Yahoo Sports USC dunks its way to 82-59 win over Santa Clara 2017-12-15T06:16:17.000000000+00:00 Nick Rakocevic took advantage of his first start of the season, helping USC dominate as part of a new-look trio of big men in the starting lineup. Rakocevic, Bennie Boatwright and Chimezie Metu all had double-doubles to lead USC to an 82-59 win over Santa Clara on Thursday night. Rakocevic (6-1... Stalock gets shutout to savour over Leafs 2017-12-15T05:18:23.000000000+00:00 The Wild netminder stopped 28 shots to for his first NHL shutout in three seasons against the team that unceremoniously sent him packing. Mooney, South Dakota hold off NAU 90-77 in busy 2nd half 2017-12-15T05:16:17.000000000+00:00 Matt Mooney scored 22 of his 24 points after halftime as South Dakota held off a suddenly lively Northern Arizona 90-77 Thursday night, winning for the fifth time in six games. South Dakota (10-3) led 38-23 by halftime as two of Northern Arizona's best scorers had combined for just five points. Lecomte returns as No. 21 Baylor tops Texas Southern 99-68 2017-12-15T04:52:00.000000000+00:00 Manu Lecomte's wrap on his injured left thumb will come off eventually, assuming it heals. Baylor coach Scott Drew chuckled while wondering whether that was a good thing. ''Maybe we need to wrap his hand all the time,'' Drew said after Lecomte scored 22 points in his return after Records fall in Utah Valley's 106-44 win over Bethesda 2017-12-15T04:48:50.000000000+00:00 Jake Toolson tossed in 19 points and Zach Nelson hit all seven of his shots, including three 3-pointers, and scored 18 to power Utah Valley to a record-setting 106-44 victory over Bethesda University on Thursday night. Conner Toolson added 14 points, seven rebounds and six assists, while Akolda ... Northwestern hot 3-point shooting buries Valparaiso 84-50 2017-12-15T04:34:02.000000000+00:00 Northwestern has rediscovered its winning ways and everyone seems convinced Texas Tech provided the necessary motivation. Led by Vic Law's 18 points, an 84-50 thrashing of Valparaiso on Thursday night is the latest evidence of a turnaround for the Wildcats, who have won three of four games. Tulsa holds off Prairie View A&M 77-73 behind Etou, Artison 2017-12-15T04:08:45.000000000+00:00 TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Junior Etou tallied 19 points and nine rebounds and Geno Artison buried a huge 3-pointer in the final minute to help Tulsa hold off Prairie View A&M 77-73 on Thursday night. SE Louisiana wins 106-77 despite Brock's 43 points 2017-12-15T03:44:46.000000000+00:00 HAMMOND, La. (AP) -- Jordan Capps scored 25 points on 10-for-13 shooting, Jabbar Singleton added 23 with five 3-pointers and six players reached double figures as Southeastern Louisiana got back on the winning track 106-77 over Southern-New Orleans on Thursday night VMI rolls past D-II Southern Wesleyan 90-52 2017-12-15T03:36:21.000000000+00:00 LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) -- Jordan Ratliffe totaled 13 points, four rebounds and three steals to propel VMI to a 90-52 victory over Division II member Southern Wesleyan on Thursday night. Jamerson leads 6 in double figures, Norfolk St wins 112-34 2017-12-15T03:34:15.000000000+00:00 NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- Derrik Jamerson Jr. scored 24 points with six 3-pointers, Preston Bungei had a double-double and Norfolk State saw all nine players in the game score in its first win of the season, a 112-34 defeat of Mid-Atlantic Christian of the USCAA on Thursday night.