Duke’s Jon Scheyer and Kyle Singler combined for 41 points as they led the #5 Blue Devils to a 67-49 win over Virginia. The senior Scheyer bounced back from a poor shooting effort against Tulsas, making eight of 14 from the field and four of seven from beyond the arc. He finished with 20 points, three rebounds and three assists.
Singler finished with 21 points, three rebounds and three assists. The junior forward made six of ten from the field, two of five three-pointers and seven of nine free throws.
Kalin Lucas of Michigan State had eight points to lead the #14 Spartans to a 53-44 win over #3 Purdue. He made three of eight from the field and both free throws.
Robbie Hummel from Purdue suffered a torn ACL in the #3 Boilermakers’ 59-58 victory over Minnesota Wednesday. He will miss the remainder of the season.
Jerome Dyson of Connecticut made six of 13 shots from the field as he finished with 13 points, five rebounds and four assists and two steals in a 78-76 loss to Louisville.
Trevor Booker of Clemson had a double-double as he finished with 19 points and eleven caroms to lead the Tigers to a 53-50 win over Florida State. He made six of eight from the field and seven of nine from the line. The win gave Clemson their 20th win of the season, which should get them into the NCAA Tournament.