SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Charisma Osborne had 24 points, nine rebounds and three steals and No. 6 UCLA handed No. 5 Stanford its second straight loss, 70-66 on Friday night. Michaela Onyenwere added 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Bruins (9-2, 7-2 Pac-12), Natalie Chou had 12, and Emily Bessoir 11. Stanford (11-2, […]
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Isaiah Livers matched his season high with 22 points, Eli Brooks added 11 and No. 7 Michigan relied on a staunch defense to beat Purdue 70-53 on Friday night. The Wolverines (13-1, 8-1 Big Ten) maintained their stranglehold on the conference lead by winning their fifth straight in the series. […]
In his second year with Siena, former Christian Brothers Academy star Jordan King has taken a major leap. Coming into the program as a walk-on, King has become a key cog in the Saints’ undefeated start.
Bob Huggins has almost 900 wins during his nearly four decade coaching career but can he finally reach the Hall of Fame in his fourth consecutive year as a nominee.
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Branden Carlson scored 14 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for the first double-double by a Utah player this season, and the balanced, potent Utes offense handed Washington State a stinging 71-56 defeat at home on Thursday night. Washington State had lost but once at Friel Court this season, 86-82 in double […]
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Perhaps, coach Fran McCaffery said, his Iowa team got too comfortable. The fourth-ranked Hawkeyes came into Thursday night’s game against Indiana on a five-game winning streak and tied for the Big Ten lead. But the Hoosiers’ defense shut them down in an 81-69 comeback win. It’s a lesson McCaffery hopes […]
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville’s mix of solid passing and outside shooting culminated in a successful debut as the top-ranked team. Dana Evans scored 21 points, Hailey Van Lith added 18 on six 3-pointers, and the Cardinals Louisville used several small second-half runs to pull away from No. 23 Syracuse for a 67-54 victory Thursday […]
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Azoulas Tubelis scored on a tip-in at the buzzer after blocking Remy Martin’s shot at the other end, capping Arizona’s 84-82 comeback victory over rival Arizona State Thursday night. Arizona (11-3, 5-3 Pac-12) trailed by seven late in the second half, but rallied to tie it at 82-all with a minute […]
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Cody Riley scored 13 points, Jules Bernard made a clutch 3-pointer with 2 minutes remaining and No. 24 UCLA shook off a mistake-filled night to beat California 61-57 on Thursday. The Bruins (12-2, 8-0 Pac-12) committed 14 turnovers and were sloppy offensively but ended the game on a 7-2 run. Riley […]
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Evina Westbrook, who transferred from Tennessee to UConn two years ago, connected on back-to-back fourth-quarter 3-pointers to spark the No. 3 Huskies to a 67-61 victory over the No. 25 Lady Volunteers Thursday night. UConn freshman Paige Bueckers added nine points, eight rebounds and seven assists for the Huskies (9-0). After […]