• Furman beats Wofford 78-69 behind Acox’s career-best 25

    GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Kris Acox scored a career-high 25 points on 12-of-14 shooting, including his 1,000th career point, and Furman held off Wofford 78-69 on Saturday to snap a two-game skid and remain locked in a top-three finish in Southern Conference standings.

  • New Hampshire outlasts UMBC in double overtime

    DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Iba Camara scored the first eight points of the second overtime and New Hampshire outlasted Maryland-Baltimore County 94-90 on Saturday in a regular-season finale to clinch a home playoff berth for the third consecutive year in the America East Tournament.

  • Evansville beats Indiana St behind Brown’s winning FT’s

    EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Jaylon Brown scored 24 points, including the game-winning free throws in the final second, and Evansville closed out the regular season with a 65-63 win over Indiana State on Saturday.

  • Mangum, Lee combine for 44, E. Michigan ends 7-game slide

    YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — James Thompson IV notched his 35th career double-double and erased an early deficit with a pair of free throws as Eastern Michigan rolled to an 84-68 victory against Northern Illinois on Saturday, halting a seven-game losing streak.

  • Orlando Jones wins girls 5A title 56-44 over Tallahassee FSU

    LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Chardell Jones had 20 points and 12 rebounds to lead Orlando Jones to a 56-44 win against Tallahassee Florida State University School in the Class 5A girls basketball championship game Saturday.

  • Zouzoua’s 3-point binge lifts Bryant past CCSU 91-77

    NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Nisre Zouzoua hit seven 3-pointers and scored 27 points and Dan Garvin grabbed 11 rebounds to help Bryant beat Central Connecticut 91-77 on Saturday.

  • St. Francis (Pa) holds off Fairleigh Dickinson 70-64

    LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Isaiah Blackmon scored 20 points with four 3-pointers, Jamaal King added 16 with six assists, and St. Francis (Pa) held off Fairleigh Dickinson 70-64 on Saturday to clinch a top four seed and host its first NEC tournament quarterfinals game since 1991.

  • No. 19 Florida State squeaks by Clemson, 76-74

    CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Xavier Rathan-Mayes scored 13 of his 15 points in the second half, including the go-ahead basket with 1:22 left, to lift No. 19 Florida State to a 76-74 victory over Clemson on Saturday.

  • Mayfield arrested for public intoxication, resisting arrest

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has been arrested and charged with public intoxication, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

  • No. 10 Oregon State defeats No. 8 Stanford 50-47

    CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Sydney Wiese called the sellout crowd for No. 10 Oregon State’s showdown with No. 8 Stanford one of the highlights of her four years with the Beavers.