With fewer than two months to go before Selection Sunday, college basketball’s best teams are jockeying for position in the NCAA tournament.
Many are already thinking about locking up top seeds, while others are still looking to sew up a spot in the Big Dance.
No. 20 UNLV has bounced in and out of the rankings more than once this season. Saturday’s heartbreaking loss to San Diego State puts the Rebels in a tough position, but there’s plenty of time for Mike Moser and company to earn an at-large bid or a conference championship.
Here's a look at the tournament hopes of each team in the ESPN/USA Today Top 25 and what they’ll need to do to put themselves in prime position for the Big Dance.