Buckeyes take care of Blue Devils

Ohio State 85, Duke 63

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Jared Sullinger scored 21 points and three teammates were close behind as No. 2 Ohio State roared out to an 11-0 lead and never looked back in beating third-ranked Duke 85-63 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.

Duke's Seth Curry (top) and Tyler Thornton (bottom) battle Ohio State's Lenzelle Smith for a loose ball in the first half of Tuesday's game. The Buckeyes handed the Blue Devils a 22-point loss in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State rolled to 47-28 halftime lead.  Jay Laprete/Associated Press
Jay Laprete/Associated Press
Duke's Seth Curry (top) and Tyler Thornton (bottom) battle Ohio State's Lenzelle Smith for a loose ball in the first half of Tuesday's game. The Buckeyes handed the Blue Devils a 22-point loss in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State rolled to 47-28 halftime lead.

NO. 7 BAYLOR 90, PRAIRIE VIEW 54

In Waco, Texas, Perry Jones III scored 27 points with some high-flying plays in his season debut and Baylor defeated Prairie View.

VIRGINIA 70, NO. 14 MICHIGAN 58

In Charlottesville, Va., Virginia’s best opponent to date also brought out the best in the Cavaliers.

Mike Scott had 18 points and 11 rebounds and Virginia used a 19-2 run in the second half to take command and beat Michigan in the Big Ten-ACC Challenge.

CLEMSON 75, IOWA 55

In Iowa City, Iowa, Andre Young had 19 points, T.J. Sapp added 13 off the bench and Clemson pounded host Iowa.

Tanner Smith added 14 rebounds and eight assists for the Tigers (4-2), who won for the ninth time in 13 Big Ten/ACC Challenge contests.

WOMEN

NO 8 TENNESSEE 82, MIDDLE TENNESSEE 43

In Knoxville, Tenn., Cierra Burdick had 14 points and 10 rebounds to lead Tennessee to the rout.

NO. 10 LOUISVILLE 105, MURRAY STATE 62

In Louisville, Ky., Monique Reid scored 18 points to help Louisville cruise to a victory over Murray State.

The Cardinals (7-1) opened the game with a 16-0 run.

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