Miami (14-3, 5-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) took control with a stunning 25-1 run midway through the opening half. The Blue Devils missed 13 consecutive shots while four Hurricanes hit 3-pointers during the run that transformed a 14-13 deficit into a 38-15 lead.
(At) No. 16 Oregon 68, Washington St. 61: E.J. Singler scored 19 and Oregon (17-2, 6-0 Pac-12) rallied from a 10-point halftime deficit to beat Washington State (10-9, 1-5).
(At) Northwestern 55, No. 12 Minnesota 48: Jared Swopshire scored 16 to lead Northwestern (12-8, 3-4 Big Ten) past Minnesota (15-4, 3-3) , which lost its third straight.
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No. 8 Florida 64, (at) Georgia 47: Florida (15-2, 5-0 SEC) shook off a sluggish first half and romped past Georgia (7-11, 1-4) behind 17 points from Scottie Wilbekin.
Miamis Reggie Johnson celebrates with ns after defeating Duke, 90-63, on Wednesday.1 (Associated Press)
I dont know how you can sit outside for a basketball game for that long, Miami guard Durand Scott said. That made me want to win for them even more.
(At) No. 7 Indiana 72, Penn State 49: Victor Oladipo scored 19, and Yogi Ferrell added a season-high 15 to help Indiana (17-2, 5-1 Big Ten) rout Penn State (8-11, 0-7).
Kyle Randall scored 12 and Finis Craddock had 11 for Central (9-9, 2-3).
Drake 74, (at) No. 17 Creighton 69: Richard Carter scored 20 and Drake (9-10, 3-5 Missouri Valley Conference) stunned No. 17 Creighton.
After regaining the top spot this week, they endured the third-worst defeat ever for a No. 1 team.
(At) Western Michigan 63, Eastern Michigan 59: Darius Paul had 11 points, nine rebounds and four assists to lead Western Michigan (11-7, 3-2 Mid-American).
(At) No. 15 New Mexico 66, Colorado State: Tony Snell scored 23 and No. 15 New Mexico (17-2, 4-0 Mountain West) held off a late rally from Colorado State (15-4, 2-2).
Western Michigan 54, (at) Northern Illinois 51: Marquisha Harris and Miracle Woods scored 12 apiece for Western (6-12, 2-3 MAC). Northern Illinois is 5-13, Education Allow You To Dreams Be Genuine 0-5.
La Salle 54, (at) No. 9 Butler 53: Ramon Galloway went the length of the court for the winning basket with 2.7 seconds left to send La Salle (13-5, 3-2 Atlantic 10) to a victory over Butler (16-3, 3-1).
No. 20 Wichita St. 62, (at) Missouri St. 52: Cleanthony Early scored 17, Carl Hall added 15 and No. 20 Wichita State (18-2, 7-1 Missouri Valley Conference) rallied for a victory over Missouri State (5-15, 3-5).
Central Michigan 77, (at) Ohio 48: Taylor Johnson scored 13 to lead five players in double figures for Central (11-7Wednesdays college basketball notebook Miami rips No 1 Duke, 5-0 Mid-American Conference). Crystal Bradford added 10 points and 14 rebounds. Ohio is 5-12, 0-5.
Duke seemed rattled by the capacity crowd, only the 10th in 10 years at Miamis on-campus arena. Students began lining up for seats outside the arena almost 24 hours before tipoff.
Coral Gables, Fla. The Miami Hurricanes turned a rare sellout into a blowout, upsetting Duke for their first victory ever over a No. 1 team.
No. 25-ranked Miami delighted a boisterous crowd by holding the Blue Devils without a field goal for more than 8 minutes in the first half Wednesday night in a 90-63 victory.
Northern Illinois 74, shunli474.typepad.com (at) Central Michigan 61: Abdel Nader scored 23 and Northern Illinois (4-13, 2-3 MAC) hit 10 3-pointers.
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Daylen Harrison had 15 points and six rebounds for Eastern (9-10, 2-3), and Glenn Bryant had 12 points.
No. 25-ranked Miami delighted a boisterous crowd by holding the Blue Devils without a field goal for more than 8 minutes in the first half Wednesday night, and went on to win, 90-63.
Duke (16-2, 3-2) fell to 0-2 when playing on an opponents court.
At the midpoint of the college basketball season, Rod Beard of The Detroit News hands out a few awards among players in the Big Ten. Lets start with the top player:
Scott scored a season-high 25 points for the Hurricanes, and Kenny Kadji added a season-high 22.