- John Gasaway at Basketball Prospectus takes a quick look at the Big Ten contenders, as well as the other conferences.
- This was written before Michigan's game at Purdue, but Maize-n-Brew takes a hard look at the statistical reality of the Wolverine program. He also discusses the serious attrition of the last few months, not unusual for a program with a new coach.
- Armon Bassett likely will not play against Michigan because of bone chips in his ankle. Obviously, this may be an issue for the rest of the season.
Basketball odds and ends.
By John M. IU