NCAA Basketball

No. 10 Zags hold off 18th-ranked UConn

(AP Photo/Rajah Bose, File)

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) Kyle Wiltjer scored 17 points, Eric McClellan added 15 and Gonzaga held off No. 18 Connecticut 73-70 Friday in the third-place game at the Battle 4 Atlantis.

UConn's Rodney Purvis had a chance to tie the game but missed a 3-pointer at the buzzer.

Domantas Sabonis added 12 points for the Zags (4-1). Gonzaga was 10 for 24 from the 3-point line.


AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kentucky5-0
2 Maryland5-0
3 Michigan State5-0
4 Iowa State3-0
5 Kansas4-1
6 Duke5-1
7 Oklahoma3-0
8 Villanova5-0
9 North Carolina5-1
10 Gonzaga3-1
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RPI Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Valparaiso6-1
2 Chattanooga3-1
3 Iowa State3-0
4 Davidson3-0
5 Dayton4-0
6 Louisville4-0
7 UALR4-0
8 Oregon5-0
9 South Carolina5-0
10 Colorado4-1
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