Univer­sity of Texas over­comes Arkansas in over­time.

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FORT BLISS — Ker­win Roach II made two late 3-point­ers to help Texas reach over­time, where the Longhorns did just enough for a 73-71 vic­tory against Arkansas on Fri­day night in the Armed Forces Clas­sic.

Roach led Texas (2-0) with 18 points. Jeri­cho Sims added 14 points, and Dy­lan Osetkowski had 11 with 13 re­bounds.

Arkansas (0-1) got a game-high 20 points from cen­ter Daniel Gaf­ford, who also had a dou­ble­dou­ble with 12 re­bounds.

KEN­TUCKY 71 SOUTH­ERN ILLI­NOIS 59

Kel­don John­son and Im­manuel Quick­ley each scored 15 points, Nick Richards grabbed a ca­reer-high 19 re­bounds, and the No. 2 Wild­cats ral­lied in the sec­ond half to beat the Salukis in Lex­ing­ton, Ky.

TEN­NESSEE 87 LOU­I­SI­ANA-LAFAYETTE 65

Grant Wil­liams scored 31 points and pulled down 10 re­bounds for the sixth-ranked Vol­un­teers in a rout of the Ra­jin’ Ca­juns in Knoxville, Tenn.

KANSAS ST. 56, KEN­NE­SAW ST. 41

Barry Brown and Makol Maw­ien each scored 15 points, Dean Waded added 13, and the No. 12 Wild­cats stum­bled through a sea­son-open­ing win over the Owls in Man­hat­tan, Kan.

LSU 97, UNC-GREENS­BORO 91

Naz Reid scored 29 points, and Tre­mont Waters had 21 points and 10 as­sists as the No. 23 Tigers held off the Spar­tans in Ba­ton Rouge, La.

AUBURN 88, WASHINGTON 66

Chuma Okeke had 19 points and 10 re­bounds and Samir Doughty scored 18 to lead the No. 11 Tigers over the 25thranked Huskies in Auburn, Ala.

BUF­FALO 99, WEST VIR­GINIA 94

CJ Mass­in­burg had 43 points and 14 re­bounds as the Bulls up­set the No. 13 Moun­taineers in over­time at Morgantown, W.Va.

PENN 92, RICE 76

A.J. Brodeur scored 23 points, and Jake Silpe added a ca­reer­high 16 as the Quak­ers knocked off the Owls in Philadel­phia. Robert Martin scored 16 points to lead Rice (1-1).

TEXAS TECH 84 MIS­SIS­SIPPI VAL­LEY ST. 52

Da­vide Moretti had ca­reer highs with 17 points and five 3-point­ers as the Red Raiders routed the Delta Devils in Lubbock, im­prov­ing to 2-0.

UC IRVINE 74, TEXAS A&M 73

Eyassu Worku scored on a fall­ing 12-footer with 6.4 sec­onds re­main­ing, capping a fu­ri­ous rally as the Anteaters stunned the Ag­gies in Col­lege Sta­tion. Texas A&M fell to 1-1.

PRAIRIE VIEW A&M 81 SANTA CLARA 64

Gary Black­ston had 30 points, eight re­bounds and four steals, and the Pan­thers beat the Bron­cos in the teams’ sea­son opener at Santa Clara, Calif.

GE­OR­GIA TECH 88, LA­MAR 69

Bran­don Al­ston scored 17 points and Jose Al­varado scored 12 of his 14 points in the sec­ond half to lead the Yel­low Jack­ets to a vic­tory over the Car­di­nals in At­lanta. La­mar fell to 1-1.

BYU PLACED ON PRO­BA­TION

BYU was placed on pro­ba­tion for two years and must va­cate 47 wins un­der sanc­tions im­posed Fri­day by the NCAA in an im­proper-ben­e­fits case in­volv­ing guard Nick Emery. The univer­sity also said that it plans to ap­peal the de­ci­sion.

Women NOTRE DAME 103, HAR­VARD 58

Arike Ogun­bowale scored 30 points in three quar­ters as the top-ranked Ir­ish opened their na­tional ti­tle de­fense with a vic­tory over the Crim­son in South Bend, Ind.

MI­AMI 81, STEPHEN F. AUSTIN 60

Mykea Gray scored 25 points, Beat­rice Mom­premier added 14, and the No. 25 Hur­ri­canes beat the Lady­jacks in a pre­sea­son women’s NIT opener at Co­ral Gables, Fla.

PRAIRIE VIEW A&M 117 JARVIS CHRIS­TIAN 32

Do­minique New­man scored 21 points and had six steals, Shala Dob­bins and La’Neique Nealey added 16 and 14 points, re­spec­tively, and the Pan­thers dom­i­nated the Bull­dogs in their sea­son opener at Prairie View.

HOUS­TON 95, GE­OR­GIA TECH 89

Alyssa Okoene and Jas­myne Har­ris scored 26 points each, Do­rian Branch added 12, and the Cougars de­feated the Yel­low Jack­ets in dou­ble over­time at H&PE Arena to im­prove to 1-1.

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