A plethora of former standouts from various NY2LA Sports platforms continue to deliver a various levels of college basketball and that was evident again this past weekend. Here’s a look at a few who stood out on the college side the past few days…
Alec Peters (Illinois Irish) dropped 20 points and 11 rebounds, but Valparaiso dropped a 78-66 decision at home to Oakland.
Jalen Brunson (Mac Irvin Fire) scored 16 points grabbed 5 rebounds and kicked out 4 assists as top ranked defending national champion Villanova rolled to a 93-81 victory over Marquette.
No. 2 Baylor hung on to defeat Oklahoma State 61-57 at home. Johnathan Motley (Houston Defenders) led the way with 13 points and 10 rebounds.
Frank Mason III (Team Loaded) registered a game-high 26 points and added five rebounds and four assists as No. 3 Kansas topped Texas Tech 85-68 at home.
No. 8 Duke collected a 93-82 victory over Boston College thanks to 22 points, six rebounds, and three assists from Jayson Tatum (St. Louis Eagles).
Led by 20 points and four assists from Donovan Mitchell (The City), No. 9 Louisville got past Georgia Tech 65-50 on the road.
St. John’s got 32 points and five rebounds from Marcus LoVett (Dream Vision), but the Red Storm fell 97-82 at Xavier.
Kyle Washington (Howard Pulley) led No. 22 Cincinnati to a 67-58 win at Houston with a team-high 19 points and nine rebounds.
Tennessee got a double-double from Admiral Schofield (Team NLP), who scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, but fell 83-70 at Florida.
Illinois got 21 points from Malcolm Hill (SW IL Jets), but lost 96-80 at No. 25 Indiana.
Billy Garrett Jr. (Mac Irvin Fire) notched 22 points, but DePaul dropped an 87-56 decision at Seton Hall.
Michigan State lost 72-63 at Penn State despite 16 points from Nick Ward (All-Ohio Red).
Rob Edwards (REACH Legends) scored 19 points and dished out five assists, but Cleveland State was defeated 83-75 at Northern Kentucky.
Florida Atlantic topped Florida International 73-64 at home thanks to 14 points and four assists from Nick Rutherford (SYF Players).
Luke Kornet (Texas Select) totaled 15 points and 13 rebounds, but Vanderbilt fell 59-56 at Alabama.
Dartmouth dropped a 75-58 decision at home to Harvard, but got 15 points and 14 rebounds from Evan Boudreaux (Team NLP).
Eric Mika (Utah Reign) posted 17 points and 10 rebounds to lead BYU to a 91-62 win over Pacific.
Ethan Happ (Quad City Elite) had 17 points, five rebounds, and four assists, but No. 13 Wisconsin fell 66-55 at No. 20 Purdue.
Alec Peters (Illinois Irish) led Valparaiso to an 81-74 victory over Detroit Mercy with 17 points and 11 rebounds.
Northwestern knocked off Nebraska 74-66 thanks to 19 points from Scottie Lindsey (Illinois Old School).
Drake picked up an 88-76 win over Evansville and were paced by 28 points from Reed Timmer (Ray Allen Select).
Jae’Sean Tate (All-Ohio Red) had 20 points, nine rebounds, and four assists, but Ohio State fell 78-68 at Minnesota.