Asia Durr scores 34 points as No. 2 Lousville tops Virginia Tech

Asia Durr scored 34 points and No. 2 Louisville held off host Virginia Tech for a 72-63 victory Sunday afternoon.

Sam Fuehring added 21 points and 13 rebounds for the Cardinals (23-1, 10-1 ACC), who won their ninth in a row. Fuehring made consecutive driving baskets in the final quarter after the Hokies had closed to 62-56 with less than four minutes to play.

“I got some good shots out there,” Durr said after making 11 of 21 shots. “All I was trying to do was make a play.”

Dara Mabrey had 17 points for the Hokies (15-8, 2-8).

#4 Notre Dame 97, #24 Florida State 70: Arike Ogunbowale scored 27 points and Jessica Shepard added 26 as the host Irish (21-3, 9-2 ACC) defeated the Seminoles (20-4, 8-3). Ogunbowale, who had 13 points on 4-of-15 shooting Thursday in a loss to No. 25 Miami, moved closer to becoming the school’s leading scorer. She has 2,301 points. Skylar Diggers-Smith is the all-time leader at 2,357.

#6 Mississippi State 91, Tennessee 63: Teaira McCowan had 24 points and 15 rebounds and Jordan Danberry added 20 points as the host Bulldogs (22-1, 10-0 SEC) defeated the Volunteers (15-8, 4-6).

#8 Marquette 93, Villanova 55: Natisha Hiedeman scored 22 points and Allazia Blockton had 19 to help the host Golden Eagles (21-3, 12-0 Big East) beat the Wildcats (15-9, 6-7).

#10 Maryland 62, #20 Rutgers 48: Kaila Charles scored 17 points as the visiting Terrapins (22-2, 11-2 Big Ten) beat the Scarlet Knights (17-6, 9-3).

UCLA 100, #17 Utah 90: Kennedy Burke scored 26 points and Michaela Onyenwere added 25 to lead the visiting Bruins (15-9, 8-4 Pac-12) downed the Utes (18-5, 7-5).

Colorado 81, USC 76: Mya Hollingshed scored 21 points as the host Buffaloes (11-12, 1-11 Pac-12) beat the Trojans (14-9, 4-8) to end an 11-game losing streak.

Men

Houston extends home win streak

DeJon Jarreau and Corey Davis Jr. scored 16 points apiece as No. 12 Houston extended its home winning streak to 32 games with a 65-58 win over No. 25 Cincinnati.

The Cougars (23-1, 10-1 American) held the Bearcats (20-4, 9-2) scoreless over the final 6:11.

#20 Iowa 80, Northwestern 79: Jordan Bohannon made a 3-pointer with one second left to complete the host Hawkeyes’ rally from a 15-point deficit in the final 4:14 as Iowa (19-5, 8-5 BIg Ten) beat the Wildcats (12-11, 3-9).

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