Mid-Major Rankings for the Week of Nov. 30--The Catch and Shoot
3. Valparaiso (6-2). Last week: 2
18. Oakland (3-2). Last week: 152
Michigan State's supporting cast shows it can carry the load--The Dagger
Forbes, a sharpshooter with deep range, had only attempted a total of 13 shots in Michigan State's past three games. He had 12 shots alone on Sunday and scored 18 points, a product of him being more precise and aggressive on his off-ball cuts and Izzo making a greater effort to design plays to get him shots.
"Tonight he was more aggressive and we did a better job of running some things for him," Izzo said. "It was a combination that worked well."
Sunday's basketball: Detroit women pick up 1st win--The Detroit News
Observations: Syracuse winning by letting it fly from long distance--Eye On College Basketball
This and That
• Oakland 's Greg Kampe has an absolute gem in 5-9 point guard Kahlil Felder. The crafty floor general has scored 20 or more points and dished out 10 or more assists in each of the Golden Grizzlies' five games so far this season. Felder is currently averaging 24.3 points, 11.0 assists, 4.8 rebounds, and 1.8 steals per game.
Illinois Rankings for the Week of Nov. 30--The Catch and Shoot
10. UIC (1-3). Last week: 10Chicago Weekly Awards, Nov. 30--The Catch and Shoot
UIC remains winless against Division I competition after getting blown out at Drake over the weekend. The Flames return home Wednesday to face DePaul.
Freshman of the WeekRoots get deeper in Mullins family coaching tree--Daily Herald
Dikembe Dixson, UIC
Dixson gets his second award in as many weeks after averaging 9.0 points and 10.5 rebounds in UIC’s two games last week. The 6-foot-7 forward has continued to struggle from the field at 32.5 percent on the year, but he has been the Flames’ second-leading scorer with 10.5 points per contest.
Defense leads Green Bay to victory over Akron--Phear The Phoenix
Rob Jeter To Appear On Bill Michaels Show Tuesday Morning--uwmpanthers.com
Mid-Major Madness Power 15: Wichita State Plummets--Mid-Major Madness
t-4. George Washington Colonials (6-1) 6Norse men travel to North Carolina A&T; NKU women rally late to knock off Robert Morris--Northern Kentucky Tribune
t-4. Valparaiso Crusaders (6-2) 3
Men win again, top Niagara--Mahoning Valley Tribune Chronicle
Family a key part of Slocum’s career--Mahoning Valley Tribune Chronicle
Men's Basketball Hosts Robert Morris Wednesday Night--ysusports.com
Wright State's Demmings and Vogelpohl Tab Weekly Accolades--Horizon League Network