Burton carries Wichita State past Gardner-Webb 74-52
Morris Udeze and reserve Jamarius Burton scored 15 points apiece and Wichita State rolled past Gardner-Webb 74-52 on Tuesday night.
Smith scores 17 to help No. 6 Maryland beat Fairfield 74-55
Jalen Smith had 17 points and eight rebounds, and No. 6 Maryland used depth and balance to wear down Fairfield in a 74-55 victory Tuesday might.
Andrews, Lovett lift FIU over Cleveland St. 107-61
Devon Andrews had 16 points to lead five Florida International players in double figures, Osasumwen Osaghae had a double-double, and the Panthers rolled past Cleveland State 107-61 on Tuesday night.
Grimes scores 32 to lift Houston past Rice 97-89
Quentin Grimes had a career-high 32 points, making four 3-pointers, as Houston blew past Rice 97-89 in the second half on Tuesday night.
Sharkey leads Samford over Manhattan 70-57
Josh Sharkey had 17 points and eight assists as Samford beat Manhattan 70-57 on Tuesday night.
Pipkins, White lead Providence over Merrimack 93-56
Luwane Pipkins scored 18 points to lead six Providence players in double figures and the Friars controlled Merrimack in a 93-56 on Tuesday night.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|2||South Dakota StateSDST||Summit||28-7||87||159||53||36|
|3||Purdue Fort WaynePFW||Summit||18-15||162||227||184||208|
|4||North Dakota StateNDSU||Summit||15-17||169||151||210||194|
- 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).