First day games deliver plenty of “wow” moments

The wows:

Cal edged Fordham, 64-63.

A last-second trey lifted St. John’s over USC, 71-68.

Oklahoma outlasted DePaul, 104-100, in the highest-scoring game in Tournament history.

BYU upset higher-seeded North Carolina State, 72-57.

Florida State also pulled an upset, 55-44 over Iowa State.

Oklahoma State needed an overtime to get by Florida Gulf Coast, 61-60.

Arizona State upended Vanderbilt, 61-60.

Stanford downed South Dakota, 81-62, which included Cardinal star forward Chiney Ogwumike becoming the Pac-12 all-time scoring leader.

In the “no surprises” department:

Tennessee 70, Northwestern State, 46.

Notre Dame 93, Robert Morris 42.

Baylor 87, Western Kentucky 74.

Kentucky 106, Wright State 60.

Nebraska 74, Fresno State 55.

Duke 87, Winthrop 45.

Purdue 84, Akron 55.

Syracuse 59, Chattanooga 53.