Wolverines & Spartans Fall In ACC-Big Ten Challenge
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Vernon Carey Jr. showed Michigan State exactly what its missing. 23 for the last time because Draymond Greens jersey was retired by Michigan State at halftime, scored 20 points and Marcus Bingham added 13. Aaron Henry was held to two points after entering the game averaging 12-plus for the Spartans. Michigan State: Izzo has a lot of work to do in trying to rally a team that has been reeling since Winstons brother died last month. Jon Teske had 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Wolverines, who were seeking their first victory over a No.detroit.cbslocal.com
Jones scores 31, No. 2 Duke beats Georgia State, 74-63
(AP Photo/Ben McKeown)DURHAM, NC Tre Jones scored a career-high 31 points and No. 2 Duke pulled away to beat pesky Georgia State 74-63 on Friday night. On the last one, he blew past Chris Clerkley while drawing contact from the Georgia State guard, then hit a free throw to put Duke up 51-40. Georgia State has claimed three NCAA bids in five years and if the Panthers play like this all season, they should claim a fourth. And while Jones finished 4 of 8 from 3-point range, the rest of the team was a combined 3 of 20.
No. 4 Duke edges third-ranked Kansas 68-66
Kansas guard Devon Dotson (1) drives to the basket past Duke guard Tre Jones during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)NEW YORK, NY Tre Jones scored 15 points and Cassius Stanley added 11 of his 13 points in the second half to help No. 4 Duke beat third-ranked Kansas 68-66 in the opener of the Champions Classic on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. 1 Michigan State plays second-ranked Kentucky in the second game of the doubleheader. NOT SO FREE THROWS: Both teams struggled from the foul line with Kansas going 16 for 26 and Duke 14 for 23.