CHICAGO (AP) Daniel Barnes scored a career-high 30 points against his former team as Illinois-Chicago defeated Eastern Michigan 74-48 Saturday.
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) Derek Thompson scored eight points and Eastern Michigan held off Purdue 47-44 on Saturday afternoon.
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) So much for catching the Mid-American Conference West division champions napping.
For the first time since 2010, Northern Illinois has cracked the Top 25 Rankings in both the Associated Press (24) and USA Today Coaches' Poll (23).
The college basketball season is about to kick off this fall and Comcast SportsNet will air more than 70 games throughout the year, including almost 60 men's basketball contests.