Some big performances, on and off the court

Today’s upset:

Temple edged #19 South Florida, 68-66.

More results:

UTEP posted a big win over Western Kentucky, 85-78, to take sole possession of first place in the C-USA. The Topper’s 15-game home court winning streak was snapped.

Duquesne took down Davidson, 77-62, for their tenth straight road win of the season. They are 21-2.

Army topped Loyola, 52-44, for their ninth straight win.

#6 Texas bettered Iowa State, 65-49.

#20 Oklahoma rolled past TCU, 77-64.

West Virginia took care of Kansas State, 64-44.

BYU blew by St. Mary’s, 65-44.

Yikes: Air Force is 0-22.

All 111 scores.


UAlbany’s Shereesha Richards became the school’s leading scorer, men or women, in today’s win over Vermont.

Team news:

Texas Tech wants to take the season off repeat mode.

Player news:

Mild-mannered UConn point guard Moriah Jefferson creates an alter ego for the court.

Freshman Megan Gustafson is making a difference for Iowa.

Things are coming into focus for Kentucky’s Batouly Camara.

Jewelyn Sawyer has found her comfort zone at Long Beach State.

Coach news:

One-on-one with South Carolina coach Dawn Staley.

Washington coach Mike Neighbors has praise for Oregon State.

WNBA news:

Dream forward Angel McCoughtry is dispelling stereotypes about lesbians.

Fever forward Tamika Catchings interned for a few weeks at the offices of the NBA.

High school news:

The NCAA’s Anucha Browne visited the girls basketball team that saw the rest of their season canceled after a brawl.