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|Hahn, Pile lead Omaha past Idaho 89-80|
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) Mitch Hahn had a season-high 21 points, Matt Pile had a double-double and Omaha held off Idaho 89-80 on Saturday.
|Jacksonville beats Bethune-Cookman 79-71 behind Notae|
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) JD Notae scored 20 points with nine rebounds and five assists and Jacksonville beat Bethune-Cookman 79-71 on Saturday night to win its fourth straight.
|Wichita St. holds off Southern Miss behind McDuffie|
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) Markis McDuffie and Jaime Echenique each scored 17 points and Wichita State fought off Southern Mississippi for a 63-60 win on Saturday.
|Roach finds spark as Texas crushes Grand Canyon, 98-60|
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Kerwin Roach had 15 points and five assists in a rare appearance as a reserve and Texas defeated Grand Canyon 98-60 Saturday.
|Watson leads Texans to 29-22 comeback win over Darnold, Jets|
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Deshaun Watson threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins with 2:15 left, lifting the Houston Texans to a 29-22 comeback victory over Sam Darnold and the New York Jets on Saturday night.
|Magic beat Jazz 96-89 to sweep 2 games in Mexico|
MEXICO CITY (AP) Evan Fournier scored 24 points, Terrence Ross came off the bench to add 10 of his 19 in the fourth quarter, and the Orlando Magic rallied from an 11-point deficit to beat the Utah Jazz 96-89 on Saturday and sweep their two-game homestand in Mexico City.
|Taylor, McGhee lead Austin Peay past Purdue Fort Wayne 95-68|
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Terry Taylor and Jabari McGhee combined for 52 points, making 21 of 31 shots, and Austin Peay blew the doors off after halftime, wrapping up its nonconference season with a 95-68 win over Purdue Fort Wayne on Saturday.
|North Florida rallies past Charleston Southern 68-61|
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Noah Horchler and Wajid Aminu posted double-doubles and North Florida rallied in the second half to knock off Charleston Southern 68-61 on Saturday.
|Johnson scores 24 points to lead No. 19 Kentucky past Utah|
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) Freshman Keldon Johnson scored 24 points, including five 3-pointers in the first half, and No. 19 Kentucky beat Utah 88-61 on Saturday.
|North Carolina A&T edges Tennessee State 78-76|
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Kameron Langley's layup with 25 seconds left pushed North Carolina A&T past Tennessee State 78-76 on Saturday.
Providence heats up in 2nd half, beats DePaul 71-64
|CHICAGO (AP) Jalen Lindsey had 18 points, including 4 of 8 from 3-point range, Alpha Diallo had 14 of his 16 points in the second half, and Providence beat DePaul 71-64 on Friday night.
The Friars (12-6, 3-2 Big East) surged with 22 straight points to lead 56-46 near the midpoint of the second half while the Blue Demons (8-9, 1-4) missed 13 straight shot attempts from the field. DePaul got the deficit as close as 67-64 after Eli Cain hit a pair of 3s and a layup and Max Strus added another 3.
But Rodney Bullock's breakaway dunk made it a five-point game with 16 seconds left and Isaiah Jackson added a pair of free throws to cap the scoring with six seconds to go.
The Blue Demons had a 17-5 run to close the first half with a 35-34 lead and scored the next 11 to make it a 12-point lead in the first three minutes of the second half.
Jackson scored 15 and Bullock added 12 for the Friars.
Marin Maric had 15 points to lead the Blue Demons. Cain and Tre'Darius McCallum added 10 apiece.