Holden has 20 points to lead CSU Bakersfield to 86-65 win
Rickey Holden had 20 points with nine assists and Taze Moore added 14 points with three blocks as CSU Bakersfield dominated the second half to beat Lamar 86-65 for its third straight win on Thursday night.
Ferrari drives San Francisco past Eastern Washington, 85-63
Frankie Ferrari put up 15 points and led five Dons into double-figure scoring as San Francisco roared back from a week off to wallop Eastern Washington, 85-63 on Thursday night.
W. Michigan-Michigan Preview
Up until the start of 2019, the Michigan basketball team will experience a schedule that will be more what the football team at the school is used to.
Santa Clara rolls past Mississippi Valley State 82-54
Josh Martin had 14 points and 12 rebounds and Santa Clara rolled to an 82-54 victory over Mississippi Valley State on Thursday night.
Big men centers of attention as No. 25 Syracuse faces Old Dominion
Syracuse might not have a big problem against Old Dominion this Saturday in the Carrier Dome, but as the Orange move forward with their season, their long-term task is a tall one, in multiple senses of the term.
Samford uses 10-0 run in OT to beat Morehead State, 77-72
Josh Sharkey hit six free throws to key a 10-0 Samford run in overtime to earn the Bulldogs a 77-72 victory over Morehead State on Thursday night.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|6||Michigan StateMSU||Big Ten||8-2||6||10||13||--|
|14||Texas TechTTU||Big 12||9-0||14||304||12||--|
|15||Ohio StateOSU||Big Ten||8-1||15||82||16||--|
|18||Iowa StateISU||Big 12||8-2||18||194||55||--|
- 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).