State of the state in men's and women's basketball (12 items)
The BYU men's team continues to lead the state in terms of the computer rankings, still at an respectable No. 40 in the CBSsportsline.com's RPI. Utah State and Utah (93 and 133) are next best.
The UVU Wolverines at No. 151 might have the best shot at the NCAA Tournament because they have an early lead in the WAC with a 4-0 record.
On the women's side, the Cougars host two conference opponents while Utah, USU and SUU hover around .500.
1 of 12. BYU men
Thursday, 8 p.m. (ROOT SPORTS)
Saturday, 8 p.m. (ESPN2)
BYU has won five straight, and two straight on the road, as it heads out on the road again this week. The Zags are always tough at home and are 6-1 in West Coast Conference play.
2 of 12. Utah men
AT ARIZONA STATE
Thursday, 7 p.m. (Pac-12 network)
Sunday, 6 p.m. (Fox Sports 1)
The Utes head out on the road after securing two conference wins at home over UCLA and USC. Arizona is the No. 1-ranked team in the country and will likely pose the toughest test the Utes have encountered this season.
3 of 12. Utah State men
Wednesday, 9 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)
VS. SAN DIEGO STATE
Saturday, 9 p.m. (ESPNU)
The Aggies will take on a struggling UNLV team before heading home for a big game against red hot San Diego State. The Aztecs are 16-1 on the year and 5-0 in Mountain West Conference play.
4 of 12. Weber State men
VS. MONTANA STATE
Thursday, 7 p.m.
Saturday, 7 p.m.
The Wildcats will again enjoy a homestand at the Dee Events Center, where they're 6-1 on the season.
5 of 12. Southern Utah men
AT EASTERN WASHINGTON
Thursday, 7 p.m.
AT PORTLAND STATE
Saturday, 8 p.m.
The Thunderbirds will look to reverse their fortunes with two tough road tests this week.