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Stansberry's 26 leads Hawaii past Pacific

Nov. 12, 2019 2:14 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Eddie Stansberry matched his career high with 26 points and Drew Buggs added 13 with the clinching free throws with six seconds left and Hawaii defeated Pacific 72-67 on Monday night to close the round-robin Rainbow Classic. After Jeremiah Bailey hit a 3-pointer to pull the Tigers within...

No. 3 Spartans, No. 13 Tigers face tough Week 2 challenges

Nov. 12, 2019 1:54 AM EST

Memphis and Michigan State face tough matchups amid difficult offcourt situations to headline college basketball's second week. The 13th-ranked Tigers face 14th-ranked Oregon in the Ducks' home state Tuesday night amid eligibility concerns for star freshman James Wiseman. Two nights later, the third-ranked...

Winthrop stuns No. 18 Saint Mary's 61-59

Nov. 12, 2019 12:57 AM EST

MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — Saint Mary's star Jordan Ford missed a layin with 1 second left and Winthrop pulled off a 61-59 upset of the No. 18 Gaels a night after losing on a buzzer beater. Chandler Vaudrin had 19 points, five rebounds and four assists off the bench for Winthrop (2-1), the Big South Conference...

S. Dakota holds off Florida A&M 85-82 in chaotic ending

Nov. 12, 2019 12:25 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Tyler Hagedorn scored 23 points and Triston Simpson added 22 and South Dakota beat Florida A&M in the finale of the Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic on Monday night. The Coyotes are off to their second 3-0 start in the last four seasons. Stanley Umude made a pair of free throws with...

Winthrop upsets No. 18 Saint Mary's (Cal) 61-59

Nov. 12, 2019 12:12 AM EST

MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — Chandler Vaudrin scored 19 points to help Winthrop edge No. 18 Saint Mary's 61-59 on Monday night. Josh Ferguson had 14 points and seven rebounds for Winthrop (2-1). D.J. Burns added 12 points. The Eagles were up 61-57 with 13 seconds left before Jordan Ford hit a layup to get the...

Bouyea leads San Francisco to 84-79 OT win over Yale

Nov. 11, 2019 11:52 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jamaree Bouyea nailed a trey and followed with two free throws in overtime to help San Francisco to a 3-0 start, beating Yale 84-79 on Monday night. Bouyea finished with 21 points and 11 rebounds to post his first career double-double. Khalil Shabazz, who dropped in two free throws in...

Freshman Davis scores 17, Tide gets first win for Nate Oats

Nov. 11, 2019 11:48 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — After redshirting last season due to injury, Javian Davis has been waiting almost two years to play live basketball again. He took advantage of his starting opportunity for Alabama on Monday night. Davis scored 19 points and Alabama beat Florida Atlantic 78-59 to earn the first...

Chandler with 17, Texas A&M rallies past UL-Monroe 63-57

Nov. 11, 2019 11:42 PM EST

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M welcomed back forward Josh Nebo from injury, perhaps the difference between a win and loss on Monday night for the Aggies. "Nebo is a big force down low," A&M guard Jay Jay Chandler said following the Aggies' 63-57 comeback victory over Louisiana-Monroe....

Reed scores 25, DePaul blasts Iowa 93-78

Nov. 11, 2019 11:36 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — DePaul's Paul Reed was named the most improved player in the Big East last season. Reed is still getting better by the day, leading the resurgent Blue Demons to their best start in over a decade. Reed scored 25 points with 12 rebounds and DePaul blew past Iowa 93-78 on the road...

Georgia Tech rolls past Elon on rough shooting night

Nov. 11, 2019 11:35 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Tech was mostly ice cold early, but Michael Devoe was hot all night on the way to tying his career high with 22 points to lead the Yellow Jackets to a 64-41 win over Elon on a night where both teams had a tough time finding the basket. The Yellow Jackets (2-0) were particularly...