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Top-ranked Spartans avoid upset

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Bryn Forbes scored a career-high 32 points and No. 1 Michigan State needed overtime to beat Oakland 99-93 on Tuesday night, the Spartans' first game without the injured Denzel Valentine.

Eron Harris added 27 points for the Spartans (13-0) who are off to the best start in school history.

Kay Felder, the nation's No. 2 scorer, had 37 points and nine assists for the Golden Grizzlies (7-4). With his 38 points in a win at Washington, Felder had 75 points in less than 72 hours.

NO. 2 KANSAS 70, SAN DIEGO ST. 57: At San Diego, Perry Ellis scored 14 of his 20 points in the first half and No. 2 Kansas beat San Diego State. Kansas (10-1), outmatched the Aztecs (7-6) from the start and took a 16-point lead with 4 minutes before halftime. Frank Mason III scored 12 points and Wayne Selden Jr. and Devonte' Graham had 10 apiece for the Jayhawks, whose only loss was to No. 1 Michigan State.

NO. 3 OKLAHOMA 88, WASHINGTON STATE 60: At Honolulu, Buddy Hield scored 25 points as No. 3 Oklahoma cruised to a win over Washington State in a quarterfinal-round game of the Diamond Head Classic. Hield made 8 of 13 shots from the field, including 5 of 8 from 3-point range, and was a perfect 4 for 4 from the free throw line in just 26 minutes. Isaiah Cousins had 13 points, Dante Buford added 11 and Jordan Woodard 10 for the Sooners (9-0).

NO. 5 VIRGINIA 63, CALIFORNIA 62: At Charlottesville, Va., London Perrantes made a 3-pointer with 10 seconds remaining in overtime for No. 5 Virginia. Anthony Gill led Virginia (10-1) with 17 points, freshman Jarred Reuter had 11 and Perrantes and Malcolm Brogdon each had 10, but the Cavaliers made just 21 of 54 shots (38.9 percent) and never led until just 1:04 was left in regulation.

NO. 6 XAVIER 78, WAKE FOREST 70: At Winston-Salem, N.C., Trevon Bluiett scored 14 of his 17 points in the second half, and No. 6 Xavier beat Wake Forest in the Skip Prosser Classic. Freshman Edmond Sumner added 13 of his season-high 21 points after halftime for the Musketeers (12-0). Debuting at the highest national ranking in school history, they trailed by 18 in the first half and 15 at halftime.

NO. 8 ARIZONA 85, LONG BEACH ST. 70: At Tucson, Ariz., freshman Allonzo Trier scored 20 points to lead six Arizona players in double figures in the Wildcats' final warmup before opening the Pac-12 season. The Wildcats (12-1), winners of seven straight, are off until they play at Arizona State on Jan. 3. Arizona won its 47th consecutive home game, the longest active streak in the country.

NO. 9 BUTLER 88, SOUTHERN UTAH 52: At Indianapolis, Roosevelt Jones had 12 points and 10 rebounds and No. 9 Butler beat Southern Utah. Jones was one of four Bulldogs to score in double digits as Butler (10-1) shot 63 percent from the field (37 of 58) and led by as many 41 points on the way to its seventh straight win.

NO. 11 IOWA STATE 81, NO. 22 CINCINNATI 79: At Cincinnati, Abdel Nader hit a 3-pointer with 11 seconds left that put No. 11 Iowa State ahead, and No. 22 Cincinnati missed three shots in the closing seconds, allowing the Cyclones to hold on for a victory.

NO. 14 PURDUE 68, VANDERBILT 55: At West Lafayette, Ind., A.J. Hammons had 21 points and 10 rebounds as No. 14 Purdue rallied. Rapheal Davis added 14 points and Caleb Swanigan had 13 for the Boilermakers (12-1), who extended their Mackey Arena winning streak to 15 games.

NO. 16 LOUISVILLE 75, MISSOURI-KANSAS CITY 47: At Louisville, Ky., Trey Lewis scored 17 points, Damion Lee added 14 and No. 16 Louisville pulled away from Missouri-Kansas City. The Cardinals (10-1) made a 9-0 run over 2:02 for a 60-39 lead with 8:17 remaining.

NO. 17 VILLANOVA 78, DELAWARE 48: At Villanova, Pa., Josh Hart had 18 points and 14 rebounds, freshman Jalen Brunson added 13 points and No. 17 Villanova relied on stingy defense and timely 3-point shooting to defeat Delaware.

NO. 18 SMU 90, KENT STATE 74: At Las Vegas, Larry Brown returned from a nine-game suspension and No. 18 SMU remained unbeaten with a win in the Las Vegas Classic.

DEPAUL 82, No. 20 GEORGE WASHINGTON 61: At Rosemont, Ill., Billy Garrett Jr. scored 20 points and Eli Cain added 16 to lead DePaul to the upset. Aaron Simpson added 15 points for the Blue Demons (6-6), who broke a four-game losing streak.

NO. 24 UTAH 105, DELAWARE STATE 58: At Salt Lake City, Jordan Loveridge scored 14 points as No. 24 Utah (10-2) romped past Delaware State. Loveridge hit a 3 from the left wing to cap a 12-0 run and give Utah a 31-13 lead just over 10 minutes into the game.

NO. 25 SOUTH CAROLINA 75, ST. JOHN'S 61: At Uncasville, Conn., Duane Notice scored 20 points to lead No. 25 South Carolina (11-0) over St. John's at Mohegan Sun Arena.

Michigan State forward Matt Costello, rear, hugs guard Eron Harris after an overtime victory over Oakland Tuesday in Auburn Hills, Mich. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS