MIAMI, FL — It’s a big night for college basketball fans, with several ranked teams facing off against each other and some exciting conference matchups are also on the schedule. Here’s a preview of what to expect:
No. 4 UConn will hit the road to take on Providence at 8:30 p.m. EST on Fox Sports 1 USA. This is a expected to be thrilling Big East Conference matchup, with the Huskies (14-1) looking to bounce back from the defeat to Xavier last time out and the Friars (12-3) hoping to prolong their 4-0 conference start and pull off the upset. Read more: Can Providence’s 7-game win streak continue vs No. 4 UConn?
In the ACC tonight, No. 12 Miami (13-1, 4-0 ACC) will also be on the road, taking on Georgia Tech at 7 p.m. EST on ESPN+. Also in ACC play, No. 16 Duke will travel to NC State. The Blue Devils will be looking to build on the win of Florida State last time out, while the Wolfpack (11-4) will be hoping to bounce back from the loss to Clemson last month. Read Also: How to watch it? – NC State welcomes No. 16 Duke
No. 13 Arkansas will face off against No. 20 Missouri in an SEC showdown at 8:30 p.m. EST on SECN. Both teams are hoping to make a push up the conference standings, and this will be a key game in determining who emerges as a contender. Read more: Early SEC showdown pits No. 13 Arkansas vs. No. 20 Missouri
In the other ranked v ranked meetings tonight, No. 17 TCU will take on No. 19 Baylor in a highly-anticipated Big 12 matchup at 9 p.m. EST on ESPN2. Both teams are ranked in the top 20 and will be looking for a key conference win.
Meanwhile, No. 22 Auburn is on the road to face Georgia at 6:30 p.m. EST on SECN, No. 23 College of Charleston will face off against NC A&T at 5 p.m. EST on CBSSN and No. 25 Iowa State will hit the road to take on Oklahoma at 7 p.m. EST on ESPN2. Read more: No. 22 Auburn faces off against Georgia: Who will emerge victorious?
The Cyclones will be looking to maintain their spot in the top 25, while the Sooners will be hoping to pull off the upset and make a statement in conference play.
AP TOP 25 BASKETBALL SCHEDULE TONIGHT
All Times EST
No. 4 UConn at Providence, 8:30 p.m. FS1
No. 12 Miami at Georgia Tech, 7 p.m. ESPN+
No. 13 Arkansas vs. No. 20 Missouri, 8:30 p.m. SECN
No. 16 Duke at NC State, 7 p.m. ACCN
No. 17 TCU at No. 19 Baylor, 9 p.m. ESPN2
No. 22 Auburn at Georgia, 6:30 p.m. SECN
No. 23 College of Charleston at NC A&T, 5 p.m. CBSSN
No. 25 Iowa St. at Oklahoma, 7 p.m. ESPN2