Iona wants another upset while No. 4 Kansas doesn’t

On Thursday night, Iona scored its first upset over a top-10 team in 41 years. On Sunday, Iona — coached by Rick Pitino — will get another shot at an elite team as the Gaels (6-1)...

Wisconsin holds off No. 12 Houston with 65-63 upset

LAS VEGAS (AP) Johnny Davis scored a career-high 30 points and Wisconsin beat No. 12 Houston 65-63 in the Maui Invitational semifinals Tuesday. The Cougars erased a 20-point halftime deficit and cut Wisconsin’s lead to two...

College basketball rankings: Illinois upset by Marquette in final game before Kofi Cockburn’s suspension ends

USATSI When it was announced that All-American center Kofi Cockburn would start this season by serving a three-game suspension for selling apparel and memorabilia back in June in violation of NCAA rules, it was obvious that...

Louisville upset by Furman, takes rare November home loss with Cardinals coach Chris Mack serving suspension

USATSI The ACC suffered another notable nonconference defeat early in the college basketball season Friday, when Louisville lost 80-72 at home to Furman in overtime. The Cardinals were only 9-point favorites and were playing without coach...

Arkansas avoids upset against East Central

One casual look at the box score from Sunday afternoon’s exhibition in Bud Walton Arena would indicate that Arkansas should have likely lost to Division II East Central University. The Tigers, who hail from Ada, Okla.,...