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Ingram leads Pelicans past Suns 124-121

Nov. 22, 2019 2:22 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Saddled with four fouls and struggling with his shot, Brandon Ingram stayed aggressive. It worked out quite well. Ingram scored 15 of his 28 points in the fourth quarter and JJ Redick had 26 points, leading the New Orleans Pelicans to a 124-121 win over the Phoenix Suns on Thursday night....

Buie, Ray lead Hofstra to 88-78 win over UCLA

Nov. 22, 2019 2:16 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Career nights from Desure Buie and Jalen Ray helped propel Hofstra to one of its biggest wins in school history. Buie scored 29 points and Ray added 27 as the Pride rallied in the second half for an 88-78 victory over UCLA on Thursday night at Pauley Pavilion. “Those two guys...

Terry scores 21, has 10 boards in Stanford's win over Tribe

Nov. 22, 2019 1:02 AM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Freshman Tyrell Terry was having trouble with his long-range shooting, so he put in some extra work. It paid off. Terry scored 21 points to go with 10 rebounds and Stanford opened its season with six straight victories for the first time in 11 years, beating William & Mary 81-50...

Lyle lifts New Mexico past New Mexico St. 78-77

Nov. 22, 2019 12:51 AM EST

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — JaQuan Lyle scored 24 points, Carlton Bragg made two free throws with 43.9 seconds, and New Mexico held on to beat New Mexico State 78-77 on Thursday night. Lyle made 9 of 14 from the field and Bragg finished with 14 points on 5-of-6 shooting and four steals. JJ Caldwell added nine...

Moretti sparks No. 12 Texas Tech in 2nd half of 72-57 win

Nov. 22, 2019 12:42 AM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Davide Moretti provided the kind of spark No. 12 Texas Tech can rely on from the only returning starter from last season’s national runner-up that now has a bunch of freshmen. Moretti scored 13 of his 19 points after halftime, including four 3-pointers, and the Red Raiders kept...

Antetokounmpo has triple-double, Bucks beat Trail Blazers

Nov. 22, 2019 12:35 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee crowd greeted Carmelo Anthony with a loud ovation when the 10-time All-Star was introduced before the game. It cheered louder after the Bucks extended their winning streak to six straight. Giannis Antetokounmpo had his second triple-double of the season and Milwaukee beat...

No. 14 Arizona pulls away late to beat South Dakota St 71-64

Nov. 22, 2019 12:30 AM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — After making basketball look easy for the first four games of the season, Arizona’s star freshman trio of Nico Mannion, Zeke Nnaji and Josh Green wasn’t quite as dominant Thursday night. But with about a minute left and the game still in doubt, the 6-foot-3 Mannion shook...

Wyoming tops Louisiana-Lafayette 69-61 in OT

Nov. 22, 2019 12:26 AM EST

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Hunter Thompson had 22 points as Wyoming topped Louisiana-Lafayette 69-61 in overtime on Thursday night. A.J. Banks had 12 points for Wyoming (3-3). Trevon Taylor added 12 points. Hunter Maldonado had 11 points and nine rebounds for the hosts. Kobe Julien had 15 points and seven...

Notre Dame beats Toledo 64-62 in OT behind Gibbs, Pflueger

Nov. 22, 2019 12:19 AM EST

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame appeared “dead in the water like seven times,” according to coach Mike Brey, yet T.J. Gibbs and Rex Pflueger kept finding ways to resuscitate the Fighting Irish during their improbable 64-62 overtime victory over Toledo on Thursday night. Gibbs made two...

Adams’ 20 lead UConn over Buffalo 79-68 in Charleston

Nov. 22, 2019 12:09 AM EST

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Brendan Adams wasn’t afraid of the moment, not when he had to come in and take over for UConn’s injured point guard Alterique Gilbert and not when Buffalo was slicing deep into the Huskies lead at the Charleston Classic. Adams had a career-high 20 points and played...