Stanford knocks off 16th ranked Arizona State 86-77

Big games from Sharma and da Silva off the bench spark the victory Jerod Haase has put in work since taking over the Stanford team some 18 months ago, instilling values, bringing in fresh faces, and scheduling tough matchups. But through a year and a half, one thing he hadn’t done was knock off a ranked opponent. That changed Wednesday night, as the Cardinal led nearly wire-to-wire...
Via Rule of Tree
7 hours ago

Travis, Da Silva lead Stanford past No. 16 Arizona St. 86-77

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) -- Oscar Da Silva scored eight of his 14 points in the final four minutes and Stanford held on to beat No. 16 Arizona State 86-77 on Wednesday night.
Via AP on Yahoo
7 hours ago

Oregon Opens Three-Game Home Stand Beginning With USC

After splitting games against the Arizona schools, the Oregon Ducks (12-6, 2-3) begin a vital homestand on Thursday with the USC Trojans (13-6, 4-2) up first. Oregon is trending upward after nearly coming away with two-straight wins over ranked opponents. The road trip got off to a great start with an upset victory over Arizona State in front of a sellout crowd at Wells Fargo Center...
Via Addicted to Quack
8 hours ago

Texas Tech coach has great comment about Mo Bamba

Chris Beard had quite the praise for Mo Bamba after his Texas Tech Red Raiders lost to the Texas Longhorns on Wednesday night.Bamba had 15 points, 11 rebounds, and five blocks in Texas’ 67-58 win over Tech. That prompted Beard, the Texas Tech coach, to comment on Bamba’s blocking ability: Bamba, a star freshman, is averaging a double-double this season and over four blocks per game...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mathis hits 2 late 3s to help New Mexico beat UNLV 85-81

Anthony Mathis scored 14 points, including a 4-point play and a 3-pointer in the final 77 seconds, to help New Mexico rally from a late 11-point deficit and beat UNLV 85-81 on Wednesday night for its first road win of the season. Makuach Maluach scored eight points during a 13-3 run that pulled New Mexico (9-11, 4-3 Mountain West) within one point with four minutes left. Jovan...
Via AP on Yahoo
8 hours ago

Schneider's career-high sends UC Davis past Long Beach State

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) -- Siler Schneider scored a career-high 29 points, TJ Shorts II added 17 and UC Davis defeated Long Beach State 84-75 Wednesday night.
Via AP on Yahoo
8 hours ago

Avery Johnson comments on expelled student’s viral racist video

Avery Johnson commented on the racist video of a now-expelled Alabama student following the Crimson Tide’s 76-71 win over rival Auburn on Wednesday.A young woman named Harley Barber posted videos on social media Monday of her using the N-word at liberty and making a fool of herself. Barber was kicked out of her sorority on Tuesday, and then she confirmed on Wednesday that she had...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

4 things about Tennessee’s disappointing 59-55 men’s basketball loss at Missouri

Tennessee held Missouri without a field goal the final 6 minutes, 43 seconds of the game, but that wasn’t good enough to top the Tigers on Wednesday night. Missouri beat No. 21-ranked Tennessee 59-55, snapping the Vols’ 3-game win streak before a sellout crowd of 15,061 at Mizzou Arena. Tennessee (12-5, 3-3 SEC) trailed by 10 points with 6:43 left, 53-43, but a Kyle Alexander dunk...
Via SEC Country
9 hours ago

Ronnie Harrell Jr. leads Creighton basketball past No. 19 Seton Hall

OMAHA, Neb. — Marcus Foster scored 25 points and reserve Ronnie Harrell Jr. had a career-high 18, and Creighton never trailed in an 80-63 win over No. 19 Seton Hall on Wednesday night. The Bluejays (15-4, 5-2 Big East) split the season series with the Pirates (15-4, 4-2), avenging a 90-84 road loss last month in which they blew a double-digit lead and failed to score the last 3 ...

TCU 96, Iowa State 73: Robinson leads Frogs with record-setting performance

TCU rolls the Cyclones thanks to a school-record 17 assists from Alex Robinson. Fort Worth, TX - TCU moved to 2-4 in conference play, and 14-4 on the season, with a dominant 96-73 win over Iowa State on Wednesday night. In the midst of the blowout, a clean-shaven Alex Robinson set a new school record with 17 assists, as he played 38 minutes. “It’s all credit to my teammates. Assists...
Via Frogs O' War
10 hours ago

Instant Reaction: Red Raiders can’t get elusive win in Austin as Longhorns dominate

Texas Tech can’t overcome contributions from Mohamed Bamba, Dylan Osetkowski, and Kerwin Roach II. The No. 8 Texas Tech Red Raiders lose their second road game in a row by a score of 67-58. With this loss for the Red Raiders, the Kansas Jayhawks now take over first place in the Big 12. This game seemed to be controlled by the Longhorns from the start and never relented the entire...
Via Viva The Matadors
10 hours ago

Collin who? John Petty's 27 leads Alabama past No. 17 Auburn

Alabama was missing freshman star Collin Sexton for the showdown with Auburn, but classmate John Petty put the Tide on his back for a big victory.
10 hours ago

WATCH: Meet the Bluejays – Davion and Ty-Shon

In tonight's #MeetTheBluejays, Cale Ferrin sits down with Davion Mintz and Ty-Shon Alexander to discuss intimidation...and catching the flavor?
Via Creighton Athletics
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Texas Tech encourages Andrew Jones in leukemia fight before taking on Texas

Texas guard Andrew Jones was diagnosed with leukemia in early January. One of UT's opponents made a special pregame before playing the Longhorns.
Via Sporting News
11 hours ago

Instant analysis: Auburn basketball’s win streak stopped by freshman John Petty, Alabama in Tuscaloosa

Auburn basketball was eager and prepared to take on Collin Sexton and the Alabama Crimson Tide in Tuscaloosa on Wednesday night. When the game started, however, the freshman point guard was sitting on the sideline with an abdominal injury. The Tigers were sluggish and sloppy. Alabama, even without its star leading scorer, opened hot on its home floor — and would only heat up throughout...
Via SEC Country
11 hours ago

Rutgers Delivers Complete Performance In 80-64 Victory Over Iowa

Stout defense and impressive shooting led to the blow out win What a night for the Rutgers men’s basketball team, who put forth a dominant performance at the RAC against the Iowa Hawkeyes. Playing in its second contest without senior captain Mike Williams, the Scarlet Knights put together a strong first half performance that took Iowa completely out of the game. It was almost a year...
Via On the Banks
12 hours ago

UK basketball: John Calipari gives injury update on Quade Green

It sounds like Quade Green could return soon. On Wednesday, John Calipari hosted his call-in show at Champions Kitchen inside the brand new Student Center. During the show, Calipari discussed Tuesday’s loss to South Carolina, as well as the health of several injured Cats. The main takeaway from the show was Calipari expects Quade Green to return soon, possibly this weekend when...
Via A Sea of Blue
12 hours ago

WATCH: Marvin Bagley Is Duke’s Next Great Freshman This Decade

Marvin Bagley is just the latest Blue Devil freshman to come in and make the rest of the nation take notice. Since 2010, the Blue Devils have showcased some of the ACC’s most prodigious freshmen talent. Jabari Parker, Brandon Ingram, Kyrie Irving, Jahlil Okafor and Jayson Tatum have had some of the most productive campaigns of any Duke freshmen to date. Grayson Allen was special...
Via ACC Digital Network
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cousins does not think Calipari will ever return to NBA

Rumors linking John Calipari to NBA coaching jobs are an annual occurrence, but one of the Kentucky coach’s former star players does not believe the speculation will ever become more than just that.ESPN’s Jeff Goodman asked DeMarcus Cousins on Tuesday if he believes Calipari will ever coach at the NBA level again. Because Calipari has such a good thing going at Kentucky, Cousins...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: UNLV Men's Basketball Media Availability - Jan. 16, 2018

Head coach Marvin Menzies, junior guard Kris Clyburn and freshman guard Amauri Hardy met with the media to preview the Runnin' Rebels' game vs. New Mexico.
Via UNLV Rebels Athletics
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

College basketball’s most underrated stars

More than any other sport, it’s easy for a great college basketball player to slide off the radar. With 351 teams playing at the Division I level, such an event isn’t a phenomenon, but an inevitability. Even players on some of the nation’s best teams can go unnoticed because they play in smaller conferences — particularly those on the West Coast.Here, we’ll try to bring some of those...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Pittsburgh vs. Syracuse Basketball Highlights (2017-18)

Pittsburgh vs. Syracuse: Tyus Battle, Frank Howard, and Oshae Brissett combined for 43 points in the Orange's 59-45 win over the Panthers Tuesday night at the Carrier Dome. Parker Stewart led Pitt with 23 points in the loss.
Via ACC Digital Network
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Luke Maye Buries Clemson With Stitches In Nose

North Carolina forward Luke Maye bounced back from taking a teammates' elbow to the nose and buried Clemson late in the Tar Heels' 87-79 win. Maye had to go to the locker room and get stitches after getting drilled in the face going for a rebound. But he returned in the second half and scored 7 crucial points with under 5:00 to play to help No. 15 North Carolina take out No. 20 Clemson...
Via ACC Digital Network
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: UNC Men's Basketball: Cameron Johnson Drains 6 Triples vs. Clemson

The graduate transfer scored his most points (21) in a game as a Tar Heel, shooting 6-9 from beyond the arc in Carolina's win over Clemson.

WATCH: UNC Men's Basketball: Johnson Paces Heels in Win Over Clemson

Cameron Johnson drained 6 triples on his way to a Tar Heel-high 21 points, and led Carolina to an 87-79 victory over the Clemson Tigers.

What Michigan Basketball’s three game stretch means

Despite an abysmal first half where Michigan was held to just 20 points, the Wolverines were able to find their offense when they needed to against Maryland. Cold from beyond the arc, Michigan would find their range, sinking eleven three-point baskets, with nine of those coming in the second half. Down one point with four seconds to go, Michigan would get the ball to their senior...
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WATCH: Spartan Basketball All-Access '18: "A Higher Bar"

Episode 3 This episode features Cassius Winston and his journey to Michigan State, learn about the new Tom Izzo Hall of History, and check out highlights from Big Ten games against Rutgers and Michigan. ©2018 The Big Ten Conference, inc.
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Badger Sports Report with Greg Gard - Week of 01-14-18

The Badgers fell on the road to Nebraska in their only game of the week. Matt Lepay and Head Coach Greg Gard break down that game and look ahead to the match up with Purdue. We meet Freshman guard Walt McGrory and Aaron Moesch and Matt Ferris show off the Badgers newly renovated offices.
Via Wisconsin Badgers Athletics
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Stanford's Daejon Davis: Player of the Week

Stanford's Daejon Davis was named Pac-12 Player of the Week after his first career double-double helped the Cardinal sweep the Washington schools.
Via Stanford Cardinal Athletics
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Stanford men's basketball's Daejon Davis Postgame

Pac-12 Networks' Guy Haberman and Mike Montgomery talk with Daejon Davis, who had his first career double-double (16 points, 10 rebounds) in Stanford's 73-64 win over Washington Saturday in Seattle.
Via Stanford Cardinal Athletics
1 day ago  |  Discuss

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