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College hoops Power Rankings: Arizona State's unlikely rise to No. 1

Wait, hear us out. The easy move, after Duke's loss, was to jump Villanova or Michigan State to the top spot. But if you look at the entire body of work, raising Arizona State all the way to No. 1 isn't so crazy.

When each of the remaining unbeaten teams will lose

There are seven unbeaten teams left in college basketball. Some are unblemished because they are playing well, others because they haven't played anybody. So when will each lose? Some could be 24 hours from now. For others, it could be awhile.

Wisconsin guards Trice, King out indefinitely

Wisconsin guards D'Mitrik Trice and Kobe King are out indefinitely with injuries, depleting the backcourt on a team already struggling to score.

USC coach Enfield defends suspended Melton

As an investigation into the eligibility of suspended USC player De'Anthony Melton continues, Trojans head coach Andy Enfield said the sophomore guard "did nothing wrong."

S.C. State's Solomon discharged from hospital

South Carolina State guard Tyvoris Solomon, who collapsed on the bench during a game at NC State last weekend, was released from the hospital on Thursday.

LaVar: Sons LiAngelo, LaMelo sign with agent

LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball have signed with agent Harrison Gaines, their father, LaVar Ball, told ESPN. Ball wants both sons to play on the same team overseas.

UCLA cancels Montana game due to wildfires

Wildfires spreading across Southern California have led UCLA to cancel its men's basketball game against Montana that had been scheduled for Wednesday night.

BC forward Hawkins (knee) out for season

Boston College forward Deontae Hawkins -- the Eagles' third-leading scorer and top rebounder -- is out for the rest of the season with a knee injury.

NCAA prez: Work to do after FBI hoops probe

NCAA president Mark Emmert said that college basketball has a lot of work to do to clean up after an FBI investigation revealed multiple problems.

OTL: The making of The University of Adidas at Louisville

How former Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich leveraged big deals and big-time basketball to build the university into a sports powerhouse, only to watch it burn amid charges of excess, exploitation and corruption.

NBA draft stock watch: Two breakout, first-round PGs on the rise

Alabama's Collin Sexton and Oklahoma's Trae Young are budding stars at the collegiate level with exciting, yet drastically different, skill sets and styles of play. How do their games project to the NBA?

Kansas' bad week -- two losses in its backyard -- came with warning signs

Kansas has now lost back-to-back games to Pac-12 teams with Arizona State beating the Jayhawks in Lawrence. What's going on?

Vitale's weekly awards

Arizona State keeps on winning, and coach Bobby Hurley has the Sun Devils undefeated and rolling along.

Sean Miller has 'hard time believing' there's a player better than Deandre Ayton

Deandre Ayton was unstoppable for Arizona in its win over Alabama on Saturday, and the 7-foot freshman is why the Wildcats have unlimited potential.