NC State disputes NCAA allegation of $40,000 Dennis Smith Jr. payment
NC State officials are disputing the NCAA's allegation that a former Adidas consultant gave $40,000 to a former assistant coach, who was supposed to help get the money to star player Dennis Smith Jr.'s family to ensure he enrolled at the school.
Penn State faces big test vs. unbeaten No. 4 Maryland
The No. 4-ranked Maryland Terrapins will be searching for their 11th consecutive victory to open the season when they visit Penn State on Tuesday.
No. 1 Louisville braces for Texas Tech in Jimmy V Classic
Top-ranked Louisville has been rolling through the first third of its season but will have to be at its best when it plays Texas Tech on Tuesday in New York's Madison Square Garden as a part of the Jimmy V Classic.
Western Kentucky's Charles Bassey out with tibia fracture
Western Kentucky star big man Charles Bassey will miss the rest of the season after suffering a tibial plateau fracture in Saturday's win over Arkansas.
Ohio State jumps to No. 3 behind Louisville, Kansas in poll
Ohio State jumped to No. 3, trailing only Louisville and Kansas, in what has been a volatile Top 25 poll this season.
Why five college basketball teams were overhyped, why five were undervalued
With just over a month of the college basketball season behind us, it's time to examine the reasons behind the pundits' worst predictions.
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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.