Dayton hit eight straight foul shots in the last minute, six by freshman guard Migele Knight, and the Flyers came away with a 67-65 upset victory over 14th-ranked Notre Dame last night in a nonconference game in Dayton, Ohio.
Dayton (13-8) was led by Ed Young with 20 points. Freshman guard Mark Stevenson had a career-high 23 points for Notre Dame (14-4).
Dayton led, 37-34, at the half, but Notre Dame opened the second 20 minutes with a 12-6 run that gave the Fighting Irish a 46-43 lead.
Dayton scored the next eight points, four by Young, to take a 48-46 lead, and the Flyers never again trailed.
*Oklahoma 106, Oklahoma State 84: Tim McCalister scored 24 points to lead six Sooners in double figures as the fifth-ranked team routed the Cowboys in a Big Eight Conference game.
The victory was the 46th straight at home for the Sooners, who improved to 21-1 overall, 6-1 in the Big Eight. Oklahoma State fell to 12-8 in all games, 3-4 in the conference.
*Kansas 100, Colorado 64: Danny Manning scored 14 points in the opening six minutes to get No. 6-ranked Kansas rolling and the Jayhawks went on to rout the Buffaloes in Lawrence, Kan.
The Jayhawks are 21-3 overall and 6-1 in the Big Eight. Colorado fell to 8-12 and 0-7.
*Syracuse 84, Seton Hall 61: In East Rutherford, N.J., Dwayne (Pearl) Washington scored a season-high 28 points, including nine in an 11-point run late in the second half, as the eighth-ranked Orangemen won the Big East game.
Syracuse improved to 18-2, 9-1 and Seton Hall fell to 11-12, 1-8.
*Kentucky 73, Vanderbilt 65: In Lexington, Ky., junior guard James Blackmon scored a career-high 22 points, including two key baskets in the final five minutes, to help the 12th-ranked Wildcats to the Southeastern Conference win.
Kentucky improved its record to 19-3 and a league-leading 10-1. Vanderbilt fell to 10-10 and 4-7.
*North Carolina State 73, Clemson 69: In Clemson, S.C., forwards Bennie Bolton and Charles Shackleford took charge of a faltering Wolfpack offense to lead their team to the overtime victory.
N.C. State is 15-6 overall and 6-3 in the ACC. Clemson is 14-8 and 2-6 in the league.
*Alabama 57, Georgia 54: Buck Johnson, returning from a four-game absence due to a bruised thigh, hit a 13-foot hook shot with 24 seconds left to give Alabama a five-point lead, and the 20th-ranked Crimson Tide held on to beat the visiting Bulldogs in the Southeastern Conference game.
*Wake Forest 65, East Carolina 60: Rod Watson scored 19 points and Tyrone Bogues had 18 as the Demon Deacons ended a nine-game losing streak with their victory in Winston-Salem, N.C. The Demon Deacons improved to 7-15. East Carolina fell to 10-11.