Point guard D.J. Carton, ranked No. 28 in the ESPN 100, has committed to Ohio State, choosing the Buckeyes over Big Ten rivals Michigan and Indiana.
Len Chappell, who led Wake Forest to its only Final Four trip in 1962 and was an NBA All-Star with the Knicks, has died at 77.
Former UCLA basketball player Billy Knight, who was found dead on a Phoenix roadway early Sunday, was arrested in June and charged with six felonies, including two counts of molestation of a child.
Duke athletic director Kevin White will serve as the chairman of the NCAA tournament selection committee in 2020.
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Drexel has agreed to a multiyear contract extension with men's basketball coach Zach Spiker, the school announced Thursday. Spiker is 22-43 in two seasons as the Dragons' coach.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|6||Michigan StMSU||Big Ten||30-5||6||60||7||13|
|9||West VirginiaWVU||Big 12||26-11||9||12||14||28|
|11||Texas TechTTU||Big 12||27-10||11||7||10||31|
|17||Ohio StateOSU||Big Ten||25-9||17||35||16||19|
|20||Penn StatePSU||Big Ten||26-13||20||56||34||71|
- 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).