Texas A&M Basketball is having a solid start to their season with a 4-0 record, including impressive road wins over Ohio State and SMU within just four days. The team’s recent victory over Oral Roberts further solidified their strong start.
Next, Texas A&M will head to Orlando, Florida for the ESPN Invitational Tournament, where they will face off against Penn State in a rematch of their NCAA Tournament opening-round loss from last year. Head coach Buzz Williams and his determined squad are eager to avenge that defeat and make their mark in the tournament.
The latest USA TODAY Sports Coaches Poll has Texas A&M rising two spots to No. 13, proving their impressive start has caught the attention of voters. They have remained undefeated heading into the ESPN Invitational Tournament, positioning themselves as a force to be reckoned with in the college basketball landscape.
Other SEC teams in the top 25 include Alabama at No. 22, Kentucky at No. 16, and Mississippi State, who has entered the rankings for the first time this year with a 5-0 record. Arkansas, Auburn, and South Carolina also received votes in the poll, showcasing the strength of the conference in the early part of the season.
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