As the games turn……


Wake Forest over #18 Florida State, 80-72.

Close ones:

#6 Kentucky survived #20 Texas A&M, 65-62.

#11 North Carolina barely made it past North Carolina State, 70-66.

Saint Mary’s edged Gonzaga, 54-51.

SMU slipped by Tulane, 62-56.

Solid wins:

#18 South Carolina 64, Vanderbilt 48.

#13 Georgia 95, Alabama 83.


#9 Tennessee 84, Missouri 39.

#4 Duke 82, Clemson 45.

#10 Maryland 84, Miami 62.

Several West coast games are still in progress, but here’s today’s scoreboard so far.

Tomorrow night, the Pac-12 is in full effect (!!) Yours truly will be there like the Jackson Five.


Louisiana Tech collected the program’s 500th win at home tonight in defeating Texas State.

In last night’s victory, UConn set a new program record for most three-point shots in a game: 41.

College bonus:

Penn State’s Gizelle Studevent was bullied as a teen. She has begun speaking to middle school students against bullying.

WNBA bonus:

Mike Thibault is settling in to his new job as Washington Mystics coach.