MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) -- Kindred Wesemann scored 16 points and Kansas State made 12 of 18 free throws in the fourth quarter to turn back No. 23 Auburn 71-66 in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge on Thursday night. Auburn, ranked for the first time since the final
No. 2 UConn was expected to be tested against No. 15 DePaul, the first of five ranked teams it will face this month. It quickly became clear that the Huskies had all the answers Thursday night. Kia Nurse scored a career-high 33 points and UConn routed the Blue Demons 91-46 for its 81st straight victory.
With teammate Alaina Coates hampered by foul trouble, Wilson took over. Wilson scored a career-best 31 points and had 12 rebounds and four blocks to help No. 3 South Carolina beat No. 14 Texas 76-67 on Thursday night in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge. Wilson, a junior, scored nine points in the fourth quarter.