Posts Tagged College basketball

Scott’s foul shots, Russell’s 28 lead Ohio State past Purdue

Purdue's A.J. Hammons, front, posts up against Ohio State's Trey McDonald during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Shannon Scott hit three free throws in the final 24 seconds and D’Angelo Russell scored 28 points to lead Ohio State, which rebounded from a 12-point deficit, to a 65-61 victory over Purdue on Sunday night.

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4,000 attend Jerry Tarkanian tribute in Las Vegas arena

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The University of Nevada, Las Vegas, spared no effort to honor Jerry Tarkanian at a public tribute Sunday in the Las Vegas arena where he coached.

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Miller-McIntyre leads Wake Forest over Pittsburgh 69-66

Wake Forest's Devin Thomas, center, drives past Pittsburgh's Chris Jones, left, and Michael Young, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Winston-Salem, N.C., Sunday, March 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — After suffering one of its worst losses in school history four days ago, Wake Forest needed a win to regain some self-respect.

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Former Washington basketball star Christian Welp dies at 51

SEATTLE (AP) — Christian Welp, the 7-foot German center who holds the University of Washington’s career scoring record and played three seasons in the NBA, has died. He was 51.

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Massengale helps No. 6 Lady Vols breeze past Vandy 79-49

Tennessee Seniors Cierra Burdick (11), Ariel Massengale (5), and Isabelle harrison (20) were honored by coach Holly Warlick before the start of their last regular season home game against Vanderbilt at an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Knoxville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Patrick Murphy-Racey)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee closed the regular season with a couple of pleasant surprises.

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