Men’s college basketball | top 25 results | saturday
No. 1 Duke 80, No. 13 Florida State 78
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Cam Reddish hit a 3-pointer with 0.8 seconds left to lead No. 1 Duke past No. 13 Florida State 80-78 on Saturday.
Reddish caught the ball on the wing off the inbounds pass and made a wide open 3-pointer to ensure Duke (14-1, 3-0 ACC) would win its ninth straight game. He finished with 23 points on 9-of15 shooting.
No. 3 Tennessee 78, Florida 67
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Grant Williams scored 20 points, Jordan Bowden added 17 off the bench and No. 3 Tennessee rallied to beat Florida for its 10th consecutive victory.
Admiral Schofield, who sat out much of the second half with four fouls, provided the biggest bucket with a 3-pointer from the corner with 41.3 seconds remaining. Jalen Hudson misfired on the other end, and the Gators were forced to foul in the waning seconds. Schofield’s shot came after Williams appeared to get away with a travel in the lane.
No. 4 Virginia 63, Clemson 43
CLEMSON, S.C. — Kyle Guy had 13 points, De’andre Hunter scored 12 and No. 4 Virginia improved to 15-0.
No. 5 Gonzaga at San Francisco, late No. 7 Kansas 73, Baylor 68
WACO, Texas — Lagerald Vick scored 18 points with six 3-pointers on his 22nd birthday and No. 7 Kansas held on to beat Baylor.
Vick hit two of his 3s in an 11-3 run in the final 1:44 of the first half for the Jayhawks (14-2, 3-1 Big 12) to put them up by 10. Kansas then held a double-digit lead for most of the second half until the Bears (9-6, 1-2) had eight consecutive points in the final minute.
No. 8 Texas Tech 68, Texas, 62
AUSTIN, Texas — Matt Mooney scored 22 points to lead No. 8 Texas Tech over Texas for the Red Raiders’ first win in Austin since 1996.
Jordan Culver scored 14 points and had seven assists for Texas Tech (15-1, 4-0 Big 12), whose last win in Austin came when both schools were in the old Southwest Conference.
No. 10 Nevada 74, Fresno State 64
FRESNO — Caleb Martin scored 27 points, including two free throws with 54.6 seconds remaining, and No. 10 Nevada held on to beat Fresno State.
Martin also added nine rebounds, and Jordan Caroline had 19 points and 16 rebounds for the Wolfpack (16-1, 3-1 Mountain West), who have won two straight since losing at unranked New Mexico on Jan. 5.
No. 11 Auburn 93, Georgia 78
AUBURN, Ala. — Jared Harper had 22 points and seven assists while he and No. 11 Auburn rebounded from a rough night to beat Georgia.
Harper and the Tigers (12-3, 1-1 Southeastern Conference) looked sharper at home than in an 82-67 loss at Mississippi, but still struggled to put away a team that was blown away by No. 3 Tennessee a week ago.
Louisville 83, No. 12 North Carolina 62
Roy Williams suffered his worst home loss in 16 seasons with North Carolina as Louisville stunned the 12th-ranked Tar Heels.
Connecticut transfer Steven Enoch had season highs of 17 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Cardinals. Dwayne Sutton added 17 points and 10 rebounds while flirting with at triple-double, and Louisville (11-5, 2-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) bounced back from a frustrating loss to long-struggling Pittsburgh.
Mississippi 81, No. 14 Mississippi State 77
STARKVILLE, Miss. — Blake Hinson scored a career-high 26 points, Breein Tyree added 19 and Mississippi rallied past No. 14 Mississippi State.
Ole Miss (13-2, 3-0 Southeastern Conference) won its 10th straight game, continuing its surprising run of great basketball under first-year coach Kermit Davis.
No. 15 N.C. State 86, Pittsburgh 80
RALEIGH, N.C. — DJ Funderburk scored 12 of his 18 points in the second half and No. 15 North Carolina State beat Pittsburgh. Devon Daniels scored 19 points, Eric Lockett added 12 of his 17 points after halftime, and Torin Dorn finished with 12 for the Wolfpack (14-2, 2-1 Atlantic Coast Conference).
Iowa 72, No. 16 Ohio State 62
IOWA CITY, Iowa — Luka Garza scored 16 points, Tyler Cook had 15 points with eight rebounds and Iowa rolled past No. 16 Ohio State, handing the Buckeyes their third straight loss.
No. 17 Houston 79, Wichita State 70
HOUSTON — Corey Davis
Jr. had 20 points, Armoni Brooks added 14 and No. 17 Houston rebounded from its first loss of the season to beat Wichita State.
Davis and Brooks combined to hit eight 3-pointers — seven in the second half — and the Cougars (16-1, 3-1 American) overcame a five-point halftime deficit for their 29th straight home victory. Dejon Jarreau had 13 points, and Fabian White Jr. added 12.
No. 18 Kentucky 56, Vanderbilt 47
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Ashton Hagans and Keldon Johnson each scored 15 points and combined to rally No. 18 Kentucky from another slow start.
Perimeter shooting propelled the Commodores to a 16-5 lead and 30-28 edge at the break. Johnson and Hagans then combined to score the first seven points of the second half for the Wildcats’ first lead at 35-30.
No. 19 Buffalo 88, Miami (Ohio) 64
AMHERST, N.Y. — Jeremy Harris scored 17 points and No. 19 Buffalo shook off a cold-shooting start to cruise past Miami (Ohio).
Kansas State 58, No. 20 Iowa State 57
AMES, Iowa — Barry Brown hit a layup with four seconds left and Kansas State stunned No. 20 Iowa State, handing the Cyclones their second straight loss. Brown had 23 points to lead the Wildcats (12-4, 2-2 Big 12), who closed the game on a 10-2 run for their first road win of the year.
No. 21 Marquette 70, Seton Hall 66
MILWAUKEE — Markus Howard scored 26 points, Sacar Anim had 14 and No. 21 Marquette staved off a second-half rally to beat Seton Hall.
No. 23 Oklahoma 76, No. 25 TCU 74
NORMAN, Okla. — Kristian Doolittle hit a runner with less than three seconds left, lifting No. 23 Oklahoma over No. 25 TCU.
Depaul 79, No. 24 St. John’s 71
NEW YORK — Femi Olujobi had 27 points and eight rebounds in his New York homecoming and Depaul pulled away from No. 24 St. John’s, beating the short-handed Red Storm for its first win over a ranked team in almost three years.