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Notre Dame holds off No. 16 Oregon State women 64-62

Nov. 27, 2021 21:15 PM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Maya Dodson and Maddy Westbeld combined for 25 points — sparking Notre Dame to an early lead — but it was barely enough to hold off the No. 16 Oregon State women 64-62 at the Daytona Beach Invitational on Saturday night. Oregon State's...

Brown, No. 12 Michigan women top Mississippi State 64-48

Nov. 27, 2021 19:38 PM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Leigha Brown scored a season-high 23 points, Naz Hillmon had her third straight double-double and No. 12 Michigan defeated Mississippi State 64-48 on Saturday in the Daytona Beach Invitational. Hillmon, a game after becoming the third...

Hillmon leads No. 12 Michigan past No. 16 Oregon State 61-52

Nov. 26, 2021 22:18 PM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Naz Hillmon had 20 points and 13 rebounds, No. 12 Michigan took control in the fourth quarter and the Wolverines held off No. 16 Oregon State 61-52 at the Daytona Beach Invitational. The score was tied at 40 entering the fourth quarter before...

McGhee leads Liberty over Bethune-Cookman 59-51

Nov. 23, 2021 19:26 PM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Darius McGhee had 27 points as Liberty got past Bethune-Cookman 59-51 on Tuesday night. Keegan McDowell had 17 points for Liberty (2-3). Joe French had 25 points and seven rebounds for the Wildcats (1-5). Damani McEntire...

Carlson's 15 points, 13 boards help Utah beat Tulsa 72-58

Nov. 21, 2021 23:23 PM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Branden Carlson had 15 points and 13 rebounds, David Jenkins Jr. hit three 3-pointers and finished with 13 points and Utah beat Tulsa 72-58 on Sunday to win Bracket 1 at the Sunshine Slam. Rollie Worster and Lazar Stefanovic scored 12 points...

Rhode Island tops BC for second time in 4 days

Nov. 21, 2021 19:30 PM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Antwan Walker scored 15 points in a perfect shooting game and Rhode Island defeated Boston College 71-65 in the Sunshine Slam on Sunday night. The Rams (4-1) beat the visiting Eagles (3-3) 57-49 four days earlier in Rhode Island. It is the...

Walker lifts Air Force past Bethune-Cookman 73-65

Nov. 21, 2021 18:55 PM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A.J. Walker had 22 points to earn MVP honors as Air Force defeated Bethune-Cookman 73-65 on Sunday to win the Sunshine Slam bracket 1. Joseph Octave had 14 points and six rebounds for Air Force (4-1), which won its fourth straight game. Jake...

Kiss scores 35 to lead Bryant past Holy Cross 78-62

Nov. 21, 2021 16:58 PM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Peter Kiss had a career-high 35 points to surpass 1,000 for his career and Bryant defeated Holy Cross 78-62 on Sunday in the Sunshine Slam. Hall Elisias had 14 points, seven rebounds and six blocks for Bryant (2-3). The blocks were enough to...

Griffin scores 21 to carry Tulsa past Rhode Island 77-71

Nov. 21, 2021 03:04 AM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Sam Griffin had 21 points as Tulsa beat Rhode Island 77-71 on Saturday night at the Sunshine Slam. Jeriah Horne had 17 points for Tulsa (3-1). Tim Dalger added 12 points. Makhel Mitchell had 20 points for the Rams (3-1)....

Walker scores 27 to lift Air Force past Holy Cross 72-53

Nov. 20, 2021 21:32 PM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A.J. Walker had 27 points as Air Force led wire-to-wire and beat Holy Cross 72-53 at the Sunshine Jam on Saturday, advancing to the championship game. Joseph Octave had 12 points for Air Force (3-1). Jake Heidbreder added 11 points. Ethan...