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Imariagbe, Houston Christian Huskies take on the Texas A&M-CC Islanders

Feb. 25, 2024 03:47 AM EST

Texas A&M-CC Islanders (17-10, 10-4 Southland) at Houston Christian Huskies (6-19, 4-10 Southland) Houston; Monday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Michael Imariagbe and the Houston Christian Huskies host Garry Clark and the Texas A&M-CC Islanders in Southland play. ...

Henry and the Texas Southern Tigers take on conference foe UAPB

Feb. 25, 2024 03:44 AM EST

Texas Southern Tigers (11-14, 9-5 SWAC) at Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions (12-15, 7-7 SWAC) Pine Bluff, Arkansas; Monday, 8:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: UAPB takes on Texas Southern in a matchup of SWAC teams. The Golden Lions are 7-5 on their home court....

Henry's 16 lead Texas Southern past Mississippi Valley State 73-52

Feb. 24, 2024 23:36 PM EST

ITA BENA, Miss. (AP) — PJ Henry's 16 points helped Texas Southern defeat Mississippi Valley State 73-52 on Saturday night. Henry also contributed three steals for the Tigers (11-14, 9-5 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Jonathan Cisse scored 11 points while going 4 of 7 (1 for 3...

Knecht, Aidoo lead No. 5 Tennessee past Texas A&M, 86-51

Feb. 24, 2024 23:14 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dalton Knecht scored 24 points and No. 5 Tennessee beat Texas A&M 86-51 on Saturday night to tie Alabama for the Southeastern Conference lead and give coach Rick Barnes his 800th Division I victory. The 69-year-old Barnes became the 14th coach to win 800...

Roberts scores 17, Texas A&M-CC downs Lamar 75-61

Feb. 24, 2024 22:19 PM EST

BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Jordan Roberts' 17 points helped Texas A&M-Corpus Christi defeat Lamar 75-61 on Saturday night. Roberts was 5-of-9 shooting, including 2 for 5 from 3-point range, and went 5 for 5 from the line for the Islanders (17-10, 10-4 Southland Conference). Garry...

Hunter Dickinson scores 20 to lead Kansas past Texas 86-67

Feb. 24, 2024 20:59 PM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Hunter Dickinson scored 20 points, KJ Adams had 16 and No. 9 Kansas beat Texas 86-67 on Saturday night. All five Kansas starters scored in double figures as Johnny Furphy contributed 16, Dajuan Harris had 14 and Nicolas Timberlake scored 13. ...

Ivy-Curry scores 21 as UTSA slips past North Texas 64-62

Feb. 24, 2024 19:45 PM EST

DENTON, Texas (AP) — Jordan Ivy-Curry scored 21 points off the bench to lead UTSA over North Texas 64-62 on Saturday night. Ivy-Curry added eight rebounds and three steals for the Roadrunners (9-19, 3-12 American Athletic Conference), who snapped a seven-game losing streak. Carlton...

UCF uses 20-3 run in the second half to stifle No. 23 Texas Tech in 75-61 victory

Feb. 24, 2024 19:28 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Darius Johnson had 16 points and five assists, Jaylin Sellers scored 15 points and UCF held No. 23 Texas Tech without a field goal for more than nine minutes in the second half en route to a 75-61 victory Saturday. The win, keyed by a 20-3 second-half run, was...

Smith's 19 lead Nicholls over shorthanded Texas A&M-Commerce 85-70

Feb. 24, 2024 19:19 PM EST

THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — Diante Smith had 19 points in Nicholls 85-70 win against shorthanded Texas A&M-Commerce on Saturday night. TAMC went into the game without four players who were suspended by the Southland Conference because of their roles in a brawl following a game on...

No. 5 Texas' defense overwhelms UCF in 87-56 victory

Feb. 24, 2024 15:16 PM EST

ORLANDO, FL (AP) — Madison Booker had 22 points and five assists to lead No. 5 Texas to an 87-56 victory over UCF on Saturday for its eighth straight win. The Longhorns (26-3, 13-3 Big 12) held the Knights (12-14, 3-13) to four points in the second quarter to take a 21-point lead...