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No. 20 Arkansas knocks off  No. 6 Alabama

No. 20 Arkansas knocks off No. 6 Alabama

Led by Moses Moody’s game-high 24 points, No. 20 Arkansas denied No. 6 Alabama a chance to clinch the SEC regular-season title on Wednesday night with an 81-66 victory in Fayetteville, Ark.Moody, wMORE

No. 11 Florida State puts away Miami early

No. 11 Florida State puts away Miami early

RaiQuan Gray had 12 points and 13 rebounds as the 11th-ranked Florida State Seminoles routed the host Miami Hurricanes 88-71 in an ACC game on Wednesday night.FSU (14-3, 10-2), which leads the ACCMORE

Rutgers earns critical home win vs. Indiana

Rutgers earns critical home win vs. Indiana

Geo Baker scored 20 points on his Senior Night, and Rutgers broke out of some recent doldrums with a 74-63 over Indiana on Wednesday in Piscataway, N.J.Ron Harper Jr. added 20 points for the ScarleMORE

Mississippi State blows past South Carolina

Mississippi State blows past South Carolina

D.J. Stewart Jr. scored 15 points and Mississippi State took control early in the first half on its way to a 69-48 victory over reeling South Carolina in a Southeastern Conference game Wednesday nightMORE

Butler surprises fading Seton Hall

Butler surprises fading Seton Hall

Bryce Nze recorded a double-double in his return to action and Jair Bolden scored 16 points to lead host Butler to a 61-52 upset win over Seton Hall in Indianapolis on Wednesday night.Nze, who hadMORE

Myreon Jones leads Penn State over Nebraska

Myreon Jones leads Penn State over Nebraska

Myreon Jones scored 29 points and Penn State snapped a four-game losing streak by holding off host Nebraska 86-83 in a matchup of struggling Big Ten Conference teams Tuesday night in Lincoln, Neb.MMORE

Tre Mann, Florida rout short-handed Auburn

Tre Mann, Florida rout short-handed Auburn

Tre Mann finished with 19 points and 13 rebounds and Scottie Lewis totaled 16 points and five steals off the bench to help the Florida Gators rout the host Auburn Tigers 74-57 on Tuesday night.TheMORE

Carlik Jones leads Louisville over Notre Dame

Carlik Jones leads Louisville over Notre Dame

Carlik Jones scored 18 points and Jae’Lyn Withers posted a double-double of 12 points and 13 rebounds to lift Louisville to a 69-57 victory against visiting Notre Dame on Tuesday night at KFC Yum! CenMORE

No. 10 West Virginia topples TCU

No. 10 West Virginia topples TCU

Derek Culver recorded his 11th double-double of the season and Taz Sherman came off the bench to score 23 points as No. 10 West Virginia picked up a 74-66 victory over TCU on Tuesday night in Fort WorMORE

Duke downs Syracuse for fourth straight win

Duke downs Syracuse for fourth straight win

DJ Steward scored 21 points as Duke continued its February surge, thumping Syracuse 85-71 Monday night in Durham, N.C., to win its fourth game in a row.It was a big night for Duke freshmen, with MaMORE

Xavier manages to hold off shorthanded Butler

Xavier manages to hold off shorthanded Butler

Colby Jones and Zach Freemantle each authored double-doubles Sunday night as host Xavier snapped a two-game losing streak with a 63-51 Big East Conference win over shorthanded Butler in Cincinnati.MORE

Balanced effort leads Maryland over Rutgers

Balanced effort leads Maryland over Rutgers

Eric Ayala scored 14 points to lead five players in double figures and Maryland won its fourth straight game with a 68-59 defeat of Rutgers on Sunday in Piscataway, N.J.The Terrapins (14-10, 8-9 BiMORE

UCLA ekes out win over Arizona State

UCLA ekes out win over Arizona State

Jaylen Clark made a free throw with 1.4 seconds left to give UCLA its first lead of the game and the 80-79 victory Saturday over Arizona State in a Pac-12 game at Los Angeles.Clark went to the lineMORE

Washington topples Cal, 62-51

Washington topples Cal, 62-51

Quade Green scored a game-high 17 points as Washington defeated California 62-51 Saturday night in a battle of Pacific-12 Conference bottom-dwellers in Seattle.Jamal Bey added 15 points and a team-MORE

Oregon pulls away late to edge Utah

Oregon pulls away late to edge Utah

LJ Figueroa and Chris Duarte each scored 15 points, Eugene Omoruyi added 13 points, and the Oregon Ducks held off the Utah Utes in a back-and-forth Pac-12 Conference matchup, 67-64, Saturday at MattheMORE

Duke rallies late to upend No. 7 Virginia

Duke rallies late to upend No. 7 Virginia

Duke held No. 7 Virginia scoreless for the final three minutes and pulled out a 66-65 Atlantic Coast Conference victory at home Saturday night in Durham, N.C.Matthew Hurt scored 22 points for the BMORE

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