Men's college basketball

Indiana guard Romeo Langford (0) gets tied up with Purdue guard Nojel Eastern (20) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in West Lafayette, Ind., Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019. Purdue defeated Indiana 70-55. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
January 19, 2019 - 3:08 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Nojel Eastern delivered at both ends of the court, much to the delight of the Purdue fans at Mackey Arena. Eastern had 10 points, 10 rebounds and stopped star freshman guard Romeo Langford, leading the Boilermakers past No. 25 Indiana 70-55 Saturday. Carsen Edwards...
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West Virginia guard Jermaine Haley (10) drives while defended by Kansas guard Quentin Grimes (5) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, in Morgantown, W.Va. (AP Photo/Raymond Thompson)
January 19, 2019 - 2:29 pm
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Kansas coach Bill Self left his postgame news conference, saw West Virginia's Bob Huggins down a hallway and stopped for a handshake. "Go win the rest of them," Self said. Wishful thinking, perhaps. But Huggins will gladly take this one over his friend in what has become a...
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FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2018, file photo, Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie watches from the sideline during the first half an NCAA college basketball game in Storrs, Conn. The University of Connecticut has announced it is self-imposing penalties, including the loss of a scholarship for the 2019-20 season, for violations of NCAA rules under former basketball coach Kevin Ollie, Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. The school said it also will restrict its recruiting and pay a fine of $5,000.(AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
January 18, 2019 - 7:29 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The University of Connecticut announced Friday that it is self-imposing penalties, including the loss of a scholarship for the 2019-20 season, for violations of NCAA rules by its basketball program under former coach Kevin Ollie. UConn fired Ollie after a 14-18 season a year...
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FILE - In this Jan. 10, 2019, file photo, UCLA interim coach Murry Bartow, right, calls to his team in the closing seconds of regulation against Oregon in an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore. UCLA fired coach Steve Alford on New Year’s Eve. Bartow was quickly tabbed as interim coach for the Bruins (10-7, 3-1 Pac-12). They’ve won three out of four games under him. “We had a lot of ups and downs,” UCLA freshman Moses Brown said, “but I think we caught our stride and the sky is the limit for us.” (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch, File)
January 17, 2019 - 4:37 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A fired coach. A transfer. Suspensions. Injuries. UCLA and Southern California have experienced it all barely halfway through the season. Things began promisingly enough for the Bruins. They were an AP Top 25 team and were predicted to finish second in the Pac-12 before early...
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Virginia guard De'Andre Hunter (12) slams home a dunk during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Virginia Tech, in Charlottesville, Va., Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
January 15, 2019 - 7:00 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — De'Andre Hunter scored 21 points and Ty Jerome had 14 and a career-high 12 assists as No. 4 Virginia started fast and routed No. 9 Virginia Tech 81-59 on Tuesday night. Kyle Guy added 15 points for the Cavaliers (16-0, 4-0 Atlantic Coast Conference), who never trailed in...
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Kansas guard Marcus Garrett (0) gets past Texas guard Jase Febres (13) to put up a shot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Jan. 14, 2019, in Lawrence, Kan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
January 14, 2019 - 8:56 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Marcus Garrett has earned his spot in the Kansas starting lineup primarily with his defense. His offense Monday night was merely a bonus. The sophomore forward poured in a career-high 20 points, used his defensive instincts to produce a crucial tie-up in the closing seconds,...
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Pittsburgh's Malik Ellison, left, shoots as Florida State's Mfiondu Kabengele (25) and Trent Forrest, center defend during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Monday, Jan. 14, 2019, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
January 14, 2019 - 6:34 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Trey McGowens had 30 points and seven rebounds, Xavier Johnson scored 16 and Pittsburgh pulled away late for a 75-62 win over No. 11 Florida State on Monday night. McGowens, a freshman guard, attacked the bigger, deeper Seminoles relentlessly to help the Panthers (12-5, 2-2...
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Duke guard Jordan Goldwire, right, forward RJ Barrett, center, and forward Jack White rush the court to celebrate with Cam Reddish after Reddish scored the game-winning jump shot against Florida State with less than a second left in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Tallahassee, Fla., Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. Duke defeated Florida State 80-78. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
January 14, 2019 - 9:01 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Duke remained at No. 1 for a fourth straight week while the top 10 remained unchanged in the latest AP Top 25 men's college basketball poll. The Blue Devils received 36 of 64 first-place votes for their sixth week at No. 1 this season. Second-ranked Michigan earned nine first-place...
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Duke forward Cam Reddish takes the game-winning shot against Florida State with less than a second left in an NCAA college basketball game in Tallahassee, Fla., Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. Duke defeated Florida State 80-78. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
January 12, 2019 - 3:26 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Cam Reddish had struggled for more than a month, searching for any kind of consistency with his shot. With Zion Williamson on the bench in the second half and suffering from double vision after getting poked in the eye, Reddish made all the shots on Saturday — including the...
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Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon celebrates a 3-point basket against Ohio State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, in Iowa City, Iowa. (AP Photo/Matthew Putney)
January 12, 2019 - 2:52 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa and Ohio State are trending in completely different directions. That's great news for the Hawkeyes — and terrible news for the suddenly scuffling Buckeyes. Luka Garza scored 16 points, Tyler Cook had 15 points with eight rebounds and Iowa rolled past No. 16 Ohio State 72...
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