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2018 Schedule
15-3, 2nd in Big 12
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Roach slices through the defense for dunk (0:26)

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

After another dominating win, BPI now views Purdue as the best team going forward and the favorite to win the NCAA tournament at 21 percent. Villanova, Virginia, Duke, and Michigan State round out BPI's current top five.

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3dJeff Borzello

Which early-season surprises are really contenders

There might not be one great team this season, but teams such as Oklahoma, Purdue and West Virginia have been pleasant surprises. Now we have to wait and see if they can really challenge for a national title.

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5dMyron Medcalf

Big 12 reprimands WVU's Harris for hitting fan

The Big 12 Conference has issued a public reprimand of West Virginia's Wesley Harris, who struck a Texas Tech fan during a wild court-storming Saturday after the Red Raiders' victory over the Mountaineers.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Purdue has almost caught Villanova in BPI's latest ratings and rankings. The model, which predicts team strength going forward, is not buying teams like Oklahoma, Arizona State and Kentucky the way the AP voters are.

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6dMyron Medcalf

Postgame incident at Texas Tech under review

The Big 12 Conference is investigating a postgame incident Saturday in which multiple videos circulating on social media appear to show a West Virginia player throw a punch at someone participating in a postgame court-storming at Texas Tech.

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Texas Tech holds off WVU in thriller (0:36)
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Texas Tech fans storm the court after win over No. 2 West Virginia (0:31)

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Villanova (no surprise) leads BPI's favorites to win the men's NCAA Tournament.

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Beard on team's turnaround, recruiting, more

Texas Tech HC Chris Beard stops by Courtside with Greenberg and Dakich to chat about his team's shocking turnaround from years past, finding players that fit his vision for the program, developing their talent and making history in Lubbock.

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Young leads Oklahoma past Texas Tech (1:46)
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Young admits he had to settle down in 2nd half (2:30)
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Young uses sweet move on layup (0:18)

John Gasaway ESPN Insider 

Trae Young's been limited to five points on 1-of-12 shooting, as Oklahoma trails Texas Tech 31-29 at the half in Norman. The Sooners as a team are 1-of-12 on their 3s.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Trae Young is averaging 10.2 assists per game this season, most in the nation. He faces Texas Tech tonight (7 PM ET on ESPNU) which is allowing 8.7 assists per game, 3rd-fewest in the nation.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Virginia, Kansas and West Virginia all increased their chances of earning a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament with big wins yesterday.

Team Stats

Points Per Game78.483rd
Rebounds Per Game37.8Tied-93rd
Assists Per Game15.2Tied-88th
Points Allowed61.25th

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Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record8-16
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances15