From telling results to coach, pro news, and high school hoops scandals


#25 Syracuse upended #13 North Carolina, 61-56.

#21 Rutgers edged #19 Nebraska, 46-43.

Close ones:

#14 Texas A&M over Missouri, 55-48.

#16 Iowa holding off Ohio State, 73-65.

More results:

Illinois routed Minnesota, 95-69.

Vanderbilt squeaked by Ole Miss, 58-54.

Northwestern downed Indiana, 75-69.

Michigan pounded Michigan State, 72-59.

Pitt defeated NC State, 60-50.

Full scoreboard.

Player news:

Iowa State’s Jadda Buckley will pursue a medical redshirt after suffering a right foot stress injury.

Markisha Wright is ready when called at Notre Dame.

East Tennessee State’s Serena Clark excels off the court, where she is pursuing a double-major.

Coaching news:

With Rutgers’ win tonight, Vivian Stringer became the most winning coach in Big Ten history.

On the home court with Maryland coach Brenda Frese.

Under coach Bob Boldon, Ohio University is enjoying a dramatic turnaround.

Team news:

Georgia Tech has found success in recruiting international players.

WNBA news:

Tina Charles, Skylar Diggins and Shoni Schimmel will play in the NBA All-Star game this month.

The shooting stars competition will feature Tamika Catchings, Swin Cash, Elena Delle Donne and Sue Bird.

High school news:

Lord a mercy there’s been some scandal in high school hoops recently. Helen recaps it well.