Lloyd, a Virginia native, became the first black player to play in the NBA when he stepped onto the floor for the Washington Capitols in 1950.
Mincy scored a career-high 28 points, Malina Howard and Shatori Walker-Kimbrough each added 16 and No. 5 Maryland defeated Indiana 83-72 Thursday night to move within one victory of completing a perfect Big Ten regular season.
Okafor scored a career-best 30 points, and No. 4 Duke beat Virginia Tech, 91-86, in overtime on Wednesday night for the Blue Devils’ eighth consecutive victory.
Garnett, the face of the franchise who was reacquired in a trade from Brooklyn last week, had five points and eight rebounds as the Timberwolves handed the Wizards their fifth consecutive loss, winning 97-77.
Joe McDonald scored 17 points as George Washington snapped a four-game skid by knocking off St. Bonaventure, 69-46, on Wednesday night.
Terry Allen had a key block and two free throws in closing seconds of the second overtime to help Richmond beat No. 22 VCU, 67-63, on Wednesday night.
Virginia didn’t have two starters. Wake Forest never had a chance. The Cavaliers earned their seventh consecutive win by routing the Demon Deacons, 70-34, on Wednesday night.
With a variety of moves, Golden State’s baby-faced killer scored 32 points on the Wizards in a 114-107 victory on Tuesday.
Though Gortat’s participation in fourth quarters this season has been limited, it’s unlikely he thought he was done for the night before the third quarter against Golden State was over, yet, he was.
Stephen Curry returned from a one-game absence to score 32 points, and the Warriors defeated the Wizards, 114-107, on Tuesday night.
The torn meniscus in Rose’s right knee was announced Tuesday night, another tough twist for a franchise, a star, his sponsors and a fanbase that thought the Bulls were entering another golden era just a few years ago.
Wells scored 26 points, and No. 14 Maryland held off fifth-ranked Wisconsin, 59-53, on Tuesday, ending the Badgers’ 10-game winning streak and ruining their bid to clinch at least a share of the Big Ten title.