Monday , Feb , 19 , 2007 C.Y. Ellis

Top-25 College Basketball Game Capsules

Manhattan, KS (Sports Network) – Sherron Collins netted 20 points on 8-of-11
shooting as No. 6 Kansas continued its domination over rival Kansas State with
a 71-62 victory. Mario Chalmers added 17 points while Darrell Arthur
posted 13 points and collected 12 rebounds for the Jayhawks (24-4, 11-2
Big 12), who have won all 19 meetings at Bramlage Coliseum and 24
straight in Manhattan. With the win, Kansas assumed a half- game edge over
idle Texas A&M for first place in the conference. Cartier Martin had 19
points and Clent Stewart had 11 points and five assists for Kansas State
(19-9, 8-5), which dropped to 12-2 at home on the season.

Final Score: (10) Pittsburgh 71, Seton Hall 68

East Rutherford, NJ (Sports Network) – Levance Fields scored 15 points and
Jamar Nutter’s last-second three rimmed out as the short-handed No. 10
Pittsburgh Panthers survived a scare, edging the Seton Hall Pirates, 71-68.
Levon Kendall had 14 points and eight rebounds for Pitt (24-4, 11-2 Big East),
which played without star seven-foot center Aaron Gray, who sat with a
sprained left ankle he suffered late in Saturday’s 65-61 win over Washington.
Sam Young added 11 points for the Panthers, who have won seven of eight.
Eugene Harvey scored 24 points, 19 in the second half, for Seton Hall (12-14,
3-10) which has lost five straight and eight of nine. Nutter finished with 19
points for the Pirates, and Brian Laing added 12 points and eight boards.

Final Score: (15) Butler 68, Wisconsin-Green Bay 58

Green Bay, WI (Sports Network) – A.J. Graves scored 20 points and Brandon
Crone added 17 to lead 15th-ranked Butler to a 68-58 victory over
Wisconsin-Green Bay. Mike Green tallied 13 points and Pete Campbell
finished with 11 for the Bulldogs (25-4, 12-2 Horizon), who bounced back
from a loss to Southern Illinois on Saturday. Mike Schachtner had 13
points to lead Wisconsin-Green Bay (16-13, 7-8), which hasn’t beaten a
nationally ranked opponent since topping No. 22 Miami-Ohio on Dec. 5, 1998.
Terry Evans and Ryan Tillema each scored 11 for the Phoenix, who have lost
four straight.

Final Score: (16) Marquette 80, Villanova 67

Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) – Lazar Hayward scored a career-high 18 points,
and the 16th-ranked Marquette Golden Eagles topped the Villanova Wildcats,
80-67. Dominic James also scored 18 points for Marquette (22-7, 9-5 Big
East), which rebounded nicely from an agonizing last-second loss to
Louisville on Saturday, and snapped a three-game losing streak with the win.
Wesley Matthews scored 16 points and grabbed seven rebounds for Marquette,
and Jerel McNeal finished with 15 points and seven boards. Scottie Reynolds
scored 25 points for Villanova (18-9, 6-7), which has now lost two straight
after a four-game winning streak. Curtis Sumpter scored 14 points, and Mike
Nardi added 10 points for the Wildcats.