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Roundup: Louisville rolls over Hartford

Montrezl Harrell had 20 points and nine rebounds for Louisville.

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Montrezl Harrell had 20 points and nine rebounds for Louisville.

Montrezl Harrell had 20 points and nine rebounds to lead No. 3 Louisville to an easy 87-48 win over Hartford in the Hall of Fame Tipoff on Tuesday night in Louisville, Ky.

Russ Smith added 14 points as the Cardinals (4-0) extended their winning streak to 20 games dating to last season’s run to the national title. Chris Jones and reserve Chane Behanan added 11 points apiece.

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Louisville shot 50 percent from the field, outrebounded Hartford, 35-29, and forced 25 turnovers.

Mark Nwakamma scored 16 points for the Hawks (2-3) and reserve Yasin Kolo finished with 12.

Arizona 87, Rhode Island 59 — Nick Johnson had 20 points, a career-high 10 rebounds, and 6 assists to lead the No. 5 Wildcats to a rout of the visiting Rams and a trip to New York City for the NIT Season Tip-off semifinals.

Brandon Ashley added 16 points, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson 13, and Aaron Gordon 12 for the Wildcats (5-0), who play Drexel in the tournament semifinals Nov. 27 in Madison Square Garden.

Xavier Munford scored 20 on 6 for 16 shooting for the Rams (3-2), who never led in losing their 21st straight against a ranked team.

Yale 80, Sacred Heart 65 — Javier Duren and Nick Victor each scored 16 points and all five starters reached double-figure scoring for the Bulldogs (2-2), who won their home opener.

Evan Kelly scored a game-high 22 points for Sacred Heart (0-4) and Leo Vincent added 14 and Chris Evans 13.

The Pioneers had defeated Yale in four of their last five meetings.

NJIT 88, Maine 82 — Damon Lynn scored 24 points and four other players reached double figures for the Highlanders (3-2) in a victory over the host Bears (1-3).

Dimitry Coronel had a game-high 29 points to lead Maine.

Brown 87, UMass-Lowell 76 — Dockery Walker scored 17 points, Rafael Maia had 14 rebounds, and the visiting Bears (3-1) beat the River Hawks (0-4) in the first meeting between the schools.

Kansas 86, Iona 66 — Perry Ellis scored 21 points, freshman Joel Embiid had 16 points and 13 rebounds, and the No. 2 Jayhawks (3-0) used a big late run to pull away from the Gaels (1-2).

Kentucky 105, Texas-Arlington 76 — James Young scored 26 points, including five 3-pointers, Julius Randle added 22 points with 10 rebounds, and the No. 4 Wildcats (4-1) rolled over the visiting Mavericks (2-3).

Duke 83, East Carolina 74 — Rodney Hood scored a career-high 30 points, freshman Jabari Parker added 21 points and nine rebounds, and the No. 6 Blue Devils (4-1) survived a tougher-than-expected fight from the visiting Pirates (4-1) in the NIT Season Tipoff.

Duke led by a single point with about seven minutes left.

Oklahoma State 101, Memphis 80 — Marcus Smart scored a career-high 39 points and the No. 7 Cowboys (4-0) raced past the No. 11 Tigers in Stillwater, Okla.

Wisconsin 103, North Dakota 85 — Frank Kaminsky scored a school-record 43 points, and the No. 12 Badgers (4-0) shot a blistering 59 percent from the field in trouncing visiting UND (2-2).

Women

Harvard 64, Fla. International 52 — Senior captain Christine Clark had 21 points on 7-of-15 shooting, Temi Fagbenle had 13 rebounds, and the host Crimson (4-1) rallied from a 32-23 halftime deficit to beat the Panthers (0-4).

Yale 78, BU 68 — Rashidat Agboola and Danielle Callahan each scored 13 points as the visiting Bulldogs (3-1) opened an 8-point lead at the half and held off the Terriers (1-3).

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