Taylor Emery scored 24 points and Aisha Sheppard added 17, including the go-ahead 3-pointer, and Virginia Tech upset No. 14 Miami 73-65 on Thursday night, ending a string of 15 straight losses to the Hurricanes.
Freshman Rhyne Howard and senior Taylor Murray scored 17 points apiece and No. 16 Kentucky ended a nine-game losing streak against No. 13 South Carolina, beating the Gamecocks 65-57 for their first win in Columbia since 2012.
Justin Jenifer put Cincinnati ahead to stay with a layup and hit a 3-pointer with 19.9 seconds left, rallying Cincinnati to a 60-55 victory over UCF in a matchup of two of the American Athletic's top defensive teams.
Jason Brammer shared footage of his son Luke "flopping,’ or falling on purpose, during a basketball with the local children’s league in Hilliard, Ohio. “I think my boy has been watching too much NBA,” Brammer tweeted.