Before Wednesday, the Red Raiders' (15-2, 4-1) lone loss of the season was a respectable one to then No.2 ranked Duke in New York. But Wednesday's midweek loss to Iowa State won't sit as well with the Texas Tech faithful.
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UTPB hired former Arkansas-Fort Smith head coach Josh Newman in June and he brought with him a history of success.
UT Dallas junior guard Jalen Weber (Houston, Texas) went 5-for-9 from beyond the arc as the Comets drained a school-record 17 three-pointers Thursday night in a 113-73 victory over East Texas Baptist.
Head coach Jamie Dixon told reporters Monday than senior guard Jaylen Fisher will be out for the "foreseeable future" with swelling in his right knee.
Tarleton State men’s basketball program has always been known for their tough man-to-man defense. But a change in defensive philosophy has spurred the Texans to familiar territory and a six-game win streak under first-year head coach Chris Reisman.
St. Edward’s made a huge jump in the poll to No. 11 this week as they have a current seven game win streak and are 13-1 overall this season. The Hilltoppers defeated NAIA Paul Quinn 116-57 last Monday then beat a hot Daemen College team 110-83 on Sunday afternoon.
Following Thursday night’s 62-48 win over West Virginia in the team’s Big XII opener, the Horned Frogs’ record pushed to 11-1 making it their best-ever start. The team’s current eight-game win streak is currently the second-longest.
Texas A&M-Commerce overcame a sloppy first half and a one-point halftime deficit by shooting 54.1 percent in the second half en route to a 78-64 Lone Star Conference victory on the road over MSU Texas in front of 675 fans Thursday night.
Every team in the American Southwest Conference and the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference will take their final extended break of the season next week.