Monday, December 20, 2010

College basketball roundup: Irish win; CU streak hits five


No. 24 Notre Dame 88, Stony Brook 62

South Bend, Ind. — Tim Abromaitis scored 22 points to lead Notre Dame over Stony Brook on Sunday.

Carleton Scott made all eight of his shots, including four three-pointers, and had 20 points. Ben Hansbrough had 14 points with eight assists for Notre Dame (10-1).

Big 12 men

Colorado 104, Longwood 59

Boulder, Colo. — Cory Higgins scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half as Colorado outgunned Longwood.

Levi Knutson added 17 points, and Alec Burks had 15 for Colorado (7-3), winner of five straight. Six players finished in double figures.

The five-game winning streak is the longest since the 2005-06 campaign. The Buffaloes are 7-0 at home and have won 19 straight nonconference home games.

Iowa State 71, Dartmouth 42

Ames, Iowa — Diante Garrett scored 27 points to surpass 1,000 for his career, and Iowa State held Dartmouth to 15 second-half points.

Garrett finished 10-for-16 from the field with four three-pointers to run his total to 1,017 points, becoming the 28th player in Iowa State history to score 1,000 points.

Big 12 women

No. 8 Texas A&M; 79, Rutgers 50

New York — Danielle Adams had 24 points and 12 rebounds to lead A&M.;

Arkansas 67, No. 12 Oklahoma 57

Fayetteville, Ark. — C’eira Ricketts scored 21 points, and Lyndsay Harris added 18, leading unbeaten but unranked Arkansas past Oklahoma.

No. 23 Texas 85, UNLV 59

Las Vegas — Chassidy Fussell scored 21 points, and Texas beat UNLV.


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