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Georgia head coach Tom Crean yells to his players in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Vanderbilt Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Crump's deep 3 at the buzzer helps Georgia beat Vanderbilt

Feb. 22, 2020 9:08 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Georgia coach Tom Crean called Tyree Crump's 35-foot winning shot the final buzzer “a broken play,” but it was good enough to rally the Bulldogs to an 80-78 victory over host Vanderbilt on Saturday in a matchup of the bottom two teams in the Southeastern Conference....

Dawes' career-best 22 leads Clemson past BC 82-64

Feb. 22, 2020 9:02 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Clemson coach Brad Brownell had a simple explanation why his team played so well. “Everything’s better when you shoot it like that,” he said after the hot-shooting Tigers coasted to an 82-64 victory over Boston College on Saturday. Al-Amir Dawes scored a career-high 22...

San Francisco tops Pepperdine 63-61 behind Lull, Minlend

Feb. 22, 2020 8:59 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jimbo Lull scored a go-ahead jumper in overtime and San Francisco beat Pepperdine 63-61 on Saturday. Pepperdine's Kessler Edwards tied it at 59 after making one of two free throws before Lull hit his jumper with 2:52 left to play in OT. Jordan Ratinho added two more free throws for the...

Nutall leads Sam Houston State past Houston Baptist 77-73

Feb. 22, 2020 8:54 PM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Sophomore Zach Nutall scored 22 points on 9-of-11 shooting from the floor and Sam Houston State held off upset-minded Houston Baptist 77-73 on Saturday. Nutall sank 2 of 4 shots from 3-point range with three assists and two steals for the Bearkats (18-10, 11-6 Southland...

Davidson knocks off Rhode Island in overtime, 77-75

Feb. 22, 2020 8:54 PM EST

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Jon Axel Gudmundsson scored 23 points, Bates Jones made the go-ahead free throws and Davidson upset Rhode Island 77-75 in overtime on Saturday. Gudmundsson went to the line with 57 seconds left on Fatts Russell's fifth foul and tied the game at 73 before missing the second free throw....

Hopkins'double-double lifts Texas Southern past MVSU 94-92

Feb. 22, 2020 8:52 PM EST

ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — Justin Hopkins had a career-high 24 points with 10 rebounds as Texas Southern edged Mississippi Valley State 94-92 on Saturday. John Jones had 19 points and Tyrik Armstrong added 16 points and six rebounds for Texas Southern (13-13, 10-3 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Eden Ewing...

Bell's double-double sends Jacksonville past Kennesaw St.

Feb. 22, 2020 8:49 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — David Bell scored 16 points with 15 rebounds to carry Jacksonville to a 69-55 win over Kennesaw State on Saturday night to end a two-game skid. The Dolphins led 37-23 at halftime and extended the lead to 45-25 with 17:18 remaining. Jacksonville never trailed. DeAnthony McCallum...

McBride, Knapp lead Cornell past Brown 63-46

Feb. 22, 2020 8:43 PM EST

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Terrance McBride and Bryan Knapp scored 17 points apiece and Cornell surprised Brown with a 63-45 win on Saturday night. Kobe Dickson added 10 points for the Big Red (6-17, 3-7 Ivy League), which halted a four-game losing streak. Tamenang Choh had 13 points to lead Brown (13-10, 6-4)...

California coach Mark Fox, right, looks toward the bench during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Washington, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Huskies smash 9-game losing streak pummel Cal 87-52

Feb. 22, 2020 8:42 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Nahziah Carter scored 16 points, Isaiah Stewart had 15 and Washington snapped a nine-game losing streak with an 87-52 win over Cal on Saturday. The Huskies (13-15, 3-12 Pac-12) held the Golden Bears (11-16, 5-9) without a field goal for more than 15 minutes during a stretch spanning halftime...

Baylor forward NaLyssa Smith (1) rebounds the ball against Oklahoma guard Madi Williams (25) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Jerry Larson)

No. 2 Baylor women beat Oklahoma for 55th Big 12 win in row

Feb. 22, 2020 8:39 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Kim Mulkey was surprised when she got called out to the floor early before her pregame talk with her players. They were already on the court for a surprise ceremony marking Mulkey's 600th win in the previous game, when she becoming the fastest Division I coach — men or women...