ESPN.com's college hoops experts make their picks for this weekend, which include the annual Memphis-Tennessee grudge match.
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/6W 64-56
- 11/10W 76-56
- 11/1310W 76-51
- 11/18W 86-51
- 11/22W 85-46
- 11/25W 71-52
- 11/29W 90-57
- 12/47W 74-49
- 12/7W 106-74
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Louisville, in the AP top 10 in both men's and women's college hoops, leads ESPN's updated combined rankings.
- Ohio St. up to No. 3 in poll behind L'ville, Kansas
- Duke, Ohio St. lead field for '20 Atlantis tourney
- Cal leading scorer Sueing transferring to Ohio St.
- Boston Celtics legend John Havlicek dies at 79
Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics
There are 5 unbeaten teams left in the country: Auburn, Duquesne, Liberty, Ohio State, & San Diego State. Of the 5, Liberty has the best chance to win the rest of its games per BPI . Should Liberty survive its hardest stretch the next three games, its chances to go undefeated rise to 19%. The flames have a 97% chance to make the NCAA tournament per ESPN's Bracket Predictor (ESPN.com/bpi)
With more than a month of the season in the books, we revisit our top-25 players list. Who made the cut, and who was bumped out?
Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich tip off the podcast by discussing Anthony Cowan as the Mariano Rivera of college hoops, why Butler reminds Dan of Brad Stevens-era Butler team, Ohio State's potential weakness and Louisville's terrific defense. Next, the guys welcome Louisville head coach Chris Mack to the podcast (13:20) to talk about how his family takes losses, his team's defense, the Xavier tradition of throwing down cash at a bar and why it was a tough decision to leave his old school and coach the Cardinals. Later Seth and Dan ask, what's up with North Carolina and Virginia (37:26)?
Ohio State jumped to No. 3, trailing only Louisville and Kansas, in what has been a volatile Top 25 poll this season.
With just over a month of the college basketball season behind us, it's time to examine the reasons behind the pundits' worst predictions.
Louisville of the ACC remains No. 1, but the Big Ten is well represented, even without preseason favorite Michigan State.
Ohio State may not be the No. 1 team in the next AP poll, but the Buckeyes look like the best team in men's college basketball early on.
Kaleb Wesson scored 28 points and had 10 rebounds for his ninth career double-double, helping No. 6 Ohio State rout Penn State 106-74 on Saturday.
Duane Washington Jr. had 18 points and No. 6 Ohio State shot 54% after halftime to beat No. 7 North Carolina 74-49 on Wednesday night, handing the Tar Heels their most lopsided home loss under Hall of Fame coach Roy Williams.
College basketball's top freshmen are again creating a lot of buzz, but some under-the-radar youngsters are thriving as well.
Courtside: Greenberg and Dakich preview the Big Ten-ACC Challenge. Plus, Sage Steele on Stuart Scott Day
Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich tip off the podcast by discussing their Feast Week All-Americans and teams that impressed during the last few days, Indiana's weak schedule and why Michigan isn't No. 1. Next, SportsCenter anchor Sage Steele joins the pod (17:42) ahead of Stuart Scott Day to talk about what Scott meant to her and ESPN, Scott doing P90X while undergoing chemotherapy and how he was always himself despite the naysayers. Later, the guys preview the Big Ten-ACC Challenge (29:31), looking ahead to Purdue-Virginia, Michigan State-Duke, Michigan-Louisville, Ohio State-North Carolina and Maryland-Notre Dame.
The unbeaten Cardinals are the new No. 1 and have a challenging week ahead, including a date with No. 2 Michigan.
Duke and Ohio State are part of the eight-team field for the 2020 Battle 4 Atlantis men's college basketball tournament, along with Creighton, Memphis, Texas A&M, Utah, West Virginia and Wichita State.
Andre Wesson scored 19 points to help No. 10 Ohio State rout Morgan State 90-57 on Friday night.