Patriot League RUMORS & NEWS

  • Henderson, Dorn lead North Carolina State past Boston University

    The Sports Xchange "Terry Henderson scored 23 points and Torin Dorn had 22 points as North Carolina State withstood Boston University's strong start to the second half to beat the Terriers 77-73 on Saturday at PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C. Dennis Smith Jr. added 15 points as N.C. State (6-2) avoided consecutive..." December 03

  • No. 12 Creighton pulls away in second half

    The Sports Xchange "OMAHA, Neb. -- Creighton overcame a rare slow start Saturday with a strong second half to pull away for an 82-52 victory over Loyola (Md.). Freshman center Justin Patton finished with a game-high 17 points on 8-of-8 shooting for No. 12 Creighton (6-0). Marcus Foster added 16 while Khyri..." November 26

  • Lehigh claims first win over SEC team

    The Sports Xchange "STARKVILLE, Miss. -- In Mississippi State's first game since its leading scorer suffered a season-ending injury, Lehigh placed five scorers in double figures and rolled to an 87-73 victory over the Bulldogs on Friday night at Humphrey Coliseum. The Mountain Hawks (2-2) picked up the..." November 25

  • Nittany Lions brush past Colgate

    The Sports Xchange "Payton Banks scored 20 points and was one of four Penn State players in double figures as the Nittany Lions pulled away from Colgate for a 72-59 win Wednesday night at the Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, Pa. Banks, a junior forward, went 6 of 12 from the floor and hit four of his..." November 23

  • Bucknell stuns Vandy with second-half comeback

    The Sports Xchange "Bucknell overcome an 11-point deficit to stun Vanderbilt 75-72 Monday evening in Nashville's Memorial Gymnasium. Forward Zach Thomas scored 17, and center Nana Foulland added 15 points and 12 rebounds, and guard Stephen Brown added 15 points for the Bison. Bucknell (3-2) hit all six of its..." November 22

  • Butler rolls past Bucknell

    The Sports Xchange "Avery Woodson and Tyler Wideman had 14 points apiece to lead Butler past Bucknell 86-60 in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational on Saturday. The first-round game took place at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis where Butler extended its winning streak to 31 games against..." November 19

  • Notre Dame demolishes Loyola-Maryland

    The Sports Xchange "V.J. Beachem scored 21 points and Bonzie Colson added 19 as Notre Dame remained unbeaten with an 83-48 non-conference victory over Loyola-Maryland in Friday non-conference play at Purcell Pavilion. Martinas Geben added 10 rebounds for the Fighting Irish (3-0), who have scored at an 88.0..." November 18

  • White, Syracuse hammer Holy Cross

    The Sports Xchange "SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Thanks to fifth-year graduate transfer Andrew White, Syracuse's offense hasn't skipped a beat despite losing its top three scorers from last year's Final Four team. White, a 6-foot-7 wing who spent last season at Nebraska after transferring from Kansas, scored 16 of his..." November 15

  • Davis, Hogg, Williams lift Texas A&M past American

    The Sports Xchange "Center Tyler Davis scored 17 points as Texas A&M cruised to a 76-53 win over American on Monday night at Reed Arena. The Aggies never trailed in improving to 2-0 while the Eagles fell to 0-2 on the young season. Forward D.J. Hogg added 12 points, nine rebounds and four assists for..." November 14

  • Gamecocks overpower Holy Cross

    The Sports Xchange "A big second-half surge helped South Carolina beat Holy Cross 81-49 in the Brooklyn Hoops Holiday Invitational on Sunday at Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, S.C. Sindarius Thornwell had 20 points and five rebounds for South Carolina (2-0). P.J. Dozier added 15 points and five assists, and..." November 13

  • Woods paces Wake Forest past Bucknell

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Keyshawn Woods came off the bench to score a career-high 22 points, and high-scoring Wake Forest improved to 2-0 with a 94-74 win over visiting Bucknell on Sunday at Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Woods led five Demon Deacons in double figures, connecting on eight of nine..." November 13

  • No. 5 Oregon opens season with win vs. Army

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Dana Altman celebrated his new contract with a victory. Fifth-ranked Oregon opened its seventh season under Altman with a 91-77 victory over Army on Friday night at Matthew Knight Arena. Earlier in the day, Altman signed a new seven-year, $18 million contract. "My wife..." November 12

  • Williams helps Ohio State top Navy

    The Sports Xchange "ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Kam Williams scored 23 points, and Keita Bates-Diop added 14 points and 14 rebounds as Ohio State defeated Navy, 78-68, at the Veterans Classic on Friday night. Williams, a 6-foot-2 guard from nearby Baltimore, made seven of nine shots overall, including five 3-pointers and..." November 12

  • Bluiett, Sumner lift No. 7 Xavier past Lehigh

    The Sports Xchange "CINCINNATI – According to the stat sheet, junior guard Trevon Bluiett had a monster game for 7th-ranked Xavier on Friday, scoring a career-high 25 points with 11 rebounds and three assists. But, after his team’s sloppy effort in an 84-81 victory over Lehigh in the regular season opener at..." November 11

  • Roberson, Howard fuel No. 19 Syracuse past Colgate

    The Sports Xchange "SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Unlike the Chicago Cubs, the Colgate men's basketball team must wait at least one more year to break the longest losing streak in Division I. Tyler Roberson scored a game-high 18 points and Frank Howard added a career-high 11 with nine assists as No. 19 Syracuse extended..." November 11

  • No. 4 'Nova too much for overmatched Lafayette

    The Sports Xchange "VILLANOVA, Pa. – It's just one game but Villanova looks primed for another deep run in March. There was absolutely no championship hangover on the Main Line. Jalen Brunson scored 17 points, Kris Jenkins added 16 and No. 4 Villanova throttled overmatched Lafayette 88-48 on Friday night..." November 11