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  • Quinnipiac holds off Oregon State 60-52

    HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Zaid Hearst scored 24 points, 20 in the first half, to lead Quinnipiac to a 60-52 win over Oregon State on Sunday. Hearst did not score in the second half until…

  • Harrow’s 27 leads Georgia State past Southern Miss 68-55

    ATLANTA (AP) — Ryan Harrow scored 19 of his 27 points in the first half and R.J. Hunter had 10 of his 13 in the second half to lead Georgia State to a 68-55 win…

  • Women’s Top 25 Fared

    Sunday 1. South Carolina (12-0) beat Liberty 84-44. Next: vs. Auburn, Friday, Jan. 2. 2. UConn (7-1) vs. UCLA. Next: vs. SMU, Saturday. 3. Texas (10-0) beat Texas A&M 67-65. Next: vs. Rice, Tuesday, Dec.…

  • This Week’s Top 25 Fared

    1. Kentucky (12-0) beat UCLA 83-44. 2. Duke (10-0) beat Elon 75-62; beat UConn 66-56. 3. Arizona (12-0) beat Oakland 101-64; beat UTEP 60-55. 4. Louisville (10-0) beat Western Kentucky 76-67. 5. Wisconsin (10-1) did…

  • Davenport layup lifts Texas past Texas A&M 67-65

    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Empress Davenport put the finishing touch on what’s become common place for Texas — beating Texas A&M. Davenport’s layup with 4.2 seconds remaining helped No. 3 Texas overcome an…

  • Top 25 Fared

    Sunday 1. Kentucky (12-0) did not play. Next: at No. 4 Louisville, Saturday. 2. Duke (10-0) did not play. Next: vs. Toledo, Monday, Dec. 29. 3. Arizona (12-0) did not play. Next: at UNLV, Tuesday.…

  • No. 1 South Carolina beats Liberty 84-44

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Just a freshman, A’ja Wilson has already emerged as a top threat for South Carolina. Wilson came off the bench for 17 points and 10 rebounds to get her second career double-double…

  • Army downs Maine 72-69 in OT

    WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Mo Williams scored all seven of his points in the final minute of overtime to help Army beat Maine 72-69 on Sunday. Maine led 66-65 in OT when Williams hit…

  • Coastal Carolina keeps Central Arkansas winless 72-55

    CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Warren Gillis scored 12 points of his 18 points during the second half and Coastal Carolina pulled away for a 72-55 victory over Central Arkansas on Sunday. Gillis also had 10…

  • No. 5 Irish beat St. Joseph’s 64-50

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame freshman Brianna Turner didn’t want to rush her return to the lineup, but Irish coach Muffet McGraw was elated to have her back. Turner responded with 19 points…

  • Cleveland State beats San Francisco 69-65 in OT

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Anton Grady scored 17 points, Charlie Lee had 15 and Andre Yates 13 and Cleveland State held San Francisco without a field goal in overtime to pull out a 69-65 win on…

  • No. 6 Virginia slams Harvard 76-27

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Mike Tobey is the X factor for No. 6 Virginia, and when the 7-footer is a big factor, the Cavaliers are dangerous. Tobey scored a season-high 15 points, grabbed 10 rebounds…

  • D-II Ferris State whips Bowling Green 82-68

    BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Drew Lehman scored 29 points and Josh Fleming added 23 with 13 rebounds and Division II Ferris State ran away from Bowling Green on Sunday. The win was the ninth-straight…

  • Interim coaching jobs present challenges in bowls

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Barney Cotton choked up as he described the challenges that come with serving as Nebraska’s interim head coach. He wants to accomplish what is clearly hard to do — maintain a…

  • India’s Arjun Atwal wins Dubai Open

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — India’s Arjun Atwal won the Asian Tour’s season-ending Dubai Open on Sunday, rallying on the final hole to beat 19-year-old South Korean player Wang Jeung-hun by a stroke. A…