By the Numbers14Days until Selection Sunday 1-2Rankings of Wisconsin and Ohio State, respectively, entering today's game, the first time Big Ten teams have met ranked in the top spots
16Games this season in which Rutgers has been held under 60 points 5Free throws made in the final 47 seconds by Nebraska's Aleks Maric in an 82-77 overtime win over Missouri
20Victories for Kansas State, making Bob Huggins the second coach in school history to win 20 games in his first season, joining Lon Kruger, who did it in 1986-87 720-point games this season for Texas freshman Kevin Durant
1-21Auburn's record in its 22 games at Alabama before yesterday's 86-77 upset Quotable "He had that look in his eye which scares the heck out of most normal people. It's not a normal look. But I'm glad it's on my team."
Notre Dame Coach Mike Brey, on Luke Harangody, who scored 10 of his career-high 22 points during a two-minute span in the first half of the Fighting Irish's 85-73 victory over Marquette
NotableReady for the Hoyas:Andy Rautins scored 19 points for Syracuse, which beat Providence for its fourth straight win, 71-67, and hosts Georgetown tomorrow.
ACC Opposites:Jared Dudley had 23 points and 11 rebounds, and Sean Marshall scored 18 to help Boston College beat Clemson, 59-54, and end a three-game losing streak. Clemson has lost four in a row, seven of eight and nine of 11 since winning its first 17 games to become the last unbeaten team in Division I.
Teddy Bearcats:Wilson Chandler scored 14 points and had 10 rebounds to lead DePaul to a 58-45 victory over Cincinnati. The Bearcats have lost 10 straight, their longest losing streak since 1924-25, when they dropped a school-record 11 straight. The current streak is the second-longest in Bearcats history. DePaul has won five of its last seven games and improved to 12-2 at home this season.
Cowboys Junk:Jarrius Jackson hit two free throws with 14 seconds left to lift Texas Tech over Oklahoma State, 59-57. The loss extended the Cowboys' losing streak to four games. Their last win came in double overtime at home against the Red Raiders two weeks ago.