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Bey’s 19 points lead No. 10 Villanova over Ohio 78-54

Nov. 16, 2019 3:19 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Less than 72 hours after a humbling loss to one team from Ohio, Villanova used two of its young standouts to win against another squad from the Buckeye State. Saddiq Bey scored 19 points and Justin Moore added 18 to lead No. 10 Villanova past Ohio 78-54 on Saturday. The win came after a...

No. 24 Baylor rebounds with 72-63 win over Texas State

Nov. 16, 2019 12:26 AM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor coach Scott Drew already expected a tough game against an experienced opponent that won 24 games last season. The Bears were also playing without their preseason All-Big 12 forward. Jared Butler scored 15 points, Freddie Gillespie had 11 points and 11 rebounds, and three other...

Preston scores 27 pts to lead Ohio over Iona 81-72

Nov. 13, 2019 9:54 PM EST

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Jason Preston had a career-high 27 points and 14 rebounds and Ohio beat Iona 81-72 on Wednesday night. Preston had five assists and two seals. The only blemish on his state was seven turnovers Lunden McDay and Jordan Dartis each scored 13 points for Ohio (3-0). Ben Vander Plas had...

Brown leads E. Kentucky over Ohio Chillicothe 129-43

Nov. 12, 2019 9:56 PM EST

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Jomaru Brown scored 22 points as Eastern Kentucky easily beat Ohio Chillicothe 129-43 on Tuesday night. Ty Taylor added 20 points for the Colonels. Taylor also had five steals. Russhard Cruickshank had 15 points, six assists and six steals for Eastern Kentucky (2-1). Tre King added 14...

Preston leads Ohio over Heidelberg 88-50

Nov. 9, 2019 4:05 PM EST

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Jason Preston recorded 16 points and 11 assists to lift Ohio to an 88-50 win over Division III Heidelberg on Saturday. Ben Vander Plas had 18 points for Ohio (2-0). Nolan Foster added 12 points. Lunden McDay had 10 points for the home team. Jordan Dartis, whose 19.0 points per game...

Preston lifts Ohio over St. Bonaventure 65-53

Nov. 5, 2019 11:19 PM EST

ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. (AP) — Jason Preston recorded 11 points and 13 assists to carry Ohio to a 65-53 win over Saint Bonaventure on Tuesday night. Jordan Dartis had 19 points for Ohio. Ben Vander Plas added 12 points. Sylvester Ogbonda had seven rebounds for the visitors. Alejandro Vasquez had 12 points...