North Dakota State forward Marshall Bjorklund (42) guards Indiana Hoosiers forward Cody Zeller (40) during a game at Assembly Hall. Indiana defeats North Dakota State 87-61. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-US PRESSWIRE
Bloomington, IN (Sports Network) - Cody Zeller recorded 22 points and 10 rebounds to lead top-ranked Indiana past North Dakota State, 87-61, at Assembly Hall. Remy Hall added 14 points while shooting 3-for-3 from three- point range for Indiana (2-0), which improved to 8-0 all-time against Summit League opponents. Jeremy Hollowell finished with 12 points and Jordan Hulls contributed 11 in the win. Marshall Bjorklund had 14 points and Mike Felt netted 11 for the Bison (1-1), who were coming off a 93-47 season-opening victory over Valley City State.
Final Score: (17) Memphis 81, North Florida 66
Memphis, TN (Sports Network) - Tarik Black poured in a game-high 18 points and pulled down seven rebounds to lead No. 17 Memphis to an 81-66 win over North Florida on Monday. Joe Johnson had 14 points, six rebounds and five assists and Antonio Barton added 11 points of the bench for the Tigers (1-0), who were eliminated by Saint Louis in the second round of last year's NCAA Tournament. Jerron Granberry had 14 points and Parker Smith scored 12 for the Ospreys (1-1), who defeated Edward Waters in their season opener on Saturday.
Final Score: (20) Notre Dame 84, Monmouth 57
South Bend, IN (Sports Network) - Garrick Sherman posted 22 points and nine rebounds as No. 20 Notre Dame took an 84-57 win over Monmouth as part of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic. Jack Cooley had 16 points and nine rebounds while Pat Connaughton added 13 points and five assists for the Fighting Irish (2-0), who opened their season with a win against Evansville on Saturday. Dion Nesmith posted 13 points and was the only player in double-digits for the Hawks (1-1), who defeated Hofstra on Friday to begin their campaign.
Final Score: (5) Michigan 91, IUPUI 54
Ann Arbor, MI (Sports Network) - Trey Burke had 22 points and nine assists and was one of five Michigan players in double-points as the fifth-ranked Wolverines routed IUPUI, 91-54, in a NIT Season Tip-Off. Glenn Robinson III posted 21 points and six rebounds, Nik Stauskas posted 11 points, while Jordan Morgan and Tim Hardaway Jr. each had 10 for the Wolverines (2-0), who beat Slippery Rock by 38 points on Friday. John Hart had 15 points and was the only player in double-digits for the Jaguars (1-1), who beat Utah State in their opener on Friday.
Final Score: (18) UNLV 92, Northern Arizona 54
Las Vegas, NV (Sports Network) - Anthony Bennett posted 22 points and seven rebounds to help No. 18 UNLV take a 92-54 win over Northern Arizona as part of the Global Sports Classic. Bryce Dejean-Jones had 15 points while Anthony Marshall and Katin Reinhardt each added 14 points for the Rebels (1-0), who won 26 games last year and lost in the second round of the NCAA Tournament to Colorado. Dewayne Russell had 16 points, Gabe Rogers gave 13 and Michael Dunn donated 11 for the Lumberjacks (0-2), who dropped their opener to Oregon on Saturday.
The Sports Network