So, after an emotional high in New York, a long overnight plane flight home Saturday morning and a No. 2 national ranking on Monday, the Arizona Wildcats host Texas Tech tonight.
Will they be focused?
Sean Miller was confident when he spoke to reporters Monday, after holding a practice Sunday.
"I liked our team's attitude," he said. "You can kind of sense when a team’s not ready. But we were ready in practice (Sunday). We were ready. Hopefully we can have another good day of practice. Anytime you play against a Tubby Smith-coached team, they’re more than capable of winning any game on their schedule so we have to be ready to go."
Today's game will be at 7 p.m. on Pac-12 Networks with J.B. Long and Matt Muehlebach making the call.
Nick Johnson was nominated for an NABC charity award.
Fox Sports Arizona has a look at UA's freshmen.
SB Nation broke down what Aaron Gordon and Jabari Parker did last week.
Dick Vitale is raving about Sean Miller.
USA Today has an in-depth look at what Josh Pastner has been going through in Memphis.
Cal took care of UC Irvine.
Spencer Dinwiddie toned it down a bit before Colorado faces Colorado State this time. The in-state cousins will meet at 7 p.m. on ESPN3.
Other Pac-12 games tonight:
UC Santa Barbara at UCLA, 9 p.m. (Pac-12 Networks)
Utah at Boise State, 8 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)