Letting the flames die down


Virginia Tech upended No. 16 Duke, 65-54.

Upsets avoided:

No. 7 Arizona 55, Oregon State 53

No. 12 LSU 87, Missouri 85 (OT)

No. 15 Georgia Tech 68, Florida State 64

More results:

No. 1 South Carolina 65, Texas A&M 45

No. 3 Louisville 84, Syracuse 71

No. 4 NC State 66, Virginia 43

No. 5 Tennessee 65, Vanderbilt 51

No. 6 Indiana 72, Nebraska 65

No. 11 Michigan 74, Penn State 57

No. 18 BYU 78, St. Mary’s 36

No. 20 Notre Dame 74, Wake Forest 64

Iowa 79, Purdue 66

Ole Miss 86, Alabama 56

Florida 68, Auburn 63

Boston College 75, Pitt 64

Northern Iowa 74, Missouri State 65

Northwestern 68, Rutgers 63

Gonzaga 92, Pacific 51

All scores

Tomorrow’s game schedule

College team news:

USC found momentum after their COVID stoppage, while UCLA struggles.

After three weeks on COVID pause, Washington returns to action this weekend.

Marquette is showing mental resiliency after a COVID pause and a rough three weeks.

Dayton won last night, with help from Uber.

Green Bay has canceled their games this week due to a COVID outbreak.

College player news:

Colorado’s Jaylyn Sherrod has a fearlessness about her.

College coach news:

Lindsay Gottlieb’s focus on the moment has lead to early results at USC.

A look at the journey of Maryland associate head coach Karen Blair.

WNBA news:

Sue Bird is at the center of a new documentary.

WNBA free agency predictions.