Atlantic Sun RUMORS & NEWS

  • Minnesota outlasts NJIT

    The Sports Xchange "Akeem Springs came off the bench to post 19 points and seven rebounds, helping Minnesota beat New Jersey Institute of Technology 74-68 on Tuesday night at Williams Arena in Minneapolis, Minn. Nate Mason scored 18 points for Minnesota (8-1). Amir Coffey had 13 points and eight rebounds...." December 06

  • Iowa snaps four-game skid in rout of Stetson

    The Sports Xchange "The Iowa Hawkeyes ended a four-game losing streak Monday evening with an emphatic 95-68 beating of the Stetson Hatters. Iowa (4-5) shot the ball well and was in complete control of this contest from the opening tap. The Hawkeyes shot 49 percent from the floor and led by as many as 30 points..." December 05

  • Wagner's 20 points lead Michigan to rout of Kennesaw State

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore forward Moritz Wagner scored a career-high 20 points and junior forward D.J. Wilson had a double-double, fueling Michigan's 82-55 rout of Kennesaw State on Saturday at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Mich. Wilson finished with 15 points and 11 rebounds for the second double-double of..." December 03

  • No. 22 Syracuse holds off North Florida

    The Sports Xchange "SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The Syracuse Orange found their 3-point shooting stroke where they left it -- at the Carrier Dome. The 22nd-ranked Orange sank 13 of 24 3-point attempts (54.2 percent) Saturday afternoon as they built a 24-point lead and held on for a 77-71 win over the North Florida..." December 03

  • Auburn rebuffs South Carolina Upstate

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman guard Mustapha Heron scored 23 points, including two late free throws to squash a rally by South Carolina Upstate, and Auburn held on for a 90-83 victory Tuesday in Auburn, Ala. The Tigers (5-1) led by 10 at halftime and were up 67-51 midway through the second half, but had trouble..." November 29

  • Swanigan carries No. 17 Purdue past NJIT

    The Sports Xchange "WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- After declaring for the NBA Draft in the spring, Caleb Swanigan of Purdue waited until the final day before withdrawing and announcing he would return to college for his sophomore season. Boilermaker coach Matt Painter and Purdue fans certainly are happy about that..." November 26

  • No. 13 Michigan State survives Florida Gulf Coast

    The Sports Xchange "EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Florida Gulf Coast made a name for itself by knocking off Georgetown as a No. 15 seed in the 2013 NCAA Tournament. The Eagles nearly recorded the second win over a ranked opponent in school history on Sunday. Eron Harris scored 31 points, two shy of his career high,..." November 20

  • LSU holds off North Florida

    The Sports Xchange "LSU completed a sweep of a three-game homestand to begin the season when it held off North Florida 78-70 on Friday night in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La. Brandon Sampson scored 16 points and triggered a pivotal early second-half surge for the Tigers, who had beaten..." November 18

  • Baylor repels Florida Gulf Coast challenge

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Manu Lecomte paced a balanced Baylor attack in the Bears' 81-72 victory over Florida Gulf Coast on Friday night at Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas. Lecomte had 19 points and four assists as Baylor backed up its impressive win over No. 4 Oregon with a hard-fought victory over..." November 18

  • Miami sails past North Florida

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Davon Reed scored 17 points to lead five double-figure scorers for hot-shooting Miami in a 94-56 rout of North Florida on Wednesday night at UNF Arena in Jacksonville, Fla. Junior guard Ja'Quan Newton added 16 points, freshman forward Dewan Huell 15, freshman guard DJ Visiljevic..." November 16

  • Georgetown opens season by routing South Carolina Upstate

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Rodney Pryor scored 26 first-half points and Georgetown led wire-to-wire as the Hoyas opened their season by defeating South Carolina Upstate 105-60 on Saturday at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. On a day where the Hoyas honored Hall of Fame guard and former Georgetown great..." November 12

  • Iowa prevails over Kennesaw State in opener

    The Sports Xchange "Iowa emerged with a 91-74 victory over Kennesaw State in the season opener for both teams on Friday night at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City, Iowa. The story of the evening for Iowa was the performance of senior guard Peter Jok, who scored the first four points of the game and led the..." November 12

  • Auburns claims 83-66 win over North Florida

    The Sports Xchange "Auburn sophomore guard Bryce Brown scored 19 points and got double-figure support from three freshmen as the Tigers hung on for an 83-66 victory over North Florida on Friday night at Auburn Arena. Forward Danjel Purifoy scored 14 points and guards Mustapha Heron -- Auburn's first five-star..." November 12

  • Florida routs short-handed Florida Gulf Coast 80-59

    The Sports Xchange "Devin Robinson scored 14 points, and Florida used a big second-half surge to put away short-handed Florida Gulf Coast 80-59 on Friday in the season opener for both teams at Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla. After a tight first half, Florida Gulf Coast grabbed the lead early in..." November 11