Surprises few, intrigue high

#4 Mississippi State thumped Vanderbilt, 86-41.

#17 NC State got past Georgia Tech in overtime, 75-67.

#24 Tennessee ran past Missouri in the fourth quarter, 77-66.

Iowa edged Michigan State in overtime, 87-83.

Florida hung on to defeat Arkansas, 57-53. It was the fifth straight loss for the Razorbacks.

Kentucky pulled away from Georgia, 66-56.

LSU downed Ole Miss, 62-51.

All scores.

Tomorrow’s schedule.