FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — James Southerland scored a career-high 35 points to lead No. 6 Syracuse to a 91-82 win over Arkansas on Friday night.
Southerland, who was also a career-best 9 for 13 on 3-pointers, helped the Orange (5-0) win in their first visit to Bud Walton Arena.
SOUTH FLORIDA 64, GEORGIA 53
At Tampa, Fla., Anthony Collins had 17 points and 10 assists to lead South Florida.
Georgia (2-5) got 19 points from Kentavious Caldwell-Pope.
NO. 20 GEORGETOWN 37, TENNESSEE 36
At Washington, Georgetown and Tennessee held each other scoreless over the final four minutes, and the Hoyas beat the Volunteers in a display of abysmal shooting in the SEC/Big East Challenge.
DEPAUL 80, AUBURN 76
At Auburn, Ala., Cleveland Melvin scored 21 points and made a steal and two free throws late to lift DePaul in the SEC/Big East Challenge.