No. 1 Louisville targets rebound vs. Eastern Kentucky
No. 1 Louisville joined a club it wanted no part of by losing to Texas Tech on Tuesday, following Michigan State, Kentucky and Duke as top-ranked teams to fall this season.
Green scores 25 to carry N. Iowa past Grand Canyon 82-58
AJ Green had 25 points as Northern Iowa rolled past Grand Canyon 82-58 on Thursday night.
Western powers No. 6 Gonzaga, No. 15 Arizona tangle
Gonzaga and Arizona, who have often battled for supremacy in the West the past two decades, resume their rivalry Saturday night in Tucson, Ariz.
UMKC stands between No. 2 Kansas and top ranking
Even in an age of sophisticated analytics, the simplest statistics can still command the critical eye of a basketball coach.
Garza's double-double leads Iowa to 84-68 win over Iowa St.
Luka Garza had 21 points and 11 rebounds and led five Iowa players scoring in double figures as the Hawkeyes beat Iowa State 84-68 on Thursday night.
Manns leads Wright St. over Southern 85-62
James Manns scored a career-high 26 points as Wright State easily beat Southern 85-62 on Thursday night.
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|
|3||South Carolina StateSCST||MEAC||19-15||-2.0||-4.4||-6.4||--|
|4||North Carolina CentralNCCU||MEAC||13-19||-6.8||-0.9||-7.8||--|
|11||North Carolina A&TNCAT||MEAC||10-22||-6.2||-6.4||-12.6||--|
- 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.