ESPN.com's college hoops experts make their picks for this weekend, and also look ahead to Feast Week.
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/51W 69-62
- 11/8W 91-49
- 11/12L 67-64
- 11/18W 82-74
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- 11/24h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 11/29h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 12/7h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 12/14h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 12/18h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 12/2110h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 12/282h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 1/4h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 1/7h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 1/11h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 1/15h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 1/18h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 1/21h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 1/2512h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 1/29h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 2/4h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 2/820h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 2/11h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 2/15h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 2/18h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 2/25h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 2/2919h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 3/320h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 3/7h:mm a z, US/Eastern
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College basketball's early signing period ends Wednesday. Here's who will still be available, and the schools most likely to sign them.
- UK lands No. 22 recruit, eyes No. 1 class for '20
- No. 1 UK falls in shocker to unranked Evansville
- Kentucky, Duke take over top 2 spots in AP poll
- UK freshman Maxey clinches upset with clutch 3
Ashton Hagans scored a career-high 26 points, and No. 9 Kentucky survived another close game against what should have been a lesser opponent, beating Utah Valley 82-74 on Monday night.
Kentucky's stay at No. 1 was brief thanks to Evansville's shocking upset. This week, the Spartans get the nod over No. 2 Duke.
Heading into college basketball's third week, top teams are beginning to emerge. None are without flaws.
Isaiah Jackson, a 6-foot-9 power forward who is the No. 22 recruit in the ESPN 100 for 2020, has committed to Kentucky, which gives John Calipari's program the inside track to the No. 1 recruiting class.
Evansville, picked to finish near the bottom of its conference and coached by a former Wildcat, shocked top-ranked Kentucky at Rupp Arena.
Kentucky's shocking loss to Evansville will be a distant memory by March, and the Wildcats can be a factor in the No. 1 seed conversation.
Twitter reacted to Kentucky's shocking loss to Evansville on Tuesday night. The masses were less than kind to the Wildcats.
A week after Kentucky took out top-ranked Michigan State, it was the Wildcats' turn to fall as the No. 1 team on Tuesday night in a 67-64 stunner to unranked Evansville, which entered as a 25-point underdog.
Sam Cunliffe scored 17 points, including two free throws with 6.8 seconds remaining, and Evansville stunned No. 1 Kentucky 67-64 on Tuesday night.
David Bearman Sports betting
Evansville, a 25 point underdog, upset top-ranked Kentucky. The Purple Aces closed 40-1 on the money line at South Point. The 25-point line matches the 3rd-largest betting upset in the last 15 seasons in a D-I vs D-I college basketball game. ESPN BPI had Evansville with a 4 pct chance to win.
With wins last week in the Champions Classic, Kentucky and Duke have moved up to the top two spots in the latest AP poll. Michigan State, Louisville and Kansas round out the top five.
First impressions are important, and a group of teams and players made big ones. Others left us with pressing questions.
A strong Champions Classic showing and zero tough tests until late December keep Kentucky on top.
Nick Richards had 21 points and 10 rebounds, Immanuel Quickley added 16 and No. 2 Kentucky scored the game's first 14 points to cruise past Eastern Kentucky 91-49 on Friday night.
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