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Marquette earns 82-68 victory against Chicago State

Nov. 26, 2022 23:55 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Olivier-Maxence Prosper's 18 points helped Marquette defeat Chicago State 82-68 on Saturday night. Prosper also had 11 rebounds for the Golden Eagles (5-2). Kam Jones scored 15 points while going 5 of 10 from the floor, including 2 for 6 from distance, and 3 for 4...

Green, Sengun, Smith lead Rockets past Thunder, 118-105

Nov. 26, 2022 23:52 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Jalen Green had 28 points and a career-high nine assists, Alperen Sengun added 21 points, a career-best 18 rebounds and seven assists, and the Houston Rockets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 118-105 on Saturday night. Rookie Jabari Smith Jr. had his third...

Huntsberry leads North Texas over Long Beach State 68-47

Nov. 26, 2022 23:51 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Kai Huntsberry had 22 points, Abou Ousmane scored 20 and North Texas rolled to a 68-47 victory over Long Beach State at the Nassau Championship on Saturday night. Huntsberry also added five assists for the Mean Green (5-1). Abou Ousmane scored 20 points and...

Cal Baptist defeats Central Michigan 77-61

Nov. 26, 2022 23:48 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Hunter Goodrick scored 14 points as Cal Baptist beat Central Michigan 77-61 on Saturday night. Goodrick had 11 rebounds for the Lancers (4-3). Tre Armstrong scored 14 points while going 5 of 9 (4 for 7 from distance). Riley Battin was 4 of 8 shooting (2 for...

James' season-high 39 points lead Lakers by Spurs, 143-138

Nov. 26, 2022 23:45 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — LeBron James picked the perfect time for his best offensive output of the season. James scored a season-high 39 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as the Los Angeles Lakers escaped with a 143-138 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night. ...

Wright leads SIU-Edwardsville over Kansas City 64-54

Nov. 26, 2022 23:42 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Shamar Wright had 16 points in SIU-Edwardsville's 64-54 win against Kansas City on Saturday night. Wright added eight rebounds and three steals for the Cougars (5-2). Damarco Minor added 13 points with six rebounds. Jonathan Kurtas totaled eight points and...

Ayton has 29 points, 21 rebounds as Suns edge Jazz 113-112

Nov. 26, 2022 23:41 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Deandre Ayton notched season highs with 29 points and 21 rebounds, Devin Booker added 27 points and the Phoenix Suns held on for a hard-fought 113-112 win over the Utah Jazz on Saturday night. The Jazz led 81-78 after three quarters, but the Suns pushed ahead 99-93...

Craig's double-double helps Mercer holds off Fairfield 60-58

Nov. 26, 2022 23:38 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — David Craig had 18 points and 11 rebounds in Mercer's 60-58 win against Fairfield on Saturday night. Shawn Walker scored 16 points while going 7 of 10 from the field, for the Bears (4-3). Luis Hurtado scored nine. Supreme Cook led the Stags (1-5)...

Rogers leads American U over Saint Francis (PA) 66-55

Nov. 26, 2022 23:28 PM EST

LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Matt Rogers had 16 points and 10 rebounds to lead American University to a 66-55 win over St. Francis (PA) on Saturday night. Jaxon Knotek added 12 points, six rebounds and five steals for the Eagles (4-2). Elijah Stephens scored 12. Maxwell Land...

Northwestern State tops Central Arkansas 74-66 in OT

Nov. 26, 2022 23:06 PM EST

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Isaac Haney had 18 points in Northwestern State's 74-66 overtime victory against Central Arkansas on Saturday night. Haney added six rebounds and three steals for the Demons (4-2). Emareyon McDonald was 5 of 11 shooting (2 for 6 from distance) to add 12 points....