Another weekend of exciting hoops action in college saw a host of alumni like Frank Mason, Jalen Brunson, Donovan Mitchell, Bryant McIntosh, etc. step up big. Here’s a look at those and other alumni who stood out over the weekend on collegiate hardwood…
SATURDAY COLLEGE ALUMNI STANDOUTS
No. 2 Villanova dropped Seton Hall 92-70. Jalen Brunson (Mac Irvin Fire) went for 22 points and 10 assists in the win.
Frank Mason (Team Loaded) dropped 23 points and eight assists as No. 3 Kansas took down No. 4 Baylor 67-65 on the road. Johnathan Motley (Houston Defenders) had 19 points, nine rebounds, and four assists for the Bears.
No. 8 Louisville outlasted Virginia Tech 94-90 at home. Donovan Mitchell (The City) led the way with 26 points and five boards.
Jevon Carter (Team NLP) posted 24 points and seven rebounds as No. 9 West Virginia
took care of Texas Tech 83-74 at home.
John Collins (Florida Flash) dropped 31 points and 15 rebounds, but Wake Forest fell 99-94 at No. 12 Duke. Luke Kennard (King James Shooting Stars) had a team-high 23 points for the Blue Devils.
Kyle Washington (Howard Pulley) scored 18 points and grabbed six rebounds as No. 18 Cincinnati defeated Tulsa 80-60 at home.
Riley LaChance (Ray Allen Select) scored 14 points and dished out four assists to lead Vanderbilt to a 71-62 victory over South Carolina.
Eric Mika (Utah Reign) had 18 points and five rebounds, but BYU dropped a 70-57 decision to St. Mary’s.
No. 25 Notre Dame knocked off North Carolina State 81-72. V.J. Beachem (EG10) led the way with 27 points. Markell Johnson (King James Shooting Stars) came off the bench to score 12 points and dish out five assists for the Wolfpack.
Wesley Iwundu (Houston Defenders) registered 16 points, seven rebounds, and four assists to lead Kansas State past Texas 64-61 on the road.
Malcolm Hill (SW IL Jets) went for 21 points, eight rebounds, and four assists as Illinois picked up a 70-66 victory at Iowa. Peter Jok (All-Iowa Attack) had 16 points, 10 rebounds, and four assists for the Hawkeyes.
Ohio dropped Bowling Green 95-75 at home. Jaaron Simmons (All-Ohio Red) led the way with 22 points and six assists.
Tyler Hall (Quad City Elite) had 20 points and four assists as Montana edged Sacramento State 62-59 at home.
Garret Covington (St. Louis Eagles) dropped 32 points and four assists, but Western Illinois fell 100-91 to North Dakota State. Paul Miller (Wisconsin Shooters) poured in 29 points and five rebounds for the Bison.
Northwestern defeated Rutgers 69-65 at home. Bryant McIntosh (EG10) led the way with 18 points and six assists.
Jae’Sean Tate (All-Ohio Red) recorded 14 points and 10 boards, but Ohio State lost 58-57 to Nebraska.
Boise State edged Wyoming 91-87 at home. Paris Austin (Dream Vision) posted 27 points, six assists, and six rebounds in the win.
Deonte Burton (TP Elite) scored 18 points and grabbed six rebounds as Iowa State defeated TCU 84-71 at home.
Trayvon Palmer (Playground Elite) dropped 18 points and 13 rebounds, but Chicago State fell 84-65 at UMKC.
Seth Towns (VCC Ohio Warriors) went for 21 points and six rebounds to lead Harvard to an 87-75 win over Cornell.
Andrew Rowsey (Team Loaded) scored 18 points and dished out seven assists to help Marquette rout Xavier 83-61 at home.
SUNDAY COLLEGE ALUMNI STANDOUTS
Alec Peters (Illinois Irish) had 20 points and five rebounds to lead Valparaiso to an 83-63 victory at Detroit Mercy.
Syracuse fell 71-65 at Georgia Tech despite 18 points and seven rebounds from Andrew White III (Team Loaded).
Nigel Hayes (All-Ohio Red) had 21 points and Ethan Happ (Quad City Elite) pitched in with 20 as No. 11 Wisconsin knocked off No. 23 Maryland at home. Melo Trimble (D.C. Premier) poured in a game-high 27 for the Terrapins.