AP TOP 25

No. 15 DUKE 80, FLORIDA STATE 65: Grayson Allen scored 18 points and Brandon Ingram added 16 in the first game against an unranked opponent for the Blue Devils (217, 10-5 ACC) since Feb. 6.

No. 18 INDIANA 74, ILLINOIS 47: After trailing 28-27 at the half, Yogi Ferrell led a second-half rout by the Hoosiers (23-6, 12-3 Big Ten). Ferrell scored 19 of his 27 points in the second half, and Indiana as a team went 10 for 17 from 3 over the final 20 minutes against the Illini (12-16, 4-11).

No. 22 UTAH 81, ARIZONA STATE 46: The Utes (22-7, 11-5 Pac-12) opened up a 30-2 lead in their fifth straight win, and Brekkott Chapman let the team with 15 points. Utah is just a half-game back of firstplace Oregon.

No. 24 SMU 69, MEMPHIS 62: Sterling Brown scored 14 points as leading scorer Nic Moore was held scoreless in the first half, and the Mustangs (23-4, 11-4 AAC) held on.

BIG EAST

SETON HALL 70, PROVIDENCE 52: Isaiah Whitehead had 25 points and nine assists as Seton Hall (20-7, 10-5) posted its first 20-win season in four years. Chris Dunn of the Friars (19-9, 7-8) was seemingly limited by an upset stomach and finished with eight points.

DEPAUL 83, ST. JOHN'S 75: Billy Garrett Jr. had 19 points and 10 assists for the Blue Demons (9-18, 3-12) as they held off the last place Red Storm (8-21, 1-15).

SUMMIT LEAGUE

IPFW 87, WESTERN ILLINOIS 75: Max Landis made five 3-pointers and finished with 24 points to lead IPFW (23-7, 12-3) to its fourth-straight win as it remained one game up in the Summit standings. Garret Covington scored 26 points on 9-of-20 shooting for Western Illinois (917, 2-13).

SOUTH DAKOTA 85, IUPUI 82: Tyler Flack scored 22 points with seven rebounds as the Coyotes (14-16, 5-10) shot over 52 percent. IUPUI (12-18, 8-7) got a career-high 32 points from Darell Combs and cut the lead to two with 1:13 left, but Flack responded with a layup and a steal.

SOUTH DAKOTA STATE 71, NORTH DAKOTA STATE 59: Mike Daum scored 20 points on 8-of-14 shooting with six rebounds, and the Jackrabbits (22-7, 11-4) pulled within a game of conference-leading IPFW. The Bison (18-11, 8-7) made just 5 of 21 from beyond the arc.

MIDLANDS

MAYVILLE STATE 73, BELLEVUE 62: No. 7 seed Mayville State's upset of the No. 25 Bruins (20-11) in the North Star quarterfinals means Bellevue will need an at-large bid to qualify for the NAIA national tournament. Chris Ashanti scored a game-high 20 points, but the Bruins overall shot 32.2 percent from the field.

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