DAVIS, Calif. -- James Kinney scored 27 points Wednesday night to lead San Jose State to a 73-64 win over UC Davis.
Kinney scored 16 of his points in the second half. The Spartans finished with a 9-2 run, all but two of those points coming on free throws.
Neither team led by double figures in the game that featured 13 lead changes.
The Big 12/SEC Challenge will again feature Kansas and Kentucky, this time at Rupp Arena. That's not the only exciting matchup in next season's midseason conference showdown.
Northwestern has never made the NCAA tournament, but the Wildcats' upward trajectory suggests 2016-17 could finally be the season it happens.
Dillon Brooks, who led Oregon with 16.7 points per game last season, and Tyler Dorsey will opt out of the NBA draft process and return to the Ducks, sources told ESPN.