No. 21 Ohio State, Penn State out to stop January skids
Ohio State will hopes its troubles are a thing of the past when the No. 21 Buckeyes face a Penn State team dealing with its own adversity on Saturday in University Park, Pa.
No. 18 Seton Hall puts win streak on line vs. St. John's
Seton Hall's plane ride back to New Jersey this week probably wasn't needed. The Pirates, ranked No. 18, could have floated home after a victory Wednesday at No. 5 Butler.
No. 16 Wichita St. aims to start new streak vs. Houston
No. 16 Wichita State will be coming off its first loss since Nov. 27, a nine-game winning streak snapped, when the Shockers host a Houston team Saturday that has won seven of its last eight games.
No. 9 FSU on roll into battle with struggling rival Miami
With Duke's loss at Clemson earlier in the week and Florida State's win over Virginia the next night, the Seminoles moved into a three-way tie at the top of the Atlantic Coast Conference standings going into Saturday's game against Miami in Coral...
No. 5 Butler looks to right track vs. struggling DePaul
Tuesday brought another Big East Conference nail-biter for the DePaul basketball team.
Behind the bracket: Bracket realities at college basketball's halfway mark
With less than two months remaining until Selection Sunday, the No. 1 line is simpler than projecting the rest of the field.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|2||Ohio StateOSU||Big Ten||24-11||9||34||22||39|
|3||Michigan StateMSU||Big Ten||27-12||16||3||13||22|
|11||Penn StatePSU||Big Ten||18-16||78||52||82||106|
- 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).