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Harper gives Rutgers 48-46 win over Iowa

Jan. 19, 2022 23:36 PM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Ron Harper Jr. scored 15 points including two free throws with two seconds remaining to lift Rutgers to a 48-46 win over Iowa on Wednesday night. Harper was fouled by Keegan Murray as he tried to find a way through the Hawkeyes' perimeter defense. After his...

Davis scores 27 as No. 8 Wisconsin holds off Northwestern

Jan. 19, 2022 00:27 AM EST

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Johnny Davis is getting used to all the attention. All the pushing, grabbing and bumping by opponents. He just keeps rolling along. Davis scored 27 points, and No. 8 Wisconsin beat Northwestern 82-76 on Tuesday night for its seventh straight...

Liddell helps No. 19 Ohio State breeze past IUPUI 83-37

Jan. 18, 2022 22:29 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — E.J. Liddell had 13 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 19 Ohio State never trailed in its 83-37 win over IUPUI on Tuesday night. Liddell extended his streak of double-figure scoring to 27 games and recorded his third double-double this season. The...

Michigan gets first win in a month, slams Maryland 83-64

Jan. 18, 2022 21:55 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Hunter Dickinson had 21 points, six rebounds and six assists and Michigan beat Maryland 83-64 on Tuesday night for its first win in a month. It was the first win for the Wolverines (8-7, 2-3 Big 10 Conference) since an 87-50 pasting of Southern Utah on Dec....

Minnesota-PSU men postponed; Indiana women push back 2 games

Jan. 18, 2022 18:19 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has become the latest Big Ten team with a COVID-19 problem. The Gophers announced Tuesday they were postponing their Wednesday game at Penn State because the team had fallen below the conference minimum of seven available scholarship players. The...

Purdue Fort Wayne routs Michigan-Dearborn 102-59

Jan. 17, 2022 21:06 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Jarvis Walker scored 18 points to carry Purdue Fort Wayne to a 102-59 win over Michigan-Dearborn on Monday night. Damian Chong Qui had 14 points for Purdue Fort Wayne (9-8). Jalon Pipkins and Deonte Billups each had 12 points. Purdue Fort...

Jackson-Davis leads Indiana to rare road win

Jan. 17, 2022 21:03 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Trayce Jackson-Davis had 23 points and 12 rebounds for his fourth straight double-double and Indiana defeated Nebraska 78-71 on Monday night, a rare road win for the Hoosiers. The win was the first on the road for the Hoosiers, who had lost their first four...

Stefanovic, No. 4 Purdue top No. 17 Illinois in double OT

Jan. 17, 2022 16:18 PM EST

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Sasha Stefanovic scored 22 points, including a go-ahead 3 at the start of double overtime that sent No. 4 Purdue over No. 17 Illinois 96-88 on Monday. Illinois guards Andre Curbelo and Alfonso Plummer made baskets in the final seconds of regulation and the...

Liddell scores 19, No. 16 Ohio St tops Penn St 61-56

Jan. 16, 2022 21:09 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — E.J. Liddell scored 19 points and No. 16 Ohio State defeated Penn State 61-56 Sunday. Ohio State (11-4, 5-2 Big Ten) won despite shooting just 38.6% overall and going the final 5:07 without a basket. “I didn’t think that Penn State would go...

Murray, Iowa thwart Minnesota comeback bid for 81-71 victory

Jan. 16, 2022 16:30 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Sophomore Keegan Murray scored 25 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Iowa withstood a furious comeback by shorthanded Minnesota to beat the Golden Gophers 81-71 on Sunday. Murray sank 11 of 17 shots from the floor in notching his fourth double-double of the...