 3:56 am
With Illinois and No. 4 Iowa State trading the lead for most of Saturday's championship game in the Emerald Coast Classic, Cyclones guard Monte Norris decided with 10:51 remaining to try and deliver a knockout punch. Iowa State held a 59-58 lead when Norris had the ball at midcourt and saw Abdel Nader had a step on his defender. Norris fired a lob pass and Nader slammed it home.
Posted: November 29, 2015, 3:37 am
Purdue center Isaac Haas acknowledges that sometimes he becomes timid, worrying about picking up a third or fourth foul. The 7-foot-2 Haas was aggressive in the second half against Lehigh, leading the 16th-ranked Boilermakers to a 77-55 victory Saturday night. Haas scored 21 of his career-high 24 points in the second half when Purdue pulled away.
Posted: November 29, 2015, 3:32 am
Octavius Ellis had back trouble but played through the pain and didn't seem to have any problem holding the MVP award for the Barclays Center Classic over his head. ''It's game time,'' the 6-foot-10 senior said after scoring nine points and grabbing seven rebounds as No. 24 Cincinnati beat George Washington 61-56 on Saturday in the title game. Bearcats coach Mick Cronin appreciated the effort.
Posted: November 28, 2015, 10:53 pm
Nebraska coach Tim Miles was really impressed by Webster's effort against the Volunteers. The Cornhuskers (5-2) used a 21-5 run spanning halftime to take command and their biggest lead was 60-38 with 12:29 to play. Nebraska used some stifling defense and control of the boards to take control, holding the Volunteers to 2-for-16 shooting during the big run.
Posted: November 28, 2015, 10:45 pm
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) -- Brian Sullivan scored 23 points and Davidson beat Denison 83-70 on Saturday giving Bob McKillop his 500th career victory.
Posted: November 28, 2015, 9:42 pm
The Shockers have their work cut out for them if they want to go dancing this March.
Posted: November 29, 2015, 7:34 pm
Robert Carter had 17 points and eight rebounds to help No. 2 Maryland beat Cleveland State 80-63 on Saturday night.
Posted: November 29, 2015, 3:40 pm
Kris Dunn battles Denzel Valentine and two 6-0 teams from Ohio play in Orlando.
Posted: November 29, 2015, 2:00 pm
Don't get in Josh Adams' way when he's attacking the rim. It won't end well for you.
Posted: November 29, 2015, 4:50 am
Iowa State was able to string together stops during the game's decisive stretch.
Posted: November 29, 2015, 2:18 am
Troy Caupain scored 16 points, including the go-ahead three-point play with 1:38 to play, and No. 24 Cincinnati beat George Washington 61-56 on Saturday in the championship game of the Barclays Center Classic.
Posted: November 29, 2015, 12:24 am
GAME OF THE DAY: No. 24 Cincinnati 61, George Washington 56 The Bearcats picked up their best win of the season in the Barclays Center as they came back in the second half to beat George Washington. Guard Troy Caupain led Cincinnati with 16 points while Farad Cobb and Kevin Johnson had 11 points each. […]
Posted: November 28, 2015, 9:32 pm
Things are improving for Wichita State senior forward Anton Grady after a scary play caused him to collapse.
Posted: November 28, 2015, 6:35 pm
Colorado's Tori Miller will avoid suspension after biting an Air Force player.
Posted: November 28, 2015, 5:45 pm
An injury has affected Michigan State sophomore point guard Lourawls 'Tum Tum' Nairn Jr. early in the season.
Posted: November 28, 2015, 3:35 pm
GAME OF THE DAY: George Washington vs. No. 24 Cincinnati, 1:30 p.m. Two 6-0 teams clash at the Barclays Center in what could be an important game for NCAA tournament resumes of both teams. The Bearcats picked up their most legitimate win over Nebraska, but the Colonials pose as a more real threat after they beat […]
Posted: November 28, 2015, 2:15 pm
Dunn absolutely took over down the stretch.
Posted: November 28, 2015, 7:09 am
The Bears were supposed to be the favorite in the Pac-12 this season.
Posted: November 28, 2015, 3:37 am
Jamal Murray had 21 points and No. 1 Kentucky scored the final 15 points of the first half on the way to beating South Florida 84-63 in the HoopHall Miami Invitational on Friday.
Posted: November 28, 2015, 2:45 am
Posted: November 28, 2015, 1:38 am
Recapping all of Friday's college basketball action.
Posted: November 28, 2015, 12:22 am
Okonoboh was the No. 31 recruit in the Class of 2014.
Posted: November 27, 2015, 11:45 pm
Miami suffers their first loss of the season in painful fashion.
Posted: November 27, 2015, 11:03 pm
The Orange look like they are for real this season.
Posted: November 27, 2015, 10:21 pm
Gonzaga's stars didn't play great late, but they did enough to beat UConn.
Posted: November 27, 2015, 8:51 pm