MIAMI, FL, Sporting Alert – Live TV schedule and streaming networks for the NCAA men’s college basketball games involving AP Top 25 ranked teams on Wednesday night.
Wednesday evening’s schedule has five games that are in the AP latest rankings, including undefeated No. 2 UCLA and fellow 100 percent team this season, No. 4 Baylor.
At 10:30 pm ET at the Pauley Pavilion in California, second-ranked UCLA will seek to extend its 10-game win streak on the term against UC Santa Barbara, live on the Pac-12 Network.
The Bruins (10-0), behind freshmen T.J. Leaf, who scored 21 points and Lonzo Ball, who added 19, easily knocked off Michigan 102-84 on Saturday to stay undefeated this season.
Senior guard Isaac Hamilton enters this game leading UCLA in scoring with 17.7 points per contest, with five other players also averaging double-figures in scoring.
Leaf is putting out 17.6 points and 9.3 rebounds, Bryce Alford is scoring 15.6 and Ball is contributing 15.0 points, 5.2 rebounds and 8.8 assists this season.
UCLA is a 30 point favourite to win against UC Santa Barbara, who have won just once this term.
The Gauchos defeated DII team Sonoma State 75-51 last Thursday night for their first win on the year, but are coming off a 77-68 defeat against San Diego on Sunday night.
Baylor Bears Seek Another Win
At the Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas, Baylor will aim to win its ninth straight game this season against Southern, starting at 7:00 pm ET.
The Bears (8-0), who have been inactive for since outlasting then-No. 7 Xavier on Dec 3, have managed to navigate through a difficult start to the new campaign and picked up four wins over ranked teams during that duration.
Southern (4-5) is coming off an 86-50 win over Ecclesia College on Sunday with Shawn Prudhomme, who is averaging 18.8 points per game – scoring 17 points on 6-for-11 shooting against the Royals.
The Jaguars were predicted to finish third in the Southwestern Athletic Conference.
They are 1-4 away from home this season.
Meanwhile, junior forward Johnathan Motley leads Baylor this term with 16.3 points and 8.1 rebounds per game, while Manu Lecomte is scoring 13.9 points and dishing out 5.3 assists through eight games.
Al Freeman is the other Bears player scoring in double-digit this season with 11.6 points per battle.
In another AP Top 25 game, No. 14 Wisconsin (9-2) will aim to stay undefeated at home this season when it host Green Bay at Kohl Center in Madison.
The Badgers have won six games without a defeat at home this period and five straight overall since losing to then-No. 4 North Carolina.
In other AP Top 25 games on the schedule on Wednesday night, No. 20 Saint Mary’s take on Western Kentucky at McKeon Pavilion and No. 19 Arizona meet Grand Canyon at McKale Center.
AP Top 25 Ranked College Basketball Schedule
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Southern at No. 4 Baylor 7:00 PM ESPNU, WatchESPN
Green Bay at No. 14 Wisconsin 9:00 PM BTN
Western Kentucky at No. 20 Saint Mary’s 10:00 PM
UC Santa Barbara at No. 2 UCLA 10:30 PM PAC12
Grand Canyon at No. 19 Arizona 11:00 PM ESPNU, WatchESPN
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