Jared Butler scored 15 points, Freddie Gillespie had 11 points and 11 rebounds and No. 24 Baylor beat Texas State 72-63 on Friday night.
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/5W 105-61
- 11/8L 67-64
- 11/15W 72-63
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- Full Schedule
- Kegler turning pro after suspension from Baylor
- Ex-Baylor star Austin scores 14 in debut at TBT
- Baylor moving forward on new hoops facility
- Baylor's Clark (knee) to miss rest of season
Dan Dakich and Seth Greenberg tip off the podcast by fleshing out the James Wiseman situation, including why Memphis played Wiseman, the likelihood of there being more to this story, the specifics of the NCAA allegations and what they think the ultimate outcome of this situation will be. Later, the guys cover Cassius Winston's brother committing suicide (15:31), Baylor-Washington in Alaska, the Big Ten getting off to a slow start (21:24), Florida State out-toughing Florida and more.
Kansas, Auburn and Washington are among the heavyweights appearing on ESPN+ this week.
First impressions are important, and a group of teams and players made big ones. Others left us with pressing questions.
Isaiah Stewart made a go-ahead layup with 30 seconds left, Nahziah Carter scored 23 points and Washington beat No. 16 Baylor 67-64 on Friday night.
ESPN.com's college hoops experts make their picks as Duke, Kentucky, Kansas and others retake the floor.
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Dan Dakich and Seth Greenberg tip off the podcast by discussing the Champions Classic, Cole Anthony dropping 34 in his first game and Virginia holding Syracuse to its fewest points since 1945. Next, the guys are joined by Texas Tech head coach Chris Beard (10:46) to talk about how he doesn't plan on rewatching the title game until he wins the whole thing, what's changed with recruiting after last year's success, the concept of "coaching through tape," his love of Whataburger and the origins of the Fireside Chat. Later, Seth and Dan touch on Andrew Jones dropping 20 for Texas in his first game back after being diagnosed with leukemia, the championship probability of the four Champions Classic teams (33:44) and Baylor-Washington in the Armed Forces Classic.
Jared Butler scored 30 points with a career-high eight 3-pointers to lead four Baylor players in double figures and the No. 16 Bears opened coach Scott Drew's 17th season with a 105-61 victory over Central Arkansas on Tuesday.
The ESPN+ college basketball schedule kicks off this week, with NCAA tourney hopefuls including Baylor and VCU featured.
From last year's stars (Cassius Winston, Markus Howard) to this year's top freshmen (Cole Anthony, James Wiseman), we rank the best players before the start of the season.
Dan Dakich and Seth Greenberg tip off the podcast by talking about the first AP Top 25 poll of the season and teams that could jump into the top five (8:33). Then they give their thoughts on Zion Williamson's knee injury (15:55) and how Memphis could be the Zion Williamson Team this year (23:45). Later, it's Big 12 preview time (28:46) and the guys close the show by sharing their off the beaten path squads that could get into the tournament (45:17).
The Big 12 -- college basketball's best top-to-bottom league -- is next up in ESPN's conference predictions series.
Freshmen and transfers will make or break the chances of several prominent teams in 2019-20. Here are the most important new faces.
Kansas needs to limit its turnovers, Kentucky must improve its perimeter scoring, and more of the biggest issues facing the nation's top teams.
Baylor has suspended standout guard Mario Kegler, who as a result has decided to turn pro.
Three leagues make up roughly half of our updated Top 25 representation, including the resurgent Pac-12.