No. 20 UCLA's depth will test St. Francis (Pa,)
No. 20 UCLA knows firsthand the value of depth. The Bruins' ability to go deep into the rotation proved a difference-maker the last time out, and will be a significant challenges for their next opponent, Saint Francis (Pa.), which visits UCLA on Friday.
Edwards hits deep 3 for Purdue
Carsen Edwards hits a deep 3-pointer as Purdue goes up 18-5 on Appalachian State early in the first half.
Vanderbilt's Matthew Moyer gets NCAA approval to play immediately
Vanderbilt forward and Syracuse transfer Matthew Moyer has received an NCAA waiver enabling him to play for the Commodores right away rather than sitting out a season.
Pusica, Northeastern top Alabama 68-52
Vasa Pusica had 20 points and Northeastern beat a Southeastern Conference opponent for the first time in six tries with a 68-52 win over Alabama at the Charleston Classic on Thursday.
UCF's defense holds off Cal State Fullerton
B.J. Taylor scored 14 points, Tacko Fall had 12 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks and Central Florida beat Cal State Fullerton 68-52 on Thursday in the first round of the Myrtle Beach Invitational.
Saint Joseph's his 16 3s in win over Wake Forest
Charlie Brown Jr. made four 3-pointers and scored a career-high 26 points, Taylor Funk added six 3s and 20 points and Saint Joseph's beat Wake Forest 89-69 on Thursday in the opening game of the Myrtle Beach Invitational.
BPI Off Leader
BPI Def Leader
7-Day RK CHG Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI Off||BPI Def||BPI||7-Day RK CHG|
|1||UC IrvineUCI||Big West||3-0||-0.2||1.3||1.1||3|
|2||UC Santa BarbaraUCSB||Big West||2-1||-0.3||0.7||0.4||20|
|3||CSU FullertonCSF||Big West||1-1||-0.5||0.9||0.4||11|
|4||Long Beach StateLBSU||Big West||1-2||-0.7||-0.1||-0.7||11|
|6||UC DavisUCD||Big West||0-3||-3.5||0.3||-3.2||16|
|7||UC RiversideUCR||Big West||0-3||-3.9||-1.4||-5.3||3|
|8||Cal PolyCP||Big West||1-1||-3.1||-3.2||-6.3||2|
|9||CSU NorthridgeCSUN||Big West||0-2||-2.6||-4.2||-6.8||1|
- BPI Off: BPI Offense measures a team's offensive strength compared an average offense on a scale of points per 70 possessions.
- BPI Def: BPI Defense measures a team's defensive strength compared an average defense on a scale of points per 70 possessions.
- BPI: Basketball Power Index measures a team's true strength going forward; expected point margin per 70 possessions vs an average opponent on a neutral court. BPI = BPI OFF + BPI DEF.
- 7-Day RK CHG: Team's BPI rank change from seven days ago.