No. 1 Indiana 97, Bryant 54
Cody Zeller had 18 points and 10 rebounds, and Christian Watford had a career-high 15 boards, leading host Indiana to a rout of Bryant in the season opener.
The Hoosiers (1-0) have won 15 consecutive openers and 28 home openers in a row.
Bryant (0-1) was led by Alex Francis with 15 points and Frankie Dobbs with 12 in its first game as a full-time Division I member — and the first meeting in school history against a No. 1 team.
Bryant took a brief 15-14 lead midway through the first half, but freshman Yogi Ferrell made two free throws to start an 11-0 run.
No. 3 Kentucky 72, Maryland 69
Junior guard Jarrod Polson scored 10 points and made the clinching free throws with 7.7 seconds to play as the Wildcats held off a furious second-half rally by Maryland.
Kyle Wiltjer, a sophomore, led Kentucky with 19 points in the second game of the Barclays Center Classic in Brooklyn, N.Y. Archie Goodwin had 16 points for the defending national champions.
Alex Len, a 7-foot-1 sophomore, led Maryland with 23 points and 12 rebounds.
No. 5 Michigan 100, Slippery Rock 62
Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 25 points, surpassing 1,000 for his career in host Michigan’s win over Slippery Rock.
Trey Burke added 21 points for the Wolverines, and freshman Glenn Robinson III had 10 points and eight rebounds.
Devin Taylor led Slippery Rock with 14 points.
Hardaway made all five of his 3-point attempts. The Wolverines had their highest-scoring game since 2007.
No. 6 N.C. State 97, Miami (Ohio) 59
Richard Howell had 16 points and 10 rebounds to help North Carolina State beat visiting Miami of Ohio.
Lorenzo Brown added 15 points, six rebounds and seven assists for the Wolfpack, who scored the game’s first 10 points and led by 19 at halftime en route to an easy win.
N.C. State shot 61 percent and led by as much as 43 points for its 19th season-opening victory in a row.
Allen Roberts scored 16 points for Miami in John Cooper’s first game as coach.
No. 7 Kansas 74, SE Missouri State 55
Ben McLemore had nine points, 12 rebounds and five assists in his Kansas debut, and the host Jayhawks pulled away from pesky Southeast Missouri State.
Jeff Withey finished with 17 points and 12 rebounds, and freshman Perry Ellis added 15 points and eight boards for the Jayhawks, who have won 40 straight season openers.
The Redhawks managed to close within six midway through the second half, but Kansas put the game away.
Nick Niemczyk had 14 points for the Redhawks, who have lost seven season openers in a row, all on the road.
No. 8 Duke 74, Georgia State 55
Mason Plumlee had 19 points and 14 rebounds to lead host Duke over Georgia State.
Seth Curry added 15 points and surprise starter Tyler Thornton had 13 for the Blue Devils, who enjoyed their 31st straight home-opening win.
Devonta White had 19 points and R.J. Hunter scored 14 to lead Georgia State.
The Panthers never got closer than 12 points in the second half and turned it over 16 times.
No. 11 North Carolina 76, Gardner-Webb 59
James Michael McAdoo set career highs with 26 points and 14 rebounds as host North Carolina beat Gardner-Webb.
McAdoo shot 10-of-20 from the field in the first game of the season for both teams. Dexter Strickland added 13 points for the Tar Heels, who improved to 91-12 in openers.
North Carolina overcame 18 turnovers, 1-of-12 shooting from 3-point range and a 9-of-19 mark at the free-throw line to win for the 80th time in its last 82 home openers.
Donta Harper and Max Landis scored 13 points each to lead Gardner-Webb.
Connecticut 66, No. 14 Michigan State 62
Shabazz Napier scored 25 points and Connecticut beat Michigan State in the Armed Forces Classic, Kevin Ollie’s first game as Huskies coach.
UConn led by as many as 16 points in the first half of the game, which was played at the United States’ Ramstein Air Base in Germany.
Gary Harris scored to pull the Spartans to 62-60, but Denzel Valentine and Keith Appling each missed a shot in the last minute that would have tied the game, forcing Michigan State to foul.
Napier hit four free throws to seal the victory.
No. 16 Creighton 71, North Texas 51
Doug McDermott had 21 points and 11 rebounds to lead host Creighton to a win over North Texas.
Mitchell finished with 18 points, three dunks and seven rebounds for North Texas.
Tony Benford lost in his head coaching debut.
Austin Chatman added 11 points and Avery Dingman had 10 for the Bluejays.
No. 19 Baylor 99, Lehigh 77
Baylor freshman center Isaiah Austin scored 22 points in 17 minutes before spraining his right ankle, and Corey Jefferson had 26 points with nine dunks over visiting Lehigh.
The 7-foot-1 Austin was 10-of-12 shooting, including three dunks and two 3-pointers before getting injured.
C.J. McCollum scored 36 for the Mountain Hawks.
South Alabama 76, No. 24 Florida State 71
Antoine Allen hit four 3-pointers and scored 21 points as South Alabama upset host Florida State.
Augustine Rubit added 12 points and Mychal Ammons had 11 points and 11 rebounds for South Alabama.
Terry Whisnant and Montay Brandon had 11 points apiece for the Seminoles, the defending Atlantic Coast Conference champions.