Big things still poppin’


North Carolina toppled No. 4 NC State, 76-69.

More results:

No. 1 Louisville hung on to outlast Notre Dame, 71-65. And it was Dana Evans in the clutch again that got the Cardinal over the hump.

No. 5 UCLA ran past Washington, 84-50.

No. 6 Stanford made work of Utah, 83-41.

No. 7 slipped past No. 16 Arkansas, 69-67, on a last-second layup. It was a repeat of their previous meeting.

No. 17 Indiana got their first win at Iowa since 1994, 85-72.

No. 20 DePaul held off Marquette, 87-82.

No. 22 Northwestern squeezed by Michigan State, 63-60.

In their return to the court for the first time in over a month, Rutgers dismantled Nebraska, 78-62.

Wake Forest downed Georgia Tech, 61-52, and snapped their seven-game winning streak.

Syracuse held on for a 71-67 win over Pitt.

Kansas got revenge on TCU, 82-72.

USC stopped WSU, 81-71.

All scores

Tomorrow’s game schedule

College team news:

South Carolina feels less pressure but more hunger to beat UConn tomorrow.

Iowa’s reserves stepped up today.

The issues for Kentucky are fixable, but there are plenty of them.

Iowa’s latest loss is like “a hole in the boat.”

UMass has paused all athletic activities.

George Washington is paused after a positive COVID test.

DII power rankings for the week.

College player news:

Indiana senior guard Jaelynn Penn has opted out of the rest of the season.

Sara Scalia’s resurgence is helping Minnesota get better.

College coach news:

Vivian Stringer press conference.

WNBA and USA Basketball news:

Diana Taurasi is back. Here’s why, and what it means for Phoenix fans.

Candace Parker is happy to be home but more happy to have a shot at a title.

The National Team wrapped up camp this morning.