Indiana's Tom Crean entered this season on every Hot Seat list published on the internet, then dropped two of his opening six games -- first to a Wake Forest team that's currently 14th in the ACC standings, then to a UNLV team that was so bad its coach was subsequently fired. And yet, somehow, Indiana just won the outright Big Ten title.
Ohio State has surprisingly played its way onto the bubble over the course of the new year after an ugly non-conference slate. It just got a little bit tougher for them to take that last step over the hump, though.
Gary Parrish is joined by Matt Norlander and Sam Vecenie for this episode of the Eye on College Basketball podcast. They discuss the technical foul at the end of the Kentucky-Texas A&M game, Kansas' lead in the Big 12, Ben Simmons' academic issue and much more.