Wake rallies past Hoosiers


• WAKE FOREST 82, NO. 13 INDIANA 78: Freshman Bryant Crawford made a driving layup with 3.2 seconds to play to give the Demon Deacons the lead and they upset the Hoosiers in the opening round of the Maui Invitational on Monday. Crawford had the ball at the head of the key for about 8 seconds before he put his head down and, using a screen, drove to the basket to give Wake Forest (3-1) the lead. Indiana (3-1) led 75-67 with 4:50 left.

• NO. 9 NORTH CAROLINA 80, NORTHWESTERN 69: Justin Jackson had 21 points and 13 rebounds and the Tar Heels (4-1) bounced back from their loss at Northern Iowa by beating the Wildcats (3-1) in the CBE Classic semifinals in Kansas City, Mo. North Carolina will play Kansas State for the tournament title Tuesday.

• ILLINOIS 82, CHICAGO STATE 79: Jalen Coleman-Lands sank a three-pointer at the buzzer, allowing the Illini (2-3) to escape vs. the Cougars (3-2) in Springfield, Ill.

• NO. 3 MICHIGAN STATE 89, EASTERN MICHIGAN 65: Javon Bess scored nine of his 13 points in the first half to help the host Spartans (4-0) rout the Eagles (2-2).


• MARQUETTE 81, NO. 22 LSU 80: Jajuan Johnson hit two free throws with 10.8 seconds remaining and the Golden Eagles survived a frenetic finish vs. the Tigers (2-1) in the Legends Classic semifinals in New York. Ben Simmons collected 21 points and 20 rebounds in front of 51 NBA scouts and gave LSU its only lead at 80-79 with a reverse layup with 21.5 seconds remaining.

• NO. 19 VANDERBILT 92, ST. JOHN'S 55: The Commodores (4-0) opened on a 27-4 run in the Maui Invitational and nearly handed the Red Storm (3-1) its worst loss ever.

• NO. 4 IOWA STATE 83, CHATTANOOGA 63: The host Cyclones (3-0), enjoying their highest ranking since the 1996-97 season, hit 14 three-pointers vs. the Mocs.


• NO. 1 CONNECTICUT 97, KANSAS STATE 57: Breanna Stewart scored 25 points on the 30th anniversary of Geno Auriemma's first game as coach of the host Huskies, who won their 39th game in a row. Stewart became the ninth player in school history to reach 2,000 points.

• NO. 4 TENNESSEE 59, CHATTANOOGA 57: Diamond DeShields made numerous big plays down the stretch as the Lady Vols (4-0) held on against the Mocs (3-2).