Finally, there is some stability at the top of the coaches' poll. North Carolina remained the No. 1 team in the country this week, following a stretch of five straight weeks where the No. 1 position changed hands.
We had a rare thing happen on Saturday: The predominant frontrunner for national player of the year (Buddy Hield) faced off against the predominant frontrunner for national freshman of the year (Ben Simmons).