Sunday's roundup: MSU women upset No. 19 Rutgers

Associated Press

East Lansing — Aerial Powers scored 18 points and matched a career-high with 18 rebounds for her 20th double-double of the season to help Michigan State upset cold-shooting No. 19 Rutgers 60-50 Sunday.

Powers has now scored 600 points this season, breaking the school's single-season scoring record.

Rutgers (20-7, 11-5 Big Ten) falls into a three-way tie with Minnesota and Ohio State for third place in the conference. Michigan State (13-14, 5-11) is now 2-7 against ranked opponents this season.

Rutgers shot 20 of 64 from the floor (31 percent). Tyler Scaife, who averages 43 percent shooting per game, was held to just two points on 1-of-14 shooting.

Tori Jankoska finished with 21 points for the Spartans, who led 27-20 at the break, and had its largest lead, 52-38 with 3:41 left.

Scarlet Knights' center Rachel Hollivay left the game with 3:41 remaining after injuring her left knee.

State men

(At) Oakland 81, Illinois-Chicago 56: Kahlil Felder had 20 points and a career-high 14 assists to lead Oakland.

Max Hooper hit six 3-pointers and scored 19 and Corey Petros had 12 points and 12 rebounds for the Golden Grizzlies (15-14, 10-4 Horizon League), who won their 10th straight home game.

Hooper had 16 points, Felder 15 and Oakland shot 60 percent to open a 45-27 lead at the half.

The Flames (7-22, 3-11) opened the second half with an 11-2 run to get within 47-38 but the Golden Grizzlies responded with an 11-2 run of its own to regain control.

Big Ten men

Iowa 74, (at) Nebraska 46: Aaron White had 18 points and 11 rebounds, and Iowa (17-10, 8-6) ended the first half with a 21-2 run.

Nebraska (13-14, 5-10) suffered its fifth straight loss and seventh in eight games.

Indiana 84, (at) Rutgers 54: Yogi Ferrell and James Blackmon Jr. scored 17 apiece for Indiana (19-9, 9-6). Rutgers is 10-18, 2-13.

Top 25 men

(At) No. 2 Virginia 51, Florida State 41: Anthony Gill scored 13 for Virginia (25-1, 13-1 Atlantic Coast Conference).

(At) Oregon 69, No. 9 Utah 58: Dillon Brooks scored 11 straight for Oregon (20-8, 10-5 Pac-12) late in the second half and finished with 19. Delon Wright scored 20 points for Utah (21-5, 11-3).

(At) No. 13 Wichita State 62, Evansville 43: Fred VanVleet scored 18 of his 22 in the first half to lead Wichita State (25-3, 15-1 Missouri Valley).


North Carolina held a public memorial service for Dean Smith, who died earlier this month, in the campus arena bearing his name.

Smith died two weeks ago at the age of 83. The family held a private service last week.

"I'm really going to miss him," said Phil Ford, who spoke at the ceremony along with UNC coach Roy Williams, and former players Brad Daugherty and Antawn Jamison.

The school estimated between 9,000 and 10,000 attended Sunday's program lasting more than two hours

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