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Happy birthday, Coach K!

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski turns 69 today, and his team takes on No. 7 Virginia at 4:30 p.m. ET on ESPN.

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Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Who needs Calipari when you have Kenny Payne? Just kidding, Big Blue Nation! On a serious note, Tyler Ulis has played as well over past month as anyone in the country. Yes, that includes Buddy Hield.

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Kenny Payne on Calipari ejection: "Well, it's been a tough situation without Cal out here."

Calipari thrown out in under 3 minutes

With just 2:26 gone in the game against South Carolina, John Calipari got two technical fouls and has been ejected. Game is live on ESPN.

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Hustle leads to flow for Wildcats

An offensive rebound led to a nifty alley-oop play for Kentucky. Game is live on ESPN.

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Zach Brown forces shot clock violation

Northern Iowa G Wes Washpun could not get past Browns defensive pressure. Wichita State trails by three against Northern Iowa on ESPN2.

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Murray does it all himself

Jamal Murray got the steal, saw the clear path to the basket and got the dunk. No. 22 Kentucky has the lead against South Carolina on ESPN.

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Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Tyler Ulis has to be an emotional leader for Kentucky right now. Can't let the Wildcats lose their composure on the road without their head coach.

Watch: No. 22 Kentucky at South Carolina

The Wildcats are 4-6 on the road this season (and undefeated at home). The Gamecocks are 1-3 at home vs. ranked opponents under Frank Martin, with the lone win coming against Kentucky on March 1, 2014. Live on ESPN/Watch ESPN

Watch: Northern Iowa at No. 25 Wichita St.

Wichita State is looking to end Northern Iowa's five-game win streak. The Panthers are 2-0 against ranked teams this season. The Shockers are 43-0 at home, the longest active home-win streak in the nation. LIve on ESPN2, WatchESPN

Georgetown at No. 20 Providence

The Friars defeated the Hoyas 73-69 on Jan. 30 and are looking to make that two in a row. The Hoyas won 2 of their last 3 games against ranked opponents on the road. Providence and Georgetown have met 67 times in school history. Follow live

Watch: TCU at No. 10 West Virginia

The two meet for a second time this season as West Virginia leads the country in steals and forced turnovers and is ranked second in offensive rebounds per game. TCU is 1-31 in Big 12 road games since joining the conference. Live on ESPNU, WatchESPN

Dana O'Neil ESPN Senior Writer 

Great day of college hoops on tap today. Excited to see Kansas-Oklahoma, the Sequel. I was at Sooners practice yesterday. Pretty good turnout of fans to watch (Lon Kruger always has open practices, by the way). Looking forward to a great atmosphere in Norman.

Medcalf: Time for Ben Simmons to rise up

Myron Medcalf said this is the time in the season where Simmons needs to live up to the hype and lead LSU to the NCAA tournament.

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Chad Fords Big Board 5.0

The current top 30, based on Fords intel from NBA teams and scouts, features five seniors, one new lottery pick -- and Ben Simmons. 5.0 (Insider)

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Scoochie Smith sinks circus shot

It was good for the lay in and one.

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Monmouth caps wild comeback with 3

Monmouth finished a 17-2 run with a 3-pointer with three seconds left to take a one-point lead that would hold up for a stunning win over Rider.

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Walton's 'chimes of freedom' aren't far away

Bill Walton joked that TSA wouldn't let him bring his glockenspiel from last night's game in Berkeley. Luckily, one of the members of Arizona's band has one handy.

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No. 17 Arizona outlasts UCLA

Allonzo Trier scored 18 points and Kaleb Tarczewski added nine points and 14 boards as No. 17 Arizona defeated UCLA 81-75. Isaac Hamilton had a game-high 24 points for the Bruins in the loss. Box score

Arizona State knocks off No. 23 USC

USC's Nikola Jovanovic finished with 25 points and 15 rebounds but it wasn't enough as Tra Holder's 20 points helped guide the Sun Devils to a 74-67 win over the 23rd-ranked Trojans.

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No. 23 USC falls on the road to ASU

It was all Sun Devils down the stretch, as Arizona State turned away No. 23 USC 74-67. Tra Holder banked this 3 to finish the job.

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Arizona fired up, still down to UCLA

The home crowd threw up the 'Z' to show 7-foot Wildcats center Kaleb Tarczewski some love, but No. 17 Arizona is struggling to keep pace with UCLA in the first half. Catch the Pac-12 action live on ESPN and WatchESPN.

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