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Andy Wittry | | January 21, 2021

Undefeated DI men's college basketball teams in 2021

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We're tracking the DI men's college basketball teams that are undefeated during the 2020-21 season.

We'll update this article through the end of the season or until the last undefeated team loses. The teams below are listed first by number of wins and then in alphabetical order.

Note: Teams that haven't played a game this season are not included.

Winthrop (15-0)

Next game: Thursday, Jan. 28 vs. UNC Asheville

The Eagles are up to 12-0 in Big South play after sweeping Presbyterian on Jan. 19 and 20. In the second win, Winthrop made 10 of 22 3-point attempts. Winthrop next meets UNC Asheville on consecutive nights: Jan. 28 and 29.

Gonzaga (14-0)

Next game: Saturday, Jan. 23 vs. Pacific

You'll struggle to find a more impressive compilation of wins than what the Zags have. The Bulldogs have beaten Iowa, Kansas, West Virginia, Virginia, Auburn, San Francisco and BYU. With its rigorous non-conference slate in the rear-view mirror, Gonzaga started conference play with a 23-point win vs. San Francisco, a 17-point win vs. BYU and a 28-point rout of Portland. The Bulldogs also have double-digit wins against Pepperdine and Saint Mary's.

Drake (13-0)

Next game: Tuesday, Jan. 26 at Missouri State

Drake owns the distinction of having the most wins of any undefeated team in the country. The Bulldogs opened the season with a 10-point road win at Kansas State and they're 3-0 in conference play. They're an elite 3-point shooting team so far, with their 42.2-percent clip from beyond the arc.

COVID-19 positive test results has postponed Drake's series with Loyola Chicago (Jan. 10 and 11) and Missouri State (Jan. 17 and 18).

Baylor (13-0)

Next game: Saturday, Jan. 23 at Oklahoma State

The Bears and the Gonzaga are in their own tier atop the sport, as they're the No. 1 and No. 2 teams in the AP poll, NET rankings and on In Baylor's most recent win, the Bears downed No. 6 Kansas 77-69 at home behind 30 points from All-American guard Jared Butler.

Siena (6-0)

Next game: Friday, Jan. 22 vs. Saint Peter's

The Saints scored 47 points in the second half to break a tie and defeat Rider 78-69 on Friday, Jan. 15. Siena then beat Rider the next night, 74-72.

Alabama A&M (3-0)

Next game: Saturday, Jan. 23 vs. Southern

The Bulldogs beat Samford 78-76 in their season opener, then they held off South Alabama in double overtime 93-90. Alabama A&M then beat Alabama State 70-63 on Jan. 16 in the program's first game since Dec. 19.

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