• Turk helps Loyola of Chicago beat San Diego 67-57 in Alaska

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Devon Turk scored 25 points with six rebounds and Loyola of Chicago knocked off San Diego 67-57 in the Great Alaska Shootout.

  • Creighton dispatches UMass 97-76

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Geoffrey Groselle scored 20 points with nine rebounds and Creighton dispatched Massachusetts 97-76 in the championship game at the Main Event Tournament at the MGM Grand.

  • Clemson guard Gabe DeVoe, left, battles for the ball with Rutgers guard Bishop Daniels, center, and Clemson forward Josh Smith, right, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    Clemson big men lead in 76-58 win over Rutgers

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Clemson coach Brad Brownell figured his big men might have a size advantage Wednesday night against Rutgers in the Main Event tournament consolation game.

    Updated: 12:55 am

  • Kansas guard Frank Mason III (0) looks to the basket as Vanderbilt guard Wade Baldwin IV falls on the floor, during the first half during an NCAA college basketball game in the Maui Invitational on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, in Lahaina, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

    No. 19 Vanderbilt falls short at Maui, 70-63 to No. 5 Kansas

    LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — For 2 1-2 games Vanderbilt never trailed in the Maui Jim Maui Invitational. Then No. 5 Kansas put the Commodores on the short end of the score for the final 20 minutes and won the tournament for a second time.

  • Williams and Boothe help Toledo past San Jose State 89-74

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Jonathan Williams scored 26 points, Nathan Boothe registered a triple-double, and Toledo beat San Jose State 89-74 to advance in the winner’s bracket in the Great Alaska Shootout.

  • Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward celebrates after scoring during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Clippers, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, in Los Angeles. The Jazz won 102-91. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Jazz beat Clippers 102-91 to snap 13-game skid against LA

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gordon Hayward uncorked the emotions that had been building through nearly four years of losing to the Clippers.

    Updated: 12:34 am

  • UC Santa Barbara beats San Francisco 68-61

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Gabe Vincent scored 18 first-half points with four 3-pointers and UC Santa Barbara held on to beat San Francisco 68-61 on Wednesday night after leading by 25 at halftime.

  • Phoenix Suns guard Brandon Knight (3) drives on New Orleans Pelicans guard Toney Douglas during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Anthony Davis lead Pelicans past Suns, 120-114

    PHOENIX (AP) — Anthony Davis crashed to the floor going for a rebound of a missed shot in the closing seconds of the New Orleans Pelicans’ game against the Phoenix Suns game. It was a hard fall.

  • Selden, Kansas beat Vanderbilt for Maui title

    LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Wayne Selden Jr. scored 25 points on 8-of-11 shooting,and No. 5 Kansas won the Maui Jim Maui Invitational with a 70-63 victory over No. 19 Vanderbilt on Wednesday night.

  • Texas center Imani Boyette (34) drives the ball against Hampton forward Kaylah Lupoe (31) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, in Austin, Texas. Texas won 79-52. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)

    No. 8 Texas has easy time with Hampton, 79-52

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Brianna Taylor is learning how to play under control, and that’s good news for No. 8 Texas.