ESPN Insider Jay Bilas has Week 6 of the Bilas Index, and the Kentucky Wildcats pass Syracuse to take the No. 1 spot. Florida State has the biggest rise, while Marshall has the biggest fall.
Losses to the top-ranked and No. 2 teams in the nation cost the Blue Devils and Tar Heels each only one spot in this week's ESPN/USA Today Coaches' Poll, as they fell to No. 5 and No. 6 in the rankings released Monday.
North Carolina forward Ed Davis will miss at least six weeks with a broken bone in his left wrist.
Michael Beasley he is not. But Samardo Samuels should be an integral part of a Final Four caliber team during his freshman season at Louisville, writes Brendan Murphy.
North Carolina sophomore Alex Stepheson will rejoin the team Monday after missing nearly a week because of a family illness.
UCLA climbed to No. 1 in this week's ESPN/USA Today coaches' poll.
Basketball fans will get the matchup they wanted – No. 1 Illinois vs. No. 2 North Carolina.
North Carolina forward David Noel tore ligaments in his right thumb and is expected to be out six to eight weeks.