Top 25 College Basketball Schedule, Streams, Channels – Dec. 17-20

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Here is the Top 25 college basketball schedule for this week, including the weekend games, with several conference actions listed on what is set to be a busy fixture.

Top Ranked Teams Tip-Off In Big 12

Coverage begins on Thursday night with two games with the featured matchup coming in the Big 12, where No. 5 Kansas travels to take on No. 14 Texas Tech at 7:00 p.m. ET live on ESPN and

The Jayhawks have won six straight games heading into this fixture and will be hoping to transfer that form over to what is expected to be a challenging road conference game. The Red Raiders have won four in a row.

In the night’s other top 25 game, No. 9 Creighton meets St. John’s, also at 7:00 p.m. Fox Sports 1 and will have live coverage.

Three games involving top 25 ranked teams are listed for Friday, Dec. 18.

No. 18 San Diego State will take on BYU at the Viejas Arena with the tip-off time slated for 5:00 p.m.

Elsewhere on Friday, No. 10 Tennessee takes on the winless Tennessee Tech at 8 p.m., while No. 8 West Virginia and Iowa State clash in a Big 12 matchup at 9 p.m.

Top Ranked Gonzaga Returns vs. No. 3 Iowa

Saturday’s busy schedule tips off at Noon with No. 1 Gonzaga returning to the courts in what is expected to be an entertaining match against No. 3 Iowa.

Gonzaga has not played since beating then-No. 11 West Virginia 87-82 at the start of the month in the Jimmy V Classic.

The Hawkeyes (6-0) have been one of the most consistent teams this young season and victory here on Saturday could see them replacing the Bulldogs (3-0) at the top.

No. 2 Baylor is also in action on Saturday with No. 22 North Carolina facing Kentucky and No. 7 Villanova visits No. 17 Virginia.

Sunday’s top 25 ranked v ranked game will see No. 13 Illinois visiting No. 19 Rutgers at 1 p.m., live on ESPN2.

Complete Top 25 College Basketball Schedule

December 17, 2020

No. 5 Kansas at No. 14 Texas Tech, 7 p.m. ESPN,

No. 9 Creighton at St. John’s, 7 p.m. Fox Sports 1,

December 18, 2020

No. 18 San Diego St. vs. BYU, 5 p.m. CBSSN

No. 10 Tennessee vs. Tennessee Tech, 8 p.m. SECN+,

No. 8 West Virginia vs. Iowa State, 9 p.m. ESPNU,

No. 16 Missouri vs. Prairie View A&M, 8 p.m. – canceled

December 19, 2020

No. 1 Gonzaga vs. No. 3 Iowa, Noon.

No. 12 Wisconsin vs. No. 23 Louisville, Noon ESPN2,

No. 22 North Carolina vs. Kentucky, 2 p.m. CBS

No. 2 Baylor at Kansas State, 4 p.m. BIG12|ESPN+

No. 20 Ohio St. vs. No. UCLA, 4:15 p.m. CBS

No. 7 Villanova at. No. 17 Virginia, 8 p.m. Fox Sports 1,

No. 6 Houston at Alabama, canceled

No. 15 Florida St., vs. UCF, TBA

No. 21 Duke vs. Gardner-Webb, canceled

No. 24 Clemson at South Carolina, postponed

December 20, 2020

No. 9 Creighton at UConn, Noon Fox Sports 1,

No. 13 Illinois at No. 19 Rutgers, 1 p.m. ESPN2,

No. 4 Michigan St. at Northwestern, 7 p.m. Big Ten Network

No. 11 Texas vs. Oklahoma St., 2 p.m. Longhorn Network,

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