College Basketball Roundup

Roundup: UMass men’s basketball wins on late basket

Michigan guard Jenny Ryan (right) leaves it all on the floor as she tries to beat Duke’s Alexis Jones (2) to a loose ball.
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Michigan guard Jenny Ryan (right) leaves it all on the floor as she tries to beat Duke’s Alexis Jones (2) to a loose ball.

Chaz Williams’s layup with just four seconds on the clock lifted the UMass men’s team to a 64-63 win over Siena Wednesday night in Albany, N.Y.

Williams led the Minutemen (3-2) with 23 points, and Terrell Vinson contributed 18.

Evan Hymes led Siena (2-5) with 15 points, O.D. Anosike had 13, and Rob Poole added 11.


The Saints held a 63-60 advantage with 2:04 remaining but did not score again.

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Duke 73, Ohio St. 68 — Mason Plumlee had 21 points and a career-high-tying 17 rebounds, and the No. 2 Blue Devils rallied late and held on to beat the No. 4 Buckeyes in Durham, N.C.

Rasheed Sulaimon scored 17 points and Ryan Kelly added 15 for Duke (7-0), while Deshaun Thomas led Ohio State (4-1) with 16.

Arizona 93, Northern Arizona 50 — Mark Lyons scored 18 points, Nick Johnson had 10 points and seven assists, and the No. 9 Wildcats (4-0) rolled over the Lumberjacks (2-4) in Tucson, Ariz.

Solomon Hill had 17 points and Brandon Ashley grabbed 11 rebounds for Arizona (4-0).


Boise State 83, Creighton 70 — Derrick Marks scored a career-high 35 points as the Broncos (5-1) upset the 11th-ranked Bluejays (6-1) in Omaha, Neb., their first regular-season November home loss since 1989.

Miami 67, Michigan St. 59 — Trey McKinney Jones’s career-high 18 points led the Hurricanes (4-1) past the No. 13 Spartans (5-2) in Coral Gables, Fla.

BU 74, Coastal Carolina 44 — Maurice Watson Jr. scored a game-high 15 points and D.J. Irving 14 as the Terriers (1-5) blew past the Chanticleers (2-4) in a nonconference game at Case Gym

BU held Anthony Raffa, who came in as the leading scorer in Division 1 at 26.0 points per game, to just 8.

Maine 76, Northeastern 73 — Justin Edwards scored 29 points on 11-of-12 shooting to help the Black Bears (2-4) knock off the Huskies (4-3) in a nonleague game at Matthews Arena.



UConn 101, Colgate 41 — Brianna Banks scored a career-high 20 points and Stefanie Dolson added 18 to the lead the No. 2 Huskies (6-0) to a rout of the Raiders (2-4) at the XL Center in Hartford.

Duke 71, Michigan 54 — Chelsea Gray and Elizabeth Williams each had 19 points as the No. 4 Blue Devils (5-0) beat the Wolverines (5-2) in Ann Arbor, Mich.

Harvard 63, UNH 44 — Victoria Lippert finished with a game-high 21 points, including 17 in the second half, to help the Crimson (5-2) cruise over the Wildcats (3-2) at Lavietes Pavilion.

Christine Clark added 13 points and game-highs in rebounds (eight) and assists (four).

Northwestern 67, BC 63 — Junior forward Katie Zenevitch had a career-high 22 points, including 12 for 12 from the free throw line, but the Eagles (4-3) fell to the Wildcats (6-0) at Conte Forum.

Kerri Shields scored 11 points and Nicole Boudreau added 10 for BC.

Holy Cross 57, Central Conn. 56 — Junior guard Brisje Malone (11 points) sank a buzzer-beater from 17 feet to lift the Crusaders (3-3) over the Blue Devils (2-3) at the Hart Center.