Thursday, Dec. 22
7 PM MT
TV: Pioneer Vision
Radio: AM 1510 & FM 93.7
The University of Denver Men's basketball team is ranked #11 today out of 344 NCAA basketball teams in the RPI Rankings which mimics the formula used to select teams for the NCAA Tournament field. DU has three wins over Top 100 teams including victories over #3 Southern Mississippi, #50 St. Marys & 87 Wyoming.
St. Marys & Wyoming have only lost one game each this season and it was to DU. Southern Mississippi's only other loss, besides to DU, was to undefeated Murray State.
DU is 9-2 for the first time since returning to NCAA Division I in 1998-99. DU is second in the nation in free throw percentage (.815), 14th in three-point field goal percentage (.412) and 23rd in field goal percentage (.490).