Singler leads Devils past Yellow Jackets

• NO. 10 DUKE 86, NO. 21 GEORGIA TECH 67: Kyle Singler had career highs of 30 points and eight three-pointers to lead the Blue Devils (18-4, 6-2 ACC) past the Yellow Jackets (16-6, 4-4) Thursday night in Durham, N.C. Jon Scheyer added 21 points for the Blue Devils, who were strong inside and outside -- hitting nearly 67 percent of their three-pointers and dominating Georgia Tech's foul-plagued front line. Zachery Peacock scored the Yellow Jackets' first 11 points but didn't score after that.


• SOUTH DAKOTA STATE 84, SOUTHERN UTAH 60: Garrett Callahan scored 17 points and Kai Williams had 12 points and 12 rebounds to pace the Jackrabbits (12-11, 8-4 Summit League) past the Thunderbirds (6-16, 2-9) in Brookings, S.D.

• MO.-KANSAS CITY 58, NORTH DAKOTA STATE 56: Jay Couisnard had 18 points and 13 rebounds to carry the Kangaroos (10-12, 4-7 Summit) past the Bison 8-14, 5-7) in Fargo, N.D. Michael Tveidt scored 20 points for NDSU.


BC upsets Duke

• BOSTON COLLEGE 61, NO. 6 DUKE 57: Carolyn Swords had 14 points and nine rebounds, going 8-for-8 from the line in the final five minutes to help the Eagles (13-10, 3-4 ACC) upset the visiting Blue Devils (18-4, 6-1). Jasmine Thomas scored 19 points for Duke.

• NO. 8 OHIO STATE 86, IOWA 82: Brittany Johnson scored 13 of her 18 points in the second half to rally the Buckeyes (22-3, 10-2 Big Ten) past the visiting Hawkeyes (11-11, 4-7). Samantha Prahalis had 22 points for Ohio State.


• West Virginia president Jim Clements apologized Thursday to the University of Pittsburgh, saying he was "appalled and embarrassed" by fans who threw objects onto the court Wednesday during the Mountaineers' 70-51 victory over the visiting Panthers. Pittsburgh assistant Tom Herrion was hit under his right eye with what appeared to be a coin.