Juwan Staten scored 18 points and Gary Browne added 12 as No. 17 West Virginia routed Virginia Tech, 82-51, Tuesday in a nonconference game in Morgantown, W.Va.

The victory gives the Mountaineers (12-1) their best record since 2009-10, when coach Bob Huggins' Final Four team achieved the same record.

Staten made 6 of 12 field goals, including 3 of 4 from beyond the arc. Browne went 4 of 6 from the floor and made both of his three-point shots.

North Carolina 86, William and Mary 64 - J.P. Tokoto matched a season high with 19 points and added 10 rebounds, and the No. 19 Tar Heels beat William and Mary (6-5) in Chapel Hill, N.C.

Marcus Paige scored 11 of his 14 points in the second half and Nate Britt had 11 with two key three-pointers down the stretch for North Carolina (10-3).

Louisville 63, Long Beach State 48 - Terry Rozier scored 23 points, Montrezl Harrell added 16, and the No. 5 Cardinals beat visiting Long Beach State (5-10).

Putting away the 49ers took some effort for the Cardinals (12-1), who saw their 45-23 lead cut to 57-48 with 2:44 remaining. But Harrell closed the game with a jumper, a dunk and a layup as Louisville rebounded from a loss Saturday to top-ranked Kentucky.

Lebanon Valley 65, Ursinus 58 - Kevin Agnew scored a game-high 21 points to help Lebanon Valley (8-4) hold off Ursinus (3-8) at the Land of Magic Classic in Daytona Beach, Fla. The Flying Dutchmen got 14 points from Kyler Burke and 12 from Andy Orr in the win.

West Chester 84, Chestnut Hill 81 - Cory Blake scored 19 points to lead the host Golden Rams (5-7) past Chestnut Hill (3-8).


Villanova 74, North Carolina State 65 -

The Wildcats were 15 of 32 from three-point range and overcame a seven-point halftime deficit to beat the visiting Wolfpack.

Villanova improved to 5-7 overall; N.C. State slipped to 9-4.

La Salle 65, UMBC 62 - A pair of Amy Griffin free throws with 4.3 seconds left iced the game for La Salle at Tom Gola Arena.

With the win, the Explorers wrapped up nonconference play with a 9-4 record, the best showing in nonconference play since 2008-09.

Temple 77, SMU 64 - Junior Erica Covile had a career-high 24 points and tied a career high with 13 rebounds, as the Owls won their second straight American Athletic Conference game at home.

The Owls improve to 6-8, 2-0 in the conference, while the Mustangs fell to 4-9, 0-2.