Reed knocks down 3 to extend Clemson's lead
Marcquise Reed makes a deep three-pointer to give Clemson an 11-point lead over Akron.
Sayles dunk keeps Akron close
Jaden Sayles hangs on the rim after a dunk that keeps Akron in the game against Clemson.
Jackson gets Akron back in game with three-pointer
Loren Cristian Jackson makes his second of back-to-back three pointers for Akron, cutting Clemson's lead to 6.
Thomas's slam puts Clemson up by 10
Elijah Thomas comes up with a dunk to give Clemson a 46-36 lead over Akron.
Villanova, Syracuse fall out of Top 25 poll as Duke, Kansas stay on top
The Duke Blue Devils and Kansas Jayhawks stayed entrenched atop the AP Top 25 college basketball poll released Monday, but the Syracuse Orange and reigning national champion Villanova Wildcats tumbled out completely.
No. 3 Gonzaga focused on Illinois at Maui Invitational
The Maui Invitational has long been one of the best early-season college basketball tournaments.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|11||Michigan StateMSU||Big Ten||29-9||11||5||12||18|
|17||Oklahoma StateOKST||Big 12||21-13||17||38||48||45|
|19||Ohio StateOSU||Big Ten||25-10||19||53||27||24|
|21||San Diego StateSDSU||MW||31-5||21||87||13||17|
|23||Iowa StateISU||Big 12||28-8||23||7||11||8|
- 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).