• No. 3 Kansas edges North Carolina State in Self's return

    3 days ago - By Bésame

    PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas - First-year guard Gradey Dick scored a season-high 25 points to help No. 3 Kansas beat North Carolina State 80-74 in Wednesday's Battle 4 Atlantis opener, giving coach Bill Self a successful return to the bench after a four-game suspension.
    Dick had 18 on six 3-pointers in the first half before going 1 for 8 from the field after halftime. Jalen Wilson added 19 points and 11 rebounds for the reigning national champion Jayhawks (5-0), who blew an eight-point halftime lead and a nine-point second-half lead before grinding it out in the final minutes.
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  • Wake Forest routs winless South Carolina State 105-71

    3 days ago - By Bésame

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Cameron Hildreth scored 19 points to lead six in double figures and Wake Forest rolled to a 103-71 victory over winless South Carolina State on Wednesday night.
    Wake Forest (5-1) bounced back from its only loss this season, a 77-75 overtime defeat to LMU at the Jamaica Classic Championship on Sunday. The Demon Deacons shot 68% from the floor and made 24 of 31 free throws against South Carolina State.
    Damari Monsanto scored 16 points and Bobi Klintman had 15 points and 10 rebounds for Wake Forest. Tyree Appleby added 13 points, and Matthew Marsh and Jao Ituka had 10...
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  • Howard scores 19, Michigan turns back Jackson State 78-68

    3 days ago - By Bésame

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Jett Howard scored 19 points, making 4 of 7 3-pointers, and Michigan tuned up for a key non-conference stretch by defeating Jackson State 78-68 on Wednesday night.
    Terrance Williams scored 11 points and Kobe Bufkin added 10 points for the Wolverines. Hunter Dickinson, Michigan's leading scorer at 20.4 points per game coming in, had nine points and 12 rebounds.
    Michigan hosts No. 4 Virginia on Tuesday then heads to London for a game against Kentucky on Dec. 4 before opening Big Ten play.
    Winless Jackson State was within 12 points, at 51-39, after Coltie Young hit a...
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