College basketball roundup: Washington beats No. 16 Baylor

Nahziah Carter scored 18 issues, inexperienced persons Jaden McDaniels and Isaiah Stewart blended for 33 issues and 14 rebounds, and Washington rallied to overcome No. 16 Baylor 67-64 Friday in Anchorage, Alaska.

Nov eight, 2019; Lawrence, KS, USA; Kansas Jayhawks guard Devon Dotson (1) shoots over UNC Greensboro Spartans guard Malik Massey (2) all the way through the second one half of at Allen Fieldhouse. Obligatory Credit score: Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports activities

The Huskies (1-Zero) trailed for greater than 35 mins within the Armed Forces Vintage, falling in the back of via as many as 13 issues in the second one half of. Stewart’s baby-hook shot within the lane with 30 seconds closing gave Washington a two-point lead, its first benefit since Five-Three 3 mins into the competition.

Stewart completed with 15 issues and 7 rebounds in his collegiate debut, and keyed Washington’s zone protection together with his efficiency at the inner. Baylor forwards Freddie Gillespie and Tristan Clark had been held to a blended 7-of-25 taking pictures from the ground for the Bears (1-1).

The Huskies’ zone protection additionally helped generate 17 Baylor turnovers, however sloppy play at the different finish of the ground ended in 20 Washington turnovers.

No. 2 Kentucky 91, Japanese Kentucky 49

Contemporary off its victory over No. 1 Michigan State within the Champions Vintage in New York, the Wildcats stayed very best via blowing out the visiting Colonels in Lexington.

Kentucky (2-Zero) raced out to a 14-Zero lead with 13:42 to head within the first half of and not regarded again, main via as many as 44 issues. Junior ahead Nick Richards paced Kentucky with 21 issues and 10 rebounds. He used to be considered one of six avid gamers in double figures. Immanuel Quickley had 16 issues, and Nate Sestina added 12 issues and 11 rebounds.

Kentucky made 54.eight % of its pictures, in spite of going 2-of-14 from Three-point vary. The Wildcats had been 32-of-48 from throughout the arc, they usually ruled the forums, 54-25. Japanese Kentucky (1-1) were given 14 issues from Michael Moreno.

No. Three Kansas 74, UNC Greensboro 62

Sophomore level guard Devon Dotson posted 22 issues, 8 rebounds and 6 assists because the Jayhawks overcame a gradual begin to upend the Spartans at Lawrence, Kan.

Senior middle Udoka Azubuike added 10 issues and 10 rebounds after lacking all however 9 video games ultimate season with an injured wrist. Iowa switch Isaiah Moss, who sat out the season opener with a strained hamstring, made his debut for Kansas (1-1) and added 8 issues.

Junior guard Isaiah Miller, the preseason Southern Convention participant of the yr, led the Spartans (1-1) with 19 issues however scored simply two in the second one half of. Sophomore guard Kaleb Hunter added 17.

No. Four Duke 89, Colorado State 55

Cassius Stanley, a freshman making his house debut, scored 19 issues and Tre Jones poured in 15 because the Blue Devils drubbed the Rams in Durham, N.C.

Alex O’Connell tacked on 14 issues and inexperienced persons Vernon Carey Jr. and Wendell Moore Jr. equipped 11 and 10 issues, respectively, for Duke (2-Zero). Jones scored 11 of his issues within the first half of and ended up with a game-high 8 assists.

Isaiah Stevens and David Roddy led Colorado State with 12 issues apiece. Nico Carvacho added 11 issues for the Rams (1-1).

No. nine North Carolina 78, UNC Wilmington 62

Cole Anthony had 20 issues and 10 rebounds, and Justin Pierce added 18 issues and 12 forums because the Tar Heels (2-Zero) crowned the Seahawks (1-Zero) in Wilmington, N.C.

Anthony, a freshman coming off a 34-point outburst Tuesday within the Tar Heels’ win over Notre Dame, struggled from the ground, making handiest 7 of 24 pictures. Pierce, a graduate switch from William & Mary, went over 1,000 profession issues and posted the 17th double-double of his profession.

Shykeim Phillips and Jaylen Sims led the UNC Wilmington with 12 issues every, and Sims pulled down 12 rebounds. Marten Linssen added 10 issues.

No. 14 Memphis 92, Illinois-Chicago 46

Not up to an hour after he used to be cleared to play via a courtroom order amid a dispute over his eligibility, James Wiseman scored 17 issues because the Tigers routed the Flames.

Wiseman, thought to be a possible No. 1 pick out within the 2020 NBA Draft, made all 4 of his box purpose makes an attempt and added 9 rebounds with 5 blocks in 25 mins. The 7-foot-1 preseason All-American had 28 issues, 11 rebounds and 3 blocks in Memphis’ season-opening win over South Carolina State on Tuesday.

The eligibility drama driven to the background a sport that on paper used to be anticipated to be a blowout and lived as much as that projection. Memphis (2-Zero) led 47-16 at halftime due to 11 three-pointers, six via freshman guard Boogie Ellis, whilst the Tigers held UIC (1-1) to 20 % taking pictures sooner than the spoil and 24.2 % for the sport.

No. 17 Utah State 89, Weber State 34

Justin Bean had a career-high 18 issues to head with 9 rebounds and Sam Merrill had 14 issues, six rebounds and 6 assists because the host Aggies closed the primary half of on a 44-7 run to rout their undermanned in-state rival Wildcats in Logan, Utah.

Abel Porter had 10 issues and 10 assists, Diogo Brito had 12 issues and Brock Miller added 11 for the Aggies, who broke a two-game shedding streak within the collection that fits colleges which can be 48 miles aside.

The Wildcats performed with out guard Jerrick Harding, a two-time All-Large Sky variety and the preseason league MVP this yr. He suffered a proper ankle harm within the preseason. Donatas Kupsas had 10 issues to guide Weber State, which shot 21.7 % from the sphere, whilst the Aggies shot 55.2 % from the sphere.

No. 19 Xavier 81, Siena 63

Naji Marshall had 20 issues, 8 rebounds and 7 assists and Tyrique Jones added 20 issues because the host Musketeers pulled clear of the Saints in Cincinnati.

Jason Carter, taking part in rather than megastar guard Paul Scruggs, had 9 issues, Bryce Moore had 8 issues and Quentin Goodin had seven issues and 3 assists for the Musketeers, who took keep an eye on with a 25-Four run in the second one half of.

Elijah Burns had 19 issues and two Three-pointers, Metro Atlantic Athletic Convention preseason participant of the yr Jalen Pickett had 18 issues and 5 rebounds and Don Carey had 11 issues for the Saints, who’ve cut up their first two video games.

No. 22 LSU 88, Bowling Inexperienced 79

Javonte Sensible scored 21 issues and the Tigers opened their season via pulling clear of the Falcons in Baton Rouge, Los angeles.

Sensible, entering into the purpose guard place vacated when All-SEC participant Tremont Waters left early for the NBA after ultimate season, added 8 rebounds and 5 assists. Emmitt Williams got here off the bench and added 21 issues, and Skylar Mays chipped in with 18.

Justin Turner scored 26, Caleb Fields added 17 and Dylan Frye had 15 for the Falcons, who shot simply 32.Zero % from the ground.

No. 24 Auburn, 76, Davidson 66

Isaac Okoro scored 17 issues and Danjel Purifoy added 14 because the Tigers held off the Wildcats within the opening sport of the Veterans Vintage at Annapolis, Md.

The Tigers (2-Zero) led all of the sport however by no means may get comfy towards the Wildcats (Zero-1), who were given 18 issues from guard Luke Frampton however handiest seven from preseason Atlantic 10 Participant of the 12 months Jon Axel Gudmundsson.

After main via simply two on the spoil, the Tigers scored the primary seven issues of the second one half of and had been up via 13 issues, 49-36, simply over 5 mins into the duration.

No. 25 VCU 59, North Texas 56

Marcus Evans scored 13 issues and made a key thieve within the ultimate seconds because the Rams withstood the Imply Inexperienced’s second-half rally in Richmond, Va.

VCU led 57-56 when Evans overlooked two unfastened throws with 38 seconds closing. The Imply Inexperienced misplaced their probability to take the lead when Evans stole Umoja Gibson’s leap go within the lane. De’Riante Jenkins used to be fouled and sank two foul pictures with 10 seconds left. North Texas (1-1) did not get off a excellent shot as time expired.

Jenkins added 12 issues and Mike’L Simms (8 issues) sank two key Three-pointers within the ultimate 2:10 for the Rams (2-Zero). DJ Draper scored 12 issues on 4 Three-pointers for North Texas, which used to be in search of its first win over a ranked opponent in 48 years.

—Box Degree Media

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