Northeast RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rutgers crushes Central Connecticut 79-37

    The Sports Xchange "Reserve guard Nigel Johnson exemplified Rutgers' hot shooting performance in a 79-37 victory over visiting Central Connecticut on Tuesday in Piscataway, N.J., by making 6 of 9 field goal attempts for a game-high 16 points. The Scarlet Knights (7-1) improved to 6-0 at home by shooting 64.8..." December 06

  • Macon helps Arkansas sink Mount St. Mary's

    The Sports Xchange "Daryl Macon came off the bench to score 15 points, helping Arkansas beat visiting Mount St. Mary's 89-76 on Monday night at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville, Ark. Macon led five players who scored in double figures for Arkansas (4-1), which was coming off a loss to Minnesota. Dustin Thomas..." November 28

  • Irvin paces No. 25 Michigan past Mount St. Mary's

    The Sports Xchange "Playing on its home court and against an inferior opponent proved to be the necessary remedy for No. 25 Michigan to overcome one of its worst-ever shooting performances. Coming off a 19.2 percent shooting performance overall (10 of 52) and 7.7 percent from behind the 3-point line (2 of 26)..." November 26

  • Law helps Northwestern rout Bryant

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore forward Vic Law poured in 22 points and contributed four of Northwestern's school record-tying 12 blocked shots during an 86-66 nonconference victory over Bryant on Friday afternoon at Welsh-Ryan Arena in Evanston, Ill. Junior guard Scottie Lindsey contributed 20 points and six..." November 25

  • Kansas State strolls over Robert Morris

    The Sports Xchange "Dean Wade hit four of six shots and scored 13 points as Kansas State remained undefeated with a 61-40 victory over Robert Morris on Tuesday night at in a Barclays Center Classic campus contest played at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kan. The Wildcats (5-0) went 23 of 49 from the floor but..." November 22

  • Bullock, Providence race past St. Francis (Brooklyn)

    The Sports Xchange "Rodney Bullock scored 19 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, and freshman Khalif Young added 18 points in his first college start, helping Providence to an easy 64-48 victory over St. Francis (Brooklyn) on Monday in an Emerald Coast Classic game at Providence, R.I. The Friars (3-1) previously..." November 21

  • Ristic comes alive in No. 10 Arizona's 95-65 win

    The Sports Xchange "The one player lagging early in Arizona's season was starting Dusan Ristic. He averaged just 4.0 points and 4.0 rebounds while making 3 of 13 shots from the field in the Wildcats' 2-0 start. Coach Sean Miller said Ristic was thinking a bit too much instead of just playing. The message..." November 19

  • Gonzaga blows away Bryant

    The Sports Xchange "Center Przemek Karnowski racked up 22 points, 16 of them in the first half, to lead four scorers in double figures as Gonzaga walloped Bryant 109-70 on Friday night at the McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane, Wash. The Zags (3-0) used a 10-1 run midway through the second half to expand..." November 18

  • Big second half propels Minnesota past Mount St. Mary's

    The Sports Xchange "Forward Jordan Murphy dominated the paint and Minnesota again used a big second-half run to top Mount St. Mary's 80-56 at home on Wednesday. After a 3-pointer by guard Junior Robinson got the Mountaineers (0-3) within 49-42 with 13:34 to play, the Golden Gophers went on a 12-0 run to push..." November 16

  • No. 8 Virgina runs home winning streak to 21

    The Sports Xchange "CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- After compiling a perfect 15-0 record at home last season, No. 8 Virginia continued their impressive streak and recorded their 21st straight win at John Paul Jones Arena with a 72-32 win over St Francis Brooklyn on Tuesday night. The Cavaliers held an overmatched and..." November 15

  • Morris leads No. 20 Iowa State to victory

    The Sports Xchange "Mount St. Mary's Elijah Long prevailed in the individual battle Monday night with older brother Nazareth Mitrou-Long of Iowa State. But Mitrou-Long's team was the one celebrating a win, thanks to improved defense and a balanced scoring attack. Putting four players in double figures and..." November 14

  • Seton Hall handles Central Connecticut

    The Sports Xchange "Defending Big East Tournament champion Seton Hall opened Sunday's game on a 26-4 run and went on to cruise past Central Connecticut 82-58 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. The score was tied 2-2 after the Blue Devils' Tyson Batiste made a layup on Central Connecticut's second..." November 13

  • Kapita scores 17 in debut as NC State rolls

    The Sports Xchange "Heralded freshman Ted Kapita scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead North Carolina State to an 86-61 win over St. Francis (NY) on Sunday at Raleigh, N.C. Kapita, who is from the Democratic Republic of Congo and was enrolled at Arkansas last year, missed the Wolfpack's season..." November 13

  • DePaul hangs on to defeat Robert Morris

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Eli Cain produced 21 points as DePaul held on for a 78-72 victory over Robert Morris on Sunday night at McGrath-Phillips Arena in Chicago. Junior forward Tre'Darius McCallum contributed 12 points, eight rebounds and six assists in his DePaul debut while senior guard Darrick..." November 13

  • Wagner stuns No. 18 Connecticut

    The Sports Xchange "Wagner coach Bashir Mason had no problem with people calling his team's win over No. 18 Connecticut on Friday night an upset. "Absolutely it IS an upset," Mason said after the Seahawks of the Northeast Conference stunned the Huskies 67-58 in Storrs, Conn. "Probably nobody in the world..." November 12

  • Notre Dame dominates Bryant in season opener

    The Sports Xchange "Forward Bonzie Colson scored 23 points and forward V.J. Beachem 22 points as Notre Dame began its season with an 89-64 victory over Bryant on Saturday in South Bend, Ind. Guard Steve Vasturia added 16 points for the Fighting Irish, who reached the Elite 8 in the last two NCAA tournaments and..." November 12

  • WVU routs Mount St. Mary's to start season

    The Sports Xchange "Nathan Adrian scored 13 points to lead No. 20 West Virginia to a season-opening 87-59 victory over visiting Mount St. Mary's on Friday night at the WVU Coliseum in Morgantown, W.Va. Sagaba Konate had 11 points and six rebounds for West Virginia (1-0). Jevon Carter had 10 points. Greg..." November 11

  • Carrington powers Seton Hall past FDU in opener

    The Sports Xchange "Fueled by Khadeen Carrington's 27 points, Seton Hall won its season-opener over Fairleigh Dickinson 91-70 Friday night at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. Carrington, a junior guard and the Pirates' leading returning scorer, hit five 3-pointers and went 9-for-14 from the field. Seton..." November 11