Fleeing violence in Sudan, TCU's Kouat Noi found a home in Australia
TCU star forward Kouat Noi fled the violence of Sudan and found comfort and peace in Australia and on the basketball court.
Aussies in Action: NBA calling for TCU's Noi?
TCU's second-leading scorer, Kouat Noi, first picked up a basketball in Newcastle, Australia, and now has dreams of playing in the NBA.
Georgia Southern rolls in 2nd half, beats Troy 76-51
Tookie Brown and Isaiah Crawley scored 16 points apiece as Georgia Southern rolled to a 76-51 victory over Troy on Friday night.
Wampler scores 29, Wright St. ties Norse for 1st in Horizon
Bill Wampler scored a career-high 29 points and Wright State rallied to beat Northern Kentucky 81-77 on Friday night and join the Norse in a first-place tie in the Horizon League.
Williams scores 14 to lift Marist over Quinnipiac 63-61
Austin Williams had 14 points off the bench to lead Marist to a 63-61 win over Quinnipiac on Friday night.
Scott scores 21 to lift Rider past Monmouth 81-72
Frederick Scott had 21 points as Rider beat Monmouth 81-72 on Friday night.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|2||Sam Houston StateSHSU||Southland||17-8||182||301||143||--|
|6||Stephen F. AustinSFA||Southland||13-10||292||312||205||--|
- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).