CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Kentucky dug deep into its bench Saturday to beat No. 6 North Carolina 93-76 and end its worst start in 16 years.
No. 1 Duke 93, No. 17 Temple 68
PHILADELPHIA -- Jason Williams had a career-high 30 points and was 8-for-10 from 3-point range to lead Duke to the easy win over Temple.
No. 3 Michigan State 97,
EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Zach Randolph had 19 points and 10 rebounds as Michigan State won its 16th straight game.
No. 4 Stanford 86, Long Beach St. 63
LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Ryan Mendez scored 22 points as Stanford beat Long Beach State.
No. 5 Arizona 101, St. Mary's 41
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Richard Jefferson joined Loren Woods on the ineligible list, but the two starters were never missed as ranked Arizona handed winless St. Mary's its most one-sided loss ever.
No. 7 Tennessee 79, West Virginia 78
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Terrence Woods hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 32 seconds left and Tennessee rallied from 10 points down in the second half to beat West Virginia.
No. 8 Seton Hall 63, La Salle 54
NEW YORK -- Freshman forward Eddie Griffin had 20 points, eight rebounds and seven blocks to lead Seton Hall.
No. 9 Illinois 76, Kansas St. 56
MANHATTAN, Kan. -- Marcus Griffin had 20 points and 10 rebounds to lead Illinois.
No. 10 Florida 83, DePaul 76
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Udonis Haslem had 21 points and 10 rebounds and Florida overcame poor shooting by making 11 of 12 free throws in the final 1:24.
No. 11 Notre Dame 77, Vanderbilt 74
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- David Graves scored 13 of his 19 points in the second half, including a 3-pointer with 3:44 left that gave Notre Dame the lead for good.
No. 12 Wake Forest 66,
South Carolina St. 55
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Josh Howard and Darius Songaila scored 14 points each as Wake Forest beat South Carolina State.
No. 13 Maryland 82, Michigan 51
WASHINGTON -- Lonny Baxter dominated inside with 17 points and five rebounds in just 22 minutes.
Mississippi 60, No. 14 Oklahoma 55
OXFORD, Miss. -- Freshman Aaron Harper scored 18 points as Mississippi upset Oklahoma and extended its homecourt winning streak against nonconference opponents to 39 games.
No. 15 Southern California 65,
No. 18 Utah 60
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Brian Scalabrine and David Bluthenthal combined for 16 consecutive points in the second half as Southern California defeated Utah.
No. 16 Connecticut 97,
New Hampshire 70
STORRS, Conn. -- Albert Mouring scored a career-high 24 points to lead Connecticut to its fifth straight win.
George Washington 85,
No. 19 St. John's 75
WASHINGTON -- Mike Jarvis' current team was upset by his old one Saturday, as SirValient Brown scored 32 points to lead George Washington.
No. 20 Syracuse 88,
Virginia Tech 68
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- DeShaun Williams and Damone Brown each scored 26 points, both career highs, as Syracuse beat Virginia Tech to win the Carrier Classic.
No. 23 Wisconsin 61, Xavier 46
MADISON, Wis. -- Kirk Penney scored a career-high 24 points and Wisconsin routed previously unbeaten Xavier in acting coach Brad Soderberg's first game.
Marshall 67, No. 24 Dayton 65
DAYTON, Ohio -- Tamar Slay scored 19 points and Marshall held off a late-game surge by Dayton.
No. 25 Arkansas 74, Memphis 68
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Teddy Gipson dribbled inside to produce two key baskets late in the second half and help Arkansas beat Memphis.
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