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Florida State forward Wyatt Wilkes (31) reacts to his score as he runs backwards in front of Notre Dame guard Dane Goodwin (23) the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Tallahassee, Fla., Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020. Florida State defeated Notre Dame 85-84. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)

Wilkes scores 19 points, No. 5 Florida St. beats Notre Dame

Jan. 26, 2020 12:08 AM EST

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State hit on 12 of 18 3-point shots and the Seminoles needed each of them to hold off Notre Dame’s late charge. Wyatt Wilkes came off the bench to score a career-high 19 points as Florida State held on for an 85-84 win over Notre Dame on Saturday night, the...

North Texas wins 67-57 for 8th straight victory

Jan. 26, 2020 12:06 AM EST

DENTON, Texas (AP) — Zachary Simmons had 16 points and Javion Hamlet 14 as North Texas won its eighth consecutive game, topping UTEP 67-57 on Saturday. North Texas, atop the Conference USA standings, is 8-1 in league play for the first time since 1988-89 when the Mean Green were 8-1 in the Southern...

Heidegger's 3 lifts UC Santa Barbara over UC Irvine 65-63

Jan. 26, 2020 12:06 AM EST

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Max Heidegger scored 16 points including a 3-pointer with two seconds remaining to lift UC Santa Barbara over UC Riverside 65-63 on Saturday night. Heidegger was 7-of-12 shooting. Amadou Sow added 16 points and matched a game-high with six rebounds for the Gauchos (13-7, 2-3 Big West...

Nowell scores 22 to lead UALR past South Alabama 73-71

Jan. 26, 2020 12:04 AM EST

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Markquis Nowell had 22 points as Arkansas-Little Rock edged past South Alabama 73-71 on Saturday night. Ben Coupet Jr. had 15 points for Arkansas-Little Rock (15-7, 9-2 Sun Belt Conference), which earned its fourth consecutive win. Jovan Stulic added 14 points. Ruot Monyyong had 11...

Former Auburn student makes Forbes 30 under 30

Jan. 26, 2020 12:01 AM EST

Adam Richelieu, one of Forbes’ latest 30 under 30 honorees, knew when he set foot on Auburn University’s campus that he’d found his home away from home. The soon-to-be Auburn freshman called his mom and told her he didn’t want to see any other schools — he was going to be a...

Krebs lifts Saint Mary's (Cal) over Loyola Marymount 73-62

Jan. 25, 2020 11:56 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tanner Krebs had 19 points and six rebounds and Dan Fotu posted 13 points as Saint Mary's topped Loyola Marymount 73-62 on Saturday night. Jordan Ford had 12 points for Saint Mary's (18-4, 5-2 West Coast Conference). Malik Fitts added 11 points. Eli Scott had 18 points for the Lions...

Texas Southern rolls past Mississippi Valley State, 80-67

Jan. 25, 2020 11:55 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Justin Hopkins and Eden Ewing combined to score 35 points and grab 33 rebounds as Texas Southern earned its fifth Southwestern Athletic Conference win in six starts, downing Mississippi Valley State 80-67 Saturday in a game that was moved to the University of Houston. The game was played at...

Brown carries Eastern Kentucky past Tennessee Tech 80-74

Jan. 25, 2020 11:49 PM EST

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jomaru Brown had 31 points as Eastern Kentucky beat Tennessee Tech 80-74 on Saturday night. Brown hit 6 of 9 3-pointers. Michael Moreno had 11 points for Eastern Kentucky (9-12, 6-2 Ohio Valley Conference). Ty Taylor added 10 points. JacQuess Hobbs had nine assists. Jr. Clay had 14...

Weber State beats Big Sky-leader Montana 87-85 in OT

Jan. 25, 2020 11:46 PM EST

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Jerrick Harding scored nine of his 32 points in overtime and Weber State rallied late to beat Big Sky Conference-leader Montana 87-85 on Saturday night. Harding scored the Wildcats' first seven points of OT with a 3-pointer, layup and two free throws for an 81-80 lead with 1:55...

South Carolina wins 90-64, Vandy loss ties SEC record

Jan. 25, 2020 11:41 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Vanderbilt coach Jerry Stackhouse is instilling many qualities into his first-year program, including accountability during an awful stretch of Southeastern Conference play. The Commodores lost their SEC-record tying 24th straight league game in a 90-64 defeat by South Carolina on...