• Providence takes 2K Classic with rout of Saint Louis

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rodney Bullock scored 15 points to lead Providence to a 90-63 win over Saint Louis in the championship game of the 2K Classic at Madison Square Gardens on Friday night.

  • Carter Jr. scores 20, No. 1 Duke beats Southern 78-61

    DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Wendell Carter Jr. had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 1 Duke beat Southern 78-61 on Friday night.

  • Mitchell, Harper help No. 9 Ohio State beat Quinnipiac 95-63

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Kelsey Mitchell scored 32 points, Linnae Harper had a second consecutive double-double with 23 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 9 Ohio State beat Quinnipiac 95-63 Friday night.

  • Nets’ D’Angelo Russell has arthroscopic surgery on left knee

    NEW YORK (AP) — Brooklyn Nets guard D’Angelo Russell had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Friday.

  • No. 7 Kentucky cruises past East Tennessee State, 78-61

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Quade Green scored a career-high 21 points, Kevin Knox had 17 points with 10 rebounds and No. 7 Kentucky overcame an early deficit to run away from East Tennessee State 78-61 on Friday night.

  • Florida State’s defense throttles Fordham in Jamaica 67-43

    MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (AP) — Freshman reserve Mfiondu Kabengele scored 15 points, Terance Mann added 14 points on 7-of-9 shooting and Florida State rolled to a 67-43 win over Fordham in the Jamaica Classic on Friday night.

  • Humphrey scores 17, leads Stanford past Northeastern 73-59

    STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Michael Humphrey had 17 points and 11 rebounds, Isaac White added 17 points and Stanford beat Northeastern 73-59 on Friday.

  • Virginia Tech beats Washington 103-79 in 2K Classic

    NEW YORK (AP) — Washington’s Nahziah Carter drove the lane and attempted a dunk, only to have the ball bounce off the rim and into Virginia Tech’s Chris Clarke’s waiting hands. The ball moved up-court toward Justin Bibbs, who knocked down an open 3-pointer for the Hokies.

  • Northern Kentucky tops JMU in Island of the Bahamas Showcase

    NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Lavone Holland II made four 3-pointers and scored 24 points to help Northern Kentucky hold off James Madison 87-78 on Friday in opening round of the Island of the Bahamas Showcase.

  • Bartley, Washington lead Louisiana past Savannah St. 115-82

    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Frank Bartley scored 21 points, Bryce Washington had 21 points, surpassing 1,000 for his career, and 15 rebounds and Louisiana cruised to a 115-82 victory over Savannah State on Friday.