The grind

Today’s results:

#13 Kentucky slipped by Central Michigan, 71-68.

#18 Iowa rallied to beat Dayton, 90-83.

#22 Rutgers fended off LSU, 64-57.

Seton Hall got past Penn State, 75-70.

BYU ground out a win over Nevada, 65-60.

Full scoreboard.

More news:

Northwestern coach Joe McKeown notched win 600 last night – by beating his alma mater, Kent State. Oh, the irony.

Even more: Kent State coach Danielle O’Banion has been diagnosed with early-stage lymphoma, and will begin treatment Monday.

The willingness to make changes is key for Kentucky.

Penn State is dealing with a lot of early whistles.

Tie record:

Amherst won their 99th straight home game today, tying them with UConn for the record.