Men's college basketball

Saint Joseph coach Jim Calhoun, center, talks to his team during a timeout in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Pratt Institute, Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, in West Hartford, Conn. Now coaching Division III basketball with the same fire he stalked the sidelines at UConn, Calhoun is reaching his 900th win as a college coach. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
January 10, 2020 - 8:50 pm
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Jim Calhoun’s 900th win looked like so many others during a Hall of Fame coaching career. He stomped. He screamed. He slammed objects. The only real difference is the sideline he now controls. The longtime Connecticut coach added another milestone Friday night when the...
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Boston College guard Jared Hamilton (3) celebrates after winning a turnover against Virginia during late in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020 in Boston. Boston College upset Virginia 60-53. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
January 07, 2020 - 10:39 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Sloppy. Lethargic. Lukewarm effort. Lack of composure. Virginia coach Tony Bennett knows what the problems were in Tuesday night's loss to Boston College. Now he's got to fix them. “I think the tape's going to reveal some things that are going to hurt and sting,” Bennett said after...
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Boston College guard Jared Hamilton (3) celebrates after winning a turnover against Virginia during late in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020 in Boston. Boston College upset Virginia 60-53. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
January 07, 2020 - 9:31 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Jared Hamilton hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 37 seconds left and added a pair of free throws to clinch it as Boston College beat No. 18 Virginia 60-53 on Tuesday night and sent the defending national champions to their first Atlantic Coast Conference loss of the season. Jay Heath...
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Maryland guard Eric Ayala gestures after scoring a basket against Ohio State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in College Park, Md. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
January 07, 2020 - 9:24 pm
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Anthony Cowan Jr. scored 20 points, and No. 12 Maryland used an unyielding defensive performance to defeat 11th-ranked Ohio State 67-55 Tuesday night and remain unbeaten at home. Jalen Smith had 11 points and seven rebounds for the Terrapins (13-2, 3-1 Big Ten), who have...
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FILE - In this Dec. 18, 2019 file photo, San Diego State head coach Brian Dutcher reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against San Diego Christian in San Diego. San Diego State basketball is the hottest ticket in town again. The undefeated Aztecs, who have climbed to No. 7 in The Associated Press poll, are playing as well as they did during their two Sweet 16 seasons during the last decade, including when Kawhi Leonard was the big star. This time it's a trio of transfers powering the Aztecs (15-0, 4-0 Mountain West Conference), who along with Auburn remain the nation's only undefeated teams. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)
January 07, 2020 - 6:07 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego State basketball is back to being the hottest ticket in town. Viejas Arena is hopping again because the undefeated and seventh-ranked Aztecs are playing as well as they did during their two Sweet 16 seasons during the last decade, including the one led by Kawhi Leonard...
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Michigan State coach Tom Izzo reacts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)
January 06, 2020 - 4:50 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Cassius Winston smoothly dribbling in and out of traffic, distributing the ball and making jump shots. Xavier Tillman controlling the interior on both ends of the court. This is why Michigan State was the nation's top-ranked team at the beginning of the season. It took a...
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San Diego State head coach Brian Dutcher reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against San Diego Christian Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
January 06, 2020 - 12:47 pm
San Diego State survived a big test by beating a talented Utah State team on the road. Auburn kicked off the SEC season by winning at Mississippi State for the third time in its last 18 tries. As the calendar flipped to a new year, the Aztecs and Tigers are the only undefeated Division I teams left...
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San Diego State head coach Brian Dutcher reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against San Diego Christian Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
January 06, 2020 - 12:44 pm
San Diego State survived a big test by beating a talented Utah State team on the road. Auburn kicked off the SEC season by winning at Mississippi State for the third time in its last 18 tries. As the calendar flipped to a new year, the Aztecs and Tigers are the only undefeated Division I teams left...
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Gonzaga guard Joel Ayayi (11) gestures after scoring a 3-pointer during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Pepperdine in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020. Gonzaga won 75-70. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)
January 06, 2020 - 12:05 pm
Gonzaga, Duke and Kansas remain atop The Associated Press men's college basketball poll. The rest of the top 10 is a big jumble. The Bulldogs received 54 first-place votes from a 65-member media panel in the poll released Monday. The Blue Devils had nine first-place votes and the Jayhawks two. No...
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Michigan State's Cassius Winston reacts after sinking a three-point basket against Michigan during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)
January 05, 2020 - 5:40 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Cassius Winston made his last home game against Michigan memorable with a sensational performance his in-state rivals would rather forget. Winston had a career-high 32 points and nine assists, leading No. 14 Michigan State to a 87-69 victory over the 12th-ranked...
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