UCLA basketball leads the must see 20 plus Thanksgiving week games

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There will be a ton of great games on Tuesday but many of them will not be determined by who plays one another until the winners of Monday’s non-conference tournament games are determined.

No. 24 James Madison vs. Southern Illinois

This game is part of the Cancun Challenge – Riviera Division

Records for both teams: James Madison 4-0 and Southern Illinois 3-0

Time: 6:00 PM

TV/Streaming: CBSSN

Location: Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya in Cancun, Mexico

James Madison

RPI Ranking: 9

BPI Ranking: 86

KenPom Ranking: 87

Southern Illinois

RPI Ranking: 112

BPI Ranking: 116

KenPom Ranking: 142

Game Forcast: The prediction is that James Madison will end up pulling away late for an 89-78 win.

No. 9 Duke vs. La Salle

This game is part of the Blue Devil Challenge.

Records for both teams: Duke 3-1 and La Salle 4-0

Time: 7:00 PM

TV/Streaming: ACCN

Location: Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, NC


RPI Ranking: 140

BPI Ranking: 6

KenPom Ranking: 12

La Salle

RPI Ranking: 99

BPI Ranking: 223

KenPom Ranking: 211

Game Forcast: The prediction for this game is that Duke will extend their lead in the second half to win 83 to 67.

This game is part of the Ball Dawgs Classic


RPI Ranking: 48

BPI Ranking: 97

KenPom Ranking: 110

New Mexico

RPI Ranking: 201

BPI Ranking: 53

KenPom Ranking: 61

Game Forcast: The Prediction for this game is that Toledo wins this game in double overtime by a score of 98-96.