1 Wisconsin is in trouble if it has to go into the
postseason without 6'11" center Brian Butch (right), who injured his elbow
in a 49--48 loss at Ohio State on Sunday. He's the Badgers' leading rebounder
and third-leading scorer, and they can't win a national championship without
2 Georgetown is looking like a No. 2 seed. The Hoyas
(22--5) don't have a r�sum� strong enough to earn a No. 1, but their 11
straight wins through Sunday—including a 61--53 victory over Pitt last
Saturday—makes them one of the hottest teams in the country.
3 Air Force's lack of size is a problem. The Falcons,
who are ranked last in the Mountain West Conference in blocks, were
outrebounded by a combined 19 boards during losses to UNLV and TCU.