Guerrero's block gets stuck at the rim

USF's Ruben Guerrero was able to admire his block against Kentucky slightly longer than usual, as the ball got stuck between the rim and the backboard.


Poythress finishes breakaway with dunk

Alex Poythress was the beneficiary of some nice Kentucky defense, as a Wildcats steal led to two easy points (Live on ESPN).


No-look 360 pass leads to easy dunk

No. 23 Xavier's Makinde London pulled off the sweet spinning no-look dime to Sean O'Mara for the two-handed dunk in the Musketeers' 87-77 win over USC.


Syracuse wins Battle 4 Atlantis title

Michael Gbinije hit four 3-pointers and scored 20 points, and Malachi Richardson added 16 points to lift Syracuse to a 74-67 win over Texas A&M in the Battle 4 Atlantis championship. The Orange beat Charlotte and upset UConn and Texas A&M to win the title. Box score


Watch: No. 1 Kentucky vs. USF

South Florida (1-4) looks to slow top-ranked Kentucky in the Hoophall Miami Invitational. The Wildcats have won their first five games by an average of 17.8 points per game. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Cuse pulling away from No. 25 Texas A&M

Trevor Cooney draws the fouls, drops the bucket and makes the free throw to extend Syracuse's lead to 9 late in the second half. The Orange is in control with 1:36 left as they look to capture the Battle 4 Atlantis championship on ESPN.


Richardson's And-1 layup ties Texas A&M

Malachi Richardson gets the layup to go and draws the foul to pull Syracuse even at 55 with the No. 25 team in the nation in the Battle 4 Atlantis championship on ESPN.


Battle of unbeatens going back and forth

Syracuse's Michael Gbinije knots it at 46 with this 3-pointer in the second half against No. 25 Texas A&M. Gbinije is 3-of-5 from deep and has 12 points in the Battle 4 Atlantis championship on ESPN.


Cuse, Texas A&M getting chippy

Texas A&M G Anthony Collins was assessed a flagrant foul early in the second half when he mistimed his jump and landed on Syracuse G Malachi Richardson on his layup attempt. The Aggies hold a small lead in the Battle 4 Atlantis championship on ESPN. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN


Momentum swings Cuse's way to end half

Michael Gbinije nails a 3-pointer in the final seconds of the first half, then draws a shooting foul off a steal to earn a trip to the free-throw line, where he made 2 of 3. No. 25 Texas A&M's lead is down to 35-33 in the Battle 4 Atlantis championship on ESPN.


Cooney cools Aggies with hot shooting

Trevor Cooney sinks a high-arching trey to regain the Syracuse lead midway through the first half. Cooney leads the Orage with 8 points in the Battle 4 Atlantis Championship on ESPN.


7-foot-6 Ndiaye makes dunking look easy

UC Irvine's Mamadou Ndiaye shows that if you're 7-foot-6, you don't have to jump very high to dunk.


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2016 Battle4Atlantis field: Michigan State, Louisville, Wichita State, LSU, Baylor, VCU, St. John's and Old Dominion.

Cuse overcomes slow start to take lead

Tyler Lydon comes off the bench and sinks his first shot -- a 3-pointer -- to give the Orange a 13-7 lead in the first half. Syracuse is on a 10-3 run in the Battle 4 Atlantis championship on ESPN.


Wichita State's Grady injured in loss

Anton Grady suffered an unknown injury after colliding with an Alabama player in the second half of the Shockers' 64-60 loss. After the collision, Grady lay motionless on the ground before being carted off the court. Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall said Grady is awake and alert, but has little feeling in his extremities. Story

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Take away from Gonzaga-UConn: Both teams are second weekend NCAA type teams. UConn's Jalen Adams will get more minutes and Zags' Kyle Dranginis is all-glue team potential.

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Syracuse and No. 25 Texas A&M used Thursday upsets of tournament favorites UConn and Gonzaga, respectively, to reach the championship game today. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Allen's easy bucket seals Cardinal win

Marcus Allen took advantage of an open lane and passed the Arkansas defense for an easy layup to all but wrap up Stanford's 69-66 win.


No. 10 Zags survive No. 18 UConn's rally

The Bulldogs buckled down on D in the final seconds to hold on for a 73-70 win over the Huskies in the Battle 4 Atlantis third-place game. Gonzaga's Kyle Wiltjer scored a team-high 17.


Bulldogs keep distance vs. Huskies

No. 18 UConn forced No. 10 Gonzaga into a poor shot, but forgot to box out Kyle Dranginis, whose putback layup stretched the lead to 3 with under a minute left on ESPN.


No. 18 UConn on a run vs. No. 10 Gonzaga

The Huskies are on a 13-4 run and trail by four late in the second half against the Bulldogs in a battle for third place in the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament on ESPN.


Zags' McClellan goes around the world

Eric McClellan's nifty mid-air move left a UConn defender in the dust on this bucket. Gonzaga is up comfortably in the Battle 4 Atlantis 3rd-place game on ESPN.