UCLA hangs on to drop Georgia to 1-4

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 NEW YORK —Shabazz Muhammad scored 21 points and No. 11 UCLA made enough free throws late to hold off Georgia for a 60-56 win Tuesday night in the consolation game of the Legends Classic tournament.

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had 16 points and eight rebounds for the Bulldogs (1-4), who led at halftime.

Marcus Thornton had 10 rebounds for Georgia.

NO. 7 FLORIDA 58, SAVANNAH STATE 40

In Gainesville, Fla., Mike Rosario scored 13 points, Patric Young added a double-double and Florida overwhelmed Savannah State.

BUTLER 82, NO. 9 NORTH CAROLINA 71

In Lahaina, Hawaii, Rotnei Clarke and Kellen Dunham each scored 17 points to lead Butler past North Carolina, jumping out to a 17-point halftime lead and holding back several second-half surges from the Tar Heels in the second round of the Maui Invitational.

NO. 14 CREIGHTON 105,  LONGWOOD 57

In Omaha, Neb., Doug McDermott and Gregory Echenique scored 17 points apiece to lead four Creighton players in double figures.

NO. 15 MICHIGAN STATE 74, BOISE STATE 70

In East Lansing, Mich., Keith Appling scored 22 points while Branden Dawson and Denzel Valentine made key contributions to Michigan State (3-1).

The Spartans played without high-scoring freshman Gary Harris, who suffered a shoulder injury in the opening minute.

NO. 22 CINCINNATI 91, CAMPBELL 72

In Cincinnati, Cashmere Wright scored a career-high 28 points and Cincinnati remained undefeated with a win over Campbell in the Global Sports Invitational.


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