Sunday’s Den: Wrapping up a basketball Saturday…….

13) ACC:
— North Carolina 94, Florida 74— UNC led 62-24 at halftime. 62, to. 24.
— Miami 76, Wake Forest 72— Deacons led by 13 late in first half.
— Pitt 71, NC State 69— Panthers snap an 0-12 skid against NC State.
— Duke/Notre Dame are tied for first, game ahead of Miami/UNC.

12) Big X:
— Kansas 71, Oklahoma 69— Sooners led by 5 with 8:45 left.
— Baylor 80, Texas 62— Bears lost big man Jonathan Tchatchoua to a leg injury.
— Jayhawks lead Baylor by a game, Texas Tech by two games.

11) SEC:
— Alabama 68, Arkansas 67— Hogs shot 32.7% inside arc; they had won 9 in a row.
— LSU 69, Mississippi State 65— Tigers win for third time in last nine games.
— Auburn leads Kentucky by a game, Tennessee by two games.

10) AAC:
— Memphis 69, Houston 59— Cougars’ 37-game home win streak ends.
— SMU 80, East Carolina 66— Mustangs won their last five games.
— Houston/SMU are tied for first place in AAC.

9) Pac-12:
— USC 67, UCLA 64— Trojans won without their best big man, Mobley.
— California 78, Oregon 64— 13-point dog Golden Bears shot 61% inside arc.
— Arizona leads UCLA by game, USC/Oregon by three games.

8) Big East:
— Providence 76, DePaul 73 OT— DePaul has five Big East losses by 7 or less points.
— Villanova 73, Seton Hall 67— Pirates led by 7 with 10:58 left.
— 21-2 Providence leads Villanova by two games atop Big East.

7) Upsets of the Day:
— Little Rock (+14) 66, Troy 62
— California (+13) 78, Oregon 64
— Arizona State (+11.5) 58, Washington State 55
— Idaho (+10.5) 83, Weber State 79
— Memphis (+10) 69, Houston 59
— Citadel (+9) 83, VMI 79
— Rutgers (+8.5) 73, Wisconsin 65
— Cal-Northridge (+8) 71, Cal-Bakersfield 65

6) Big 14:
— Rutgers 73, Wisconsin 65— Badgers were 4-19 on arc, 9-17 on foul line.
— Ohio State 68, Michigan 57— Liddell scored 28 points, was 11-11 on line.
— Illinois leads Purdue/Wisconsin by half-game, Michigan State by one game.

5) Missouri Valley:
— Bradley 68, Drake 59— Braves won seven of last eight games.
— Missouri State 84, Valparaiso 66— Bears made 12-23 on the arc.
— Northern Iowa leads Loyola by half-game, Missouri State by one game.

4) Atlantic-14:
— Rhode Island 72, Davidson 65— Rams snap six-game losing skid.
— Dayton 80, George Washington 54—17-8 Dayton is nation’s least experienced team.
— Davidson leads Dayton/VCU by game, Saint Louis by 1.5 games.

3) Southern Conference:
— Chattanooga 64, Furman 58— Paladins led by 11 with 15:25 left in game.
— Samford 77, East Tennessee State 73— Bulldogs won five of last six games.
— Chattanooga has 3-game lead over Furman; SoCon tournament will be the big thing.

2) Ivy League:
— Yale 84, Columbia 59— Bulldogs won six in row, eight of last nine games.
— Penn 84, Harvard 72— Quakers made 13 of 22 3-point shots.
— Yale leads Penn by half-game, Princeton by a full game.

1) Sun Belt
— Little Rock 66, Troy 62— Freshman PG Smith scored 15 points, played all 40:00
— Texas State 63, UL-Monroe 54— Bobcats won last five games, giving up 62 ppg.
— Texas State leads Troy/Appalachian State by game in loss column. 

Author: Armadillo Sports

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