The Texas A&M men’s basketball team is currently undefeated at 4-0, with impressive victories over Ohio State, SMU and Oral Roberts. Their recent win solidified their strong start to the season.
The team will next head to Orlando, Florida for the ESPN Invitational Tournament, where they will face off against Penn State in a rematch of last year’s NCAA Tournament opening-round loss. Head coach Buzz Williams and his determined squad are eager to make their mark in the tournament.
In the latest USA TODAY Sports Coaches Poll, Texas A&M rose two spots to No. 13, indicating that their impressive start has caught the attention of voters. They remain undefeated heading into the ESPN Invitational Tournament, positioning themselves as a force to be reckoned with in college basketball. They are currently ranked second in the SEC behind Tennessee at No. 8.
Other SEC teams that made it into the top 25 include Alabama at No. 22, Kentucky at No. 16 and Mississippi State, who 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, showing the strength of the conference early on in the season.
Texas A&M’s next game in Orlando will be against Penn State and fans can tune in on ESPN to watch it live. To keep up with all things Aggies Wire related you can follow them on Twitter @AggiesWire and like their page on Facebook for ongoing coverage of Texas A&M news, notes and opinions. You can also follow Cameron Ohnysty on Twitter @CameronOhnysty for more updates from this exciting game!