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Mooney’s 28 leads Notre Dame to74-64 win over Marshall

Nov. 15, 2019 10:31 PM EST

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — With Notre Dame struggling to put pesky Marshall away, coach Mike Brey began having flashbacks to last season when the Fighting Irish were stunned at home by Radford. “Like, ‘will we be mentally enough to figure out how to get over the hump?’ I thought our...

Littleson scores 27 to carry Toledo past Marshall 96-70

Nov. 10, 2019 4:18 PM EST

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Spencer Littleson had a career-high 27 points as Toledo routed Marshall 96-70 on Sunday. Littleson made 8 of 11 shots, including 6 of 8 from 3-point range, and all five of his free throws for the Rockets (1-1). Dylan Alderson and Willie Jackson both had double-doubles for Toledo....

Marshall, Jones lead No. 19 Xavier to 81-63 win over Siena

Nov. 8, 2019 10:05 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Tyrique Jones finished as one of Xavier's leading scorers. His biggest contribution may have come during the first media timeout. The Jones, a senior, lit into his teammates for what coach Travis Steele described as sloppy play against Siena. "We were trying to hit home runs too much, and...

West scores 20 to lead Marshall past Robert Morris 67-60

Nov. 7, 2019 9:44 PM EST

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jarrod West had 20 points as Marshall got past Robert Morris 67-60 in a season opener on Thursday night. Taevion Kinsey had 12 points for Marshall, including a go-ahead layup with 3:06 left that sparked a 10-2 run. Mikel Beyers added 11 points. Yannis Mendy had 14 points for the...

Jones, Marshall lead No. 19 Xavier over Jacksonville 76-57

Nov. 5, 2019 11:03 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — It's easy to see why Xavier has some lofty aspirations this season, even if the Musketeers are just beginning to work out the kinks. Tyrique Jones had 17 points and 11 rebounds, Naji Marshall also scored 17 and No. 19 Xavier beat Jacksonville 76-57 on Tuesday night. Defense is expected to...