John Gasaway of Basketball Prospectus analyzes the top coaches of the past five years in college basketball's six major conferences on a per-possession basis. Bo Ryan and Mike Krzyzewski compare very well, but they can't touch Bill Self.
MSU looks good as a top-five team, cruising through its Big Ten schedule. Tom Izzo always does well in March, so what could go wrong? Well, Kalin Lucas and his turnover troubles come to mind.
Michael Flowers scored 15 points to lead No. 2 Wisconsin to its 14th consecutive victory, 69-64 over Purdue on Wednesday night.