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Coburn scores 26 to lead Hofstra past Towson 74-69

Jan. 24, 2021 5:17 PM EST

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Tareq Coburn scored 26 points, knocking down seven 3-pointers, and Hofstra held off Towson 74-69 on Sunday. Coburn scored 21 before halftime, but his two free throws with 4.2 seconds left sealed the win. He shot 7 of 9 from distance and added three blocks. Jalen Ray had 16 points and...

Kelly scores 23 to lift Albany past New Hampshire 83-64

Jan. 24, 2021 5:06 PM EST

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — C.J. Kelly scored 23 points on near-perfect shooting as Albany defeated New Hampshire 83-64 on Sunday. Kelly was 7 of 8 shooting, including 3 of 4 from distance. Antonio Rizzuto had 16 points for Albany (4-6, 4-4 America East Conference). Chuck Champion added 13 points. Jarvis Doles had...

LSU forward Awa Trasi (0) battles for a ball with South Carolina guard Destanni Henderson (3) and South Carolina forward Aliyah Boston (4) during an NCAA basketball game in Baton Rouge, La., Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)

Boston finishes strong, No. 4 South Carolina tops LSU 69-65

Jan. 24, 2021 4:54 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Other than the rainbow braids tied in a ponytail that dangled against the back of South Carolina forward Aliyah Boston's jersey, there wasn't much to set the AP preseason All-American apart from her LSU competitors for most of the first three quarters. And then, as a closely...

Bassey carries Western Kentucky past Middle Tennessee 68-52

Jan. 24, 2021 4:49 PM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Charles Bassey scored 23 points with 14 rebounds as Western Kentucky defeated Middle Tennessee 68-52 on Sunday. Bassey shot 9 for 12 from the floor and blocked five shots as the Hilltoppers swept Middle Tennessee, improving to 13-4, their best start since the 2001-02 season....

Williams carries Gardner-Webb over Charleston Southern 74-62

Jan. 24, 2021 4:33 PM EST

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) — D’Maurian Williams had a career-best 21 points as Gardner-Webb beat Charleston Southern 74-62 on Sunday. This series was originally set for Jan 4-5 and was moved up when South Carolina Upstate couldn't play at Gardner-Webb. Jordan Sears had 16 points for Gardner-Webb...

Clayton scores 22 to carry Coppin St. over Norfolk St. 81-77

Jan. 24, 2021 4:30 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — DeJuan Clayton made three of four free throws in the last 11 seconds to score 22 points as Coppin State held off Norfolk State 81-77 on Sunday, completing a weekend sweep into first place in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. Yuat Alok had 18 points for Coppin State (6-9, 5-1), which...

Key, Davis lift No. 25 Lady Vols past No. 12 Kentucky 70-53

Jan. 24, 2021 4:22 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tamari Key scored a career-high 19 points on 8-of-10 shooting, Rennia Davis added 15 points and a career-high 20 rebounds, and No. 25 Tennessee throttled No. 12 Kentucky 70-53 on Sunday. The Lady Vols took control in the third quarter when Key scored the first six points of the...

Louisville guard Dana Evans, left, drives around Wake Forest guard Gina Conti (5) in the first quarter of an NCAA women's college basketball game in Winston-Salem, N.C., Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond)

No. 1 Louisville stays unbeaten, beats Wake Forest 65-63

Jan. 24, 2021 4:15 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Dana Evans hit a driving shot for the go-ahead three-point play with 8.0 seconds left to help top-ranked Louisville barely avoid a huge upset by holding off Wake Forest 65-63 on Sunday. Evans' driving shot against Gina Conti and free throw finally gave the Cardinals their winning...

Allen scores 25 to carry Delaware over UNC Wilmington 67-62

Jan. 24, 2021 4:08 PM EST

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Ryan Allen scored a season-high 25 points as Delaware edged past UNC Wilmington 67-62 on Sunday. Dylan Painter had 15 points, 15 rebounds and three blocks for Delaware (5-7, 3-4 Colonial Athletic Association), which broke its four-game road losing streak. Leading 37-36 at the half,...

Morse with 30, James Madison topples Northeastern 79-72

Jan. 24, 2021 3:27 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Vado Morse scored a career-high 30 points to keep pace with Tyson Walker and carry James Madison to a 79-72 win over Northeastern on Sunday. Walker led the Huskies with 30 points, also a season high, in the mano-a-mano duel. Matt Lewis had 16 points for James Madison (7-5, 2-1 Colonial...