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Rising Bears: Baylor unranked to No. 4 in less than month
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WACO, Texas (AP) -- Baylor coach Scott Drew certainly gets why the Bears were overlooked going into this season....

Williams-Goss leads No. 8 Gonzaga over Washington 98-71
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SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- Gonzaga's Nigel Williams-Goss knew that playing against his old teammates from Washington would be difficult....

Top 25 Capsules
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Bam Adebayo scored 16 points, Malik Monk added 15 and No. 6 Kentucky scored 21 straight points in a first-half run to beat Valparaiso 87-63 on Wednesday night....

White leads Colorado to 68-66 win over No. 13 Xavier
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) -- Colorado coach Tad Boyle made an innocent comment after a sluggish performance at the start the season: Play like that again and Xavier would beat the Buffaloes by 20....

No. 7 North Carolina holds off Davidson 83-74
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CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) -- Justin Jackson buried shot after shot from behind the arc in the best performance of his career for No. 7 North Carolina. Coach Roy Williams didn't have much to feel good about otherwise....

Plum's 30 leads No. 11 Washington women to 101-44 win
SEATTLE (AP) -- Kelsey Plum scored 30 points, freshman Aarion McDonald had 23 in her first start and No. 11 Washington rolled to a 101-44 win over Cal State Northridge on Wednesday night....

Watson scores season-high 25, No. 10 Creighton beats Huskers
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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Creighton's 90-points-a-game offense didn't show up until late against Nebraska....

No. 6 Kentucky regroups with 87-63 rout of Valparaiso
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky's mistake-filled start quickly gave way to the energetic effort the sixth-ranked Wildcats acknowledged was missing against UCLA. And their intensity soon put things out of reach for Valparaiso....

No. 17 Wisconsin routs Idaho State for 4th straight win
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MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Coming off a difficult early season stretch, playing in front of a tepid home crowd and with final exams looming, the conditions were almost in place for No. 17 Wisconsin to suffer a letdown Wednesday night....

No. 15 West Virginia stomps Western Carolina 90-37
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Esa Ahmad and No. 15 West Virginia made sure there was no drop off in performance against an outmanned opponent after an emotional road win at Virginia....

Big men push No. 11 Louisville over Southern Illinois, 74-51
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Louisville's frontcourt led the way over an outmatched opponent....

No. 1 UConn beats No. 2 Notre Dame 72-61 for 83rd win in row
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SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- A month into the season Connecticut doesn't look quite as vulnerable as many people thought. Not after beating No. 2 Notre Dame. Not after winning its 83rd straight game....

Mitchell fastest to 2,000 as No. 12 Ohio State women roll
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Kelsey Mitchell scored 23 points, becoming the fastest player in NCAA women's basketball history to reach 2,000 points, and No. 12 Ohio State cruised to a 108-73 win over Southern on Wednesday night....

No. 25 Virginia Tech women cruise past CCSU 81-47
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) -- Sidney Cook had 17 points and 10 rebounds, Regan Magarity added 15 points and 15 boards, and No. 25 Virginia Tech cruised past Central Connecticut 81-47 on Wednesday night....

No. 20 Syracuse women beats Coppin State 76-30
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Alexis Peterson had 16 points and nine assists, Brittney Sykes added 12 points and No. 20 Syracuse overwhelmed Coppin State 76-30 on Wednesday....


Latest Women's Stories
Plum's 30 leads No. 11 Washington women to 101-44 win

No. 1 UConn beats No. 2 Notre Dame 72-61 for 83rd win in row

Mitchell fastest to 2,000 as No. 12 Ohio State women roll

No. 25 Virginia Tech women cruise past CCSU 81-47

No. 20 Syracuse women beats Coppin State 76-30

No. 3 Baylor women roll past Texas State 90-24

No. 4 Maryland cruises past Towson 97-63

No. 14 Miami women beat winless Loyola of Chicago 81-43

UConn women hoops get reality show on HBO

All in the family: Duke coach to face her own daughter

Latest Men's Stories
Rising Bears: Baylor unranked to No. 4 in less than month

Williams-Goss leads No. 8 Gonzaga over Washington 98-71

Top 25 Capsules

White leads Colorado to 68-66 win over No. 13 Xavier

No. 7 North Carolina holds off Davidson 83-74

Watson scores season-high 25, No. 10 Creighton beats Huskers

No. 6 Kentucky regroups with 87-63 rout of Valparaiso

No. 17 Wisconsin routs Idaho State for 4th straight win

No. 15 West Virginia stomps Western Carolina 90-37

Big men push No. 11 Louisville over Southern Illinois, 74-51

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