Oregon State maintained unbeaten record in Northern Division of Pacific Coast Conference, edged Idaho 59-52, 69-63.
UCLA rolled over California 83-64, 84-63, set stage for important Southern Division series with Stanford this weekend.
La Salle took pair from Georgetown 85-58, 74-46. Tom Gola scored 34 points (12 for 17 from field) in first game; Frank Blatcher tallied 20 in second.
Duquesne, on move again, turned back Niagara 65-48, Westminster 70-56, Bowling Green 64-54. Si Green got 58 points in three games, had help from Dick Ricketts.
North Carolina State came from behind in last six minutes, edged Virginia 98-91, then thrashed Clemson 119-85.
George Washington polished off Duke 92-73, overcame high-scoring Furman 76-71. Corky Devlin and Joe Petcavich were Colonial stars.
Marquette rallied in second half, won over Drake 64-60, stretched winning streak to 16, longest in country.
Iowa defeated Purdue 76-67, moved into tie with idle Minnesota for Big Ten lead.
TCU battered Texas A&M 92-62, set four foul-shooting records, beat Baylor 77-75 on Dick Neal's basket, strengthened hold on first place in Southwest Conference.
Syracuse Nationals beat N.Y. Knickerbockers 77-75 after three straight losses, grabbed full game lead over Boston Celtics, who bowed to last-place Philadelphia Warriors 113-109 in Eastern Division of NBA.