No. 13 Memphis, No. 19 Tennessee renew rivalry
Holiday tournaments and on-court mismatches pervade nonconference schedules of many Top 25-caliber teams. But there are also meetings between natural rivals, such as Memphis and Tennessee, to add some spice to the holiday hoops schedule.
After losing spot at Kansas, Quentin Grimes is thriving at Houston
Quentin Grimes was left without a roster spot at Kansas after testing the NBA draft waters. With help from the Jayhawks (and the NCAA), he has flourished in Houston.
College basketball picks: Brighter future -- Memphis or Tennessee?
ESPN.com's college hoops experts make their picks for this weekend, which include the annual Memphis-Tennessee grudge match.
Louisville No. 1 in combined men's and women's college basketball rankings
Louisville, in the AP top 10 in both men's and women's college hoops, leads ESPN's updated combined rankings.
No. 23 Xavier ready to visit Wake Forest
No. 23 Xavier is on a good roll, even if it doesn't always seem that way.
No. 22 Seton Hall, Rutgers battle for bragging rights
No. 22 Seton Hall is hurting from a loss at Iowa State while Rutgers is on a surge after a victory over Wisconsin.
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||North Carolina CentralNCCU||MEAC||25-8||-0.5||7.4||6.8||--|
|10||North Carolina A&TNCAT||MEAC||9-23||-9.4||-2.6||-12.1||--|
|11||South Carolina StateSCST||MEAC||11-22||-8.5||-4.0||-12.5||--|
- 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.