Another day brings about another opportunity for a Pac-12 team to strike a blow for the conference, with Arizona (6-2) traveling across the country to take on #12 Florida (5-2). Sean Miller's team left an important piece of "cargo" back in Tucson as well, as freshman guard Josiah Turner was suspended for reportedly missing practice.
After wins over Belmont and Presbyterian moved Mike Krzyzewski into a tie with Bob Knight for the most wins in college basketball history, many at Madison Square Garden were hoping that the Duke head coach would become the record-holder with a win over Michigan State on Tuesday night. But while some went as far as to almost assume the game to be a coronation of sorts, Tom Izzo's Spartans refused to back down.
America East: James Kennedy (Boston University)
Overall Rank: #117
Weber State Wildcats
Big Sky (20-10, 13-3)
Overall Rank: #106
Conference Rank: #1 Big Sky Conference
Rob Carpentier's "Seven Day Stretch" is a whirlwind tour around every corner of college basketball nation: