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
- 11/5L 78-70
- 11/9W 75-70
- 11/13PQW 81-66
- 11/1623L 75-65
- 11/19L 70-65
- 11/22L 66-54
- 11/24W 82-72
- 11/26BCMW 102-56
- 12/2CU-HW 120-69
- 12/11CARVW 118-44
- 12/14L 83-57
- 12/18W 64-58
- 12/21L 79-61
- 1/2W 76-60
- 1/4W 70-58
- 1/8W 61-52
- 1/11W 69-58
- 1/15L 73-72
- 1/18W 79-72
- 1/22W 91-83
- 1/25W 77-72
- 1/29L 80-74
- 2/5L 70-64
- 2/8W 88-82
- 2/12W 69-65
- 2/15W 81-71
- 2/19W 73-69
- 2/22L 84-65
- 2/26W 93-85
- 2/29W 92-68
- 3/4W 80-56
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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.
Andre Jones had 16 points to lead five Nicholls State players in double figures as the Colonels won their seventh consecutive home game, beating McNeese State 80-56 on Wednesday night.
Elvis Harvey Jr. scored 16 points with eight rebounds and Nicholls led wire-to-wire in routing rival New Orleans 92-68 on Saturday.
Dexter McClanahan scored 20 points as all five starters scored in double figures and Nicholls turned back Houston Baptist 93-85 on Wednesday night.
Rylan Bergersen scored a career-high 25 points and Hayden Koval added 21 as Central Arkansas clobbered second-place Nicholls 84-65 on Saturday, breaking the Governors' four-game win streak.
Warith Alatishe recorded 16 points and 10 rebounds to lead Nicholls State to a 73-69 win over Northwestern State on Wednesday night.
Warith Alatishe had 16 points as Nicholls State beat Southeastern Louisiana 81-71 on Saturday.
Dexter McClanahan posted 19 points as Nicholls State edged past Lamar 69-65 on Wednesday night.
Kevin Johnson made a career-high 18 of 20 free throws and scored a career-high 33 points to lead Nicholls State to an 88-82 win over Sam Houston State on Saturday.
Nathan Bain scored a season-high 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Stephen F. Austin extended its winning streak to seven games, defeating Nicholls State 70-64 on Wednesday night.
Dru Kuxhausen, the NCAA leader in total 3-pointers and 3s per game, drained a deep 3 to break a late tie and later sank a pair of free throws as McNeese rallied in overtime to defeat Nicholls 80-74 Wednesday night.
Elvis Harvey Jr. had 22 points as Nicholls State held off New Orleans to earn a 77-72 win, it's fourth straight on the road, Saturday night.
Lorenzo McGhee scored 20 points off the bench to lead five Nicholls players in double figures as the Colonels defeated Houston Baptist 91-83 on Wednesday night.
Elvis Harvey Jr. scored a career-high 24 points as Nicholls State defeated Central Arkansas in a come-from-behind 79-72 win on Saturday.
Chudier Bile sank a 3-pointer as time expired to give Northwestern State the win over Nicholls State 73-72 on Wednesday night.
Warith Alatishe had 14 points and 16 rebounds to lift Nicholls State to a 69-58 win over Southeastern Louisiana on Saturday.
Andre Jones posted 16 points and seven steals as Nicholls State topped Lamar 61-52 on Wednesday night.
D'Angelo Hunter came off the bench to score a career-high 19 points and Nicholls defeated Sam Houston State 70-58 on Saturday night.
Dexter McClanahan scored 21 points and Nicholls State dominated the second half to defeat Incarnate Word 76-60 on Thursday night.
Kolton Kohl had 22 points and eight rebounds as Abilene Christian dominated Nicholls 79-61 in Southland Conference play on Saturday night.
Warith Alatishe scored 14 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked five shots and Nicholls State beat Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 64-58 on Wednesday night.
Derek Culver scored 16 points and grabbed 16 rebounds to lead West Virginia to an 83-57 victory over Nicholls State on Saturday.
Andre Jones came off the bench to total 20 points, six rebounds, four assists and four steals and Nicholls cruised to a 102-56 victory over NAIA-member Blue Mountain College on Tuesday night.
Dexter McClanahan had 26 points, Warith Alatishe as Nicholls State defeated UMBC 82-72 in the Jamaica Classic on Sunday night.
|Stephen F. Austin||19-1||-||28-3|
|Sam Houston State||11-9||8||18-13|