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Top 25 roundup: No. 2 Purdue holds off Iowa

Top 25 roundup: No. 2 Purdue holds off Iowa

Jaden Ivey scored a game-high 19 points and Trevion Williams recorded 13 points and 18 rebounds as No. 2 Purdue topped Iowa 77-70 on Friday night in West Lafayette, Ind., in the Big Ten opener for botMORE

No. 15 Houston buries Bryant, 111-44

No. 15 Houston buries Bryant, 111-44

No. 15 Houston had little trouble with Bryant Friday night, as the host Cougars routed the Bulldogs, 111-44.Houston (7-1) had six players score in double figures and shot 62 percent from the field.MORE

Illinois demolishes Rutgers in Big Ten opener

Illinois demolishes Rutgers in Big Ten opener

Alfonso Plummer scored a game-high 24 points Friday night as Illinois cruised to an 86-51 win over Rutgers in the Big Ten opener for both schools at Champaign, Ill.Kofi Cockburn (13 points, 15 reboMORE

Mark Turgeon steps down as coach at Maryland

Mark Turgeon steps down as coach at Maryland

Mark Turgeon is stepping down as head coach at Maryland, effective immediately, the university announced Friday.Assistant coach Danny Manning will serve as the interim head coach for the remainderMORE

Mississippi State stomps Lamar

Mississippi State stomps Lamar

Iverson Molinar scored 17 points, three teammates scored in double figures and Mississippi State never trailed in a 75-60 nonconference victory over Lamar on Thursday in Starkville, Miss.Rocket WatMORE

Baugh, Miles lead TCU past Oral Roberts

Baugh, Miles lead TCU past Oral Roberts

Damion Baugh and Mike Miles scored 13 points each as TCU played with poise and execution in the final 10 minutes in a 71-63 victory over visiting Oral Roberts on Thursday in Fort Worth, Texas.The HMORE

No. 18 Memphis seeks reset against Ole Miss

No. 18 Memphis seeks reset against Ole Miss

Memphis already has fallen out of the AP Top 10.Now the Tigers might be on their way out of the rankings altogether.No. 18 Memphis (5-2) dropped from No. 9 after losing to Iowa State 78-59 lastMORE

Liberty defends home court, routs Missouri

Liberty defends home court, routs Missouri

Darius McGhee scored 20 points to lead the Liberty Flames to a 66-45 rout of the Missouri Tigers Thursday night in Lynchburg, Va.Shiloh Robinson scored 15 points and Keegan McDowell added 12 pointsMORE

Virginia, Pitt seek fresh starts in ACC opener

Virginia, Pitt seek fresh starts in ACC opener

Coming off deflating, one-point losses at home to undefeated Big Ten teams, Virginia and visiting Pittsburgh enter their ACC opener Friday night with similar mindsets, both looking for a fresh start.MORE

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