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Christon lifts Grambling St. over Morgan St. 74-59

Nov. 29, 2021 11:01 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Cameron Christon had 24 points as Grambling State topped Morgan State 74-59 on Sunday night at the HBCU Challenge. Danya Kingsby added 20 points for the Tigers. Christon shot 8 for 10 from the field. AJ Taylor...

ACC, Big Ten, Pac-12 launch mental health initiative

Nov. 29, 2021 09:09 AM EST

The Atlantic Coast Conference, Big Ten and Pac-12 launched an initiative Monday to raise awareness of the importance of mental health as part of their conference alliance announced earlier this year. Teammates for Mental Health will be unveiled this week during basketball...

Bryant Jr. lifts Norfolk St. past Hampton 70-61

Nov. 28, 2021 23:22 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Joe Bryant Jr. had 20 points as Norfolk State beat Hampton 70-61 on Sunday night at the HBCU Challenge. Bryant Jr. hit all 12 of his foul shots. Kris Bankston had 18 points for Norfolk State (7-1). Christian Ings,...

Shepherd, Cal pull away late, beat Fresno St. 65-57

Nov. 28, 2021 23:13 PM EST

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Shepherd scored 15 of his 17 points after halftime, Andre Kelly finished with 14 points on 6-of-8 shooting and California pulled away late to beat Fresno State 65-57 on Sunday night. Grant Anticevich added 13 points for Cal (3-4). The...

Florida Gulf Coast beats Purdue Fort Wayne 85-78

Nov. 28, 2021 22:45 PM EST

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Tavian Dunn-Martin had 27 points as Florida Gulf Coast defeated Purdue Fort Wayne 85-78 on Sunday night at the FGCU Invitational. Cyrus Largie had 17 points and seven rebounds for Florida Gulf Coast (6-2), which earned its fifth consecutive win....

Cohen, Thompson lead St. Francis (Pa.) past Lehigh 79-68

Nov. 28, 2021 22:40 PM EST

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Josh Cohen had 18 points and 10 rebounds as St. Francis (Pa.) got past Lehigh 79-68 on Sunday night. Myles Thompson added 17 points, Ronell Giles Jr. scored 16 and Ramiir Dixon-Conover had 16 for the Red Flash. Jeameril Wilson...

Wright lifts CS Northridge past San Diego 56-52

Nov. 28, 2021 22:40 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Atin Wright had 16 points as Cal State Northridge narrowly defeated San Diego 56-52 on Sunday. Darius Brown II had 12 points for Cal State Northridge (3-3). Onyi Eyisi added eight rebounds. Marcellus Earlington had 20 points and...

Williams leads Academy of Art over UC Davis 79-60

Nov. 28, 2021 22:37 PM EST

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Latrell Williams tallied 13 points and 11 rebounds to lead Academy of Art to a 79-60 win over UC Davis on Sunday. Adrian Byrd-Jelinek had 14 points for Academy of Art. Cheickna Sissoko added 12 points. Deang Deang had 11 points and six rebounds. ...

No. 13 Iowa St. women beat UMass win Gulf Coast Showcase

Nov. 28, 2021 22:27 PM EST

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Ashley Joens had 23 points including a critical 3-pointer late, Lexi Donarski also scored 23 points and No. 13 Iowa State blew most of a 21-point lead before beating Massachusetts 76-71 on Sunday night to win the Gulf Coast Showcase. Iowa State...

Ognacevic carries Lipscomb over Kentucky Christian 86-67

Nov. 28, 2021 22:21 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jacob Ognacevic had 27 points as Lipscomb topped Kentucky Christian 86-67 on Sunday. Greg Jones had 17 points for Lipscomb (5-2). Kaleb Coleman added 13 points and seven rebounds. Parker Hazen had 12 points. David Woodard had...