|Saturday's Top 25 Capsules|
|Written by Admin|
|Saturday, 06 December 2008 13:26|
The Wolverines (6-2) beat then-No. 4 UCLA last month before losing 71-56 to the Blue Devils (8-1) in the 2K Sports Classic final.
Duke made just three of 27 3-point attempts before connecting on four in a row to pull within four points in the final minute. Michigan made enough free throws to seal the upset and hundreds of fans from the sold-out crowd rushed the court.
Manny Harris scored 17 points for the Wolverines and reserve freshman Zack Novak had a season-high 14, connecting on consecutive 3-pointers to give them the lead for good with 7 1/2 minutes left.
Jon Scheyer scored 16 points for Duke, while Kyle Singler, who was 1-of-9 on 3s, had 15 points and 10 rebounds.
, nonconference opponents dating to a loss against Georgetown on Jan. 21, 2006.
No. 5 Gonzaga 70, Indiana 54
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Josh Heytvelt scored 17 points and Jeremy Pargo added 13 as Gonzaga won the first basketball game played at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Gonzaga (6-0) was shooting just 31 percent midway through the first half and finished the half 5-of-12 from the free-throw line. They didn't make a 3-pointer for nearly 28 minutes, and Heytvelt spent time battling foul trouble.
Indiana (4-4) kept it close but couldn't overcome 25 turnovers or 30.4 percent shooting.
Devan Dumes had 15 points and Malik Story added 14 for the Hoosiers, who lost for the third time in 12 days to a team ranked in the top 20.
Ohio St. 67, No. 7 Notre Dame 62
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Evan Turner scored a career-high 28 points and Ohio State registered its second straight upset of a ranked opponent.
Luke Harangody, the Big East player of the year last season, missed the past two games with pneumonia. He led Notre Dame (6-2) with 25 points and 16 rebounds, but Ohio State (5-0) took a 30-28 lead at halftime and built the margin to as many as 10 points in the second half.
sing seconds of the second game of a doubleheader at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Freshman B.J. Mullens added a season-high 11 points for the Buckeyes, who were coming off a 73-68 upset at No. 21 Miami.
No. 11 Louisville 83, Indiana St. 43
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Earl Clark had 16 points and 10 rebounds as Louisville bounced back from an upset loss to Western Kentucky last week.
Terrence Williams added 12 points, eight rebounds and seven assists as the Cardinals (3-1) overwhelmed the Sycamores (0-6).
Louisville needed less than five minutes to build a double-digit lead and cruised to its most lopsided win of the season.
Brant Leitnaker and Jay Tunnell both had nine points for Indiana State, which shot 28 percent from the field and had 23 turnovers.
No. 20 Georgetown 73, American 49
WASHINGTON (AP) - Chris Wright was 8-of-10 from the field and scored a career-high 22 points for the Hoyas.
Georgetown coasted late after a dominant first half in which the Hoyas hounded the Eagles into 20 percent shooting, more than twice as many turnovers as field goals, and only 12 points.
Jessie Sapp and DaJuan Summers added 14 points each for the Hoyas, who were 10-of-20 from 3-point range.
ooting. One major problem for Carr and the rest of his team: Repeatedly, AU would find itself with only 5 or so seconds left on the 35-second shot clock and still no open look available.
No. 22 Davidson 72, North Carolina St. 67
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Stephen Curry scored 44 points for Davidson, including a 30-footer with just over a minute left and the two clinching free throws with 4.1 seconds to go. The nation's leading scorer matched his career high.
Curry's deep 3-pointer, which came after Davidson's second straight offensive rebound, put Davidson ahead 70-66. After being held scoreless for the first time in his career 11 days ago thanks to a bizarre double-team strategy by Loyola (Md.) coach Jimmy Patsos, Curry scored Davidson's final 10 points in his fourth game of 40 or more points in his career.
Andrew Lovedale added 12 points and nine rebounds as Davidson (6-1) beat their Atlantic Coast Conference neighbors for only the second time in the past 38 meetings.
Brandon Costner had 18 points and 11 rebounds and Ben McCauley added 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Wolfpack (4-1).