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Nicole Rachal ESPN Producer 

Even the Managers get run through drills at South Carolina.


Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

On Tuesday morning, Kansas State had a 26% chance to reach the NCAA tournament, per BPI. Now, following wins over Oklahoma and TCU, that number has risen to 57%.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

For the first time in the ESPN rankings a school lands the top 3 prospects in one class. Duke now has no.1 R.J. Barrett, no.2 Zion Williamson and no.3 Cam Reddish.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Kentucky has had issues closing out games recently, even in wins. The Wildcats' first show with a minute left tonight? Hits the side of backboard.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Duke has landed 11 top-three recruits since the ESPN recruiting database started in 2007. Kansas and Kentucky are next on the list, with four top-three recruits apiece.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Duke has now landed four top-10 recruits in back-to-back recruiting classes.

Tim Sullivan ESPN Producer 

Bill Walton went mushroom hunting in Eugene, Oregon. Why wouldn't he?! Oregon hosting UCLA tonight 10:15p ET / 7:15p PT on ESPN


Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

No. 2 prospect Zion Williamson has committed to Duke.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Zion Williamson hasn't really given out many hints as to where he's going for college. Perfect example: he was on ESPN's campus last week, and there's a machine there that plays any college fight song you want. Zion's fight song choice? Florida State. Like I said, no hints.

Rich Hollenberg ESPN 

Every game is a big game here. #RockChalk Kansas hosts Baylor with a chance for some separation in the Big 12 standings. 6p Et ESPN


Sean Jackson ESPN 

Jay Bilas goes 94 Feet with Chris Chiozza tonight 8:15 ET on ESPN.


Sean Jackson ESPN 

Maria Taylor sits down with a few Gators for some rapid fire questions before the big game vs Kentucky.


Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston coach Kelvin Sampson on his team's win over Wichita State, which moves the Cougars to 15-4: "What this does is tells the average fan, who doesn't pay much attention to us, that we're good...[this will] perk their ears up and that's a good thing."

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Wichita State preseason All-American guard Landry Shamet with just 7 points on 2-for-10 shooting, his worst shooting outing of the year, in a loss at Houston on Saturday. The root of the struggles today? "Their defense," Shockers coach Gregg Marshall said. "They did a good job on him today."

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston's 73-59 win over No. 7 Wichita State is quality résumé win for the Cougars, a bubble team. They're 9-0 at home this year and avenge an 81-63 road loss to the Shockers earlier this month. Houston guard Rob Gray was impressive, with a game-high 24 points.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

No. 7 Wichita State falls at Houston 73-59, the Shockers' second straight. It's the first time they've lost consecutive conference games since the 2012-13 season. The loss snaps their nation's-best 11-game road winning streak.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston leading No. 7 Wichita State 62-46 at the under 8 timeout (7:18 left). Would be a good resume win for Houston if the Cougars can hold on. They're in Joe Lunardi's "Next four out" in Bracketology. This would be the Shockers second straight loss after falling at home to SMU on Thursday.

John Gasaway ESPN Insider 

Purdue is doing nothing to dispel the talk that this team could win a national title. The Boilermakers have scored 51 points in just 30 possessions to take a 31-point lead over Iowa at the half in Iowa City. Carsen Edwards has 16 points for the Boilers.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

No. 7 Wichita State -- which lost to SMU on Thursday -- is trailing Houston on the road 35-26 at the half. The Shockers trailed by as much as 12. They're shooting just 35 percent (8-for-23) thus far.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Security just confiscated Peter Satonick's sign here at the XL Center in Hartford. No. 1 Villanova at UConn. Noon.

Mike Couzens ESPN College Football 

Here's the walk from the locker room out to the court for FSU and VT. Tip at 12ET on ESPN2

Mike Couzens ESPN College Football 

Yesterday I asked Buzz Williams how his team gets a CBB-leading 48.5% of its shots at the rim. He drew me this. Cory Alexander and I will explain as Virginia Tech hosts Florida State at 12ET on ESPN2.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Nicole Player, Billy Preston's mother: "It's been too long. They didn't have an answer and weren't prepared to give us answers. He just wants to play.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Billy Preston's mother just confirmed the signing to ESPN. He didn't sign with an agent, but the plan is to enter the NBA Draft.

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

Kansas freshman Billy Preston has signed a professional contract with BC Ikogea of Bosnia, according to an announcement by the European team, and apparently won't play a game for the Jayhawks this season. Preston hasn't played for No. 10 Kansas this season while school officials investigated ownership of a car that he wrecked on campus in November.