George Beamon scored 24 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead Manhattan to a 72-53 rout over Siena on Saturday night.
Beamon, who went 10 of 19 from the floor, and Kidani Brutus were the only players to score in double figures for the Jaspers (12-7, 5-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), who have won three straight games. Brutus made four 3-pointers, scoring 14 points. Read More
Zack Rosen and Tyler Bernardini scored 18 points apiece to lead Pennsylvania to a 64-52 Ivy League victory over Cornell on Saturday night.
Rosen scored eight points and Bernardini six on a pair of 3-pointers during a 15-6 first-half run by the Quakers (9-9, 2-0) that gave them a 21-11 lead with 8:25 remaining in the first half.
Penn led 36-25 at the half and by as many as 16 points, 58-42, after a jumper by Rosen with 5:50 to play. Read More
T.J. Bray scored 12 points and had six steals to spark Princeton to a 62-58 victory over Columbia on Saturday night.
The Tigers (10-8, 1-1 Ivy League) had 10 steals in the game to just one for the Lions (11-7, 0-2), and four came during an 11-0 second-half run when Princeton turned a six-point deficit into a five-point lead. Read More
On a night when the shots weren't falling early, top-ranked Syracuse unveiled one of its potent weapons — the press. Without star point guard Vince Council, Providence was no match.
Dion Waiters had 12 points, seven coming during a decisive first-half run spurred by that press, Scoop Jardine added 10 points and nine assists, and Syracuse beat undermanned Providence 78-55 on Saturday night to remain unbeaten. Read More
Adjehi Baru had his first career double-double and Trent Wiedeman his fourth of the season as College of Charleston coasted to a 63-44 win over cold-shooting Elon on Saturday night.
The Cougars (12-5, 4-2 Southern Conference) held the Phoenix to just seven points in the first 14:28 of the contest. Elon (8-8, 3-2) shot 18.2 percent from the field in the first half (6 of 33), improving to 23.9 percent (16 of 67) overall. Read More
Jeromie Hill scored 16 points and UTSA hit 7 of 13 3-point attempts en route to a 59-52 victory over Stephen F. Austin on Saturday.
Melvin Johnson III added 10 points for the Roadrunners (10-7, 3-1 Southland), who shot 45 percent overall from the field.
Jereal Scott had 16 points and Taylor Smith 10 for Stephen F. Austin (9-8, 3-1), which had its four-game winning streak snapped. Read More
Casper Ware scored 20 points, T.J. Robinson tied a career high with 19 rebounds, and Long Beach State used a late run and stellar free-throw shooting to beat Pacific 76-66 on Saturday. Read More
Warren Niles scored 23 points and Oral Roberts won its ninth game in a row, defeating IUPUI 81-71 Saturday night.
Michael Craion had 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Golden Eagles (16-4, 8-0 Summit), and Damen Bell-Holter had 18 points and nine boards. Dominique Morrison had 12 points for Oral Roberts.
Niles made 10 of 11 free throws, while IUPUI as a team was 8 for 12 from the foul line. Read More
Derrick Williams had 18 points and a career-best 13 rebounds as Richmond dominated in the first half and beat Temple 76-65 on Saturday night.
Darien Brothers scored 19 to lead the Spiders (11-7, 2-1 Atlantic 10 Conference), who beat the Owls for the third time in a row in Richmond.
Khalif Wyatt had 22 points and Ramone Moore 17 for Temple (11-5, 1-2), which led only after scoring the game's first basket. Read More
John Lucas III scored a career-high 25 points filling in for injured Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls beat the Washington Wizards 78-64 on Wednesday for their third victory in three nights.
Lucas, starting for the first time in his 70-game NBA career, was at the point in place of MVP Rose, who was out with a sprained big left toe. Lucas played 45 minutes, had eight assists, eight rebounds and hit 11 of 28 shots. Read More