Luka Garza scored 20 points, Jordan Bohannon made a three-point play during Iowa's closing surge, and the 10th-seeded Hawkeyes kept the Big Ten perfect in the NCAA Tournament by rallying for a 79-72 victory over No. 7 Cincinnati
The AP started ranking teams in 1949, and for the purposes of configuring the all-time rankings, it awarded one point for every week a team was ranked, and two points for every week a team was ranked No. 1.
Xavier rebounded after their double overtime loss to Auburn on Dec. 20 by beating Florida Gulf Coast 71-57 at the Cintas Center Sunday. Matt Stainbrook was one of the top performers for the Musketeers having 17 points, six rebounds, two assists and two steals.
A competitive Military Bowl changed on one play. UC quarterback Gunner Kiel was injured after being sacked in the third quarter. Kiel fumbled on the play and Virginia Tech returned it for a game changing touchdown and a 33-17 win.
Xavier University dropped to the Auburn Tigers in double overtime Saturday 88-89. Remy Abell missed a last second three point jump shot that would have sealed the victory for the Musketeers in the second overtime.
It might've been the exact statement Ohio State needed to prove to the College Football Playoff Committee it deserves the spot in the final four. OSU (12-1, 8-0) throttled Wisconsin from start to finish in a 59-0 win in the Big Ten Championship Saturday.