Time for a post-Turkey edition of Stock Up, Stock Down before the majority of the ACC-Big Ten Challenge takes over our TV screens over the next two nights.
Kansas, for surviving a gutsy squad from Michigan State 61-56 on Sunday in the final game of the Orlando Classic. Perry Ellis led everyone in scoring with 17 points and 9 rebounds.
Western Michigan, who used a David Brown layup with one second showing on the clock to upend San Diego at the Wooden Legacy Tournament in Anaheim, 68-66 on Sunday night.
Gonzaga, for winning the Preseason NIT on Friday over a determined and hungry group from the host school of St. John’s (New York).
To the tournament losers.
Stay tuned for tonight’s action on ESPN and ESPN2:
Illinois at Miami (Florida)
Syracuse at Michigan
Ohio State at Louisville
Should be fun.