Men's college basketball

March 20, 2018 - 11:01 pm
All Times EDT First Round Tuesday, March 13 Baylor 80, Wagner 59 Louisville 66, Northern Kentucky 58 Middle Tennessee 91, Vermont 64 Western Kentucky 79, Boston College 62 Oklahoma State 80, Florida Gulf Coast 68 Notre Dame 84, Hampton 63 Oregon 99, Rider 86 Saint Mary's 89, SE Louisiana 45...
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March 20, 2018 - 10:17 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Lamar Stevens tied his career high with 30 points, Tony Carr added 25 and Penn State beat Marquette 85-80 on Tuesday night to advance to the NIT semifinals. The Nittany Lions (24-13) will face either Mississippi State or Louisville at Madison Square Garden in New York on March 27...
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March 20, 2018 - 10:04 pm
At Municipal Auditorium Kansas City, Mo. First Round Wednesday, March 14 Life 68, William Carey 67 LSU Alexandria 77, Lewis-Clark State 71 Georgetown (Ky.) 79, Central Baptist 74 Oklahoma City 62, Xavier (N.O.) 50 LSU Shreveport 72, Harris-Stowe State 63 Wayland Baptist 68, Central Methodist 44...
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March 20, 2018 - 10:00 pm
Tuesday, Mar. 20 MIDWEST Penn St. 85, Marquette 80 ___
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March 20, 2018 - 9:18 pm
BC-BKC--NIT-Penn St.-Marquette Box PENN ST. 85, MARQUETTE 80 PENN ST. (24-13) Harrar 1-3 2-2 4, Stevens 14-22 2-3 30, Garner 7-11 0-0 19, Reaves 1-3 0-0 3, Carr 7-15 11-14 25, Moore 1-3 2-2 4, Zemgulis 0-0 0-0 0, Wheeler 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 31-58 17-21 85. MARQUETTE (21-14) Heldt 0-0 0-0 0, Howard 8-...
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March 20, 2018 - 8:48 pm
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn forward Danjel Purifoy will be eligible to play most of next season. The university said Tuesday the NCAA ruled that Purifoy must sit out the first 30 percent of the season before returning. Both Purifoy and center Austin Wiley missed all of the Tigers' run to a share of...
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FILE - In this March 18, 2017, file photo, Purdue's Vince Edwards (12) reacts after dunking during the second half of an NCAA college basketball tournament second-round game against Iowa State, in Milwaukee. All the competition, the jawing, the instruction and the good-natured ribbing from his parents and siblings taught Edwards a lot about the game and helped him round into one of the most versatile players in the nation. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)
March 20, 2018 - 6:48 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue's Vincent Edwards never had a choice when it came to playing basketball. It was in his blood. His father, Bill, played professionally in Europe for more than a decade. His mother, Glennetta Patton, played the game in college and helped coach one of Edwards' youth...
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Clemson guard Anthony Oliver II (21) celebrates after Clemson defeated Auburn 84-53 in a second-round NCAA college basketball tournament game Sunday, March 18, 2018, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)
March 20, 2018 - 6:42 pm
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — The formula for Clemson's run to the Sweet 16 is simple — when the Tigers hit shots, they're difficult to beat. Clemson (25-9) has made plenty of baskets its past two NCAA Tournament games to advance to its first Sweet 16 in 21 years. The Tigers will try and shoot their way...
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March 20, 2018 - 6:37 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The dismantling of Iowa's underperforming roster began Tuesday, as reserves Brady Ellingson and Ahmad Wagner announced that they were leaving the program. The school says Ellingson, a redshirt junior, will graduate in May and seek to play a year as a graduate transfer at...
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Texas A&M's Tyler Davis, right, shoots past North Carolina's Luke Maye, left, during the second half of a second-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)
March 20, 2018 - 6:04 pm
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — More than once in a roller coaster season for Texas A&M, coach Billy Kennedy was asked if things could get any worse for his team. It was something he wondered again and again as injuries, suspensions and inconsistent play had the talented Aggies clawing back from...
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