Oklahoma’s Young, Duke’s Bagley lead top performers

FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018 file photo, Oklahoma's Trae Young (11) drives the ball past Texas Tech's Jarrett Culver (23) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Norman, Okla. Oklahoma’s Trae Young, Duke’s Marvin Bagley III and Arizona’s Deandre Ayton lead the list of top performers in college basketball as the season crosses its midway point. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck, File)

RALEIGH, N.C. — Duke’s Marvin Bagley III and Arizona’s Deandre Ayton have met every expectation as college freshmen with star potential.

Stanford earns road sweep with 73-64 win over Washington

Washington's Dominic Green (22) tumbles backward after colliding with Stanford's Reid Travis in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

SEATTLE (AP) — Daejon Davis was still in his Stanford uniform nearly 45 minutes later, signing autographs for the handful of kids still lingering around seeking out the former Seattle high school star.

No. 24 TCU snaps 3-game skid with 96-73 over Iowa State

Iowa State's Solomon Young (33) and Lindell Wigginton (5) defend as TCU guard Alex Robinson (25) passes the ball in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Fort Worth, Texas. TCU won 96-73. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jaylen Fisher brings plenty of energy to the court for No. 24 TCU. Alex Robinson and his teammates wanted to make sure they didn’t miss a beat without their injured point guard.

Holtmann makes Big Ten history as Ohio St. tops Northwestern

Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann directs his team during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Northwestern Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Rosemont, Ill. Ohio State won 71-65. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Chris Holtmann figured an off-night from Keita Bates-Diop was inevitable. So, too, is the Ohio State coach’s first Big Ten loss.

Police interview friends of QB who killed himself

FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2016 file photo, Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski (3) runs onto the field with his teammates before an NCAA college football game against Idaho in Pullman, Wash. Hilinski has died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. The 21-year-old Hilinski was discovered in his apartment after he didn’t show up for practice Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Young Kwak, File)

Police on Wednesday were interviewing Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski’s friends and people who knew him to try to learn why he apparently took his life.

Maten’s shot with 5 seconds left pulls Georgia by LSU 61-60

LSU guard Skylar Mays (4) defends against Georgia guard William Jackson II (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 in Baton Rouge, La. (Hilary Scheinuk/The Advocate via AP)

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Yante Maten’s field goal in the lane with five seconds remaining gave Georgia a 61-60 Southeastern Conference victory against LSU on Tuesday night.



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