No. 20 Texas Tech holds off Mem­phis

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MI­AMI — Tariq Owens had 13 points and 11 re­bounds and tied a ca­reer high with eight blocks, Jar­rett Cul­ver scored 14 of his 20 points in the sec­ond half, and No. 20 Texas Tech ral­lied to beat Mem­phis 78-67 on Sat­ur­day at the HoopHall Mi­ami In­vi­ta­tional.

De­shawn Cor­prew scored 12 points, and Bran­done Fran­cis added 10 for Texas Tech (7-0), which has won all seven of its games this sea­son by dou­ble dig­its.

The Red Raiders were down 57-45 with 9:05 left, then went on a 24-6 run over the next 6½ min­utes to take con­trol and stave off the up­set bid.

GON­ZAGA 103 CREIGHTON 92

Zach Norvell Jr. scored 23 of his ca­reer-high 28 points in the sec­ond half, and the No. 1 Bull­dogs wiped out an early dou­bledigit deficit to beat the Blue­jays in Omaha, Neb.

KANSAS 90, STAN­FORD 84

Lager­ald Vick hit the ty­ing 3-poin­ter in the clos­ing sec­onds of reg­u­la­tion, and then had eight of his 27 points in over­time to lead the No. 2 Jay­hawks to win over the Car­di­nal in Lawrence, Kan.

MICHI­GAN 76, PUR­DUE 57

Jor­dan Poole scored 21 points as part of a bal­anced of­fense, and the No. 7 Wolver­ines were stingy on de­fense in a win over the 19th-ranked Boil­er­mak­ers in Ann Ar­bor, Mich..

MAR­QUETTE 83 KANSAS ST. 71

Markus Howard scored 45 points and went 19-of-21 from the foul line, and the host Golden Ea­gles used tight de­fense to hand the 12th-ranked Wild­cats their first loss.

ARI­ZONA ST. 83 TEXAS SOUTH­ERN 71

Zy­lan Cheatham had 14 points, 13 re­bounds and 10 as­sists for the sec­ond triple-dou­ble in school his­tory, lift­ing the Sun Devils to a win over the Tigers in Tempe, Ariz.

WI­CHITA ST. 71, BAY­LOR 63

Sa­ma­jae Haynes-Jones had 21 points and 10 re­bounds, and the Shock­ers held on to de­feat the vis­it­ing Bears (5-3).

LOUISIANA TECH 85 HOUS­TON BAP­TIST 78

An­thony Du­ruji scored 15 points, and the Bull­dogs beat the Huskies in Rus­ton, La. Ian DuBose scored 19 to lead HBU (2-4).

STEPHEN F. AUSTIN 66 MIL­WAU­KEE 51

Kevon Har­ris had 15 points and 10 re­bounds to lead the Lum­ber­jacks (5-2) over the Pan­thers in the con­so­la­tion game of the Go­liath bracket at the Bas­ket­ball Hall of Fame Belfast Clas­sic in Belfast, North­ern Ire­land.

MUR­RAY ST. 83 PRAIRIE VIEW A&M 67

Ja Mo­rant scored 25 points, and the Rac­ers beat the Pan­thers (1-7) in Mur­ray, Ky.

LIT­TLE ROCK 79 SAM HOUS­TON ST. 52

Rayjon Tucker scored 33 points, and the Tro­jans beat the Bear­kats (3-6) in Lit­tle Rock, Ark.

Women HOUS­TON 84 EAST TEN­NESSEE ST. 77

Tatyana Hill scored a ca­reer-high 18 points, An­gela Har­ris added 15, and the Cougars de­feated the Buc­ca­neers in John­son City, Tenn., to wrap up a short two-game road trip and im­prove to 4-5.

RICE 67, NEW OR­LEANS 56

Er­ica Og­wu­mike scored a sea­son-high 28 points and grabbed 11 re­bounds, and the Owls (5-2) beat the Pri­va­teers at Tu­dor Field­house for their fifth straight win.

SAM HOUS­TON ST. 94 ST. THOMAS 46

Jenniffer Ora­mas had 18 points, 11 as­sists and eight steals, and the Bear­kats (4-3) routed the Celts (2-4) in Huntsville.

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