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The senior guard was a blur, as usual, as he drove toward the basket but his shot was partially blocked and the rebound was punched toward midcourt as the buzzer sounded.
No. 16 Florida had a 77-75 victory over the 15th-ranked Tigers in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night.
"The UConn game ended on a fluky play when the ball got tipped," Gators coach Billy Donovan.
Jackson had 17 points for Memphis, which had a six-game winning streak snapped, while Geron Johnson had 13 and Chris Crawford and David Pellom both had 12.
Both teams had good shooting games despite solid defense from both teams.
Florida was able to give itself some breathing room in the second half with an 11-3 run that gave the Gators a 69-61 lead with 5:55 to go.
The Tigers split two games with No.
Alabama coach Anthony Grant wants his team to start reaping the rewards in tight games.
The Tide (5-5) has had a pair of two-point defeats already.
Early scored nine straight points for Wichita State during one late stretch.
VanVleet responded with a basket and Darius Carter scored on a putback with 37 seconds remaining on a possession when Wichita State rebounded two missed shots.
Leading scorer Ron Baker was held to eight points for the second straight game since injuring his left ankle.
The game marked the first time a ranked nonconference opponent had played at Coleman Coliseum since No.
Chris Otule scored 14 points and blocked four shots to pace a dominant inside game, and six other players scored in double figures as the Golden Eagles routed Ball State 91-53 in a nonconference game Tuesday night.
The Cardinals starting center Majok Majok is 6-9 but listed at 220 pounds, and freshman forward Mading Thok, who played 15 minutes, is 6-11 but listed at 200 pounds.
Ball State, whose first five losses were to teams with a combined 35-15 record, shot just 38 percent, making 19 of 50 shots.
The Cardinals also shot a season-low 28.6 percent from the free-throw line, making just 6 of 21 attempts.
Majok, who entered the game averaging 10.1 rebounds to rank 19th nationally, was called for his fourth foul with 12:45 left and played just 21 minutes, finishing with five points and six rebounds.
"They're a really good pressing team," said Whitford.
 I really believe in my point guard, Zavier, he's a really good player, but it's not an easy thing for him to deal with.
After taking a 4-3 lead two minutes into the game, the Bears (8-2) failed to score for more than seven minutes during Louisville's 16-0 spurt that put the Cardinals up 19-4 and in control the rest of the way.
Louisville (10-1) combined dominant rebounding and offensive accuracy in the first meeting between the schools since 2006.
Jarmar Gulley's 14 points led the Bears, whose two-game winning streak was halted by a Cardinals squad that controlled every facet of the game.
The last time the Bears played a defending national champion was 25 years ago — an 82-73 loss to Kansas on Dec.