You won't find the huge names on this list. No Trey, Otto or Victor. This is reserved for X-factor players, guys who can ultimately determine how far their team goes, and whether they reach the Final Four.
We've already only got a month's worth of Pyramid scheming left to do, yet the order within the arrangement still seems prone to shake itself each week. I didn't think there'd be much to sort out, given that last week's games afforded most Pyramid teams good shots at winning. Not the case. We do have one new team in the fold, and two just outside of it could easily make the case they belong.
San Diego State entered Wednesday night's game against UNLV the winner of 58 of its past 62 home games, a stretch that included a 10-game winning streak. But the Runnin' Rebels, even without a monster effort from Anthony Bennett, handed the Aztecs an 82-75 defeat.