Malcolm Brogdon scored eight of his 19 points during a decisive second-half run and No. 12 Virginia clinched the top seed in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament by beating No. 4 Syracuse 75-56 on Saturday.
Adam Silver, while working for the NBA before becoming its commissioner, floated the idea of adding play-in games for the postseason and got some support from owners. Silver remains "fascinated" with the idea to determine the final playoff spots.
Stephen Curry had 27 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists in three quarters, Klay Thompson added 25 points, and the Golden State Warriors sent the frustrated New York Knicks to a fifth straight loss with a 126-103 victory Friday night.
Sydney Moss, the daughter of former NFL receiving great Randy Moss, set the NCAA Division III record for scoring in a game with 63 points for Thomas More in the semifinals of the Kentucky school's conference tournament.
Chicago Curie Metropolitan High School's basketball team, ranked among the best in the nation, has forfeited this year's games because several players were academically ineligible to compete, public schools officials announced Friday.