Deciding on 40 of college basketball's top young coaches was far from an easy process. Here's how our group made its choices.
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/8W 65-52
- 11/10L 81-75
- 11/11W 72-67
- 11/15W 83-75
- 11/18L 66-53
- 11/24W 79-71
- 11/29W 85-75
- 12/1HPUW 58-41
- 12/713L 89-64
- 12/15W 94-73
- 12/22W 67-63
- 12/2321L 72-61
- 12/25L 70-53
- 12/29W 91-51
- 1/9W 75-69
- 1/11L 74-60
- 1/16W 65-61
- 1/18W 70-63
- 1/25W 76-75
- 2/1W 80-75
- 2/6L 76-66
- 2/8L 79-75
- 2/12L 50-49
- 2/15L 70-63
- 2/20W 56-55
- 2/22L 64-60
- 2/27W 70-59
- 2/29L 49-43
- 3/5W 67-65
- 3/7L 86-82
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College basketball's identity is tied closely to its coaches. These are among the game's most important names of the coming decades.
Lamine Diane scored 34 points, grabbed 15 rebounds and blocked six shots as Cal State Northridge beat Hawaii 86-82 on Saturday night.
Samuta Avea scored 12 points in the final four minutes, including the game-winning 3-pointer with three seconds left, and Hawaii rallied from 13 points down to beat UC Davis 67-65 on Thursday night.
Arinze Chidom had 14 points and nine rebounds, Callum McRae added 12 points and 10 boards, and UC Riverside beat cold-shooting Hawaii 49-43 on Saturday night.
Drew Buggs scored 20 points and Hawaii used a quick start in the second half to earn a 70-59 win over Cal State Fullerton on Thursday night.
Michael Carter III had 15 points as Long Beach State edged past Hawaii 64-60 on Saturday.
Justin Webster scored 18 points and Carper Dawson scored on a putback with 31.1 seconds to play and Hawaii pulled out a 56-55 win over UC Riverside on Thursday night.
Eyassu Worku scored 19 points, Evan Leonard added 18, and UC Irvine beat Hawaii 70-63 on Saturday night.
Joshua Morgan scored 11 points on 5-of-7 shooting and became Long Beach State's single-season blocks leader, Michael Carter III hit a free throw with three seconds left, and the 49ers beat Hawaii 50-49 on Wednesday night.
Junior Ballard posted 15 points and six rebounds as Cal Poly edged past Hawaii 79-75 in overtime on Saturday night.
Amadou Sow scored a career-high 30 points as UC Santa Barbara defeated Hawaii 76-66 on Thursday night.
Eddie Stansberry scored 23 points and his fifth 3-pointer from the left corner with 3.3 seconds left lifted Hawaii to a 76-75 win over UC Davis on Saturday night.
Drew Buggs scored 12 points and tied his career high with 12 assists, Zigmars Raimo and Justin Webster combined to score 16 of their 21 points in the second half, and Hawaii beat UC Santa Barbara 70-63 on Saturday night.
Collin Welp came off the bench to score 18 points to lead UC Irvine to a 74-60 win over Hawaii on Saturday night.
Eddie Stansberry had 25 points as Hawaii topped Cal State Fullerton 75-69 on Thursday night.
Eddie Stansberry had 21 points as Hawaii easily defeated Maine 91-51 on Sunday night.
Michael Devoe scored 18 points and Moses Wright added 16 to help Georgia Tech rally past Hawaii 70-53 for third place in the Diamond Head Classic Wednesday.
Isaiah Stewart had 26 points and 13 rebounds to lead No. 21 Washington over Hawaii 72-61 in the Diamond Head Classic semifinals Monday.
Bernardo da Silva came off the bench to score 17 points and Drew Buggs scored five points in the final 39 seconds to lift Hawaii to a 67-63 win over UTEP in the Diamond Head Classic on Sunday night, the Rainbow Warriors' seventh consecutive home victory.