20-12, 8-8 Conf
Gonzaga will attempt to start 10-0 for the first time since joining the Division I level in 1958-59 when the eighth-ranked Bulldogs host Akron in a non-conference game Saturday.
Until Big 12 Conference play opens Dec. 30, the most difficult task facing No. 15 West Virginia may be keeping its focus.
Final exams and preparing for a foe that prefers a slower pace hasn't left UCLA much time to celebrate the victory that vaulted the Bruins into the discussion of potential Final Four teams.