College basketball: No. 1 Duke rallies past Texas in overtime; No. 2 Arizona loses third in a row
Freshman Marvin Bagley III had a career-high 34 points and added 15 rebounds, and No. 1 Duke rallied to defeat Texas 85-78 in overtime on Friday to reach the final of the PK80 Invitational in Portland, Ore.
Gary Trent Jr. added 17 points for the Blue Devils (7-0), who trailed by 16 in the second half and had to play five freshmen once senior Grayson Allen fouled out.
Dylan Osetkowski had 19 points for Texas (4-1), which fell short of its first-ever victory over a top-ranked team.
Bagley made consecutive dunks to give the Blue Devils a 78-73 lead in overtime. After Andrew Jones’ layup pulled Texas within 78-77 with 1:20 left, Wendell Carter’s put-back dunk pushed Duke’s lead to 82-78 and Trent’s free throws with 11 seconds left sealed the win.
Bagley tied the Blue Devils’ freshman scoring record set by J.J. Reddick on Jan. 15, 2003 against Virginia. He’s the first Duke freshman to have five double-doubles over his first seven games.
No. 18 Purdue 89, No. 2 Arizona 64: Dakota Mathias scored 24 points to help the Boilermakers defeat the Wildcats in the seventh-place game at the Battle 4 Atlantis in the Bahamas, sending Arizona home with three losses in three days.
Freshman Deandre Ayton had 22 points for the Wildcats before fouling out, while junior Allonzo Trier — who came in averaging 27.8 points — had just eight on three-for-10 shooting.
Arizona State 102, No. 15 Xavier 86: Tournament MVP Tra Holder scored 33 of his career-high 40 points in the second half as the Sun Devils rallied to an upset in the Las Vegas Invitational championship game.
at No. 3 Kansas 102, Oakland 59: Udoka Azubuike had a career-high 21 points and 10 rebounds as Kansas won its 24th non-conference home game in a row.
No. 5 Villanova 64, Northern Iowa 50: Mikal Bridges had 18 points as the Wildcats (6-0) won the Battle 4 Atlantis championship game in the Bahamas.
No. 9 North Carolina 87, Arkansas 68: Luke Maye had career highs with 28 points and 16 rebounds, Kenny Williams had 16 of his 19 points in the second half, and the Tar Heels made the PK80 Invitational final.
No. 14 Minnesota 69, Massachusetts 51: Jordan Murphy had 16 points and nine rebounds as the unbeaten Golden Gophers won the Barclays Center Classic opener in Brooklyn, N.Y.
at No. 19 Louisville 84, Saint Francis 72: Ray Spalding had 19 points and a career-high 13 rebounds before leaving midway through the second half with an injury.
Washington State 84, No. 21 Saint Mary’s 79: Malachi Flynn, who hit the game-winning three in the opening round, scored 26 points and the Cougars reached the title game of the Wooden Legacy in Fullerton.
No. 23 West Virginia 83, Central Florida 45: James Bolden scored 17 points, Jevon Carter had 16 and the Mountaineers advanced to face Missouri in the final of the Advocare Invitational in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
No. 25 Alabama 71, Brigham Young 59: John Petty scored 16 points to lift the unbeaten Crimson Tide in the Barclays Center Classic.
Long Beach State 74, Oregon State 69: Deishaun Booker had 14 points, 12 assists and five rebounds to lead the 49ers to a win at the Advocare Invitational in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., and some payback for an 89-81 loss at Oregon State last week. Next up for the 49ers: a No. 2-ranked Arizona team that’s lost three in a row.
UC Irvine 77, Northern Arizona 71: Eyassu Worku scored 13 points, Max Hazzard added 12 and the Anteaters beat the winless Lumberjacks in the Las Vegas Invitational. UC Irvine (3-4) plays at No. 23 UCLA on Sunday.
at No. 16 Texas A&M 81, Pepperdine 65: DJ Hogg scored 18 points and Tyler Davis had seven of his 15 in a key second-half stretch. Kameron Edwards scored 20 to lead the Waves (2-4).
at Cal State Fullerton 68, Sacramento State 63: Khalil Ahmad scored 25 points and Kyle Allman chipped in 13 as the host Titans won on the second day of their Wooden Legacy. Arkim Robertson sank two free throws, Ahmad sank three after getting fouled on a three-point attempt, and Allman’s dunk with 6:44 left put Fullerton (2-3) ahead comfortably.
at UC Santa Barbara 69, Prairie View A&M 66: Max Heidegger scored 30 and Gabe Vincent gave the Gauchos (4-2) the lead for good at 66-65 with two free throws with 2:37 left. Prairie View (2-4) missed its final six field-goal attempts and five of its last six foul shots but still had a three-point attempt that would have tied it at the buzzer.
No. 5 UCLA 64, Kansas State 55: Monique Billings had 17 points and 12 rebounds as the Bruins bounced back from Tuesday’s loss to top-ranked Connecticut with a win at the South Point Shootout in Las Vegas.
USC 58, Purdue 46: Sadie Edwards scored 21 points as the Trojans improved to 5-0 with a win at the Rainbow Wahine Classic in Honolulu. Kristen Simon added 16 points.
Loyola Marymount at Boise State, 6 p.m.
UCLA vs. Creighton, 3:30 p.m.
(South Point Shootout at Las Vegas)
USC vs. Marist, 5 p.m.
(Rainbow Wahine Showdown at Honolulu)
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