It takes a special weekend of college basketball to ensure that the No. 8 ranked team overcoming a double-digit deficit to win by one against the No. 6 ranked team isn’t the biggest storyline.
That’s because unranked Butler from the Atlantic 10 shocked No. 1 Indiana in overtime at the Boston Scientific Close the Gap Crossroads Classic at Indianapolis (yep, that’s a real thing). The resilient Bulldogs even played the entire overtime period without a number of their key contributors.
But don’t overlook Arizona’s nail-biting win over Florida. That game highlighted the top teams in two conferences that really needed a win.
Read on to see where those conferences, as well as eight other leagues, stand today.