The Coaches poll for this week is about as perfect an illustration of the chaos we've seen at the top end of college basketball this season as is possible. Villanova is your new No. 1 team in the country, garnering only 11 of the possible 32 first-place votes in the poll.
Gary Parrish is joined by Matt Norlander and Sam Vecenie for this episode of the Eye on College Basketball podcast. They discuss the tragedy that Colorado State's Emmanuel Omogbo is dealing with, Michigan State's struggles, Gonzaga's at-large resume, Texas A&M's rise to the top of the SEC, the amazing job Arizona's Sean Miller is doing, and the case for Oklahoma to remain No. 1 in the AP poll with a win at Baylor this weekend.
Since Randy Bennett took over at Saint Mary's back in 2001, his school's yearly matchups with Gonzaga have been among the best rivalries not only in the West Coast Conference, but on the entire west coast. Late Tuesday night, the two teams delivered yet another masterpiece.
The Wooden Award has released its Midseason Top-25 List for the 2015-16 season, and largely it features many of the names that you would expect, including Buddy Hield, Kris Dunn, Ben Simmons and Denzel Valentine.
College football has finally ended, which means it's time for fans of amateur sports to turn their attention to basketball. And given that there are plenty of fans who tend not to fully tune into college hoops until football ends, that means it's the perfect time to give you an update on where the game stands midway through the season. That's where the CBS Sports Top-100 (and One) comes in.