ALBANY, N.Y., Josh Duell scored 16 points to lead Siena to a 79-67 win against Stanford, reminiscent of the Saints' stunning victory over the Cardinal in the 1989 NCAA tournament.
Alex Franklin had 14 points and a game-high nine rebounds for Siena, and Kenny Hasbrouck added 12 points in a rare meeting between the teams. In 1989, a 14th-seeded Siena squad knocked No. 3-seed Stanford out of the NCAA tournament in the first round with an 80-78 win.
Edwin Ubiles scored 11 points for the Saints (2-2). Trailing by one midway through the second half, Siena broke the game open with an 11-0 run, including three straight 3-pointers, two by Duell and the other from Tay Fisher to make it 56-46.
Kenny Brown had 12 points for Stanford (4-1). Lawrence Hill scored 11 points, while Robin Lopez had eight points and 11 rebounds.
(6) LOUISVILLE 104, HARTFORD 69: At Louisville, Ky., Terrence Williams recorded the third triple-double in Louisville history with 14 points, 13 assists and 12 rebounds, and the sixth-ranked Cardinals rolled by Hartford in their season-opener. Louisville set a school record with 22 3-pointers, burying the overmatched Hawks (1-3) under a barrage of jumpers.
(14) GONZAGA 84, UC RIVERSIDE 48: At Spokane, Wash, freshman Austin Daye scored 16 points to lead four players into double figures and Gonzaga routed UC Riverside. Jeremy Pargo and Abdullahi Kuso each added 13 points and Robert Sacre 12 to help Gonzaga (3-0) post its third blowout win in a row. The Zags are holding opponents to an average of 48 points.
(15) TEXAS A&M 85, OUACHITA 59: At College Station, Texas, Bryan Davis scored 15 points and freshman DeAndre Jordan had 12 points and 10 rebounds for his first double-double to lead Texas A&M. Jordan also broke the Big 12 record for consecutive field goals made. He has made 16 straight field goals over the last four games to break the previous record of 13, set by Nebraska's Mikki Moore in three games in 1998.
(22) KANSAS STATE 77, WESTERN ILLINOIS 64: At Manhattan, Kan., freshman Michael Beasley scored 23 of his 28 points in the second half and had 22 rebounds, helping the Wildcats overcome a sloppy first half. Western Illinois (1-2) capitalized on K-State's sloppy ball handling and defensive breakdowns to pull to 28-27 on David Dubois' breakaway layup late in the first half.
(23) S. ILLINOIS 88, N. ILLINOIS 68: At Carbondale, Ill., Bryan Mullins scored 15 of his 16 points in the first half to help Southern Illinois rout Northern Illinois in the Salukis' season opener. Matt Shaw added 16 points and Brandon Wood had 15.
(25) BUTLER 60, EVANSVILLE 47: At Evansville, Ind., A.J. Graves scored 22 points to lead Butler over Evansville. Butler held a 35-32 early in the second half when senior forward Drew Streicher hit a 3-pointer that Graves followed with another 3 after an Evansville turnover.
No. 6 Louisville vs. Hartford, Noon
No. 11 Oregon at Portland, 10 p.m.
No. 14 Gonzaga vs. UC Riverside, 8 p.m.
No. 15 Texas A&M vs. Ouachita, 8 p.m.
No. 17 Arizona vs. Virginia, 10:30 p.m.
No. 20 Stanford at Siena, 1 p.m.
No. 22 Kansas State vs. Western Illinois, 7 p.m.
No. 23 Southern Illinois at Northern Illinois, 8:05 p.m.
No. 25 Butler at Evansville, 8:05 p.m.