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No. 20 Colorado out to end long skid at No. 2 Kansas

Dec. 7, 2019 2:47 AM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The last time Colorado beat Kansas at storied Allen Fieldhouse, Buffaloes 56-year-old head coach Tad Boyle was playing for the Jayhawks. Boyle's Buffs are off to their first 7-0 start since 1982-83, which is the last time Colorado won in Lawrence, 75-74 on Feb. 10 of that season. "We...

No. 1 Louisville pulls away from Pittsburgh, 64-46

Dec. 7, 2019 1:07 AM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The most impressive thing about Louisville's response to Pittsburgh's comeback attempt was how quickly and effectively the No. 1 Cardinals shut it down. Not unlike the way they started. Jordan Nwora scored 19 points, Malik Williams had 13 points and 11 rebounds off the bench, and...

Hauser carries Portland St. past CS Northridge 73-67

Dec. 7, 2019 12:53 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Matt Hauser had a career-high 29 points as Portland State defeated Cal State Northridge 73-67 on Friday night. Holland Woods had 14 points and 10 assists for Portland State (4-5). Lamar Hamrick added six rebounds. Rashaad Goolsby had 2 points and 16 rebounds for the hosts. After a...

Elkaz leads UC Riverside over Cal Lutheran 74-40

Dec. 7, 2019 12:51 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Dragan Elkaz came off the bench to score 15 points and UC Riverside defeated Cal Lutheran 74-40 on Friday night. Zac Watson had 10 points for UC Riverside (7-3), which has won six consecutive home games. Angus McWilliam added 10 points and nine rebounds. Khyber Kabellis had eight...

Brown scores 15, No. 5 Oregon State routs Hawaii 64-32

Dec. 7, 2019 12:40 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State prides itself on defense, and that attribute was on full display against Hawaii. The No. 5 Beavers frustrated Hawaii throughout and posted a 64-32 rout on Friday night. The Rainbow Wahine (4-5) struggled to get open looks against Oregon State’s man-to-man defense...

Rakocevic's tip-in gives USC 80-78 win over TCU

Dec. 7, 2019 12:26 AM EST

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The ending went pretty much just as planned for Southern Cal, after the Trojans had blown an 18-point lead. Nick Rakocevic had a tip-in in the final second of Ethan Anderson's missed shot, after the USC senior post had also rebounded a missed free throw at the other end, and the...

UNC downs Washington St. 2-1 in NCAA women's semifinal

Dec. 7, 2019 12:13 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Alexis Strickland scored the go-ahead goal on a header in the 38th minute and North Carolina held off Washington State 2-1 on Friday in the semifinals of the NCAA Women's College Cup. The top-seeded Tar Heels (24-1-1) advanced to Sunday's championship game against Stanford, which...

Shackelford, Alabama beat Stephen F. Austin 78-68

Dec. 6, 2019 11:40 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Less than two weeks after beating then-No. 1 Duke on the road, Stephen F. Austin wasn’t able to recreate that success against Alabama. “For a team that went in and won for the first time in 20 plus years as a nonconference team at Cameron, that’s going to be a...

Montana tops North Dakota 77-70

Dec. 6, 2019 11:38 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Sayeed Pridgett and Kendal Manuel scored 20 points apiece as Montana defeated North Dakota 77-70 on Friday night. Timmy Falls had 15 points for Montana (4-5). Marlon Stewart had 19 points and eight assists for the Fighting Hawks (4-6). Filip Rebraca added 14 points and 12 rebounds....

Edwards scores 23 to lift Pepperdine past Idaho St. 77-65

Dec. 6, 2019 11:36 PM EST

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Kessler Edwards had a career-high 23 points plus 12 rebounds as Pepperdine defeated Idaho State 77-65 on Friday night. Sedrick Altman had 11 points for Pepperdine (4-6), which ended its five-game losing streak. Colbey Ross added eight assists. Pepperdine trailed 32-24 with 2:20...