Western Michigan needs overtime to escape Oakland, 85-77
Josh Davis converted a 3-point play with two minutes left in overtime to give Western Michigan an 85-77 win over Oakland on Tuesday night.
Freshman Akinjo leads Georgetown past Illinois 88-80
Freshman James Akinjo had 19 points, including a key 3-point play, and seven assists, Jamorko Pickett blocked a shot in the closing seconds and Georgetown beat Illinois 88-80 on Tuesday night.
Alston, Rose help Temple hold off Georgia 81-77
Shizz Alston Jr. and Quinton Rose poured in 25 points apiece and Temple held off Georgia 81-77 on Tuesday night.
Cal Baptist wins on half-court heave at the buzzer
Cal Baptist's Milan Acquaah shoots from half court to give them a 70-69 win over Oral Roberts, their first win in DI against a DI team.
Walton scores 20, Longwood starts 3-0 for 1st time in DI
Isaiah Walton scored 20 points, knocked down four 3-pointers and grabbed seven rebounds as Longwood held off Maryland-Eastern Shore down the stretch, 66-63 Tuesday night.
Daniels scores 22 as Tulane holds off Coastal Carolina 81-76
Caleb Daniels scored 22 points and Jordan Cornish scored 19 and Tulane held off Coastal Carolina's rally for an 81-76 win on Tuesday night.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|27||Iowa StateISU||Big 12||23-12||27||27||39||45|
|30||Kansas StateKSU||Big 12||27-8||30||30||14||21|
|32||Oklahoma StateOKST||Big 12||24-9||32||34||24||26|
|34||San Diego StateSDSU||MW||23-11||34||74||49||29|
|35||Saint LouisSLU||A 10||28-7||35||96||23||16|
|36||Notre DameND||Big East||25-10||36||21||22||36|
|37||BelmontBEL||Ohio Valley E||26-7||37||134||45||19|
|50||La SalleLAS||A 10||24-10||50||67||41||40|
- 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).