No. 12 Texas Tech seeks progress vs. Tennessee St.
No. 12 Texas Tech has breezed through its first three games but could get a run for its money on its march through the non-conference schedule when it hosts Tennessee State on Thursday in Lubbock, Texas.
Help on the way as No. 17 Villanova faces MTSU
The No. 17-ranked Villanova Wildcats will receive a major boost with the expected debut of freshman guard Bryan Antoine when they battle Middle Tennessee State on Thursday morning in the opening round of the Myrtle Beach Invitational in Conway, S.C.
Oats is proud of Alabama's defensive effort
Despite 21 turnovers, Alabama's effort pulled the Crimson Tide out of the hole and ultimately on top for a 81-73 win over Furman.
No. 1 Duke back to Garden, California (4-0) awaits
Duke is No. 1 in the country again as the Blue Devils head back to New York looking to retain that status.
West Virginia forward Gabe Osabuohien granted waiver to play immediately
West Virginia's Gabe Osabuohien, who transferred from Arkansas in August, is eligible to play immediately after receiving a waiver from the NCAA.
Can't-miss Nnaji, No. 14 Arizona take aim at So. Dakota St.
Arizona freshman power forward Zeke Nnaji has hardly missed through the 14th-ranked Wildcats' 4-0 start, but coach Sean Miller sees more than a sterling shooting percentage.
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- 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.