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Weber St. needs 2nd half rally to beat upset-minded Tarleton

Jan. 17, 2021 11:01 PM EST

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Zahir Porter scored 23 points and Isiah Brown scored 22 points, and Weber State thwarted Tarleton’s upset bid with a 94-79 win in a non-conference matchup Sunday night. Tarleton led 44-35 at halftime, extended the margin to 14 on two occasions before Weber State (6-3) of the Big...

Virginia Tech forward Justyn Mutts (25) blocks a shot from Wake Forest guard Carter Whitt (35) during an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, in Winston-Salem, N.C. (Andrew Dye/The Winston-Salem Journal via AP)

Radford helps No. 20 Virginia Tech beat Wake Forest 64-60

Jan. 17, 2021 9:23 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Virginia Tech kept turning the ball over, failing to secure loose rebounds and struggling to get offense from its two best scorers. Tyrece Radford and the rest of the 20th-ranked Hokies' supporting cast provided enough of a boost to offset that, including with some steady...

Jaworski carries Lafayette over Loyola (MD) 72-70

Jan. 17, 2021 8:45 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Justin Jaworski scored 22 points and Lafayette for the second time in two days edged past Loyola (MD) 72-70 on Sunday night. Lafayette beat Loyola 77-75 on Saturday Jaworski made 4 of 6 3-pointers on Sunday. Leo O’Boyle scored 19 points for Lafayette (5-1, 5-1 Patriot League), which...

Ridder carries Missouri St. past Missouri S&T 94-49

Jan. 17, 2021 8:29 PM EST

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Jared Ridder scored a career-high 23 points as Missouri State beat Division II-member Missouri Science & Technology 94-49 on Sunday. Isiaih Mosley added 22 points for the Bears. Gaige Prim had 10 points for Missouri State (9-1), which won its fifth straight game. Ja’Monta...

Hall lifts Loyola of Chicago over Northern Iowa 88-46

Jan. 17, 2021 8:22 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Tate Hall had 13 points off the bench to lead Loyola of Chicago to an 88-46 win over Northern Iowa on Sunday, the Ramblers’ eighth consecutive home victory. Braden Norris and Cameron Krutwig each had 11 points and four assists for Loyola of Chicago (10-3, 5-1 Missouri Valley...

Carter lifts Norfolk St. past Delaware St. 83-79 in OT

Jan. 17, 2021 8:13 PM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Devante Carter scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Norfolk State to an 83-79 overtime win over Delaware State on Sunday. Carter, the Spartans’ leading scorer, struggled from the floor shooting 3 for 18. Joe Bryant Jr. had 19 points, seven rebounds and six assists for...

Rizzuto scores 19 as Albany sweeps NJIT 83-71

Jan. 17, 2021 8:10 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Antonio Rizzuto scored 19 points as Albany beat NJIT 83-71 on Sunday. Jarvis Doles had 15 points, seven rebounds and three blocks for Albany (3-5, 3-3 America East Conference). C.J. Kelly and Kellon Taylor added 14 points each. San Antonio Brinson had 16 points, hitting all four 3-point...

Vrankic leads Santa Clara past San Diego 69-63

Jan. 17, 2021 7:53 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Josip Vrankic scored 15 points with 12 rebounds as Santa Clara held off San Diego 69-63 on Sunday. Guglielmo Caruso added 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Broncos. Jalen Williams had 15 points for Santa Clara (8-3, 2-1 West Coast Conference). Vladimir Pinchuk had 19 points and 11 rebounds...

Ford lifts Idaho State past Sacramento State 57-56 in OT

Jan. 17, 2021 7:29 PM EST

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Robert Ford III scored two free throws with five seconds left in overtime and Idaho State rallied past Sacramento State 57-56 on Sunday to win a fourth-straight. Brayden Parker scored four of his 18 points to kick off the overtime as Idaho State took a 53-49 lead. Tarik Cool had 18...

Sherfield scores 27 to carry Nevada past Fresno St. 79-65

Jan. 17, 2021 7:05 PM EST

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Grant Sherfield scored 27 points, making it six 20-point games in a row, and Nevada beat Fresno State 79-65 on Sunday. Sherfield hit all 10 of his free throw attempts. He added eight assists. Desmond Cambridge Jr. had 12 points and 11 rebounds, his first double-double of the season, for...