College basketball

Virginia head coach Tony Bennett watches play during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
February 10, 2018 - 9:55 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Kerry Blackshear Jr. turned a forgettable night into a most memorable one, and he and his Virginia Tech teammates likely kept No. 2 Virginia from ascending to No. 1 for the first time since 1983 with a 61-60 overtime victory on Saturday night. Blackshear scored on a...
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February 10, 2018 - 9:50 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Zane Waterman tossed in 28 points, Zavier Turner scored 25 and Pauly Paulicap chipped in with a double-double to propel Manhattan to a 93-76 victory over Monmouth on Saturday night. Waterman hit four 3-pointers and 10 of 13 free throws in his best scoring effort of the season for...
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February 10, 2018 - 9:27 pm
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Devontae Cacok scored 25 points and grabbed 16 rebounds and UNC Wilmington reversed a 20-point loss to Hofstra just 10 days ago with a 90-70 victory over the Pride on Saturday night. Cacok, the nation's top rebounder, split his 16 boards on both ends of the court and made 11...
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February 10, 2018 - 9:12 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Miye Oni scored 19 points with six rebounds and six assists and Yale defeated Cornell 74-65 on Saturday night. The Bulldogs (11-13, 4-4 Ivy League) had six other players score between six and 11 points. The Big Red (9-12, 3-5) pulled to 59-55 with four minutes left before...
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Virginia head coach Tony Bennett watches play during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
February 10, 2018 - 8:36 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Kerry Blackshear Jr. scored on a putback with 5.8 seconds left and Virginia Tech spoiled No. 2 Virginia's opportunity to climb to No. 1 with a 61-60 overtime victory Saturday night. Blackshear rebounded a missed layup by Justin Robinson and banked it in as he was being...
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February 10, 2018 - 8:33 pm
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Obi Okolie's 3-pointer with nine seconds left in overtime gave Brown a 91-88 victory over Columbia on Saturday night. At the foul line with 13 seconds left, Brown's Brandon Anderson made 1 of 2 free throws with Tamenang Choh snagging the offensive rebound that led to Okolie'...
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Michigan State's Cassius Winston, left, is pressured by Purdue's P.J. Thompson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)
February 10, 2018 - 6:25 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Miles Bridges made a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 2.7 seconds left and finished with 20 points, helping No. 4 Michigan State top No. 3 Purdue 68-65 on Saturday. The Spartans (24-3, 12-2 Big Ten) have won eight straight, improving their chances of contending for a conference...
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February 10, 2018 - 6:23 pm
SAINT BONAVENTURE, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Mobley and Jalen Adams scored 24 points apiece and St. Bonaventure beat Richmond 97-88 on Saturday to extend its win streak to six games and move into a second place tie with Davidson in the Atlantic 10 standings. Amandi Ikpeze and Courtney Stockard added 12...
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February 10, 2018 - 6:01 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Kahlil Dukes scored 22 points, Marvin Prochet and Matt Scott each had double-doubles and Niagara pulled away in the second half to beat Fairfield 95-83 on Saturday. Prochet and Scott had 19 points and 11 rebounds apiece, while Dukes added six boards and four assists...
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Boston College's Jerome Robinson (1) reacts after scoring during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Miami in Boston, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. Boston College won 72-70. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
February 10, 2018 - 5:16 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Miami coach Jim Larranaga never made it out of the locker room. The rest of the No. 25 Hurricanes shut things down with about six minutes to go. With Larranaga a late scratch due to illness, the Hurricanes went scoreless for the final 6:17 on Saturday as Boston College rallied from a...
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