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South Dakota coach Eric Peterson injured in fall at home

Dec. 08, 2022 17:49 PM EST

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota men's basketball coach Eric Peterson was hospitalized Thursday after he sustained multiple injuries in a fall at his home and will not be with the Coyotes when they play UC Irvine on Saturday. Peterson was outside his house decorating for the...

Cotie McMahon scores 20, No. 3 Ohio State tops New Hampshire

Dec. 08, 2022 14:39 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Cotie McMahon tied a career high with 20 points and No. 3 Ohio State allowed only seven points in the second half of a 92-36 rout over New Hampshire on Thursday. Ahead 39-29 at intermission, the Buckeyes (9-0) outscored the Wildcats 53-7 in the second half and...

White scores 16, Johnson 14 as USC beats CSU Fullerton 64-50

Dec. 08, 2022 01:25 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tre White scored 16 points on 6-of-9 shooting, Kobe Johnson added 14 points, five assists and three steals and Southern California beat Cal State Fullerton 64-50 Wednesday night. Drew Petersen added nine points and eight rebounds for USC (7-3). ...

Chappell has 24 in Sacramento State's 87-85 OT win

Dec. 08, 2022 00:49 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Zach Chappell had 24 points, including a game-winning basket with 1.9 seconds left in overtime, in Sacramento State's 87-85 victory over Denver on Wednesday night. Chappell was 8 of 13 shooting, including 3 for 4 from distance, and went 5 for 5 from the...

UNLV wins 77-62 against Hawaii

Dec. 08, 2022 00:48 AM EST

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Luis Rodriguez's 18 points helped UNLV defeat Hawaii 77-62 on Wednesday. Rodriguez added seven rebounds for the Rebels (9-0). Justin Webster scored 13 points, finishing 3 of 4 from 3-point range and 4 for 4 from the line. Keshon Gilbert recorded 13 points and...

No. 5 UConn handles Florida 75-54 on road, remains unbeaten

Dec. 07, 2022 23:56 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — UConn's first true road test looked a lot like every other game the Huskies have played this season: not much of a contest. Adama Sanogo scored 17 points, Donovan Clingan added 16 and No. 5 UConn handled Florida 75-54 on Wednesday night to improve to 10-0...

Texas Tech rallies at end to beat Nicholls 78-71

Dec. 07, 2022 23:55 PM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Pop Isaacs scored 24 points, shooting 5 for 6 from 3-point range, and Kevin Obanor scored 20 and Texas Tech managed to overcome Nicholls late for a 78-71 win on Wednesday night. Caleb Huffman's layup with 8:47 left gave the Colonels a 60-48 lead. But the Red...

No. 14 Indiana sinks 11 3-pointers to blow out Nebraska

Dec. 07, 2022 23:49 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Trey Galloway scored a career-high 20 points and Tamar Bates had 19 as No. 14 Indiana routed Nebraska 81-65 on Wednesday night. Galloway, a junior guard making just his second start, hit a career-best four 3s. Bates, a reserve sophomore guard, made a...

Ndefo scores 17, Seton Hall defeats Lincoln (Pa.) 82-55

Dec. 07, 2022 23:49 PM EST

SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. (AP) — KC Ndefo had 17 points in Seton Hall's 82-55 victory against Lincoln (Pa,) on Wednesday night. Ndefo also had seven rebounds and six blocks for the Pirates (5-4). Tyrese Samuel scored 16 points and added 14 rebounds. Al-Amir Dawes shot 5 for 9 (2 for 5...

Bamba scores 22, Washington St. tops Northern Kentucky 68-47

Dec. 07, 2022 23:45 PM EST

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — TJ Bamba scored 22 points on 8-of-12 shooting, Mouhamed Gueye added 14 points and 10 rebounds and Washington State beat Northern Kentucky 68-47 Wednesday night. Justin Powell scored 11 points for Washington State (4-4). Trevon Faulkner scored...