Most mid-major conference tournaments are like a lottery.
A pair of Big 12 Conference programs with identical overall records meet at Hilton Coliseum on Monday night, as the Oklahoma Sooners tangle with the Iowa State Cyclones.
With their sights set on their second consecutive ACC regular-season title, the Virginia Cavaliers have made the trek north to tangle with the Syracuse Orange on Monday night.
The Baylor Bears try to break out of a three- way tie for third place in the Big 12 Conference standings as they pay a visit to the Texas Longhorns at the Frank Irwin Center on Monday night.
The fifth-ranked Wisconsin Badgers can clinch their 18th Big Ten Conference regular-season title on Sunday, but they'll need to dispose of the visiting Michigan State Spartans in order to do so.
With three games remaining in the regular season, the 25th-ranked Providence Friars will try to improve their postseason resume' as they host the Marquette Golden Eagles in a Big East Conference clash at the Dunkin' Donuts Center on Sunday afternoon.
Continuing their quest for the American Athletic Conference regular-season crown, the 21st-ranked SMU Mustangs hit the trail to tangle with the Connecticut Huskies on Sunday afternoon.
Kansas freshman Cliff Alexander was kept out of the lineup on Saturday against Texas because of an NCAA issue, the university announced.
A pair of top-20 programs from the Big 12 Conference get together at the Ferrell Center on Saturday afternoon, as the Baylor Bears host the West Virginia Mountaineers.
Having already clinched at least a share of the regular-season title in the Big East Conference, the sixth-seeded Villanova Wildcats try to leave no doubt as to the top team in the league when they tussle with the Xavier Musketeers at the Cintas Center on Saturday afternoon.
Former Duquesne University football player Chris Johnson's death last week was ruled a suicide by the Allegheny County medical examiner's office.
Team Xtreme Racing confirmed on Saturday morning that police have recovered its Sprint Cup Series race car that was stolen from a hotel parking lot in Morrow, Georgia.
The Kansas City Chiefs will reportedly use their franchise designation on NFL sack leader Justin Houston.
The Toronto Blue Jays signed veteran slugger Dayan Viciedo to a minor league contract on Sunday and will give him a chance to make the team in spring training.
The Philadelphia 76ers have waived recently acquired center JaVale McGee.
The St. Louis Blues acquired defenseman Robert Bortuzzo and a seventh-round draft pick in 2016 from the Pittsburgh Penguins for defenseman Ian Cole.