College basketball

January 06, 2018 - 6:40 pm
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Keith Braxton, the Northeast Conference Player of the Week for the second straight week, scored 27 points and Jamaal King matched his output as St. Francis of Pennsylvania beat St. Francis of Brooklyn, 91-87 on Saturday afternoon. The Red Flash staked the Terriers to a 39-31...
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January 06, 2018 - 5:58 pm
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — T.J. Gibbs scored 18 points and Martinas Geben's steal set up Rex Pflueger's decisive layup with 2.6 seconds left as Notre Dame rallied to beat Syracuse 51-49 on Saturday, its fifth straight victory. Tyus Battle had just tied the game for the Orange with a 3-pointer and a...
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Colorado guard McKinley Wright IV celebrates as time runs out in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Arizona, Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in Boulder, Colo. Colorado won 80-77. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
January 06, 2018 - 5:48 pm
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — McKinley Wright IV didn't even realize it was his coach's birthday Saturday. Still, he gave him the perfect gift — another big win. Wright scored 16 points to lead five Colorado players in double figures, and the Buffaloes held off No. 14 Arizona 80-77 to end the Wildcats'...
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January 06, 2018 - 4:37 pm
QUEENS, N.Y. (AP) — Marin Maric scored 25 points with 11 rebounds to help DePaul pick up its first Big East Conference win, upending St. John's 91-74 on Saturday. Max Strus added 22 points and 10 rebounds for the Blue Demons (8-8, 1-3) who had a 46-30 rebounding edge over the Red Storm (10-6, 0-4...
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January 06, 2018 - 4:26 pm
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Jayvon Graves and Jeremy Harris scored 16 apiece and combined to hit seven 3-pointers as Buffalo rolled to an 83-63 win over Ball State on Saturday, snapping the Cardinals' nine-game win streak. Nick Perkins finished with 15 points and 11 rebounds for his second straight double-...
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January 06, 2018 - 3:59 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Barba and Kyle Castlin scored 16 points apiece and combined for seven of Columbia's 13 3-pointers, and the Lions held Division III Sarah Lawrence to nine first-half points in an 87-42 win on Saturday. Columbia scored 35 unanswered points in the first half for a 46-8 lead...
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Xavier head coach Chris Mack expresses his displeasure with his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Providence, Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in Providence, R.I. Providence upset No. 5 Xavier 81-72. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
January 06, 2018 - 3:38 pm
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Another layup bounced off the rim, Providence forward Rodney Bullock grabbed the defensive rebound with about 20 seconds left and Xavier coach Chris Mack stood in front of his bench with both hands in the air. It was time to surrender. The best start in Musketeers history...
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January 05, 2018 - 10:35 pm
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Justin Wright-Foreman scored 26 points, Rokas Gustys had 12 points and 18 rebounds and Hofstra beat James Madison 87-81 in overtime on Friday night. Hofstra trailed 72-69 with 4.3 seconds left in regulation. The inbound pass was caught in the far corner by Matija Radovic and...
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January 05, 2018 - 10:14 pm
HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Justin Jaworski hit a 3-pointer with three seconds left to send Lafayette to a 71-68 victory over Colgate on Friday night. Sean O'Brien tied the game for Colgate on a 3-pointer with eight seconds to go before Jaworski made his deep 3. Colgate launched a final shot that went...
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January 05, 2018 - 9:30 pm
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Stephen Brown had 19 points on 8-of-12 shooting including 3 of 6 from 3-point range to help Bucknell beat Army 83-66 on Friday night. Bruce Moore was 4 of 7 from behind the arc and finished with 17 points for the Bison (8-8, 2-1 Patriot League), who won their fourth in the...
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