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Palmer scores 19, leads Huskers in 72-52 rout of…

James Palmer Jr. scores 19, Isaiah Roby had a career-high 14 and Nebraska beat No. 23 Michigan 72-52 for its first win over the Wolverines since joining the Big Ten

Landale leads Saint Mary's to upset of No. 13…

Jock Landale had 26 points and 12 rebounds, and Saint Mary's beat No. 13 Gonzaga 74-71 to take sole possession of first place in the West Coast Conference

Oklahoma's Young, Duke's Bagley lead list of top…

Oklahoma's Trae Young, Duke's Marvin Bagley III and Arizona's Deandre Ayton lead the list of top performers in college basketball as the season crosses its midway point

Oklahoma's Mayfield takes Manning Award as nation…

Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield has been named the 2017 Manning Award winner after a season in which he passed for 4,627 yards and 43 touchdowns

No. 10 Jayhawks back on top of Big 12 with fresh…

Kansas has always relied on skilled big men, defense and rebounding to win the Big 12 title, but the script has been different for the run-and-gun Jayhawks this season

Cunningham leads No. 11 Mizzou women past Ole Miss 67-48

Sophie Cunningham scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and No. 11 Missouri hit 12 3-pointers to roll to a 67-48 win over Mississippi, giving the Tigers their best start in program history

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New coach, healthy star push Buckeyes to…

A new coach and a healthy star are taking Ohio State to unexpected heights

Missouri uses late run to beat No. 21 Tennessee…

Kevin Puryear had 12 points and 10 rebounds, and Missouri rallied in the second half to beat No. 21 Tennessee 59-55

No. 10 South Carolina women bounce back, beat Vandy 95-82

Alexis Jennings scored a season-high 27 points and 10th-ranked South Carolina beat Vanderbilt 95-82 despite the banged-up Gamecocks' injury list growing longer

Roach scores 20 as Texas beats No. 8 Texas Tech…

Kerwin Roach II scored 20 points in a surprise return to the lineup and Texas upset No. 8 Texas Tech 67-58 Wednesday night

Milton scores 33, lifts SMU over No. 7 Wichita…

Shake Milton hit five 3-pointers en route to a career-best 33 points and SMU beat No. 7 Wichita State 83-78

Hillsman, Carter lead No. 16 A&M women past Tide 73-54

Khaalia Hillsman and Chennedy Carter scored 20 points apiece and No. 16 Texas A&M defeated Alabama 73-54

Ex-Cal G Clarendon sues university alleging…

Former California women's basketball player and current WNBA guard Layshia Clarendon has filed a lawsuit against Cal claiming she was sexually assaulted by a longtime member of the athletic department

No. 1 Villanova leads by 44, beats Ewing…

Top-ranked Villanova led by as many as 44 points and gave Georgetown coach Patrick Ewing a rude welcome back to the schools' rivalry by beating the Hoyas 88-56

Ogunbowale's 27 points lead No. 5 Irish over No. 6 Lady Vols

Arike Ogunbowale scored 27 points, and No. 5 Notre Dame completed its largest-ever comeback to beat No. 6 Tennessee 84-70

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Oregon AD Mullens new playoff selection committee…

Oregon athletic director Rob Mullens will be the new chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee, starting next season; three new Power Five ADs will join the 13-member panel

Quarterback's death permeates NCAA convention…

Police are interviewing Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski's friends and people who knew him to try to learn why he apparently took his life

Page gives Penn St women 70-67 win over No. 25 Rutgers

Teniya Page made 4 of 5 free throws with a second left and finished with 34 points to lead Penn State to a 70-67 win over No. 25 Rutgers

No. 2 Louisville women stay undefeated, top Pittsburgh 77-51

Myisha Hines-Allen got 13 points and a career-high 18 rebounds as No. 2 Louisville stayed undefeated, beating Pittsburgh 77-51 for its NCAA-leading 20th win of the season. Hines-Allen shot 5 for 11 and also had four assists

UConn women extend conference win streak, top…

Azura Stevens came off the bench to score 22 points and lead top-ranked UConn to a closer-than-expected 78-60 win over Tulsa

Gorecki, Brown lead No. 15 Duke women past Va. Tech 86-75

Haley Gorecki scored a career-high 28 points, Lexie Brown added 23 to surpass 1,000 for her career and No. 15 Duke defeated Virginia Tech 86-75

No. 23 Green Bay women blank Titans in 2nd period, win 85-27

Frankie Wurtz scored 15 points, Jessica Lindstrom added 14 points and nine rebounds and No. 23 Green Bay rolled over to an 85-27 victory over Detroit Mercy on Thursday night after holding the Titans scoreless in the second period

Wright, Thomas rally No. 12 FSU women past Wake 81-79 in OT

Imani Wright made nine 3-pointers and scored 31 points, Shakayla Thomas added 28, including all six of Florida State's points in overtime, and the 12th-ranked Seminoles rallied from 15 points down in the fourth quarter to defeat Wake Forest 81-79

Travis, Da Silva lead Stanford past No. 16 Arizona St. 86-77

Oscar Da Silva scored eight of his 14 points in the final four minutes and Stanford held on to beat No. 16 Arizona State 86-77 on Wednesday night.

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No. 14 Arizona overcomes slow start, runs past Cal 79-58

Deandre Ayton had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 14 Arizona overcame a slow, sloppy start to beat California 79-58

No. 24 TCU snaps 3-game skid with 96-73 over Iowa State

Vladimir Brodziansky had 26 points and No. 24 TCU snapped a three-game losing streak with a 96-73 win over Iowa State

Reserve Harrell leads Creighton past No. 19 Pirates 80-63

Marcus Foster scored 25 points and reserve Ronnie Harrell Jr. had a career-high 18, and Creighton never trailed in an 80-63 win over No. 19 Seton Hall