Draine scores 24 to lift Southern Miss over UTEP 77-47
LaDavius Draine had a career-high 24 points as Southern Miss easily beat UTEP 77-47 on Saturday.
Wilkins lifts W. Michigan past Miami (Ohio) 84-79 in OT
Kawanise Wilkins had a season-high 26 points as Western Michigan narrowly defeated Miami (Ohio) 84-79 in overtime on Saturday.
Wheeler throws down flush
Purdue's Aaron Wheeler slips past Penn State defenders and throws down a easy jam.
Burks carries Marshall over Middle Tennessee 98-93
C.J. Burks had 20 points as Marshall narrowly beat Middle Tennessee 98-93 on Saturday.
Shabazz leads Appalachian St. past Coastal Carolina 88-79
Ronshad Shabazz had 20 points as Appalachian State defeated Coastal Carolina 88-79 on Saturday.
No. 15 Texas Tech breezes past short-handed Baylor 86-61
Jarrett Culver scored 18 points and Davide Moretti added 17 as No. 15 Texas Tech cruised past short-handed and turnover-prone Baylor 86-61 on Saturday.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|1||Texas StateTXST||Sun Belt||20-5||94||303||72||--|
|2||Georgia SouthernGASO||Sun Belt||16-10||104||151||127||--|
|3||Georgia StateGAST||Sun Belt||18-8||109||131||78||--|
|4||UL MonroeULM||Sun Belt||13-10||146||137||157||--|
|5||Coastal CarolinaCCU||Sun Belt||12-11||156||215||181||--|
|7||Appalachian StateAPP||Sun Belt||8-16||189||161||272||--|
|8||UT ArlingtonUTA||Sun Belt||12-13||196||82||160||--|
|9||Little RockUALR||Sun Belt||10-15||213||232||274||--|
|11||South AlabamaSALA||Sun Belt||12-14||225||276||254||--|
|12||Arkansas StateARST||Sun Belt||10-15||276||189||234||--|
- 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).