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Palmer leads East past West 110-105 in NCAA All-Star game

Apr. 5, 2019 6:53 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — James Palmer of Nebraska scored 21 points, Ahmad Caver of Old Dominion had 12 points, five rebounds and nine assists and the East beat the West 110-105 in the Reese's College All-Star game on Friday night. The East went on a 17-3 run, capped by Georgetown center Jessie Govan's 3-point...

The NCAA Latest: Buffalo tops ex-coach Hurley, Arizona State

Mar. 31, 2019 12:11 AM EDT

The Latest on the first round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 6:35 p.m. Buffalo coach Nate Oats beat his former boss when the sixth-seeded Bulls topped Bobby Hurley and 11th-seeded Arizona State 91-74 in the West Region. Hurley was Buffalo's head coach during the 2013-14 and 2014-15 seasons with Oats...

No. 13 seed UC Irvine upsets Kansas State 70-64

Mar. 22, 2019 11:11 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — When it comes to college basketball in California, UC Irvine is low on the totem pole. Now the program that sometimes feels like a little brother to Pac-12 powers like UCLA and USC is the only school from the state still standing in the NCAA Tournament after pulling off a stunner ....

Zion in action as NCAA Tournament wraps up first round

Mar. 22, 2019 3:09 AM EDT

The spotlight of the NCAA Tournament shifts to Zion Williamson and No. 1 overall seed Duke. Along with the other 31 teams playing in first-round games Friday. But let's be real: After the way the projected top overall pick in the NBA draft played during the ACC Tournament, and the rest of the season for that...

NCAA tournament teams in San Jose content to slow it down

Mar. 21, 2019 7:29 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — When fans settle in to watch the NCAA Tournament games at the Shark Tank this weekend they should have plenty of extra time to check their phones after baskets to see what's happening at other sites around the country. While some teams may prefer to run and gun and launch shots as...

Shayok sends Iowa State past K-State in Big 12 semifinals

Mar. 15, 2019 11:46 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Marial Shayok had watched shot after shot hit everything but net Friday night, and Iowa State's leading scorer and veteran leader could very well have grown hesitant and frustrated. Instead, he hit the two biggest shots of the game. Shayok rattled in a tying 3-pointer down the...

No. 15 K-State beats TCU 70-61 in Big 12 quarterfinals

Mar. 14, 2019 6:00 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kamau Stokes had just been hammered by TCU on the way to the basket, and Kansas State's senior guard was still lying face-down on the floor when a scratchy voice rang out inside Sprint Center. "Make your free throws!" Wildcats coach Bruce Weber yelled. So much for sympathy. Stokes...

Texas Tech's Culver AP Big 12 top player, Beard top coach

Mar. 12, 2019 12:21 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech sophomore guard Jarrett Culver is The Associated Press Big 12 player of the year after helping lead his hometown Red Raiders to a share of the regular season conference title. Chris Beard was named coach of the year after his third season with the Red Raiders, who are...

Kansas tries to forget regular-season flop in Big 12 tourney

Mar. 12, 2019 3:37 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Just about the only good thing that comes with failing to win at least a share of the Big 12 title for the first time in 15 years is Kansas knows its first-round opponent in the league tournament. It's not much. But it's something. The No. 3 seed Jayhawks, who were trumped by Kansas...

Culver voted Big 12 player of year by league's coaches

Mar. 10, 2019 1:11 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Texas Tech star Jarrett Culver has been voted Big 12 player of the year and coach Chris Beard has been honored as coach of the year after the Red Raiders shared the regular-season title with Kansas State. The league announced its awards Sunday. The Wildcats' Barry Brown was voted defensive...