Down they go

Nutty upsets tonight:

Miami upended #4 Notre Dame, 78-63, snapping the Irish’s 30-game road win streak.

Pitt didn’t just upset #8 North Carolina: they thrashed them, 84-59.

Illinois took down #17 Iowa, 73-61.

Um, what?

Close ones:

#13 Duke survived #21 Syracuse, 74-72.

#19 Nebraska got by Michigan State, 71-67.

More results:

#14 Mississippi State rolled by Arkansas, 72-57, to remain undefeated.

#7 Tennessee pounded #9 Texas A&M, 81-58.

Ohio State trounced Indiana, 103-49.

LSU dropped Vanderbilt, 64-44.

Virginia squeaked by Wake Forest, 72-70.

Full scoreboard.

Player news:

Taya Reimer will transfer from Notre Dame.

LSU’s Danielle Ballard has been reinstated.

Vicky McIntyre is back at Oklahoma State.

Shae Kelley’s tapestry of schools leads to success at Minnesota.

Lawna Kennedy is emerging as an inside force for UTEP.

Team news:

Oregon State finally returns home after a long time on the road. They face Oregon twice this weekend.

The Oregon Ducks hope to stop a long Civil War skid.