Andrew Wiggins got the ball on the wing, made a nifty spin move and then let go with a soft floater from about 10 feet that swished through the net in Allen Fieldhouse. His career wasn't even a minute old and Wiggins was already leaving his mark on Kansas.
While he disappeared at times, the highly touted freshman dazzled at others, finishing with 16 points in leading the fifth-ranked Jayhawks to an 80-63 victory over Louisiana-Monroe on Friday night.
Kentucky 89, UNC-Asheville 57: Julius Randle scored 15 of his 23 points in the second half to help the top-ranked Wildcats' highly touted freshman class debut successfully. Marcus Lee, a freshman forward from Antioch, added 17 points off the bench.
Duke 111, Davidson 77: Jabari Parker scored 22 points for the No. 4 Blue Devils, becoming the fifth freshman under coach Mike Krzyzewski to score at least 20 in his debut.
Arizona 73, Cal Poly 62: San Jose's Aaron Gordon had 13 points, 10 rebounds and four blocked shots in his college debut, as the No. 6 Wildcats had six double-figure scorers.
Oregon 82, Georgetown 75: Joseph Young had 24 points and five rebounds as the No. 19 Ducks beat the Hoyas at a U.S. Army base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea. Young made all 12 of his free-throw attempts, and Jason Calliste (16 points) made all 11 of his.
Baylor 72, Colorado 60: Kenny Chery scored 14 points and the No. 25 Bears beat a cold-shooting Buffaloes squad coming off the school's first back-to-back trips to the NCAA tournament in 50 years.
Arizona State 96, UMBC 61: Jahii Carson had 19 points and five assists to kick off his final season in the desert, helping the Sun Devils roll to a victory over Maryland-Baltimore County.