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  • Tuesday’s College Basketball

    EAST Buffalo 93, Ohio 66 Maryland 60, Rutgers 50 SOUTH Florida 66, Texas A&M 62 Kentucky 72, Georgia 64 Mississippi 82, Alabama 74 NC State 66, Clemson 61 North Carolina 81, Georgia Tech 49 MIDWEST…

  • Florida holds on despite late woes, beats Texas A&M 65-62

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Dorian Finney-Smith scored 12 points before fouling out in the closing minutes, and Florida held on to beat Texas A&M 65-62 Tuesday night despite more free-throw woes. The Gators (15-15, 8-9…

  • Top 25 Fared

    Tuesday 1. Kentucky (30-0) beat Georgia 72-64. Next: vs. Florida, Saturday. 2. Virginia (28-1) did not play. Next: at No. 16 Louisville, Saturday. 3. Duke (26-3) did not play. Next: vs. Wake Forest, Wednesday. 4.…

  • NC State powers past Clemson, 66-61

    CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Ralston Turner scored 23 points and eight rebounds to lead North Carolina State to a 66-61 victory over Clemson on Tuesday night, avenging a January loss to the Tigers. The Wolfpack…

  • Kentucky still perfect, rallying from 9 down to beat Georgia

    ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — No. 1 Kentucky overcame a nine-point deficit in the second half to keep its perfect season intact, beating Georgia 72-64 on Tuesday night. The Wildcats (30-0, 17-0 Southeastern Conference) had won…

  • Shamburger leads Missouri to 63-61 win over Auburn

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Keith Shamburger scored 21 points, tying his season high, and drained a 10-footer with 10.9 seconds remaining on senior night to lift Missouri over Auburn 63-61 on Tuesday. The game-winning bucket…

  • Top 25 Fared

    Tuesday 1. Kentucky (30-0) beat Georgia 72-64. Next: vs. Florida, Saturday. 2. Virginia (28-1) did not play. Next: at No. 16 Louisville, Saturday. 3. Duke (26-3) did not play. Next: vs. Wake Forest, Wednesday. 4.…

  • Harris hits winner as Ill-Chicago beats Wright St. 60-57

    CHICAGO (AP) — Jay Harris, who scored 23 points, drained a 3-pointer with 1:13 to play, bringing sixth-seeded Illinois-Chicago all the way back from a 19-point halftime deficit to defeat No. 7 seed Wright State…

  • USC Trojans will ignore early accolades as spring begins

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The senior class at Southern California knows from experience that where a team starts the season is not nearly as important as where it finishes. With quarterback Cody Kessler leading 16…

  • Tuesday’s Women’s Major Basketball Scores

    EAST Mass.-Lowell 60, NJIT 51 MIDWEST Kansas St. 59, West Virginia 55 SOUTHWEST Texas 79, TCU 45 FAR WEST Boise St. 91, San Jose St. 76 Colorado St. 68, Nevada 61 Fresno St. 61, Air…

  • Abilene Christian picks up 83-71 win over Houston Baptist

    ABILENE, Texas (AP) — LaDarrien Williams and Parker Wentz scored 19 points each as Abilene Christian snapped a 12-game losing skid by knocking off Houston Baptist 83-71 on Tuesday night. Abilene Christian’s last win was…

  • No. 21 Butler struggles as Georgetown pulls off 60-54 upset

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — No. 21 Butler didn’t play basketball its usual way Tuesday night. The costly results could be felt for the next several weeks. On a night the Bulldogs could have put themselves in…

  • Iowa tops Indiana 77-63

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Coach Fran McCaffery saw things in Iowa’s 77-63 win over the Indiana Hoosiers that can help the surging Hawkeyes get on track for the upcoming postseason. “We do a great job…

  • Moody scores 25 to boost Ole Miss past Alabama 82-74

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Stefan Moody scored 25 points, 22 in the second half, and Ladarius White added 19 to help Mississippi beat Alabama 82-74 on Tuesday night. Moody hit 13 of 14 free throws…

  • Beech scores 19; North Florida rolls over Stetson 81-67

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Beau Beech scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as North Florida rolled over Stetson 81-67 in the quarterfinal round of the Atlantic Sun tournament Tuesday night. North Florida (21-11), the…