Marquette still hasn’t figured out Louisville’s defense.
Edgar Sosa scored 18 points, Jerry Smith added 12 and the Cardinals locked up the Golden Eagles again, winning 71-57 Monday night at Milwaukee to snap No. 16 Marquette’s 14-game home winning streak.
The Golden Eagles (16-5, 6-4 Big East) shot 32 percent from the field. In their previous matchup last month, Louisville (17-6, 7-3) dominated 71-51 in Freedom Hall by holding Marquette to 30.4 percent shooting.
(4) Kansas 90, Missouri 71: At Lawrence, Kan., Darrell Arthur scored nine points in a second-half surge that carried the Jayhawks past the Tigers to give them a season sweep of their archrivals.
Brandon Rush scored 19 points for the Jayhawks (22-1, 7-1 Big 12), while Keon Lawrence led Missouri (13-10, 3-5) with 25.
(3) North Carolina 93, (11) Duke 76: At Durham, N.C., LaToya Pringle had 18 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Tar Heels (20-2, 7-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) past the Blue Devils (16-6, 5-2).
Freshman Cetera DeGraffenreid also scored 18 points for North Carolina.
(5) Maryland 74, Virginia Tech 71 (OT): At Blacksburgh, Va., Kristie Toliver scored 28 points and the Terrapins rallied from a 21-point deficit in the first half to beat the Hokies in overtime.
Crystal Langhorne scored 19 points and had 16 rebounds for Maryland (24-2, 8-1 ACC). Brittany Cook led the Hokies (13-10, 0-8) with 26 points and 14 rebounds.
Local journalism is essential.
Give directly to The Spokesman-Review's Northwest Passages community forums series -- which helps to offset the costs of several reporter and editor positions at the newspaper -- by using the easy options below. Gifts processed in this system are not tax deductible, but are predominately used to help meet the local financial requirements needed to receive national matching-grant funds.
Subscribe to the sports newsletter
Get the day’s top sports headlines and breaking news delivered to your inbox by subscribing here.