Gary Clark scored 14 points as 18th-ranked Cincinnati won its 26th straight home game, 65-47 over Houston.
Franciscan University of Steubenville has hired Mike Holmes as its new athletic director. Holmes served three years at the University of Maine, Presque Isle, as AD and head men’s basketball coach.
High School running back Jaelen Gill, the No. 37-ranked prospect in the 2018 class, committed to Ohio State. The 6’0, 177 lb. Gill, who’s from the Buckeye State, chose Ohio State over Notre Dame, Michigan, UCLA, USC and Tennessee.
Jae’Sean Tate hit a layup with three seconds left to lift Ohio State past Penn State 71-70.
Ben Lammers scored 20 points and Josh Okogie added 14 as Georgia Tech topped Pitt 61-52.
11th-ranked Baylor outscored No. 10 WVU by 11 points in the second half of their 71-62 victory. The Mountaineers host Iowa State Friday night.
The 12th-ranked West Virginia Mountaineers visit 9th-ranked Baylor tonight at 7. Join the OVSN on 94.9FM at 6:30 for the pregame coverage.
B.J. Taylor scored 27 points to lead UCF past 15th-ranked Cincinnati 53-49.
No. 7 West Liberty downed Urbana 121-90. The Hilltoppers visit Wheeling Jesuit tomorrow afternoon at 4.
C.J. Jackson scored 18 points, JaQuan Lyle had 17 and Jae’Sean Tate added 15 as Ohio State knocked off No. 16 Wisconsin 83-73.