— Drew Timme had 28 points and 10 rebounds, Corey Kispert scored 25 points and top-ranked Gonzaga cruised past Auburn 90-67 on Friday in the Rocket Mortgage Fort Myers Tip-Off.
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- 2 Gonzaga players out due to COVID issues
- No. 1 Gonzaga swarms No. 6 Kansas in opener
- WVU to replace Vols in Jimmy V Classic vs. Zags
- Transfer Nembhard eligible to play for Gonzaga
Gonzaga held two players out of Friday's game against Auburn following testing after Thursday's game, the school announced.
Drew Timme scored 25 points, Jalen Suggs had 24 and Corey Kispert added 23 as No. 1 Gonzaga pulled away from No. 6 Kansas for a 102-90 victory Thursday in the season opener for both teams.
— Drew Timme scored 25 points, Jalen Suggs had 24 and Corey Kispert added 23 as No. 1 Gonzaga pulled away from No. 6 Kansas for a 102-90 victory Thursday in the season opener for both teams.
After Tennessee had to withdraw due to positive COVID-19 cases, the Jimmy V Classic found a replacement, West Virginia, for next Wednesday's game against No. 1 Gonzaga.
College basketball was one of the first sports canceled in March. Since then, the sport and its players have seen nearly every league at every level return. Now, it's finally time for college basketball's return.
Andrew Nembhard, who started all 67 games for the Gators over the past two seasons before transferring to Gonzaga in the spring, is eligible to play immediately after getting an NCAA waiver.
Tennessee, which was supposed to play No. 1 Gonzaga in the Jimmy V Classic, will not participate in the event after the Vols paused activities in the program due to positive COVID-19 test results.
Fanbo Zeng, the No. 33 prospect in ESPN's Class of 2022, has chosen Gonzaga over offers from Florida State, Florida, Virginia Tech and others.
Dick Vitale identifies some of his favorite players in college basketball, from his top diaper dandy to his No. 1 dipsy-doo dunkeroo.
Eight of the top 13 teams in college basketball will highlight a two-night slate of marquee games from the Champions Classic and Jimmy V Men's Classic at the start of December.
Iowa's Luka Garza, Baylor's Jared Bulter, Oklahoma State's Cade Cunningham, Illinois' Ayo Dosunmu, Gonzaga's Corey Kispert and Arizona State's Remy Martin were named to the AP's 2020-21 preseason All-America team.