Early season tournaments will mostly come to an end this weekend, as the Battle 4 Atlantis, Wooden Legacy, Advocare Invitational, NIT Preseason Tip-Off, Las Vegas Invitational and Barclays Center Classic all finish up. Here's what else to expect this weekend.
It's weird to say, but at this stage in the season very few teams can say they have a better resume than the Monmouth Hawks. The Hawks claimed another high-powered victim on Thanksgiving night, defeating No. 17 Notre Dame 70-68 in the Advocare Invitational.
Hope you'll be in front of a television on Thanksgiving, because there are plenty of new early season tournaments beginning.
Indiana needs to get back home as soon as possible.
The Miami Hurricanes are the only team in the country that already owns two wins over teams that were ranked in the preseason AP poll. They beat Utah by 24 points. They beat Butler by 10 points.
Indiana lost to Wake Forest on Monday in the Maui Invitational. The Hoosiers are no longer in the Top 25 (and one). Louisville took IU's spot.
Following its win over Duke on Tuesday in the Champions' Classic and North Carolina's loss to Northern Iowa on Saturday, Kentucky is the new No. 1 team in the Coaches Poll.
Kentucky took over as the new No. 1 team in the country after North Carolina lost to Northern Iowa over the weekend.
The Hurricanes are legitimate ACC contenders, Oregon is looking strong plus more from around the nation from CBS Sports Jon Rothstein.
North Carolina lost at Northern Iowa on Saturday afternoon. So now Kentucky is the new No. 1 in the Top 25 (and one) college basketball rankings.

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