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Marshall helps No. 4 Xavier beat Georgetown 89-77

WASHINGTON (AP) — Naji Marshall scored a career-high 21 points and No. 4 Xavier beat Georgetown 89-77 on Wednesday night, bouncing back from its...

Louisville must vacate basketball title, NCAA denies appeal

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville officials are not happy with the NCAA's decision that mandates the school vacate its 2013 men's basketball championship in...

No. 21 West Virginia 71-60 win ends Baylor’s 5-game streak

WACO, Texas (AP) — Daxter Miles Jr. stepped up with a kind of play West Virginia coach Bob Huggins has become accustomed to seeing,...

Bridges, No. 2 Michigan State rally past Northwestern 65-60

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Cassius Winston scored 17 points, and No. 2 Michigan State erased a 27-point deficit on Saturday to beat Northwestern 65-60...

Nash, Kidd, Hill among finalists for basketball Hall of Fame

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Point guards could run the show in the next Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class, with Jason Kidd and...

2 Kings lead World past US 155-124 in Rising Stars game

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Buddy Hield and Bogdan Bogdanovic got the NBA's All-Star weekend off to a running start. Hield scored 29 points, and his...

St. Bonaventure upsets No. 16 Rhode Island with 77-74 win

OLEAN, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Mobley scored 26 points and grabbed a key rebound with 4.2 seconds left, and St. Bonaventure beat Rhode Island...

Nuggets make 24 3-pointers, beat Bucks 134-123

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Nikola Jokic had a triple-double wrapped up in the first half, and the Denver Nuggets put together one of the best...

Happ’s double-double leads Wisconsin over No. 6 Purdue

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Ethan Happ had 21 points and 12 rebounds, and Wisconsin secured its biggest win of a challenging season, beating No....

Smith, Griffin help Pistons beat Hawks to end 3-game skid

DETROIT (AP) — Ending a three-game losing streak wasn't enough to make Stan Van Gundy happy. Not after the Pistons made it much harder than...

Florida State rallies from 18 down to beat Clemson in OT

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Phil Cofer scored 17 points, Trent Forrest added 16 and Florida State rallied from an 18-point deficit in the second...

James has 37, new-look Cavs avenge loss to Thunder

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — LeBron James scored 37 points, and the new-look Cleveland Cavaliers got a much different result this time against the Oklahoma...

Coach Kerr takes backseat in Warriors’ 129-83 win over Suns

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 22 points, and Golden State coach Steve Kerr tried to break up the monotony of a long...

Jazz rally in 4th quarter, edge Spurs for 10th straight win

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored 25 points, including a go-ahead pull-up jumper with 39.2 seconds left, and the Utah Jazz extended...

DiVincenzo helps No. 1 Villanova rally past Butler

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Donte DiVincenzo scored a career-high 30 points, Jalen Brunson had 27 and No. 1 Villanova bounced back from its second loss...

Embiid has 29, Sixers use late run to beat Clippers, 112-98

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had 29 points and tied a career high with 16 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Los Angeles...

James and Cavs begin reboot with win over Hawks

ATLANTA (AP) — LeBron James had a triple-double and Kyle Korver scored a season-high 30 points, including four straight 3-pointers to close the third...

Rhode Island beats Davidson 72-59 for 15th straight win

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Cyril Langevine came off the bench with Rhode Island leading by five points, and soon the advantage was down to...

Big moves for Cavs, Lakers, minor ones elsewhere at deadline

From Isaiah Thomas to Dwyane Wade and Derrick Rose, the Cleveland Cavaliers loaded up on big names last summer. None will be there if the...

No. 21 North Carolina beats No. 9 Duke 82-78 in rivalry...

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Joel Berry II scored 21 points and No. 21 North Carolina rallied from 12 down in the first half...

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