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Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) moves away from Washington Wizards guard Garrett Temple (17) and center Nene (42), from Brazil, during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Steph Curry lights up Wizards for Warriors’ 8th straight win

- Associated Press

Curry scored 36 of his 51 points in the first half to offset a monster offensive game from John Wall and the Golden State Warriors pulled away to beat the Washington Wizards 134-121 Wednesday night for their eighth straight victory.

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Connecticut's Kia Nurse (11) dribbles during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against East Carolina in Storrs, Conn., on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Fred Beckham)

No. 2 South Carolina looking to slow down UConn's Stewart

- Associated Press

South Carolina coach Dawn Staley thinks Connecticut's Breanna Stewart is a sublime player and competitor who has transcended the game. Staley would know, having redefined point guard play as the game's best player a quarter-century ago.

San Diego State forward Malik Pope slices through the defense of New Mexico's Dane Kuiper, right, Obij Aget while driving to the basket during the first half of a NCAA college basketball game  Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Hemsley leads SDSU to 78-71 OT win vs New Mexico

- Associated Press

San Diego State's 10-game winning streak to open Mountain West Conference play seemed all but over when New Mexico took a five-point lead with 21.1 seconds to play.

Gonzaga guard Josh Perkins, right, shoots as Pepperdine guard Jeremy Major defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Malibu, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Sabonis, Gonzaga beat Pepperdine 69-66

Associated Press

Domantas Sabonis had 20 points and 11 rebounds for his conference-leading 14th double-double and Gonzaga held on Saturday night to beat Pepperdine 69-66.

San Francisco beats Santa Clara 89-86 in overtime

Associated Press

Devin Watson scored 24 points, including six in overtime, Uche Ofoegbu blocked a potential game-tying 3-pointer, and San Francisco beat Santa Clara 89-86 on Saturday night.

Top 25 Capsules

- Associated Press

Wesley Iwundu scored 22 points, and Kansas State upset top-ranked Oklahoma 80-69 on Saturday night to shake up the Big 12 race once again.

Warriors Watch

- Associated Press

CHASING HISTORY

San Antonio Spurs guard Danny Green (14) is defended by Los Angeles Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell (1) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. 11, 2015, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Bryant's 25 points not enough to upset Spurs

- Associated Press

The San Antonio Spurs have watched helplessly as Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant has tormented them for the better part of the past two decades.

Seattle beats UMKC 65-55 behind Powell's 17

Associated Press

William Powell scored 17 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and made six assists as Seattle beat the University of Missouri-Kansas City 65-55 on Saturday night to win its fifth straight.

Oregon State's Gary Payton II, center, grabs a rebound in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Corvallis, Ore., on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Timothy J. Gonzalez)

Payton leads Oregon State past Colorado 60-56

- Associated Press

Oregon State coach Wayne Tinkle pointed to his team's guts and mental toughness, despite the Beavers getting crushed on the glass against Colorado.

Memphis Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes (22) dunks in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

Parsons has 26 as Mavs defeat Grizzlies 114-110 in OT

- Associated Press

The Dallas Mavericks probably felt like they should have avoided overtime. Chandler Parsons made sure they didn't squander the opportunity for the win in the extra period.

Mississippi forward Tomasz Gielo (12) is fouled by Vanderbilt center Damian Jones during an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Oxford, Miss. Mississippi won 85-78. (Bruce Newman/Oxford Eagle via AP)

Mississippi tops Vanderbilt 85-78 behind Moody's 23

- Associated Press

Mississippi guard Stefan Moody smiled in the postgame press conference and would not respond when questioned about the severity and pain from a nagging groin injury.