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Top-ranked Houston 100-52 over Norfolk State. Record: 7-0. Next: 12/3, No. 1 Houston - St. Mary's, 8:30 p.m. on ESPN2

11/29: Final: Top-ranked Houston 100, Norfolk State 52.

11/29: See Coach Sampson discuss Norfolk State

11/28: Watch Coach Kelvin Sampson comments on the health of the team and being ranked number 1

11/26: Final 2nd-ranked Houston 49-44 over Kent State

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Rice holds off Prairie View 70-62. Record: 5-2. Next: 12/4, at Texas State, 2 p.m. on ESPN+.

11/30: Final: Rice 70, Prairie View 62.

11/28: Mekhi Mason Named C-USA Freshman of the Week

11/21: Rice 76-67 over HCU in Darius Lee Memorial Classic

11/19: Final: Rice 96-88 over Western Michigan in Rice Owl Invitational

HCU Huskies' men's basketball

HCU loses at home to Denver 93-83. Record: 1-7. Next: 12/4, vs Southwest Adventist, 2 p.m. on ESPN+

12/1: Huskies Falter Late, Fall to Denver 93-83

11/26: Final: HCU 69, at Missouri 105

11/21: HCU 67, at Rice 76 in Darius Lee Memorial Classic

11/19: Final: HCU 77, vs Georgia Southern 84 in Rice Owl Invitational

Panthers lose 70-62 at Rice. Record: 4-4. Next: 12/11 at Northwestern, 1 p.m. on Big Ten Network

11/30: Final: Prairie View 62, at Rice 70

11/27: Final: Prairie View 53, at Oklahoma State 78

11/25: Final: Panthers 67, at Arkansas State 59

11/22: Final: PV 75, at UTSA 82

Texas Southern University

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TSU loses 87-55 at Kansas. Record: 1-7. Next: 12/11, vs North American, TBD

11/28: Final: TSU 55, at Kansas 87

Final: Texas Southern 63, at Samford 78.

11/18: Final: TSU 56, at 13th-ranked Auburn 72

11/16: Watch Coach Johnny Jones' comments about Zytarious Mortle


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11/28: Houston Ranked No. 1 in AP Top 25 and USA Today Coaches Poll

11/28: Memphis' Kendric Davis, UCF's Taylor Hendricks Earn Weekly Honors for week ending November 27

11/21: Houston's Marcus Sasser, UCF's Taylor Hendricks Earn Weekly Honors for week ending November 20

11/14: Cincinnati's David DeJulius, Houston's Jarace Walker Earn Weekly Honors for week ending November 13


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11/29: Big 12 - Big East Battle

11/28: K-State's Markquis Nowell, ISU's Jaren Holmes Capture Men's Basketball Honors

11/21: BU's LJ Cryer, KU's Gradey Dick Earn Men's Basketball Honors

11/14: Baylor's Adam Flagler, K-State's Keyontae Johnson Capture Men’s Basketball Awards


Conference USA men's hoops

11/28: UAB's Jordan “Jelly” Walker and Rice's Mekhi Mason earned Conference USA Men's Basketball weekly honors

11/21: Florida Atlantic's Alijah Martin and FIU's Dashon Gittens earned Conference USA Men's Basketball weekly honors

11/14: WKU's Luke Frampton and LA Tech's Jordan Crawford earned the first Conference USA Men's Basketball weekly honors


SWAC men's hoops

11/22: Missippi Valley State's Terry Collins SWAC Player of the Week; UAPB's Shaun Doss Jr. SWAC Impact Player of the Week

11/15: Texas Southern's PJ Henry SWAC Player of the Week; Southern's Bryson Etienne SWAC Impact Player of the Week

10/21: SWAC Announces Men's and Women's Basketball HBCU GO Schedules

10/20: SWAC Announces Men's Basketball ESPN Schedule


NCAA

11/28: Purdue, Arizona soar to the top of the Power 36 college basketball rankings

11/22: Division I Men's Basketball Committee selects future Final Four sites

11/21: Texas, Michigan State and Virginia leap into the top 10 of the Power 36 college basketball rankings

11/21: The good, bad and everything in between from the men's basketball season, so far

11/21: 2022 Maui Invitational: Bracket, schedule, scores


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Houston loses close one to UTA, 67-64. Record: 1-6. Next: 12/4 at Kansas State 1 p.m. on ESPN+

12/1: Final: UH 64, vs UTA 67

11/27: Final: Houston 73, Florida 77 in OT

11/24: Final: Houston 60, Portland 66 in St. Pete Showcase

11/19: Watch Coach Hughey's postgame media session after OT loss to Florida State

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Owls defeat TCU 68-58. Record: 7-0. Next: 12/10, vs Houston, 2 p.m. on ESPN+

12/2: Final: Rice 68-58 over TCU

11/26: Final: Owls 66-58 winners at Texas A&M

11/23: Final: Rice 76-49 over Texas Southern

11/18: Final: Rice 88, at Pepperdine 79

HCU Huskies' women's basketball

Huskies lose to UTRGV, 68-51. Record: 3-3. Next: 12/4 at Baylor, 2 p.m. on ESPN+

12/1: Houston Christian 51, vs UTRGV 68

11/26: Kennedy Wilson's Huge Second Half Leads HCU to Win Over Yale

11/25: Final: Huskies 63-58 win at Denver

11/16: HCU 47, at no. 15 LSU 101

PV routs Jarvis Christian, 100-66. Record: 3-3. Next: 11/30, at Florida, 4:30 p.m.

11/21: Final: PV 100-66 over Jarvis Christian

11/19: Final: PV 59, at Washington State 100

11/16: Final: PV 63, vs Lamar 66 in OT

Final: PV 61, at Washington State 89

Texas Southern University

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TSU loses 93-47 at Ole Miss. Record: 0-7. Next: 12/11, at Florida State, 1 p.m. on ACCNX

11/28: Final TSU 47, at Ole Miss 93

11/23: Final: TSU 49, vs Rice 76

11/20: Final: TSU 54, at Texas A&M 67

11/16: TSU 65, at UTEP 80.


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11/28: Wichita State's Asinde, South Florida's Brito Claim Weekly Women's Basketball Honors

11/21: South Florida's Tsineke, Brito Earn Women's Basketball Honors

11/14: South Florida Sweeps First Women's Basketball Weekly Honors

10/12: Pac-12's Lisa Peterson named chair of DI Women's Basketball Committee


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11/28: ISU's Stephanie Soares, TTU's Jasmine Shavers Earn Big 12 WBB Weekly Honors

11/21: ISU's Ashley Joens, TTU's Bailey Maupin Tabbed For Big 12 Weekly Awards

11/14: K-State's Gabby Gregory, Baylor's Bella Fontleroy Secure Big 12 WBB Weekly Honors

11/8: Big 12 Conference Teams up with Oak View Group’s Prevent Advisors to Enhance Student-Athlete Safety and Fan Experience Across the Conference


Conference USA women's hoops

11/28: UTSA's Jordyn Jenkins and UAB's Denim DeShields earned Conference USA Women's Basketball weekly honors

11/21: North Texas’ Quincy Noble and UTEP’s Soleil Montrose earned Conference USA Women’s Basketball weekly honors

11/14: Charlotte’s Dazia Lawrence and Keanna Rembert sweep the first Conference USA Women’s Basketball weekly honors


SWAC women's hoops

11/22: Texas Southern's Micah Gray SWAC Player of the Week; Jackson State's Daja Woodard SWAC Impact Player of the Week

11/15: Prairie View's Diana Rosenthal SWAC Player of the Week; UAPB's Maori Davenport SWAC Impact Player of the Week

10/21: SWAC Announces Men's and Women's Basketball HBCU GO Schedules

10/20: SWAC Announces Additions to Advisory Board


NCAA

11/28: North Carolina debuts in the Power 10 women's college basketball rankings

11/21: Ohio State, Indiana and LSU jump into the Power 10 women's college basketball rankings

11/21: South Carolina outlasts Stanford women's basketball in OT of top-2 showdown

11/21: NCAA Women’s Final Four host cities for 2027-31 announced; Columbus, Dallas, Indianapolis, Portland and San Antonio selected

11/16: Mara Braun's buzzer-beating performance leads this week's Starting Five in women's basketball


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