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Who's No. 1? Top picks Murray and Mayfield ready for QB duel

Dec. 12, 2019 2:49 AM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Baker Mayfield has the moxie and machismo while Kyler Murray prefers to keep things low-key. The two will always be linked by their similar back stories, similar skill sets and a similar career path, but it's hard to find a pair of NFL quarterbacks with more opposite personalities....

Martin scores 21, Arizona St. beats Prairie View A&M 88-79

Dec. 12, 2019 1:51 AM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State guard Alonzo Verge Jr. found his groove Wednesday. Coach Bobby Hurley is waiting for some of his other outside shooters to follow suit. Verge, a juco transfer, had a season-high 20 points and made his first 3-pointer — after going 0 for 13 from behind the arc to...

Bradley nets 24 to help Cal beat Fresno St. 69-63

Dec. 12, 2019 1:33 AM EST

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Matt Bradley wanted to atone for what he considered a bad week. Consider him forgiven. Bradley scored 24 points and California did just enough in the final two minutes to beat Fresno State 69-63 on Wednesday night. “Matt had a tough week but give him credit,” Golden...

Hartfield lifts San Diego over Cal St.-Fullerton 66-54

Dec. 12, 2019 12:42 AM EST

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Braun Hartfield had 18 points and six rebounds as San Diego defeated Cal State Fullerton 66-54 on Wednesday night. James Jean-Marie had 14 points for San Diego (5-7). Marion Humphrey added 10 points and six rebounds. Alex Floresca had 10 rebounds for the Toreros. The Titans were...

Alleyne's career game carries Virginia Tech over Chattanooga

Dec. 12, 2019 12:31 AM EST

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia Tech doesn’t start its final exams until Friday, but the men’s basketball team found itself taking quite a test Wednesday night. The Hokies didn’t exactly ace it but, fortunately for them, they received a passing grade. Nahiem Alleyne scored a...

Kofi Cockburn helps Illinois upset No. 5 Michigan 71-62

Dec. 12, 2019 12:26 AM EST

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Kofi Cockburn got Michigan coach Juwan Howard’s attention. The 7-foot Illinois freshman from Jamaica had 19 points, 10 rebounds and four blocks to help Illinois upset No. 5 Michigan 71-62 on Wednesday night. "He's very strong on the inside,” Michigan coach Juwan Howard...

North Dakota State beats CSU Northridge 71-62

Dec. 12, 2019 12:02 AM EST

NORTHRIDGE, Calif. (AP) — Vinnie Shahid scored a career-high 30 points and grabbed six rebounds as North Dakota State beat CSU Northridge 71-62 on Wednesday night. Shahid hit 6 of 10 from distance for the Bison (7-4) Tyson Ward had 12 points and nine rebounds and Rocky Kreuser had 12 points and seven...

Carter scores 25, No. 11 Texas A&M women beat TCU 70-68

Dec. 11, 2019 11:57 PM EST

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Chennedy Carter scored seven of her 25 points in the final 1:16, including the go-ahead basket with three seconds to go, and No. 11 Texas A&M beat TCU 80-78 on Wednesday night. Carter was 12-of-22 shooting and added five rebounds, six assists and three steals. N’Dea...

Sullivan lifts Lamar over Southern-New Orleans 73-56

Dec. 11, 2019 11:31 PM EST

BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Avery Sullivan had a career-high 24 points plus 16 rebounds as Lamar defeated Southern-New Orleans of the NAIA 73-56 on Wednesday night. T.J. Atwood had 16 points and seven rebounds for Lamar (6-4), which earned its fifth straight home victory. V.J. Holmes added 13 points and seven...

Nembhard scores 15 to lead balanced TCU over Winthrop 70-60

Dec. 11, 2019 11:30 PM EST

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Desmond Bane didn’t need a history with Winthrop to know TCU was in for a good test with the nonconference schedule winding down. The senior leader of the Horned Frogs knew the Eagles had beaten then-No. 18 St. Mary’s and stayed with Duke on the road when the Blue...