Behind a game-high 25 points by senior guard Devoe Joseph, the Oregon men sprinted to a 96-76 win over the LSU Tigers in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament.
Win. Still in!
The disappointment of coming up short at the Pac-12 tournament did not last long for the Oregon Ducks on Tuesday night. Led by guard Devoe Joseph’s 25 points, Oregon defeated the visiting Louisiana State Tigers (18-15) 96-76.
The Ducks (23-9) will face the Iowa Hawkeyes (18-16) at 2 p.m. Sunday in Eugene in the second round of the NIT.
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EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -- Devoe Joseph scored 25 points and Oregon beat LSU 96-76 in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament on Tuesday.
Garrett Sim also had 15 points and Tony Woods 14 for the Ducks (23-9), who will host Iowa in the second-round. E.J. Singler and Carlos Emory added 11 points each.
Justin Hamilton scored 21 points and Ralston Turner had 14 to lead the...