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2020 Schedule
1-1, 1st in Big Ten
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Kentucky, Duke take over top 2 spots in AP poll

With wins last week in the Champions Classic, Kentucky and Duke have moved up to the top two spots in the latest AP poll. Michigan State, Louisville and Kansas round out the top five.

Winston tallies 17 points and 11 assists in 1st game after brother's death (1:42)
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Winston feeds Tillman for alley-oop dunk (0:16)
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Winston scores 1st basket since brother's death (0:19)
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Michigan State holds moment of silence for Winston's brother (0:48)
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Courtside: Greenberg and Dakich recap the Champions Classic and chat with Chris Beard

Dan Dakich and Seth Greenberg tip off the podcast by discussing the Champions Classic, Cole Anthony dropping 34 in his first game and Virginia holding Syracuse to its fewest points since 1945. Next, the guys are joined by Texas Tech head coach Chris Beard (10:46) to talk about how he doesn't plan on rewatching the title game until he wins the whole thing, what's changed with recruiting after last year's success, the concept of "coaching through tape," his love of Whataburger and the origins of the Fireside Chat. Later, Seth and Dan touch on Andrew Jones dropping 20 for Texas in his first game back after being diagnosed with leukemia, the championship probability of the four Champions Classic teams (33:44) and Baylor-Washington in the Armed Forces Classic.

Maxey leads Kentucky past Michigan State (2:08)
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No. 2 UK topples No. 1 Michigan State at MSG (2:30)
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Maxey leads No. 2 Kentucky past No. 1 Michigan State 69-62

Tyrese Maxey, Kentucky's latest freshman star, scored 26 points and the second-ranked Wildcats opened the season with a 69-62 victory against No. 1 Michigan State on Tuesday night in the Champions Classic at Madison Square Garden.

Winston gets acrobatic and-1 to go in (0:32)
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Winston sets up Bingham for the jam (0:32)
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Winston stops on a dime for 3-pointer (0:26)
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KD and Wall in attendance for Championship Classic (0:32)
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MSU's Winston highlights Wooden preseason list

Reigning Big Ten Player of the Year Cassius Winston is among the 50 preseason candidates -- as are 10 freshman players -- for the Wooden Award, given annually to the country's most outstanding player.

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ESPN college basketball staff

The past 10 years of preseason No. 1s have failed to win the national title. Here's why Michigan State might break the streak (or continue it).

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ESPN college basketball staff

The past 10 years of preseason No. 1s have failed to win the national title. Here's why Michigan State might break the streak (or continue it).

Team Stats

Points Per Game81.0Tied-94th
Rebounds Per Game39.0Tied-149th
Assists Per Game19.5Tied-18th
Points Allowed58.0Tied-48th

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Tournament History

Final Fours9
Tournament Record64-30
Championship Seasons1979, 2000
Tournament Appearances31