Down 21 points, the Wizards rallied to force overtime against Toronto. Despite the surge, it’s clear they still have trouble matching up with their foes from the north.
John Wall led all scorers with 28 points and Bradley Beal had 26 points for the Wizards, who could have pulled into a tie with Toronto for second place in the Eastern Conference with a victory.
Weber landed awkwardly with three minutes remaining in VCU’s 64-55 loss to the Spiders and spent the rest of the game on crutches with ice on his right knee.
Quinn Cook and Tyus Jones made a pair of 3-pointers in the final 1:16, erasing the remnants of an 11-point and handing the Blue Devils a 69-63 victory over the Cavaliers.
Codi Miller-McIntyre scored 19 points and Dinos Mitoglou and Mitchell Wilbekin each scored 15 points as Wake Forest held on to beat Virginia Tech, 73-70, on Saturday.
Smith-Rivera scored 24 points and No. 21 Georgetown held Creighton without a field goal for more than 17 minutes in a 67-40 victory Saturday.
Loving scored 19 points and Russell added 18 points and 14 rebounds to lead Ohio State to an 80-56 victory over No. 16 Maryland on Thursday night.
Laurin Mincy scored 24 points, and No. 5 Maryland rolled to its 12th consecutive victory, remaining unbeaten in Big Ten play with a 91-65 win over Michigan on Thursday night.
When the Phoenix Suns’ big lead was fading away fast in the fourth quarter, P.J. Tucker put a stop to the collapse.
With only 10 games left before the Big Ten tournament, the Terrapins are now at a point in the season where emotional leadership can be a difference-maker. Sunday’s come-from-behind victory over Northwestern was evidence of that.
Wall had 21 points, 13 assists and nine rebounds, and Washington rallied from a 19-point deficit to send Los Angeles to its ninth straight loss, 98-92 on Tuesday night.
The Hoyas stumbled for the second time against the Musketeers immediately after entering the Top 25. Georgetown had just moved in at No. 25 when it lost at Xavier on New Year’s Eve and was ranked No. 21 on Monday.