BOSTON (AP) — Syracuse couldn't seem to get out on transition much all night. Then, in just a few minutes, the Orange broke free for easy baskets and turned it into a lopsided win.
Wake Forest couldn't seem to miss from long range. Miami couldn't get the one layup it needed to fall.
Second-ranked Virginia survived its first test without injured starter Justin Anderson.
East Carolina 64, Memphis 53
Liberty used a 23-2 run early in the second half to grab a lead it never relinquished and hand Campbell a 73-60 loss Tuesday night at the Vines Center.
Redshirt junior RaeChaun Edwards led Campbell with 16 points and freshman Summer Price knocked down a three-pointer with nine seconds remaining
Virginia Tech 65, Georgia Tech 63
Mike Krzyzewski has seen how this grueling stretch has affected his Duke team: three wins in six days.
Chandler Patterson (Lee County) made a name for herself at Lee County High School for demolishing softballs. This earned her the all-time Yellow Jacket home run title, the Tri-9 conference home run title and three all-state selections while playing for Lee.
NO. 1 KENTUCKY 68, FLORIDA 61
No. 13 North Carolina 74, Virginia Tech 52
Dean Smith was more than simply a basketball coach.
Isaiah Hicks scored 21 points, Brice Johnson had 20 with 10 rebounds and No. 12 North Carolina beat Boston College 79-68 on Saturday to snap a two-game losing streak.
Justise Winslow and Jahlil Okafor put the D back in Duke — and ran Notre Dame off the floor.
Charles Mitchell was proud of how well he and Demarco Cox defended Wake Forest big man Devin Thomas.
Coastal Carolina 65, High Point 60
Jerome Hill scored 24 points and grabbed 20 rebounds and Gardner-Webb rallied to defeat Campbell 73-65 in overtime Friday night at Paul Porter Arena.
Leading by five points with 5:30 remaining, Campbell (14-9, 9-5 Big South) used a 10-1 run sparked by six points from sophomore Jessica Pone to close out a 61-47 victory over Charleston Southern (5-17, 1-12) inside Gore Arena on Thursday evening.
Drexel 67, Elon 63
Campbell and Gardner-Webb meet for the second time in 11 days Friday when the Camels travels to Paul Porter Arena for a 7 p.m. start with the Runnin’ Bulldogs.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — It might have been ugly, but Clemson coach Brad Brownell had no complaints. None.
Mike Krzyzewski tore off his jacket, he slapped the floor, he gestured toward the crowd — anything to spark his emotionally spent Duke players.
Duke doesn't always bring in the big-name players. Coach David Cutcliffe believes he once again signed the right ones.
North Carolina coach Larry Fedora is hoping to find some help for the Tar Heels' struggling defense and its offensive line with his latest recruiting class.