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|Friday, 01 January 2010 18:49|
Robbie Hummel scored 18 points and E'Twaun Moore added 15 for the Boilermakers (13-0). Purdue (13-0) completed its nonconference scheduled and is one of five unbeaten teams in the nation.
Purdue handled West Virginia's star guard combination of Da'Sean Butler and Devin Ebanks. Butler scored 17 points on 5-of-14 shooting. Ebanks scored 11 points on 3-of-7 shooting.
Purdue outscored West Virginia 14-2 in the first 3:26 of the second half to take control. The Boilermakers' largest lead was 26 points.
The Mountaineers (11-1) were bidding for their first 12-0 start since the 1957-58 season.
No. 19 New Mexico 68, Dayton 66
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Dairese Gary scored seven of his 18 points in the final two minutes to help New Mexico beat Dayton.
Darington Hobson added 15 points, eight rebounds, and seven assists for New Mexico, while Roman Martinez added 17 points and six rebounds.
ame by fouling the Lobos (14-1).
Chris Johnson scored 21 to lead Dayton (10-3), which saw its eight-game winning streak end.
The Flyers held a brief 37-36 lead early in the second half on London Warren's breakaway dunk.
New Mexico quickly answered as Martinez hit consecutive 3-pointers.
No. 20 Texas Tech 76, McNeese State 75
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Mike Singletary made two free throws with 18.4 seconds left and finished with 27 points, helping Texas Tech rally for a victory over McNeese State.
The Red Raiders (11-2) trailed by nine in the second half but rallied to take a 74-73 lead on Nick Okorie's three-point play.
P.J. Alawoya got the lead back for McNeese State but couldn't convert his opportunity for a three-point play. Singletary took advantage of the opening, making both of his foul shots to make it 76-75.
McNeese State had two opportunities to get the win in the final seconds but failed to get a shot off each time. Diego Kapelan scored 20 points for the Cowboys (5-8) .