LAWRENCE, Kan. — Kansas, a college basketball powerhouse that defeated fellow blueblood Kentucky by three points on Tuesday, survived a major scare from a mid-major opponent on Saturday afternoon at near-empty Allen Fieldhouse.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Chase Audige scored 20 points and Robbie Beran added 19 and Northwestern ran past Chicago State 111-66 on Saturday, the most points the Wildcats have scored in more than 20 years.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Theo Akwuba and Dou Gueye each had 17 points and 11 rebounds, and Louisiana-Lafayette beat LSU-Shreveport 84-73 on Saturday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Haley Jones had 25 points, seven rebounds and seven assists to help No. 2 Stanford rout UNLV 101-54 on Saturday.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Jacob Nicolds had 14 points and nine rebounds as Dixie State easily beat Saint Katherine College 86-48 on Saturday.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — George Dixon scored the winning putback in the final seconds, Josiah Wallace scored 27 points, and Eastern Illinois defeated Green Bay 93-91 in double overtime on Saturday.
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The blueblood nature of Kansas means coach Bill Self rarely needs to mine the junior college ranks for talent.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Tajion Jones had 24 points as UNC-Asheville rolled past South Carolina State 77-56 on Saturday.
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Isaiah Ross had a career-high 33 points as Iona beat Hofstra 82-74 on Saturday.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — David Duke had 28 points and Nate Watson added 20 points as Providence topped Fairleigh Dickinson 79-67 on Saturday.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — K.J. Walton had 25 points as Ball St. narrowly defeated Illinois-Chicago 68-66 on Saturday.
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Tim Finke tallied 13 points and 11 rebounds to carry Wright St. to a 71-47 win over Miami (Ohio) on Saturday.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Matt Pile had 13 points and 10 rebounds, and scored on a two-handed dunk in the final second of overtime to carry Nebraska Omaha to a 65-63 win over Southern Illinois-Edwardsville on Saturday.
VESTAL, N.Y. (AP) — Michael Cubbage scored 18 points and Marist edged Binghamton 68-65 in overtime on Saturday in the season opener for both teams.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Nah’Shon Hyland registered 14 points as VCU defeated Mount St. Mary’s 60-42 on Saturday.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — David Jean-Baptiste tied his career high with 25 points as Chattanooga beat Northern Kentucky 79-72 on Saturday.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Shelby Adams registered 15 points as Texas State defeated Incarnate Word 72-64 on Saturday.
CHICAGO (AP) — Tate Hall had 17 points as Loyola of Chicago easily won its season opener, beating Lewis 76-48 on Saturday.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Chris Joyce tied his career high with 23 points as Air Force topped Lamar 59-44 on Saturday.
CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Dre Marin and Tevian Jones scored 19 points apiece as Southern Utah narrowly defeated Montana 75-74 on Saturday. Maizen Fausett added 16 points for the Thunderbirds. Fausett also had nine rebounds.
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Emmanuel Bandoumel hit a short jump shot with less than a second left to lift SMU to a 66-64 win over Dayton on Saturday.
Fairfield (0-3) vs. Hartford (2-2)
UNC Wilmington (2-1) vs. East Carolina (3-0)
Coppin State (0-2) vs. Drexel (2-1)
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — John-Michael Wright scored 23 points and Lydell Elmore added 21 points as High Point defeated North Florida 85-74 on Saturday.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — James Akinjo scored 15 points, Dalen Terry had a steal and the clinching free throws with five seconds left and Arizona edged Eastern Washington 70-67 on Saturday.
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jayden Gardner had 20 points and eight rebounds as East Carolina topped Radford 63-50 on Saturday.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Mike Bothwell had 26 points as Furman easily defeated College of Charleston 81-57 on Saturday.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Kevin Anderson had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Ebby Asamoah added 20 points as Delaware narrowly beat Salem University 79-76 on Saturday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — James Bishop had 20 points as George Washington topped Coppin State 85-69 on Saturday.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Rudy Fitzgibbons III had 13 points to lead five The Citadel players in double figures as the Bulldogs rolled past Toccoa Falls 100-58 on Saturday.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Bryce Fowler had 17 points to lead five Sacramento State players in double figures as the Hornets beat Idaho 73-57 on Saturday.
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston coach Kelvin Sampson and his son, assistant coach Kellen Sampson, will sit out Saturday because of COVID-19 concerns when the No. 10 Cougars host South Carolina.
Bethel (TN) vs. UT Martin (1-0)
LSU-Shreveport vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (1-1)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Coaches Mark Few of Gonzaga and Scott Drew of Baylor scheduled Saturday's game for all the right seasons.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Virginia women's basketball game at George Washington scheduled for Sunday has been canceled because injuries left the Cavaliers with just six available players.
MACON, Ga. (AP) — Maciej Bender scored 19 points as Mercer romped past Columbia International 88-62 on Saturday.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Darius McGhee hit five 3-pointers, scored 21 points and Liberty easily defeated NAIA member Bluefield College 86-64 on Saturday.
Southern Wesleyan vs. Mercer (4-0)
College of Coastal Georgia vs. Mercer (4-0)
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Indiana State University officials are celebrating the re-opening of the Hulman Center after a two-year, $50-million renovation project.
New Mexico State (2-0) vs. Santa Clara (4-0)
LEXINGTON, Ky. — In a normal year, star Wisconsin recruit Brandin Podziemski might have received some recognition in the national rankings a little earlier.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Matthew Hurt scored 24 points and accounted for six of Duke's 13 3-pointers, and the No. 6 Blue Devils used a 19-2 run in the second half to cruise past Bellarmine 76-54 on Friday night.
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech coach Chris Beard said it wasn't a scramble to find Troy as a replacement opponent in a matter of days when both schools had games called off because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona had stretches of offensive consistency, struggled keeping UCLA off the offensive glass and had some defensive breakdowns in transition.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Eugene Omoruyi put together another strong game for No. 21 Oregon, and coach Dana Altman is eager to see what he does next.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joe Quintana had a career-high 20 points as Loyola Marymount easily defeated Long Beach State 85-61 on Friday night.
SEATTLE — For the first time since 2002 — when Lorenzo Romar took over — the Washington men's basketball team has started a season 0-3.