Wake Forest's Chris Paul (3) drives past Elon's Scottie Rice (11) during the second half of Wake Forest's 85-67 win in Winston-Salem, N.C., Wednesday Dec. 15, 2004. Paul had 14 points, 11 assists, and six steals.
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ATLANTA Isma'il Muhammad scored 14 points and Jarrett Jack added 13 to lead No. 3 Georgia Tech to a 72-47 victory over James Madison on Wednesday night.
The Yellow Jackets (7-0) struggled from the field. Leading scorer B.J. Elder, averaging 18.7 points, managed only four on 1-of-7 shooting in 25 minutes, while Will Bynum had 10 on 2-of-9 shooting in 28 minutes.
No. 6 Wake Forest 85, Elon 67
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. Chris Paul had 14 points and a career-high 11 assists and Kyle Visser added 13 points for the Demon Deacons (8-1).
No. 12 N.C. State 78, Louisiana-Lafayette 72
RALEIGH, N.C. Andrew Brackman scored a career-high 20 points and made several key plays during a decisive second-half run for North Carolina State.
No. 14 Texas 85, Texas-Arlington 70
AUSTIN, Texas P.J. Tucker had 17 points and 10 rebounds and Texas used a big first half to improve to 50-3 against in-state opponents under coach Rick Barnes.
DURHAM, N.C. Freshman Wanisha Smith scored a career-high 22 points to lead six players in double figures and help third-ranked Duke roll over Jacksonville State 99-36 Wednesday night.
No. 9 Tennessee 70, Louisiana Tech 59
RUSTON, La. Alexis Hornbuckle scored 17 points for Tennessee, which gave Louisiana Tech consecutive losses at home for the first time in 14 seasons.
Hornbuckle made seven of 12 shots and had five steals for the Lady Vols (6-2). Tasha Crain led Louisiana Tech (4-3) with 17 points and seven rebounds.
No. 21 DePaul 73, N. Illinois 59
DEKALB, Ill. Khara Smith scored 26 points, Jenna Rubino added 16 and Jenni Dant 10 for De Paul.
No. 6 Baylor 74, Washington 58
SEATTLE Sophia Young scored a season-high 22 points to help Baylor win its eighth straight.
Young's performance came on her 21st birthday, and Baylor (8-1) has not lost since a season-opening one-point defeat to top-ranked LSU.
Steffanie Blackmon, Emily Niemann and Chameka Scott had 15 points apiece for Baylor.
Cameo Hicks led the Huskies (4-5) with 15 points.
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