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San Diego State forward Yanni Wetzell (5) celebrates after scoring during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Nevada Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

San Diego State lone unbeaten as No. 4 Aztecs press on

Jan. 21, 2020 2:38 AM EST

San Diego State coach Brian Dutcher knew that the fourth- and fifth-ranked teams in the Top 25 lost twice last week, but he evidently forgot that the same fate befell then-No. 3 Duke in a brutal week for the nation's top team teams. That's why he doesn't put much stock into climbing to No. 4 in this week's poll....

Armstrong leads Texas Southern over Grambling 68-61

Jan. 21, 2020 12:59 AM EST

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Tyrik Armstrong scored 17 points, Bryson Etienne added 13 and made four assists and Texas Southern beat Grambling 68-61 on Monday night to win its third straight. Justin Hopkins scored nine points and Chris Baldwin grabbed eight rebounds for Texas Southern (7-11, 4-1 Southwestern...

Oklahoma forward Jalen Hill (1) Baylor guard Jared Butler (12) and Oklahoma forward Kristian Doolittle (21) reach for the loose ball in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, in Waco, Texas. (AP photo/ Jerry Larson)

Baylor up to No. 1, beats Oklahoma 61-57 for 15th win in row

Jan. 21, 2020 12:37 AM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Freddie Gillespie and the Baylor Bears can now say they have been No. 1 during the season. “Outside of that, guys have bigger goals," Gillespie said. “That's nice, thank God for it, but now just move forward.” MaCio Teague had 16 points, fellow transfer Davion...

Walker's 23 leads Portland State past Weber State, 92-76

Jan. 21, 2020 12:04 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Alonzo Walker scored a career-high 23 points and Portland State handed Weber State its fifth road loss in seven games with a 92-76 win on Monday night. The Vikings led by just four at intermission, 42-38, and pulled away in the final 20 minutes. With the win Portland State (10-10,...

Alcorn State shoots its way past Arkansas-Pine Bluff 82-54

Jan. 20, 2020 11:48 PM EST

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Deshaw Andrews was 5-for-5 from 3-point range and had a career-high 30 points as Alcorn State romped past Arkansas-Pine Bluff 82-54 on Monday night. Andrews hit 9 of 11 shots from the field and the Braves collectively were 10 of 15 from long range and 25 of 49 (51%) from the floor. ...

Williams leads Prairie View past Jackson St. 74-60

Jan. 20, 2020 11:44 PM EST

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Darius Williams had a season-high 27 points as Prairie View topped Jackson State 74-60 on Monday night. Williams hit 4 of 6 3-pointers and shot 11 for 13 from the line. Gerard Andrus had 11 points for Prairie View (8-10, 4-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Faite Williams added 11...

West Virginia forward Oscar Tshiebwe (34) goes to pass the ball as he is defended by Texas forward Gerald Liddell (0) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, in Morgantown, W.Va. (AP Photo/Kathleen Batten)

No. 14 West Virginia cruises to 97-59 win over Texas

Jan. 20, 2020 10:51 PM EST

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Oscar Tshiebwe sprinted the length of the court to chase down an errant Texas inbounds pass. While the home crowd implored him not to touch the ball, Tshiebwe grabbed it anyway just before it reached the corner end line, took one dribble and slammed the ball through the net. It was...

Langley scores 22 to lead NC A&T over Morgan St. 76-70

Jan. 20, 2020 10:45 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Kameron Langley had a career-high 22 points plus 12 assists as North Carolina A&T topped Morgan State 76-70 on Monday night. Andre Jackson had 15 points for the Aggies (8-12, 4-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Ronald Jackson added 12 points and 18 rebounds and Devin Haygood had...

South Carolina State tops Maryland-Eastern Shore, 68-53

Jan. 20, 2020 10:43 PM EST

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Ian Kinard scored 12 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead South Carolina State to a 68-53 win over Maryland-Eastern Shore on Monday night. The win moves the Bulldogs to 4-1 in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, keeping them one game behind conference leader Norfolk State. The...

South Carolina guard Tyasha Harris (52) is defended by Mississippi State guard Myah Taylor (1) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

No. 1 South Carolina women beat No. 9 Mississippi St 81-79

Jan. 20, 2020 10:32 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Down nine points in the fourth quarter and close to getting run out of her building, South Carolina coach Dawn Staley didn't panic. Her top-ranked Gamecocks wouldn't let her. Tyasha Harris had a season-high 23 points and the Gamecocks rallied in the final period to win their 12th...