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by: Kris Gardner, United States Basketball Writers Association member. Credentialed media member since 1997. USBWA approved online journalist. Voter of Katrina McClain, Naismith, USBWA, and Wooden awards.

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3rd-ranked Houston edges Cincinnati, 75-69. Record: 20-2, 8-1 in AAC. Next: 2/2, at Wichita State, 8 p.m. on ESPN2.

1/30: Jarace Walker Repeats as AAC Freshman of the Week; Jamal Shead named to the AAc Honor Roll

3rd-ranked Houston comes-from-behind to defeat Bearcats, 75-69

1/25: 3rd-ranked Houston wins 82-71 at UCF

1/23: Jarace Walker named AAC Freshman of the Week

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Rice loses 70-52 to UAB at home. Record: 15-6, 6-4 in C-USA. Next: 2/2 at La Tech, 6 p.m on ESPN+

1/28: Final - Rice 52, vs UAB 70

1/26: Postgame comments from Head Coach Scott Pera after the Owls' win over Charlotte

1/26: Final - Rice 65-63 over Charlotte

Max Fiedler named C-USA Player of the Week

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HCU loses by 1, 77-76 at Texas A&M Commerce. Record: 7-15, 4-5 in Southland. Next: 2/2, vs Northwestern State, 8 p.m. on ESPN+

1/28: Final - HCU 76, at Texas A&M Commerce 76

1/26: Final HCU 63, at Northwestern State 82

1/21: Final - HCU 90, vs Texas A&M - Corpus Christ 78

1/19: Final - Huskies 78, vs Incarnate Word 89

Panthers win in double-OT at Texas Southern, 89-74. Record: 8-14, 4-5 in the SWAC. Next: 2/4, vs Bethune-Cookman, 5:30 p.m.

1/28: Final - Panthers 89, at Texas Southern 74 in 2OT

1/23: Final - PV 59, at Alabama A&M 67

1/21: Final - Prairie View 55, at Alabama State 56

1/16: Final, in OT - Prairie View 68, vs Alcorn State 77

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TSU loses in double-OT to Prairie View A&M 89-74. Record: 7-15, 3-6 in the SWAC. Next: 2/4, vs Florida A&M, 5:30 p.m. on YouTube

1/28: Final - Texas Southern 74, vs Prairie View A&M 89 in 2OT

1/23: Final - TSU 71, at Alabama State 65

1/21: Final - Texas Southern 70, at Alabama A&M 59.

1/14: Final, in OT: TSU 74, vs Alcorn State 79


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1/30: Memphis' Kendric Davis, Temple's Khalif Battle, Houston's Jarace Walker Earn Weekly Honors for week ending January 29

1/23: Memphis' DeAndre Williams, Houston's Jarace Walker Earn Weekly Honors for week ending January 22

1/16: Memphis' Kendric Davis, Tulane's Jaylen Forbes, UCF's Taylor Hendricks Earn Weekly Honors for week ending January 15

1/9: Tulane's Jaylen Forbes, Houston's Jarace Walker Earn Weekly Honors for week ending January 8


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1/30: Baylor's LJ Cryer, West Virginia's Erik Stevenson Receive Big 12 Men’s Basketball Accolades Earn Men's Basketball Awards

1/23: OSU's Avery Anderson III, K-State' Keyontae Johnson Secure Big 12 Men's Basketball Awards

1/16: KU's KJ Adams, UT's SirJabari Rice Claim Big 12 Men’s Basketball Honors

1/9: K-State's Markquis Nowell and Keyontae Johnson Sweep Big 12 Men's Basketball Awards


Conference USA men's hoops

1/30: UAB's KJ Buffen and FIU's Arturo Dean earned Conference USA Men's Basketball weekly honors

1/23: Rice's Max Fiedler and FIU's Dashon Gittens earned Conference USA Men's Basketball weekly honors

1/16: WKU's Dayvion McKnight and FIU's Arturo Dean earned Conference USA Men's Basketball weekly honors


SWAC men's hoops

1/31: Bethune-Cookman's Dhashon Dyson SWAC Player of the Week; Bethune-Cookman's Marcus Garrett SWAC Impact Player of the Week

1/27: Arkansas Pine Bluff's Shaun Doss, Jr SWAC Player of the Week; Texas Southern's Davon Barnes SWAC Impact Player of the Week

1/17: Southern's Brion Whitley SWAC Player of the Week; Alcorn State's Dominic Brewton SWAC Impact Player of the Week

1/10: Alcorn State's Keondre Montgomery SWAC Player of the Week; Southern’s Tyrone Lyons SWAC Impact Player of the Week


NCAA

1/30: John R. Wooden Award Announces 2022-23 Men's Late Season Top 20 Watch List

1/30: Tennessee leapfrogs Alabama to join Purdue atop Power 36 college basketball rankings

1/27: Southern Cal men's basketball rallies to upset No. 8 UCLA, 77-64

1/23: Kansas State, Tennessee lead major shakeup of the Power 36 college basketball rankings

1/22: Temple men's basketball upsets No. 1 Houston


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Houston trounces Tulane, 82-36. Record: 8-13, 5-3 in AAC. Next: 2/1 at Memphis, 7 p.m. on ESPN+.

1/29: Final - Houston 82, vs Tulane 36

1/25: Final - Coogs 63, at Cincinnati 39

1/21: Final - Houston 50, at SMU 53

1/18: Final - UH 56, vs South Florida 58

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Rice wins 67-57 at UAB. Record: 14-5, 5-5 in C-USA. Next: 2/2, vs La Tech, 7 p.m. on ESPN+

1/28: Final - Rice 67, at UAB 57

1/26: Final - Rice 61, at Charlotte 66

1/19: Final - Rice 81, vs North Texas 74

1/16: Rice hangs on to edge UTSA 78-76

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HCU loses 73-65 at Texas A&M Commerce. Record: 8-12, 3-6 in SLC. Next: 2/2 vs Northwestern State, 5 p.m. on ESPN+

1/28: Final - HCU 65, at Texas A&M Commerce 73

1/26: Huskies 48, at Northwestern State 59

1/21: Final - HCU 42, vs Texas A&M Corpus Christi 57

1/19: Final - Houston Christian 71, vs Incarntate Word 52

PV tops Texas Southen, 60-54. Record: 9-11, 6-3 in the SWAC. Next: 2/4, vs Bethune-Cookman, 3 p.m.

1/28: Final - PV 60, at Texas Southern 54

1/23: Final - PV 55, at Alabama A&M 66

1/21: Final, in OT - PV 74, at Alabama State 77

1/16: Final - PV 56, vs Southern 55

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TSU loses at home to Prairie View, 60-54. Record: 1-19, 1-8 in the SWAC. Next: 2/4, vs Florida A&M, 3 p.m. on YouTube.

1/28: Final - TSU 54, vs Prairie View A&M 60

1/23: Final - Texas Southern 73, at Alabama State 81

1/21: Final, in OT - TSU 69, at Alabama A&M 72

1/16: Final - TSU 58, vs Jackson State 87


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1/30: South Florida's Dulcy Fankam Mendjiadeu, South Florida's Daniela Gonzalez Claim Weekly Women's Basketball Honors

1/23: South Florida's Dulcy Fankam Mendjiadeu, East Carolina's Amiya Joyner Claim Weekly Women's Basketball Honors

1/16: East Carolina's Denae McNeal, SMU's Ella Brow Earn Women's Basketball Weekly Honors

1/9: East Carolina Sweeps Women's Basketball Weekly Honors


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1/30: Iowa State's Ashley Joens, Baylor's Darianna Littlepage-Buggs Honored With Big 12 WBB Weekly Awards Earn Big 12 WBB Weekly Honors

1/23: OU's Madi Williams, Baylor's Darianna Littlepage-Buggs Honored With Big 12 WBB Weekly Awards Earn Big 12 WBB Weekly Honors

1/16: OSU's Naomie Alnatas, Texas Tech's BreAmber Scott & Jasmine Shavers Tabbed For Big 12 WBB Weekly Honors

1/9: Baylor's Sarah Andrews and Darianna Littlepage-Buggs Capture Big 12 Weekly Accolades


Conference USA women's hoops

1/30: North Texas' Quincy Noble and WKU's Acacia Hayes earned Conference USA Women's Basketball weekly honors

1/23: Middle Tennessee's Savannah Wheeler and Florida Atlantic's Aniya Hubbard earned Conference USA Women's Basketball weekly honors

1/16: Louisiana Tech’s Keiunna Walker and WKU’s Acacia Hayes earned Conference USA Women's Basketball weekly honors


SWAC women's hoops

1/31: Florida A&M's Ahriahna Grizzle SWAC Player of the Week; Florida A&M's Mide Oriyomi SWAC Impact Player of the Week

1/24: Texas Southern's Andriana Avent SWAC Player of the Week; Alabama State’s Ayana Emmanuel SWAC Impact Player of the Week

1/17: Texas Southern's Andriana Avent SWAC Player of the Week; Florida A&M's Dylan Horton SWAC Impact Player of the Week

1/10: Texas Southern’s Micah Gray SWAC Player of the Week; Alcorn State’s Destiny Brown SWAC Impact Player of the Week


NCAA

1/31: Basketball Hall of Fame and WBCA Announce Top 10 Candidates for the 2023 Ann Meyers Drysdale Award

1/30: John R. Wooden Award Announces 2022-23 Women's Late Season Top 20 Watch List

1/30: Basketball Hall of Fame and WBCA Announce Top 10 Candidates for the 2023 Nancy Lieberman Award

1/30: Iowa's big week scrambles Power 10 women's college basketball rankings

1/28: No. 25 Colorado's clutch three seals victory over No. 8 UCLA women's basketball in OT


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