UConn uses big first half to beat Michigan

The No. 18 Huskies jumped out to a 14-point halftime lead, then held on to beat the Wolverines 74-60 at the Battle 4 Atlantis and improve to 4-0 on the season.


Waltons World: Bike ride in Maui

On his tour of the island, Bill Walton apparently was stumping for a job with the tourism board. "What a dream come true."


Trimble, Maryland improve to 5-0

Melo Trimble scores 17 points in No. 2 Maryland's 86-63 victory over Rhode Island to win the Cancun Challenge.


Michigan guard has major shoe issues

The Wolverines' Caris LeVert slips while trying to avoid a Connecticut defender and winds up breaking his shoe.


Hamilton's near triple-double leads UConn

Daniel Hamilton led No. 18 UConn with 16 points, 9 rebounds and 9 assists in the 74-60 win over Michigan at the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas. The Huskies draw former Big East foe Syracuse next. Box score


Selden on fire for Kansas

Wayne Selden Jr. is 4-for-6 from downtown for the No. 5 Jayhawks, who are trying to pull away from No. 19 Vanderbilt in the Maui Invitational final on ESPN.


Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

We've got two high-level NCAA tournament type games in the Battle 4 Atlantis semifinals: Gonzaga-Texas A&M at 1 and UConn-Syracuse at 3:30 pm. All four look the part of NCAA teams here in late November.

Ellis untouched along baseline for dunk

Perry Ellis looked at a 3, then blew down the baseline for an easy dunk and his first points of the game, as Kansas has grabbed the lead on Vanderbilt in the second half of the Maui Invitational final on ESPN.


Colorado player ejected for biting opponent

Forward Tory Miller was kicked out of the second half of Colorado's 81-70 win over Air Force when he bit the shoulder of Air Force forward Hayden Graham.

This guy's hat game is strong

A Florida fan brought his Thanksgiving best to the game -- and so did the woman next to him.


(19) Vandy leads (5) Kansas at halftime

Vanderbilt holds a 30-26 lead over Kansas in the finals of the Maui Invitational on ESPN, thanks in part to this sweet baseline layup from Damian Jones.


Kornet throws it down over Kansas

After a beautiful pass from Wade Baldwin IV, Vanderbilt's Luke Kornet put down a huge dunk on ESPN. Vanderbilt leads Kansas 18-16 midway through the first half of the Maui Invitational championship.


(5) Kansas vs. (19) Vanderbilt in Maui finals

Both Kansas and Vanderbilt have cruised through their first two games at the Maui Invitational. But the Commodores have lost eight straight games against Top 25 teams. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN


Duke turns away Yale

Grayson Allen recorded 14 points and five rebounds in No. 6 Duke's 80-61 win over Yale.


No. 18 UConn (3-0) vs. Michigan (2-1)

The No. 18 Huskies open play at the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament against Michigan in a matchup of programs coming off down seasons. Michigan has won two of three meetings with UConn and posted a 68-63 home win in their most recent meeting on Jan. 17, 2010. Follow live

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Texas A&M went into the crowd after the Texas win. Said one Aggie staffer, "You have no idea how much this means to (the fans)." Aggies senior Alex Caruso pounded his heart and said, "this means so much." Caruso was in high school the last time the two former rivals played. The Aggie fans chanted "S-E-C" toward the end of the game. Rivalry. Keep it going. Coaches want it. Both administrations need to get on board.

Brett Edgerton @EditorEdge

The Texas and Washington hoops teams will play each other twice in the first 2 weeks... China and the Bahamas. Because hey, why not.

Duke wins behind second-half surge

The No. 6 Blue Devils went into halftime with a 2-point lead and then outscored Yale 42-25 in the second half to win 80-61 and improve to 5-1. Matt Jones led Duke with 17 points, and Grayson Allen put up 14. Box score

Justin Sears keeps dunking on Duke

The Yale forward threw down another big dunk midway through the second half on ESPNU, where No. 6 Duke holds a 61-48 lead.


No. 6 Duke pulling away from Yale

After starting the second half with just a 2-point lead, Duke is now ahead 50-38 on ESPNU as Grayson Allen leads the Blue Devils with 12 points while also showing off his defense with the steal and dish here.