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College basketball: No. 5 Gonzaga remains unbeaten with rout of Loyola Marymount

College basketball: No. 5 Gonzaga remains unbeaten with rout of Loyola Marymount

Przemek Karnowski scored 17 points as No. 5 Gonzaga beat Loyola Marymount, 93-55, on Thursday night to remain the nation’s only undefeated Division I basketball team. 

Zach Collins scored 15 points and Silas Melson added 13 for Gonzaga (16-0, 4-0 West Coast), which has the nation’s longest winning streak at 16 games. Six Bulldogs scored in double figures. 

Buay Tuach scored 19 points for Loyola Marymount (8-8, 1-4), which has lost 15 straight games to Gonzaga dating to 2010. 

Gonzaga has shot better from the field than all 16 of its opponents this season. The Bulldogs shot 53%, while holding the Lions to 34%, including 26% in the decisive...

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