Former Vaux High star Rysheed Jordan came off the bench and tied a career high by scoring 24 points to lead No. 24 St. John's in a 74-53 rout of Fordham (3-5) Sunday in the ECAC Holiday Festival at Madison Square Garden. D'Angelo Harrison added 22 for St. John's, which improved to 8-1.
Penn State 64, George Washington 51 - Ex-Strawberry Mansion star D.J. Newbill scored 20 points, and the host Nittany Lions defeated the 6-3 Colonials for their eighth straight win. Penn State's 10-1 start is its best since the 1995-96 team jumped out to a 13-0 record and advanced to the NCAAs.
Wofford 55, N.C. State 54 - Justin Gordon hit a layup with 1.9 seconds left, capping a late comeback that helped the 8-2 Terriers upset the 8-2 Wolfpack in Raleigh, N.C.
Tennessee 67, Butler 55 - Josh Richardson scored 18 of his 20 points after halftime, and the Volunteers (4-3) rallied from a 12-point second-half deficit to win by 12. The No. 15 Bulldogs (8-2) committed nine turnovers in the second half.