College basketball season is still in the exhibition/non-conference stage, but that doesn’t mean that every top-tier team is playing a subpar opponent in a tuneup game. In fact, some teams are playing legitimate opponents that could potentially shake up the rankings with upset victories.
In one instance, there’s a rematch of last year’s Sweet Sixteen. In another, one perennial contender looks to rebound from a loss against a giant slayer. In another game, it’s literally up for grabs from start to finish.
No time to waste, folks. Here are five must-see hardwood battles this weekend with major upset potential.