# College basketball
Men’s Basketball: Ohio State wins Emerald Coast Classic Championship in dominant 86-56 win against Santa Clara
Graduate forward Jamison Battle (10) going up for a couple points in the paint in the Buckeyes 73-66 loss against Texas A&M Nov. 10. Credit: Caleb Blake | Photo Editor. Ohio State men’s basketball clinched the Emerald Coast Classic Championship, handing Santa Clara its first loss of the season, 86-56, with the help of a monster first half from fifth-year forward Jamison Battle Saturday at Raider Arena in Niceville, Florida.
Keisei Tominaga Scores 23pts, Leads Nebraska to Win Over Duquesne; Improves to 6-0
LINCOLN, Neb. — Keisei Tominaga's 23-point performance propelled Nebraska to an 89-79 win over Duquesne in the Cornhusker Classic at the Pinnacle Bank Arena on Wednesday (22).
Nebraska Basketball Eyes 6th Straight Win in Showdown with Duquesne
LINCOLN, Neb. — The Nebraska Cornhuskers, riding a wave of early-season success, are set to host the Duquesne Dukes in the Cornhusker Classic on Wednesday night. With a 7:00 p.m. CT tip-off at the Pinnacle Bank Arena, the Cornhuskers are looking to extend their perfect start to the 2023-24 campaign and achieve their best opening run since the 2008-09 season.
SGSC Basketball Sweeps Applebee’s Classic; Davis Named GCAA Player Of The Week
South Georgia State College won both games of the 10th annual Applebee’s Okefenokee College Classic this past weekend on SGSC’s Waycross Campus. In addition, Kyric Davis was named the Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association’s Division I Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.
Green Bay Upsets No. 22 Creighton, 65-53
OMAHA, Neb. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay women's basketball team achieved a significant win on the road on Friday night (17), defeating No. 22 Creighton 65-53 in a notable upset result in AP Top 25 fixtures.
Ole Miss Men's Basketball Returns to the "Tad Pad" for Matchup with Sam Houston
The last time Ole Miss men's basketball team played in Tad Smith Coliseum was in 2016. Andy Kennedy was the Rebels' head basketball coach, and Ole Miss won it's final game in the Tad Pad 83-80 over Troy in a thrilling game.
Continental Tire Main Event on 11/17 & 11/19
The Continental Tire Main Event will be played at the T-Mobile Arena on Friday, November 17th and Sunday, November 19th. This four-team college basketball tournament will decide which one of these four teams could potentially become a sleeper when the Big Dance comes around in March. However, all four teams must overcome an early-season loss in order to win this tourney.
The Joust from 11/17 to 11/19
The California Baptist University (CBU) Lancers men's basketball team will be hosting "The Joust" from Friday, November 17th to Sunday, November 19th. The Joust is a four-team round-robin tournament that will include the CBU Lancers, the Portland State Vikings, the Cal Poly Mustangs, and the University of St. Thomas (MN) Tommies.
2023 First Coast Classic from 11/16 to 11/18
The University of North Florida (UNF) will be hosting the First Coast Classic this week from Thursday, November 16th to Saturday, November 18th at the UNF Arena in Jacksonville. Going to see some of these men's college basketball games will help you get over watching the Jacksonville Jaguars get pounded by the San Francisco 49ers this past Sunday.
Villanova Upset by Penn in College Basketball Matchup
Coming into Monday's matchup, Villanova basketball was flying high. They looked good in their first two wins over American and Le Moyne. Monday night, they faced an early test in the Big 5 Classic, as they traveled to face the Penn Quakers at The Palestra.
No. 12 Ranked Miami Basketball Clinches 86-80 Win Over FIU
CORAL GABLES, Fla. — The No. 12 University of Miami men's basketball team successfully defended their home court against Florida International University, clinching an 86-80 victory on Monday night.
USC's Isaiah Collier Scores 19 Points in Galen Center Debut, Leading Trojans to Victory
Freshman point guard Isaiah Collier had an impressive debut at the Galen Center, scoring a game-high 19 points and leading the University of Southern California (USC) to a commanding 89-59 victory over Cal State Bakersfield.
Nebraska Crushes Florida A&M 81-54, Improves to 2-0
LINCOLN, NE (Nov. 10) — In a commanding performance on Friday night, the Nebraska men's basketball team secured a comfortable 81-54 victory over Florida A&M. The game, played at Pinnacle Bank Arena, saw Rienk Mast, a 6-foot-10 forward, leading the way with a double-double, scoring in 20 points and grabbing 16 rebounds.
USC Men's Basketball Freshman Class Debut; Bronny James Nears Return
LOS ANGELES, California (LAI) - USC's highly anticipated men's basketball freshman class is set to make its debut at Galen Center, facing Cal State Bakersfield. This game marks a significant moment for the Trojans, and it comes as Bronny James, one of the most prominent members of the team, is on the path to returning to the court after a medical scare.
Local Athlete Spotlight: Tyson Radermacher
Hayward WI - 2021 graduate from the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe School, Tyson Radermacher, is at the center of attention for the Local Athlete Spotlight. Tyson is a Freshman at Haskell Indian Nations University. Haskell Indian Nations University (HINU) is the premiere tribal university in the United States, offering quality education to Native American students. Haskell’s student population averages about 1000 per semester, and all students are members of federally recognized tribes. Haskell’s faculty and staff is predominantly native, and their historic campus is centrally located in Lawrence, KS, offering Associate and Bachelors degrees.
Nebraska Overpowers Lindenwood in 84-52 Opener
LINCOLN, Neb. (Nov. 6) – The Nebraska Huskers men's basketball team began their 2023-24 season with a resounding 84-52 victory over the Lindenwood Lions at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Monday night.
Nebraska vs Lindenwood: Follow Live & Preview
LINCOLN, Neb. (Nov. 05) – The 2023-24 college basketball season tips off Monday night, featuring a host of games, including Nebraska's season opener against Lindenwood at Pinnacle Bank Arena, with a 7:01 p.m. (CT) start. While the game will not be televised, fans have multiple options to follow the action.
Predicting SDSU Men's Basketball's starters and rotation
Part three of the East Village Times preview of SDSU Men's Basketball season, in many ways, dictates much of what was discussed in parts one and two. The Aztecs' offensive and defensive game plans will take shape according to the strengths of the athletes on the court.
No. 2 Duke Crushes UNC Pembroke 109-54 in Preseason
DURHAM, N.C. — In a dominant preseason display, the No. 2 ranked Duke Blue Devils overpowered UNC Pembroke 109-64, with a standout performance from their younger players. Sophomore sensation Kyle Filipowski led the scoring for Duke with 17 points, complemented by six rebounds. Tyrese Proctor, another sophomore, who made 5 of 8 from 3-pointers, and freshman Jared McCain contributed significantly, each adding 15 points to the scoreboard.
Atlantic Coast Conference 2023-24 Preseason Basketball Rankings
As the college basketball season approaches, conferences are releasing their preseason rankings and in this one, the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) 2023-24 rankings have been published publicly. Miami and Virginia tied for first last year in the regular season, with Duke winning the conference tournament last season.