The coaching carousel is already in full motion and you can get the latest on all of the coaching hirings and firings here.
Lamar coach Pat Knight was fired after producing a 3-22 record featuring a 2-11 mark in the Southland conference.
Notre Dame was without Jerian Grant (and will be the entire season), but the Irish came together and knocked off Duke by two.
It was a big afternoon for Syracuse and Kentucky, which got huge wins on their home court.
Baylor's comeback, Wichita State beating BYU, Wisconsin staying hot -- and Rutgers' terrible loss. All that and more!
So let's look at the tournament through a Haiku view. Maybe this will help with your picks. Probably not. Either way, here goes.
The Blackbirds are flying to the NCAA tournament for the third straight year, and that's a record. A record for both the program and the Northeast Conference. Never before had LIU Brooklyn won three straight conference tournament titles, and never before had the NEC seen its league won in back-to-back-to-back years by the same program.
No one is too hot in the Southland, although a couple of coaches need to improve next season to feel truly safe.
We're more than a month into the taxing intra-conference slate in college hoops. With that in mind, I wanted to see which teams have made it through the first week of February with not a scratch to their name despite all the conference in-fighting.

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