ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cody Ellis scored 18 points, including three 3-pointers, off the bench to help Saint Louis to its seventh consecutive victory, 76-58 over Charlotte last night. Jordair Jett added 16 points and Jake Barnett had 13 for the Billikens at home. The Saint Louis bench outscored Charlotte's 47-17.
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Jeff Withey had 15 points and 11 rebounds while becoming the Big 12's career blocked shots leader, and Number 14 Kansas walloped Texas 73-47 on a festive Saturday night at Allen Fieldhouse. Miami Heat and former KU guard Mario Chalmers was honored at halftime by having his Number 15 raised to the rafters, where it joined names such as Wilt Chamberlain and Paul Pierce.
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Angel Rodriguez scored 22 points and Shane Southwell added 18 on six 3-pointers to lead Number 10 Kansas State to an 81-61 win over Baylor last night. The game remained fairly close in the first half, but the Wildcats took control in the second, outscoring the Bears 43-32 after the break in Manhattan.
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Toni Young had 23 points and 18 rebounds Saturday to lead Number 25 Oklahoma State to an 80-45 victory over Kansas State. All five starters were in double figures for the Cowgirls in Stillwater. Kendra Suttles also had a double-double, with 19 points and 10 rebounds.