Chris Warren scored 18 points as Mississippi placed six players in double figures Monday to defeat visiting Mississippi Valley State 101-69.
Ole Miss (6-2) was never seriously threatened and led by as many as 37 points in the second half.
Mississippi Valley State (1-7), Kentucky's next opponent, was led by D'Angelo Jackson with 20 points, 17 in the second half. The loss was the seventh straight for the Delta Devils, who managed only 23 of 64 from the field (36 percent).
Coastal Carolina 78, LSU 69 (OT): Chad Gray made two three-pointers in overtime to propel Coastal Carolina to a victory at LSU. Gray scored 20 of his 22 points after halftime and was 7-for-12 from the field, including a career-high four three-pointers.
Andre Stringer led the Tigers (6-3) with 16 points. Ralston Turner added 15 points.
Mississippi St. 67, Nicholls State 58: Ravern Johnson scored 23 points as Mississippi State held off Nicholls State in Starkville, Miss.
Johnson, who entered the game averaging 23.9 points, scored 18 in the first half. Brian Bryant added a career-high 22 points as the Bulldogs (6-2) shot 51.1 percent from the field.
Dunlap, Knight honored
Kentucky's Victoria Dunlap was named the Southeastern Conference's co-player of the week with Vanderbilt's Hanna Tuomi after averaging 28 points, nine rebounds and four steals in wins against Tennessee Tech and Chattanooga last week.
UK's Brandon Knight was named the SEC's men's freshman of the week. He averaged 19 points, five rebounds and 41/2 assists in wins against Notre Dame and Indiana. The award is his first of the season and the third freshman honor for UK this season. Terrence Jones has won the award.
Duke still unanimous No. 1
Duke was able to easily handle Bradley and Saint Louis without star freshman guard Kyrie Irving, and the Blue Devils remained a unanimous No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball poll for a third straight week.
The Blue Devils (10-0), who received all 65 first-place votes from the national media panel, have been No. 1 all season — and except for Irving's toe injury it's been smooth sailing.
Kentucky remained 17th and Louisville moved from 24th to 20th.
■ Clemson guard Demontez Stitt is expected to miss several weeks following surgery on his left knee. Stitt is averaging 13.8 points per game.
No. 22 DePaul 76, Northwestern 72: Sam Quigley scored 23 points to lead DePaul to its third straight win. DePaul (12-1) also got 10 points from Lexington Christian graduate Anna Martin.