NO. 6 XAVIER 90, ST. JOHN'S 83: Trevon Bluiett had his fifth double-double of the season to help Xavier (202, 8-2 Big East) win its 20th game faster than any team in school history.

NO. 17 MIAMI 79, NOTRE DAME 70: Anthony Lawrence Jr. scored a season-high 18 points on just six shots for the Hurricanes (17-4, 6-3 ACC).

NO. 9 VIRGINIA 61, BOSTON COLLEGE 47: Malcolm Brogdon scored 27 points as the Cavaliers (18-4, 7-3) kept pace in the ACC by pulling away in the second half.

NO. 7 KANSAS 77, KANSAS STATE 59: Perry Ellis scored 19 points as the Jayhawks (18-4, 6-3 Big 12) won their 36th straight game at Allen Fieldhouse and haven't lost at home to the Wildcats (13-9, 2-7) since 2006.

NO. 21 WICHITA STATE 76, SOUTHERN ILLINOIS 55: Fred VanVleet had 12 points and 11 assists as WSU (17-5, 11-0 Missouri Valley) won to elevate coach Gregg Marshall to the program's all-time wins leader.


ILLINOIS 110, RUTGERS 101, 3OT: After blowing a seven-point lead in the last 29.2 seconds of the first overtime, Malcolm Hill scored 10 of his 32 points from the free throw line in the third overtime as the Illini (1112, 3-7) handed Rutgers (6-17, 0-10) its 24th straight regular-season conference loss.


SETON HALL 79, MARQUETTE 62: Isaiah Whitehead scored 21 points and had eight assists as the Pirates (16-6, 6-4) moved one game ahead of Creighton in the conference standings.

BIG 12

TEXAS TECH 63, OKLAHOMA STATE 61, OT: Toddrick Gotcher's 3-pointer with 30 seconds left forced overtime for the Red Raiders (13-8, 3-6) before Devaugntah Williams' layup with one second left won it after a turnover by OSU (11-11, 2-7).


COLLEGE OF ST. MARY 72, MIDLAND 50: On Senior Day, Deaundra Young had a game-high 19 points, 14 rebounds, five assists and three blocked shots for the Flames (13-11, 7-10) as she and fellow seniors Mara Eeman of Ralston and Akia Davis were honored during a pregame ceremony.

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