ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Reed Timmer had 21 points with five assists, and Drake pulled away in the second half to beat Pepperdine 69-53 in the third-place game of the Gulf Coast Showcase on Wednesday night.
Timmer was 8 of 14 from the floor. Graham Woodward scored 13 points with three 3-pointers and six assists for Drake (3-3). Kale Abrahamson, who scored a career-high 41 points in the Bulldogs' win against Western Kentucky to open the tournament, added 13 points on 5-of-6...
DENTON, Texas (AP) — Wesley Person scored 21 of his 24 points in the second half and Jordon Varnado had 16 points with 10 rebounds to lead Troy to an 86-74 win over host North Texas in the Mean Green Challenge on Wednesday.
Jeremy Hollimon had 15 points and four steals while John Walton III scored 10 with three blocked shots for Troy (3-3).
The Trojans shot just 31 percent in the first half and went into the break trailing 33-31.
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Patrick McCaw scored 20 points and UNLV hung on through the frantic final seconds for a 72-69 victory over No. 13 Indiana on Wednesday in the fifth-place game of the Maui Jim Maui Invitational.
The Runnin' Rebels (5-1) bounced back from their opening loss to UCLA with wins over Chaminade and the Hoosiers (4-2), who leave Hawaii with just one win.
Indiana trailed by 15 points in the first half and turned on some solid defense to...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida State University official who counsels campus rape victims told lawyers suing the school that her office has handled 20 allegations of rape involving football players in the past nine years.
Assistant Dean of Students Melissa Ashton made the statement in a deposition given last summer in an ongoing civil lawsuit filed by former student Erica Kinsman against the university. Kinsman says the university failed to respond to her...
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Stefan Moody and Tomasz Gielo combined for 34 points to lead Mississippi to a 68-59 victory over Georgia State on Wednesday night.
Moody scored 21 points with five assists and three steals. Gielo added 13 points for the Rebels (4-2), who made 5 of their first 6 shots from beyond the arc before going cold and shooting 1 of 10 the rest of the game. The Rebels were 21 of 44 from the field and 20 of 24 from the free-throw line.