UConn Routs Colgate
Hartford, Conn. — Brianna Banks scored a career-high 20 points and Stefanie Dolson added 18 and the No. 2 Connecticut women beat Colgate 101-41 last night, keeping the Huskies undefeated in November for the eighth consecutive year.
Banks hit four of her five shots from 3-point range for UConn (6-0). Kelly Faris also had 17 points, to go along with five rebounds and five assists.
Jhazmine Lynch led Colgate (2-4) with nine points.
The Huskies again dominated down low, outscoring the Raiders 50-2 in the paint. UConn has scored 261 points in the post this season, compared to 54 for its opponents.
UConn has won 45 straight games in the month of November since a 71-65 loss at North Carolina on Nov. 21, 2004.
No. 4 Duke 71, Michigan 54
Ann Arbor, Mich. — Chelsea Gray and Elizabeth Williams scored 19 points each to lead No. 4 Duke over Michigan (5-2) in the Big Ten-ACC Challenge.
No. 16 Tennessee 88 Middle Tenn. 81 (ot)
Knoxville, Tenn. — Bashaara Graves recorded a double-double and reserve guard Kamiko Williams made several huge plays down the stretch as Tennessee (5-1) erased an 11-point, second-half deficit.
Boise St. 83
No. 11 Creighton 70
Omaha, Neb. — Derrick Marks scored a career-high 35 points, including 18 straight in the second half, and Boise State upset No. 11 Creighton.
The Broncos (5-1) beat a ranked opponent for the first time in four seasons and beat one on the road for the first time since March 2005.
Creighton (6-1) hadn’t lost a regular-season November home game since 1989.
Anthony Drmic had 17 points and Jeff Elorriaga added 12 for the Broncos.
Doug McDermott led Creighton with 21 points.
No. 13 Michigan St. 59
Coral Gables, Fla. — Senior Trey McKinney Jones scored a career-high 18 points and Miami held Michigan State without a field goal for a pivotal 5½-minute stretch in the second half.
McKinney Jones went 5 for 7 from 3-point range, including a basket that capped a 14-2 run to start the second half that put them ahead 41-33.
Penn 65, Binghamton 54
Philadelphia — Miles Cartwright scored 15 points and Fran Dougherty scored 11 while grabbing 13 rebounds as Pennsylvania ended a five-game losing streak.
The Quakers (2-5) never trailed, but the Bearcats (2-5) kept the lead to single digits until the final 5:26.
LIU Brooklyn 70
New York — Julian Boyd scored 19 points and LIU Brooklyn knocked off Columbia (4-3) for the Blackbirds’ first win of the season.
Jamal Olasewere and Jason Brickman added 16 points apiece for LIU Brooklyn (1-4).
, which extended its winning streak at the Wellness Recreation and Athletic Center to 28 games.
The Blackbirds, coming off a 104-75 loss at No. 8 Kentucky, led by seven in the first half.