It’s beginning to look a lot like the heart of the season

Today’s results:

No. 3 Ohio State 81, Northwestern 48

No. 8 UConn 72, No. 21 Creighton 47

No. 14 Michigan 76, Nebraska 59

Columbia 81, Ohio 59

Princeton 56, Rhode Island 54

Seton Hall 72, Georgetown 62

FGCU 89, Brown 75

Villanova 54, Marquette 52

Texas 96, Texas A&M Commerce 53

All scores

Tomorrow’s game schedule……features the openers for several conferences

College team news:

It’s time to turn the page and find out how good LSU really is.

Arizona State is eager to start Pac-12 play against Arizona.

Alabama is riding a nine-game winning streak heading into conference play.

Kentucky offers Missouri a chance to start SEC play on the right foot.

UNLV will begin their Mountain West title defense against Wyoming.

Nevada opens their conference schedule tomorrow.

Maine needs to be consistent to make a title run.

A 48-hour travel nightmare preceded South Carolina State’s 67-point loss last night.

College player news:

Indiana guard Grace Berger is making progress recovering from injury.

Ohio State point guard Madison Greene is out for the season with a knee injury.

Jazion Jackson is making a quick splash for UTEP.

College coach news:

Q&A with Utah coach Lynne Roberts.