Durham, NC (SportsNetwork.com) – Grayson Allen set a career high in the first
half, netting 19 of his 27 points in the opening 20 minutes as No. 3 Duke
rolled to a 94-51 victory over Wake Forest Wednesday night.
Allen set his previous mark in his first career game, scoring 18 points in a
113-44 drubbing of Presbyterian.
“Coach has been giving me opportunities, and I was able to capitalize today.
This is the type of game to get my confidence going,” Allen said.
Tyus Jones posted 17 points continue
Louisville, KY (SportsNetwork.com) – Demetrius Jackson led four Notre Dame
players in double figures with 21 points to help the No. 12 Fighting Irish
earn a tough 71-59 road win at No. 16 Louisville on Wednesday.
“I’m really proud of my team to come in this atmosphere and beat an NCAA
tournament team,” said Notre Dame coach Mike Brey.
Bonzie Colson scored nine of his 17 points in the final 10 minutes to help
Notre Dame (25-5, 13-4 ACC) continue
Newark, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – LaDontae Henton scored 21 points with seven
rebounds as No. 24 Providence used a dominant second half to top Seton Hall
79-66 on Wednesday.
Ben Bentil finished with 21 points and 10 rebounds and Kris Dunn scored all 17
of his points during the second half for the Friars (21-9, 11-6 Big East), who
have won four of their last five games
Providence will close out its regular-season schedule against No. 21 Butler on
Brandon Mobley and Isaiah Whitehead each netted 13 points and Sterling Gibbs
University Park, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – D’Angelo Russell racked up 28 points
and carried Ohio State in the second half as the 23rd-ranked Buckeyes rallied
for a 77-67 victory over Penn State.
The sensational freshman did most of his damage during a 29-6 swing that
turned a 38-29 deficit into a 14-point Buckeyes lead just past the midway
stage of the second half. Russell accounted for 17 points during the game-
deciding burst, which helped Ohio State (22-8, 11-6 Big continue
(SportsNetwork.com) – Arch Madness begins on Thursday, March 7 as the 39th
annual Missouri Valley Conference kicks off at the Scottrade Center, running
through Sunday, March 8, with the winner earning the automatic bid to the NCAA
For the second time, the MVC Tournament will feature a pair of Top-25 teams as
Wichita State and Northern Iowa distinguished themselves as not only the class
of the conference, but as powerhouses on the national scale.
It came down to the last game of the season and it was the Shockers that
prevailed over the Panthers in a head-to-head battle continue