WASHINGTON, D.C. — Freshman Wes Simons scored 16 points on 8-of-9 shooting in just 16 minutes off the bench, and the Susquehanna University men’s basketball team kept pace in the Landmark Conference race with a 74-58 road win over Catholic University.

STATE COLLEGE — Penn State sent Northwestern to its 18th loss of the season as the Nittany Lions rolled to a 77-61 home victory on Saturday afternoon at the Bryce Jordan Center.

LEWISBURG — Maybe a year or so before taking his first college class, Mike Muscala’s initial look at the campus was about all it took for a native Minnesotan to say he was going to Bucknell.

JERSEY SHORE — Twelve players scored for Meadowbrook Christian as it wrapped up the regular season with a 65-34 victory over Walnut Street Christian Academy in Allegheny Christian Athletic Association-Eastern Division boys basketball on Friday night.

HUGHESVILLE — Meadowbrook Christian freshman Cade Wirnsberger won the 106-pound championship Saturday at the District 4 Central Sectional, leading five Valley wrestlers who advanced to next week’s district tournament.

MCALISTERVILLE — Jack Garvin and David King posted double-doubles, and Northumberland Christian broke quickly out of the chute in a 72-48 win over Juniata Mennonite in an Allegheny Christian Athletic Association boys basketball game Friday.

ELYSBURG — Fresh off their frustrating loss to Reynolds in Saturday’s championship of the PIAA Class 2A Team Tournament in Hershey, the Southern Columbia Tigers will start with a clean slate and six No. 1 seeded wrestlers as they look to defend their District 4 South Sectional Tournament title.

WILLIAMSPORT — Emily Garvin scored 11 of her game-high 25 points in the second quarter, and Northumberland Christian won its eighth consecutive game, 64-24 over St. John Neumann Regional Academy on Thursday in nonleague girls basketball.

SELINSGROVE — Ivan DeJesus scored a game-high 22 points, and Selinsgrove used a big second quarter to defeat Mifflinburg 65-54 in Heartland Athletic Conference-Division I boys basketball Monday night.

LEWISBURG — Bucknell seemed as though it was going to cruise to a blowout win early in Wednesday's Patriot League women's basketball game.

SUNBURY — Danville's boys basketball team fell into the trap of the Montoursville zone defense Wednesday night in the semifinals of the Heartland Athletic Conference tournament.

MILLERSTOWN — Slide into postseason play on one of those untimely skids and one consistently successful method that can build confidence in a hurry — and momentum — is a remarkably quick start filled with falling shot after falling shot.

STATE COLLEGE – No. 13 Penn State senior Lamar Stevens garnered his second-career Big Ten player of the week honor on Monday when the conference recognized his performances last week.

Joe Susan is returning to Rutgers, where he helped transform the Black Knights into national prominence in his first tenure there more than a decade ago.

DAYTON, Ohio — Obi Toppin saw his younger brother, Jacob, going up for a shot. Dayton’s fabulous forward stretch out his long arm and swatted it away.

SELINSGROVE — Selinsgrove picked up six pins in a 42-32 Heartland Athletic Conference-crossover match with Mifflinburg on Tuesday night.

PHILADELPHIA — Ben Simmons had 26 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Los Angeles Clippers 110-103 on Tuesday night.

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