Big scoring, big games

Today’s results:

Upset: No. 17 Ohio State topped No. 11 Michigan, 81-77, despite 50 points and 16 rebounds from Naz Hillmon.

No. 1 Louisville 67, No. 23 Syracuse 54

No. 3 UConn 67, No. 25 Tennessee 61

No. 4 South Carolina 62, No. 22 Georgia 50

No. 12 Kentucky 76, Auburn 71

No. 18 DePaul 80, Butler 66

No. 21 Northwestern 73, Illinois 54

Florida State 95, Clemson 88 (2OT)

Purdue 56, Wisconsin 55

Miami 72, Pitt 68

Notre Dame 65, Virginia Tech 60

All scores

Tomorrow’s game schedule

College team news:

No. 6 UCLA is focusing on defense against Stanford.

No. 7 Maryland is still successful, despite injuries and pandemic quirks.

Will Oregon continue its dominance against Washington State, or will the Cougars get revenge?

The Ducks are bracing for the battle.

Where does Baylor go from here?

It’s a key week for BYU.

Arizona State is returning for its first game since Jan. 3.

Michigan State will return from COVID pause this Sunday.

Two more Kent State games have been postponed.

ODU is paused due to positive COVID tests.

Oregon’s lower division basketball programs wonder why DI is deemed safer under COVID protocols.

College player news:

Michigan forward Naz Hillmon set a school record – women and men – in scoring 50 points in a game today.

How Christyn Williams quieted self-doubt and returned to form.

Aubrey Griffin is giving UConn a spark.

Returning from COVID protocol, Ohio State’s Dorka Juhasz is determined to win the Big Ten.

College coach news:

Tara VanDerveer is living a spartan life and advancing the game.

Detroit Mercy has suspended its season amidst allegations of abuse and NCAA violations by first-year coach AnnMarie Gilbert.

Copy of the letter from parents regarding Gilbert.

WNBA news:

The Sparks have renewed the contract of assistant coach Fred Williams.