|Top 25 Capsules|
|Written by Admin|
|Monday, 11 November 2013 19:16|
After a so-so opener against Cal Poly, Arizona (2-0) looked more like the team everyone expected, dominating Long Beach State from the opening tip.
Gordon and T.J. McConnell, who had eight assists, got it started and the Wildcats smothered the 49ers defensively all night, holding them to 27 percent shooting.
Gabe York had 14 points and six assists, Nick Johnson added 14 points and Arizona shot 58 percent from the field.
Dan Jennings had 16 points to lead Long Beach State (1-1), which went 5 of 23 from 3-point range.
No. 15 GONZAGA 93, COLORADO ST. 61
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Gary Bell Jr. scored all of his 24 points on 3-pointers to lead Gonzaga in the rout.
Gerard Coleman added 16 points and Kevin Pangos had 13 for Gonzaga (2-0).
Jon Octeus led Colorado State (1-1) with 27 points.
Gonzaga made 14 3-pointers and shot 58 percent from the field (34 of 59).
Bell, a junior, finished 8 of 13 from 3-point range.
Gonzaga opened the second half with a 16-0 run to push its lead to 63-26. Bell made three 3-pointers during the run.
Colorado State, which graduated five starters from last season's 26-9 team, was 18 of 56 from the field (32 percent).
No. 19 UCONN 80, YALE 62
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Shabazz Napier put up the 10th triple-double in UConn history.
Napier finished with 14 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for the Huskies (2-0), while Omar Calhoun had 18 points and Niels Giffey added 15, all of them in the first half. He and Calhoun combined for eight of UConn's 11 3-pointers.
Ryan Boatright hit two more and finished with 14 points for the Huskies.
Justin Sears led Yale (1-1) with 17 points and Javier Duren added 15.
Giffey hit 3-pointers on four consecutive possessions midway through the first half to give the Huskies control of what had been a tight game early.