After one week out of the top spot, Duke has regained its position as the number-one ranked team in the land and will take to the court for the first time this evening to defend its ranking.

The Blue Devils will face the team bookending them in the polls when they battle ACC foe Miami, checking in at 25th in the AP poll. It’ll be a big conference showdown, since the Hurricanes are the lone team without a loss in league play.

Here’s a complete look at today’s sports schedule. All times Eastern.


Atlanta at Charlotte 7 p.m.

Toronto at Miami 7:30 p.m.

Detroit at Chicago 8 p.m.

Los Angeles Lakers at Memphis 8 p.m.

Denver at Houston 8 p.m.

Brooklyn at Minnesota 8 p.m.

New Orleans at San Antonio 8:30 p.m.

Washington at Utah 9 p.m.

Phoenix at Sacramento 10 p.m.

Indiana at Portland 10 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Golden State 10:30 p.m.

NCAA Men’s Basketball Top 25

(1) Duke at (25) Miami (FL) 7 p.m. (ESPN)

Penn State at (7) Indiana 7 p.m.

(8) Florida at Georgia 8 p.m.

(9) Butler at La SalleTickets 7 p.m.

(12) Minnesota at Northwestern 9 p.m.

Colorado State at (15) New Mexico 8 p.m.

Washington State at (16) Oregon 9:30 p.m.

(17) Creighton at Drake 8:05 p.m.

(20) Wichita State at Missouri State 8:05 p.m.


Toronto at Pittsburgh 7 p.m.

Boston at New York Rangers 7:30 p.m. (NBC Sports Network)

Calgary at Vancouver 10 p.m.

Columbus at Phoenix 10 p.m.