NO. 1 VILLANOVA 83, TEMPLE 67: Jalen Brunson scored a season-high 25 points as the Wildcats (23-3, 12-1 Big East) took their 14th straight game in the Philadelphia Big 5 to claim their third consecutive city series title.

TEXAS TECH 65, NO. 3 OKLAHOMA 63: The Red Raiders (16-9, 6-7 Big 12) earned their third straight win over a Top 25 team. The game was tied 14 times, and there were 15 lead changes. Jordan Woodard scored 25 for the Sooners (20-5, 8-5).

NO. 8 XAVIER 85, NO. 23 PROVIDENCE 74: Trevon Bluiett scored 17 of his 23 points during Xavier's big first half, and Myles Davis had a tripledouble as the Musketeers (23-3, 11-3 Big East) held on after a late run by the Friars (19-8, 7-7).

NO. 11 MIAMI 65, VIRGINIA TECH 49: Angel Rodriguez scored 14 points for the Hurricanes (21-4, 10-3 ACC) as they overcame a seven-point first-half deficit.

NO. 12 ARIZONA 99, ARIZONA STATE 61: Arizona (21-5, 10-4 Pac-12) used a 29-6 run and 20 points from Allonzo Trier to record the secondmost lopsided victory in the series. The Sun Devils shot 32 percent.

SAINT JOSEPH'S 79, NO. 15 DAYTON 70: DeAndre Bembry had 16 points and 13 rebounds to down the Flyers (21-4, 11-2 Atlantic 10), off to their best start in coach Archie Miller's five-year tenure.

NO. 18 LOUISVILLE 72, SYRACUSE 58: Damion Lee scored 15 points, Trey Lewis added 14 and the Cardinals (20-6, 9-4 ACC) pulled away in the second half and overcame a 3-of-14 shooting start


ST. JOHN'S 80, DEPAUL 65: Federico Mussini scored all of his 17 points in the second half as the Red Storm (8-19, 1-13) won their first Big East game and withstood a run by DePaul (8-17, 2-11).

SETON HALL 72, GEORGETOWN 64: Isaiah Whitehead had 22 points, and the Pirates (18-7, 8-5) held off the Hoyas (14-13, 7-7) without making a field goal in the final 14:07. Seton Hall made 21 of 25 free throws in that stretch.


NORTH DAKOTA STATE 63, WESTERN ILLINOIS 54: Kory Brown scored 15 points for the Bison (17-10, 7-6) in the win despite 21 points from Garret Covington of the Leathernecks (915, 2-11).

SOUTH DAKOTA 82, YORK 55: The Coyotes (13-15) used a 27-5 run during a 13-minute span in the first half to beat the Nebraska NAIA team. Tre Burnette came off the bench to record game highs of 14 points and 15 rebounds.


IOWA STATE 77, TEXAS TECH 48: The Cyclones (13-12, 5-9 Big 12) used a 29-0 run in the first half to gain an early lead. Freshman Meredith Burkhall had 19 points and seven rebounds.

CONCORDIA 74, COLLEGE OF ST. MARY 62: After scoring 41 points when these teams played on Jan. 13, Deaundra Young was held to 16 points and 12 rebounds, facing consistent double teams as the Flames fell to 9-12 in the GPAC and 15-13 overall.

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