Deciding on 40 of college basketball's top young coaches was far from an easy process. Here's how our group made its choices.
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/5W 70-63
- 11/8W 87-63
- 11/12W 91-47
- 11/15SWW 83-61
- 11/19L 81-73
- 11/22CIUW 90-45
- 11/26W 97-61
- 11/27W 58-57
- 12/2L 65-55
- 12/514L 81-78
- 12/8W 84-72
- 12/11NGW 90-65
- 12/14W 80-73
- 12/20W 64-62
- 1/1W 89-73
- 1/4W 65-56
- 1/8W 73-66
- 1/11L 86-73
- 1/15W 83-79
- 1/17L 66-52
- 1/22W 101-78
- 1/25W 78-54
- 1/29W 74-72
- 2/5W 79-57
- 2/8W 82-73
- 2/12W 86-71
- 2/15W 58-53
- 2/19L 75-66
- 2/22W 67-66
- 2/26W 81-67
- 2/29W 82-58
- 3/7L 77-68
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College basketball's identity is tied closely to its coaches. These are among the game's most important names of the coming decades.
Trevor Stumpe scored 14 of his 18 points in the second half to help seventh-seeded Wofford pull away to eliminate No. 2 seed Furman 77-68 in a Southern Conference tournament quarterfinal on Saturday.
Noah Gurley had 20 points as Furman won its seventh consecutive home game, rolling past The Citadel 82-58 on Saturday.
Noah Gurley and Jalen Slawson scored 17 points apiece as Furman beat UNC Greensboro 81-67 on Wednesday night.
No. 1 Baylor hosting Kansas State and mid-major matchups that could decide regular-season conference titles are among our top 10 games to stream this week.
Mike Bothwell scored 18 points, including a game-winning layup with 12 seconds left, and Furman came from behind to beat Wofford 67-66 on Saturday.
Isaiah Tisdale scored 15 points and grabbed eight rebounds, Patrick Good scored all 13 of his points in the second half and East Tennessee State defeated Furman 75-66 on Wednesday night in a showdown for first place in the Southern Conference.
Don't look now, but Creighton's Bluejays have closed the gap on Seton Hall in pursuit of first place in the Big East.
Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics
Top games this week according to BPI Bubble Factor: 2/18 Arkansas @ Florida 2/19 Indiana @ Minnesota 2/19 Furman @ ETSU 2/19 Michigan @ Rutgers 2/20 Oregon @ ASU 2/22 OU @ Ok State 2/23 Wichita St @ Cincinnati
An intriguing battle in the Southern Conference, three Atlantic 10 matchups and a clash of styles in the Atlantic Sun are among our top-10 games to stream this week.
Noah Gurley scored 14 points and Jalen Slawson scored 13 and Furman won its seventh straight with a 58-53 win over Chattanooga on Saturday.
Liberty was a Giant Killer last season, knocking off 5-seed Mississippi State. The Flames could be at it again, and they've got plenty of company.
Clay Mounce had a season-high 25 points as Furman topped Samford 86-71 on Wednesday night.
Jordan Lyons scored 33 points and Furman defeated Western Carolina 82-73 on Saturday, setting records for both Lyons and the Paladins.
Noah Gurley had 15 points to lead five Furman players in double figures as the Paladins romped past Mercer 79-57 on Wednesday night.
Jordan Lyons scored 26 points and Furman overcame cold shooting from 3-point range to beat VMI 74-72 in overtime Wednesday night.
Clay Mounce tied his season-best with 22 points, making four 3-pointers, and Furman clobbered The Citadel 78-54 on Saturday.
Jordan Lyons scored 21 points, Noah Gurley added 19 and Furman handed Samford its fifth-straight loss 101-78 on Wednesday night.
Chevez Goodwin scored 18 points and Nathan Hoover 17 as Wofford led from wire-to-wire and knocked off Southern Conference leader Furman, 66-52 Friday night.
Noah Gurley scored 13 points, including six-straight down the stretch and Furman handed Western Carolina its first Southern Conference loss 83-79 on Wednesday night.
Isaiah Miller had 18 points to lead five UNC Greensboro players in double figures as the Spartans topped Furman 86-73 on Saturday night.
Mike Bothwell had a career-high 27 points as Furman won its seventh consecutive game, topping Chattanooga 73-66 on Wednesday night.
In addition to the Jayhawks-Cyclones contest, the Atlantic 10 and Missouri Valley each offer up two games worth streaming.
Jordan Lyons sank four 3-pointers for 14 points, Noah Gurley added 10 points with 12 rebounds and Furman defeated East Tennessee State 65-56 Saturday in a matchup of Southern Conference leaders.