NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Christian Vital scored 28 points and Isaiah Whaley finished with a double-double and UConn beat Tulane 80-76 to end American Athletic Conference play. The two squads will face off again in the opening round of the conference tournament, which starts Thursday in Fort Worth, Texas. The Huskies, winners of eight of their last 10, are seeded fifth while Tulane is a 12 seed. The Green Wave led 41-39 at halftime. Eighteen seconds into the second half, Whaley converted a three-point play and the Huskies never trailed again. Christion Thompson led Tulane with 21 points.
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Jarrett Culver scored 26 points and was one of six Texas Tech players to make multiple 3-pointers as the No. 14 Red Raiders overwhelmed No. 12 Kansas 91-62 on Saturday night. […]
By CHRIS BURROWS Associated Press OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi guard Devontae Shuler managed to smile when he considered the final statistics in the post-game press conference and admitted, “It feels good to be averaging […]