Creighton v Georgetown college basketball scores

College Basketball Scores on Feb. 19; Wins for Wisconsin, Creighton

MIAMI, FL — College basketball Top 25 scores and results from Sunday, February 19, with No. 11 Wisconsin and No. 20 Creighton both securing wins on the day.

No. 11 WISCONSIN 71, No. 23 MARYLAND 60

MADISON, Wis. — Nigel Hayes totaled 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead 11th-ranked Wisconsin to a 71-60 victory over No. 23 Maryland.

Hayes, who shot 6-of-15 from the floor, scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half.

Ethan Happ added 20 points, seven rebounds, five steals, three assists and two blocks for the Badgers (22-5, 11-3), who snapped a two-game losing streak after dropping back-to-back games against Northwestern and Michigan.

Hayes believes the two defeats came against teams that “were fighting for their tournament lives, trying to build a resume.

“We finally have that sense of urgency on our own end.”

Melo Trimble scored 27 points with five rebounds and three assists to lead the way for Maryland, which had its two-game winning streak ended.

Michal Cekovsky added 10 points in the defeat for the Terrapins (22-5, 10-4), who led 33-27 at halftime, but was outscored 44-27 after the break.

No. 20 CREIGHTON 87, GEORGETOWN 70

OMAHA, Neb. — Marcus Foster fired in a career-best 35 points and hit four 3-pointers, as No. 20 Creighton broke away early in the second half to beat Georgetown 87-70 on Sunday.

Foster, who shot 13-of-19 from the floor, also collected five rebounds and five assists in the win.

Isaiah Zierden added 13 points off the bench and Justin Patton and Cole Huff had 10 apiece for the Bluejays (22-5, 9-5 Big East), who shot 53.1 percent on 34-of-64 shooting as a team.

Patton also grabbed six rebounds, while Huff pulled down five for Creighton, who scored 41 in the first half and 46 in the second.

L.J. Peak recovered from a slow start to finished with 23 points and added six rebounds, three assists and three steals to lead Georgetown.

Rodney Pryor finished with 16 points and Jessie Govan ended with 12 points and five rebounds for the Hoyas (14-13, 5-9), who shot just 38.5 percent and were 3 of 22 from 3-point range.

AP TOP 25 COLLEGE BASKKETBALL SCORES

No. 11 WISCONSIN 71, No. 23 MARYLAND 60
No. 20 CREIGHTON 87, GEORGETOWN 70
No. 24 BUTLER 82, DEPAUL 66

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