The NCAA has suspended Nebraska's Derrick Walker for the first 16 games of the season for a rules violation while he was at Tennessee in 2018-19. The Nebraska athletic department made the announcement Wednesday shortly before the Cornhuskers' opener against McNeese State. The 6-fRead More »
HOUSTON (AP) -- Marcus Sasser scored 25 points, Tramon Mark added 22 points and eight rebounds and No. 17 Houston opened its season with an 89-45 win over Lamar on Wednesday.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Ayo Dosunmu scored a career-high 28 points, freshman Adam Miller also scored 28 and No. 8 Illinois beat North Carolina A&T 122-60 on Wednesday in the season opener for both teams.
Virginia coach Tony Bennett already had a roster that was expected to compete for a national title this season, even without sharpshooter Trey Murphy III, who was expected to sit out a year after transferring from Rice. The fourth-ranked Cavaliers' newest weapon scored 21 points in his debut Wednesday, a season-opening 89-54 rout of Towson. ''We're so glad that he gets to play,'' Bennett said.