No. 21 TCU steps up in class as it hosts Fresno State
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Bryant's 19 points help UAB hold off New Orleans, 75-68
Zack Bryant scored 19 points and Tavin Lovan and Jalen Perry each added 13 as UAB held off New Orleans to earn a 75-68 victory Wednesday night.
No. 15 Syracuse renews rivalry with UConn
Syracuse and Connecticut, former members of the Big East Conference, will renew their rivalry when they meet for the 95th time in the semifinals of the 2K Empire Classic, benefiting the Wounded Warrior Foundation, at Madison Square Garden on Friday.
Hofstra runs away from winless North Carolina A&T, 92-72
Justin Wright-Foreman scored 22 points and all five starters scored in double figures as Hofstra turned away North Carolina A&T with a 92-72 victory on Wednesday night.
No. 13 Oregon faces Iowa in 2K Empire Classic
When Oregon flies all the way to New York for two games at the end of the week, the Ducks will do so short-handed.
Hoosiers defense shuts down No. 24 Marquette in 96-73 upset
Romeo Langford scored 22 points, Evan Fitzner added 16 and Indiana locked down on defense to beat No. 24 Marquette 96-73 on Wednesday night.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|1||UC IrvineUCI||Big West||3-0||149||172||12||--|
|2||CSU FullertonCSF||Big West||1-1||161||83||236||--|
|3||UC Santa BarbaraUCSB||Big West||2-1||162||199||151||--|
|4||Long Beach StateLBSU||Big West||1-2||190||74||267||--|
|6||UC DavisUCD||Big West||0-3||258||131||294||--|
|7||UC RiversideUCR||Big West||0-3||311||70||294||--|
|8||Cal PolyCP||Big West||1-1||322||137||250||--|
|9||CSU NorthridgeCSUN||Big West||0-2||329||135||294||--|
- 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).