KENTUCKY 65, FLORIDA 54 Tyler Herro scored 19 points, including a dagger 3-pointer with about three minutes left to play, and No. 7 Kentucky (18-3, 7-1 Southeastern Conference) rallied from an 11-point deficit and beat host Florida (12-9, 4-4).

NEVADA 93, BOISE STATE 73 Caleb Martin scored 30 points, and his twin brother Cody added a season-high 21 as No. 8 Nevada (21-1, 8-1 Mountain West) cruised past visiting Boise State (10-12, 5-4).

NORTH CAROLINA 79, LOUISVILLE 69 Luke Maye had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and Cameron Johnson finished with 19 points and 10 rebounds, helping No. 9 North Carolina (17-4, 7-1 A.C.C.) avenge a blowout loss with a victory at No. 15 Louisville (16-6, 7-2).

AROUND THE N.C.A.A. Kaleb Wesson scored 21 of his game-high 27 points in the first half as Ohio State (14-7, 4-6 Big Ten) defeated visiting Rutgers (11-10, 4-7), 76-62. … Vasa Pusica had 24 points and 8 rebounds, helping Northeastern (13-9, 7-3 Colonial Athletic Association) beat visiting Hofstra (19-4, 9-1), 75-61, and ending the Pride’s 16-game winning streak, which had been the longest in Division I. … Oshae Brissett scored 18 points, Frank Howard added 15, and Syracuse (16-6, 7-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) fended off a second-half surge by Pittsburgh (12-10, 2-7) in a 65-56 road victory. … A. J. Brodeur scored 24 points and Devon Goodman added 19, and Penn (13-7, 1-3) held on to beat Columbia (6-12, 1-3), 72-70, for its first Ivy League victory this season.

UCONN 65, CINCINNATI 55 Napheesa Collier scored 20 points, reaching 2,000 in her career, and No. 2 Connecticut (19-2, 8-0 American Athletic Conference) struggled as it moved past its loss at Louisville, holding on to beat host Cincinnati (14-8, 6-3).

BAYLOR 96, TEXAS TECH 37 Kalani Brown dominated with 23 points on nine layups, adding free throws on five of those after being fouled, and top-ranked Baylor (19-1, 9-0 Big 12) won its 32nd straight Big 12 game, over visiting Texas Tech (10-11, 1-9).