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Belmont's Grayson Murphy (2) moves around Murray State's KJ Williams (23) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game for the championship of the Ohio Valley Conference men's tournament Saturday, March 7, 2020, in Evansville, Ind. (AP Photo/Daniel R. Patmore)

Scanlon's shot sends Belmont past Murray State for OVC title

Mar. 8, 2020 12:17 AM EST

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Belmont first-year coach Casey Alexander's favorite number must be three. Tyler Scanlon scored 17 points including a layup with three seconds remaining to give top-seeded Belmont a 76-75 victory over second-seeded Murray State on Saturday night in the championship game of the Ohio...

Hunsaker's 27 leads Brown past Dartmouth 70-58

Mar. 7, 2020 10:14 PM EST

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Zach Hunsaker scored a career-high 27 points, Brandon Anderson added 24 and Brown beat Dartmouth 70-58 on Saturday night in a bittersweet regular-season finale. The Bears (15-12, 8-6 Ivy League) posted their second-straight winning season and tied for fourth in the league, but lost the...

Hunsaker drains 5 treys, helps Brown stay alive in Ivy race

Mar. 6, 2020 11:13 PM EST

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Zach Hunsaker scored 20 points, draining five 3-pointers, and Brown beat Harvard 64-55 on Friday night, remaining in contention for the fourth and final slot in the Ivy League playoffs. The loss was Harvard's first home-court setback this season. Brandon Anderson added 14 points for...

E. Kentucky tops Tennessee St. 58-48 at OVC tourney

Mar. 5, 2020 10:21 PM EST

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Jomaru Brown scored 12 points, Ty Taylor added 11 and No. 4-seed Eastern Kentucky used a big second-half run to beat No. 5-seed Tennessee State 58-48 in a Thursday night quarterfinal of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament. The Colonels, who are making their first OVC tournament...

Brown lifts McNeese State over Houston Baptist 100-80

Feb. 29, 2020 11:56 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Roydell Brown had 23 points and 10 rebounds as McNeese State routed Houston Baptist 100-80 on Saturday night. Dru Kuxhausen added 21 points for McNeese State (14-15, 9-9 Southland Conference). Sha'markus Kennedy had 19 points, eight rebounds and four blocks. A.J. Lawson added 13 points....

Brown, Taylor lead E. Kentucky over Morehead St. 80-76

Feb. 29, 2020 9:49 PM EST

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Jomaru Brown had 17 points to lead six Eastern Kentucky players in double figures as the Colonels narrowly beat Morehead State 80-76 on Saturday night. Ty Taylor added 16 points for the Colonels. Michael Moreno chipped in 14, Tre King scored 11 and Russhard Cruickshank had 10. Taylor...

Penn beats Brown 73-68, keeps tourney hopes alive

Feb. 29, 2020 9:27 PM EST

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — AJ Brodeur scored 20 points with eight rebounds and seven assists and Pennsylvania beat Brown 73-68 on Saturday to keep its hopes for an Ivy League tournament berth alive. Jordan Dingle scored 17 and Max Martz added 13 points and seven boards for the Quakers (14-11, 6-6), who...

Sarr, Wake Forest deal blow to Irish NCAA hopes

Feb. 29, 2020 7:58 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Another day, another career-high scoring day for Wake Forest 7-footer Olivier Sarr. The 7-foot Sarr scored 30 points, making 12 of 16 shots, and grabbed 17 rebounds Saturday afternoon for the Demon Deacons (13-15, 6-12 ACC), who pulled away late for an 84-73 victory over Notre...

Friberg scores 13 to carry Princeton past Brown 71-49

Feb. 28, 2020 10:16 PM EST

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Drew Friberg posted 13 points as Princeton routed Brown 71-49 on Friday night. Jaelin Llewellyn had 19 points and six rebounds for Princeton (13-11, 8-3 Ivy League). Jerome Desrosiers added 12 points. Richmond Aririguzoh had nine rebounds and three assists. Brandon Anderson had 12...

Brown scores 25, Seattle defeats Cal State Bakersfield 69-54

Feb. 23, 2020 12:50 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Terrell Brown scored 25 points as Seattle defeated Cal State Bakersfield 69-54 on Saturday night. Morgan Means had 11 points and six rebounds for Seattle (14-14, 7-6 Western Athletic Conference). Delante Jones added 11 points and Riley Grigsby had eight rebounds. Brown shot 9 for 10 from the...