Basketball Refs Try To Earn Spot In NCAA TournamentSince the first jump ball of the season rose from their hands, the 1,000 or so referees who work men's Division I college basketball games have been trying to turn heads and earn a spot in the NCAA Tournament.
Combs Sparks UNT Past Southern Miss 70-54J-Mychal Reese scored 19 points and Jeremy Combs added 14 points as UNT opened up the game after halftime to defeat Southern Miss by a score of 70-54 on Thursday night and snap a five-game losing skid.
Roberson Helps Vanderbilt Upset Aggies 77-60Vanderbilt was tired of the constant criticism. So, the Commodores took it out on Texas A&M as Jeff Roberson scored a career-high 20 points, leading Vanderbilt to a 77-60 upset of the Aggies on Thursday night.
Florida Women Edge Texas A&M 83-81Ronni Williams scored 20 points as Florida held off Texas A&M to win by a score of 83-81 on Thursday night. Courtney Williams stole the ball for the Aggies with seven seconds left, but Jordan Jones missed a buzzer shot at the buzzer.
Jones Perfect For Lady Bears In 87-52 Win Over K-StateAlexis Jones was 5-of-5 shooting and Niya Johnson had eight points -- both without playing the final 10 minutes -- as the Lady Bears stretched their winning streak to nine games with an 87-52 victory over Kansas State on Wednesday night.
Texas Tech Tops Oklahoma State 63-61 In OTOther players were considered to take the final shot, but Devaugntah Williams ended up with the ball, and drained a layup with one second left in overtime to give Texas Tech a 63-61 win over Oklahoma State on Wednesday night.
Jensen Leads Cowgirls Past Sooners 71-69Kaylee Jensen had 24 points and 11 rebounds to help the Cowgirls basketball team defeat the Sooners by a score of 71-69. It was Oklahoma State's first win in Norman since 1998.
Wade's Bounce-Back, Bosh's 20 Lead Heat Over MavericksDwyane Wade bounced back with 16 of his 18 points in the second half and Chris Bosh led the Heat with 20 in a 93-90 victory against the Mavericks on Wednesday night.
Durant Watches As Oklahoma Beats TCU 95-72Buddy Hield was just the second-best scorer in the building Tuesday night. With Thunder star Kevin Durant on hand, Hield scored 17 points to help Oklahoma defeat TCU by a score of 95-72.
Baylor Falls From 1st After 67-59 Loss To TexasBaylor hadn't lost at home to an unranked team in more than two years. This was only the second time in 20 Big 12 seasons that the Bears got this deep into a season still with a share of the conference lead.
SMU Falls For 2nd Time As Houston Rallies 71-68After starting the season 18-0, SMU knew that they would get every team's best shot every night they played. Houston's best shot was better than the Mustangs on Monday night. Houston rallied for a 71-68 victory.
Baylor Among Top Seeds In Women's Basketball, For NowTaking a page from the college football playoffs, the NCAA decided this year to release the top 10 women's teams three times in February to help build a buzz for the tournament in March. The first list came out Monday night.