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LSU moves up to No. 2 in NET rankings with undefeated start

Dec. 07, 2021 02:26 AM EST

The NCAA's first NET rankings are out and the top spot mirrors the AP Top 25 with Purdue at No. 1. The NCAA's college basketball primary sorting tool takes a bit of a deviation at No. 2. LSU, which entered the AP poll at No. 25 this week, is No. 2 in the NET rankings...

Fisher scores 21, leads Pepperdine over San Jose State 82-69

Dec. 07, 2021 00:36 AM EST

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Keith Fisher III had a season-high 21 points as Pepperdine defeated San Jose State 82-69 on Monday night. Fisher made 9 of 11 shots from the field and added seven rebounds for the Waves (3-8), who snapped a six-game losing streak. Maxwell Lewis had 15 points,...

Pryor's bucket at OT buzzer lifts NMSU over New Mexico 78-76

Dec. 07, 2021 00:28 AM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Nate Pryor’s over-the-back flip rolled in at the overtime buzzer to give New Mexico State a wild 78-76 victory over New Mexico, after which Aggies players stomped repeatedly on the Lobos’ half-court logo. “The ball was kind of slippery and it came off...

Kirkwood leads Harvard past Babson College 74-64

Dec. 06, 2021 23:46 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Noah Kirkwood had 15 points, 10 rebounds and four steals as Harvard defeated Babson College 74-64 on Monday night. Idan Tretout scored 16 points, Luka Sakota 13 points and Chris Ledlum 13 points for the Crimson (6-4). Babson led 37-34 at halftime but...

Mark, Sasser lead No. 14 Houston past Alcorn State 77-45

Dec. 06, 2021 23:08 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Tramon Mark scored 18 points off the bench, Marcus Sasser had 17 points and a career-high six steals and No. 14 Houston defeated Alcorn State 77-45 on Monday night. Kyler Edwards finished with 12 points and seven rebounds and Josh Carlton had 12 points for the...

Timberlake scores 22 to carry Towson over Kent St. 73-58

Dec. 06, 2021 22:51 PM EST

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Nicolas Timberlake had 22 points as Towson defeated Kent State 73-58 on Monday night. Antonio Rizzuto had 18 points for the Tigers (6-3). Jason Gibson added 11 points. Cam Holden had seven points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists. Sincere Carry had 17...

Brown scores 32 to lead The Citadel over NC Central 80-67

Dec. 06, 2021 22:39 PM EST

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Hayden Brown had 32 points as The Citadel beat North Carolina Central 80-67 on Monday night. Jason Roche had 15 points and eight rebounds for the Bulldogs (5-3). Tyler Moffe added 12 points, six rebounds and six assists. Brent Davis had six rebounds. Stephen...

Cooper lifts Morehead St. over Presbyterian 71-66

Dec. 06, 2021 21:45 PM EST

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Ta'lon Cooper had 11 points and 12 assists to carry Morehead State to a 71-66 win over Presbyterian on Monday night. Johni Broome had 17 points and six blocks for the Eagles (6-3), who have won four in a row. Jaylen Sebree added 13 points. Skyelar Potter had...

Peebles, McDowell lead Liberty over Delaware State 96-60

Dec. 06, 2021 21:33 PM EST

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Brody Peebles and Keegan McDowell scored 18 points apiece and Liberty rolled to a 96-60 victory over Delaware State on Monday night. Peebles came off the bench to sink 4 of 6 from 3-point range for the Lancers (5-3), who won their fourth straight game. Darius...

Balanced attack carries Georgia State past Voorhees 80-51

Dec. 06, 2021 21:27 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Jalen Thomas had 12 points to lead five Georgia State players in double figures as the Panthers romped past Voorhees College 80-51 on Monday night. Corey Allen and Justin Roberts added 11 points apiece for the Panthers (5-3). Allen also had 13 rebounds and eight...