Northwestern Picks Up Win, College Basketball News


Published on November 21 2013 6:42 am
Last Updated on November 21 2013 6:42 am
Written by Millie Lange

College Basketball Roundup

The Northwestern Wildcats dismissed Illinois-Chicago 93-58 last night in men's college basketball action. Meanwhile, Illinois plays Chicago State on Friday while Notre Dame hosts Santa Clara. DePaul is back on the floor Monday against Wichita State. The Wildcats are also in action Friday hosting IUPUI.


College Basketball Schedule

Mizzou returns to the court Saturday to face Gardner-Webb in the opening round of the Las Vegas Invitational. The 3-0 St. Louis Billikens travel to Mexico for the Cancun Challenge Tournament. The Billikens take on Oral Roberts in the opening round tonight. The Fighting Illini will cap off their five-game homestand against Chicago State Friday night.


Wednesday, November 20 Scoreboard

NCAA Top-25 Men's Basketball  ("USA Today" Rankings)

#8 Ohio State Buckeyes 63, American University Eagles 52

#16 Wichita State Shockers 77, Tulsa Golden Hurricane 54

#21 Baylor Bears 69, Charleston Southern Buccaneers 64

#25 Iowa State Cyclones 90, BYU Cougars 88


Thursday, November 21 Schedule (All Times Central)

NCAA Top-25 Men's Basketball  ("USA Today" Rankings)

6:30 p.m. - #10 VCU Rams vs. Florida State Seminoles  (Puerto Rico Tip-Off at San Juan)

8:00 p.m. - #12 Gonzaga Bulldogs host Washington State Cougars

4:00 p.m. - #13 Michigan Wolverines vs. Long Beach State 49ers  (Puerto Rico Tip-Off at San Juan)

6:30 p.m. - #14 Florida Gators host Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders  (Global Sports Challenge)

7:00 p.m. - #15 Wisconsin Badgers host Bowling Green Falcons

6:00 p.m. - #18 Connecticut Huskies vs. Boston College Eagles  (2K Sports Challenge at New York)

2:00 p.m. - #20 New Mexico Lobos host UAB Blazers  (Charleston Classic at Charleston, SC)