Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

College Basketball: Duke's Home Streak Ends at 41

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

College Basketball: Duke's Home Streak Ends at 41

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Angel Rodriguez scored 24 points and Miami shot 67 percent after halftime to upset No. 4 Duke 90-74 on Tuesday night, snapping the Blue Devils' 41-game home winning streak.

Manu Lecomte had a career-high 23 points for the Hurricanes (12- 4, 2-1 Atlantic Coast Conference).

Trailing 35-34 at the break, Miami shot 18-for-27 after halftime and hit 6 of 9 3-pointers a stunningly one-sided show starring a team that lost by 28 points at home to Eastern Kentucky on Dec. 19.

Duke (14-2, 2-2) hadn't lost at Cameron Indoor Stadium since March 2012.

Jones leads Butler to upset win * Roosevelt Jones (O'Fallon, Ill.) scored a season-high 23 points, Kellen Dunham added 21 and Butler knocked off No. 21 Seton Hall 79-75 in overtime on Tuesday night in Newark, N.J.

Dunham and Jones scored nine of the first 10 points in the overtime for Butler (13-5, 3-2 Big East).

Sterling Gibbs led Seton Hall (13-4, 3-2) with 30 points before fouling out with 2:08 left in overtime.

No. 9 Kansas wins * Frank Mason III had 16 points and nine rebounds, Kelly Oubre Jr. added 14 points and ninth-ranked Kansas beat visiting No. 24 Oklahoma State 67-57 on Tuesday night to remain perfect in the Big 12. The Jayhawks are 14-2, 3-0 Big 12. Oklahoma State is 12-4, 2-2.


Kaminsky back for Wisconsin * No. 7 Wisconsin is getting its leading scorer back after big man Frank Kaminsky was cleared to return to practice on Tuesday following a concussion.

Kaminsky says he didn't think it was a bad concussion. The 7- footer is expected to play Thursday when the Badgers (15-2) host Nebraska. He leads Wisconsin with 16.9 points and 8.2 rebounds a game.

Georgia's Maten hit by car * Georgia freshman forward Yante Maten was hit by a car and will miss Wednesday night's game at Vanderbilt because of a concussion. Georgia coach Mark Fox says Maten was struck on campus while using a pedestrian crosswalk on Sunday night. Maten is averaging 4.9 points and 3.6 rebounds.

Hoosiers lose Mosquera-Perea * Indiana forward Hanner Mosquera- Perea is out indefinitely after injuring his right knee in practice. …

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