Fleeing violence in Sudan, TCU's Kouat Noi found a home in Australia
TCU star forward Kouat Noi fled the violence of Sudan and found comfort and peace in Australia and on the basketball court.
North Carolina dealing with injuries entering Wake Forest matchup
Coach Roy Williams said Nassir Little did halfcourt work Thursday for about 30 minutes. Team spokesman Steve Kirschner said Little did more at Friday's practice later in the day but his status would depend on how his ankle responds Saturday.
No. 18 Kansas State puts win streak up against No. 23 Iowa State
No. 23 Iowa State travels to No. 18 Kansas State for the biggest game on the Big 12 Conference's Saturday schedule.
No. 3 Gonzaga takes 15-game win streak to San Diego
Gonzaga has been so dominant in West Coast Conference play that a 13-point victory no longer feels impressive.
No. 17 Florida State takes win streak to Georgia Tech
Two teams going in opposite directions meet for the second time this season when No. 17 Florida State visits Georgia Tech on Saturday in Atlanta.
Baylor has full attention of No. 15 Texas Tech
One of the coaches in Saturday's Big 12 matchup of the visiting Baylor Bears and the 15th-ranked Texas Tech Red Raiders says his opponent is noteworthy nationally, not only in the conference.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|1||Stephen F. AustinSFA||Southland||24-8||88||256||85||--|
|2||Sam Houston StateSHSU||Southland||18-12||116||261||145||--|
|4||UT ArlingtonUTA||Sun Belt||16-14||155||259||180||--|
|8||Texas StateTXST||Sun Belt||14-16||179||304||241||--|
- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).