OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Fifth-ranked Xavier found itself down 17 points early against Creighton, and the way the Musketeers were shooting and Bluejays point guard Maurice Watson was dominating, there really was no chance for a comeback.
(AP) — Fresno State was picked to defend its Mountain West title in the league’s preseason coaches poll released Tuesday. The Bulldogs earned 8-of-9 first-place votes, and San Diego State had the other. Boise State, which was 4-20 in Mountain West play last season (12-42 overall), begins its season Thursday at the Kajikawa Classic in Tempe, Ariz., against Creighton and Virginia.
BOSTON (AP) — Boston University forward Jordan Greenway barreled into the net and knocked Boston College goalie Thatcher Demko to the ice, where he remained long enough to scare his coach into checking on him.
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — For the second time in three games, Geno Luzcando tied his career high scoring 30 points on 12-for-20 shooting from the field as Idaho State dismantled Northern Colorado 90-57 on Saturday night.