Scoreboard Watching: November 15, 2016

Bracketology Scoreboard Watching

In The Books

Villanova 79, Purdue 76: The defending national champions grind out a road win in their first test of the season, proving they're ready to defend their title.

Gonzaga 69, San Diego St. 48: The 'Zags pulled away early on this one and never looked back, cruising to quality win at home.

BYU 82, Princeton 72: The Ivy League darlings were no match for the Cougars, falling on the road.

Tipping-Off Tonight:

Duke vs Kansas: Can KU kick the jet-lag from their overnight flight from Hawaii Friday night in time to bounce back from their opening loss to Indiana?  It's a tough task against a Duke team that's looked very good in their two warm-up games to date.

Oregon at Baylor: Oregon looks to prove they're up to the hype that has them billed as a pre-season 1 seed.

Michigan St vs Kentucky: The Wildcats has been slow to start in their first two games, while Sparty must also regroup from a last second loss followed by the long trip from Hawaii.

Wisconsin at Creighton: The Badgers are Big Ten favorites, but face an early season test against.

Dayton at Alabama: The Flyers look for a quality road win.

Maryland at Georgetown: A Capital City battle as Georgetown looks to hold serve against their Big Ten neighbors.