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Cohill scores 25, leads Youngstown State over Oakland 77-73

Jan. 28, 2023 00:12 AM EST

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Dwayne Cohill scored 25 points as Youngstown State beat Oakland 77-73 on Friday night. Cohill added five rebounds, six assists, and three steals for the Penguins (16-6, 8-3 Horizon League). Brandon Rush tossed in 12 points and Adrian Nelson scored 11. ...

Spear sparks Robert Morris past Detroit Mercy 85-77

Jan. 27, 2023 21:17 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kahliel Spear scored 25 points and Robert Morris beat Antoine Davis and Detroit Mercy for the first time 85-77 on Friday night. Spear made 10 of 14 shots from the floor and all five of his free throws for the Colonials (10-12, 5-6 Horizon League). Josh Corbin hit...

Oklahoma State hires Bryan Nardo as defensive coordinator

Jan. 24, 2023 14:18 PM EST

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State announced Tuesday it has hired Bryan Nardo as defensive coordinator. Nardo was defensive coordinator at Division II Gannon University this past season. In his only season at the school in Erie, Pennsylvania, Gannon saw its total defense...

Freeman scores 30, Milwaukee downs Youngstown State 88-75

Jan. 21, 2023 21:57 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — BJ Freeman's 30 points led Milwaukee over Youngstown State 88-75 on Saturday night. Freeman had six rebounds and 11 assists for the Panthers (14-6, 8-2 Horizon League). Kentrell Pullian scored 17 points and added six rebounds. Ahmad Rand recorded 12 points and was...

Cohill scores 26 as Youngstown State beats Green Bay 86-70

Jan. 19, 2023 23:56 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Dwayne Cohill scored 26 points as Youngstown State beat Green Bay 86-70 on Thursday night. Cohill had three steals for the Penguins (15-5, 7-2 Horizon League). Malek Green added 17 points while shooting 6 of 11 from the field and 5 for 7 from the line, and he...

Milwaukee knocks off Robert Morris 77-69

Jan. 19, 2023 23:53 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — BJ Freeman had 26 points in Milwaukee's 77-69 win over Robert Morris on Thursday night. Freeman added seven rebounds for the Panthers (13-6, 7-2 Horizon League). Markeith Browning II scored 13 points and added six rebounds. Kentrell Pullian shot 4 for 8, including...

Antoine Davis on scoring binge at unheralded Detroit Mercy

Jan. 19, 2023 12:50 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Antoine Davis' journey into the NCAA record book took a fortunate turn when his father lost a job. The Detroit Mercy guard moved in middle school from Alabama to Houston, where former NBA coach John Lucas put him through grueling daily workouts, and it changed the...

Northern Kentucky defeats Green Bay 74-53

Jan. 14, 2023 22:34 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Marques Warrick had 21 points in Northern Kentucky's 74-53 victory against Green Bay on Saturday night. Warrick shot 6 for 17 (5 for 12 from 3-point range) and 4 of 6 from the free-throw line for the Norse (11-8, 6-2 Horizon League). Chris Brandon scored 16...

Rush's 30 lead Youngstown State over Oakland 85-69

Jan. 14, 2023 17:27 PM EST

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Brandon Rush scored 30 points as Youngstown State beat Oakland 85-69 on Saturday. Rush shot 11 for 16, including 7 for 10 from beyond the arc for the Penguins (14-5, 6-2 Horizon League). Malek Green added 20 points while going 8 of 13 and 4 of 5 from the...

Youngstown St. beats Detroit, Antoine Davis moves into 5th

Jan. 12, 2023 22:25 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Brandon Rush scored 19 points to help Youngstown State defeat Detroit Mercy 84-79 on Thursday night. In the loss, Antoine Davis scored 32 points to move into fifth place in NCAA history with 3,191 career points, passing Mississippi Valley State's Alphonso Ford...