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Brown: Looking ahead at California

Cal coach Cuonzo Martin managed to do something John Calipari did not in the Class of 2015 -- sign two top 10 recruits in Jaylen Brown (No. 4) and Ivan Rabb (No. 8)

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VCU standout Alie-Cox to be cleared of charges

Virginia Commonwealth star Mo Alie-Cox will be cleared of assault and battery charges stemming from an incident at a Richmond, Virginia, nightclub on the night of April 3.

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Big 12 keeps men's tourney in KC, women in OKC

The Big 12 is keeping its men's basketball tournament in Kansas City through at least 2020, with plans for baseball and women's basketball in Oklahoma City for multiple years.

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Goodman: Early top 25 ballot (and 25 more)

Jeff Goodman offers a look at what his Top 25 ballot would like if he was submitting it right now, and ID's 25 more top teams to be considered.

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Looking ahead: Oregon State Beavers

Led by Gary Payton II, the Oregon State Beavers could be heading toward an NCAA tournament bid.

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Looking Ahead: Arizona State Sun Devils

Can new coach Bobby Hurley, with his impressive basketball pedigree, turn around an Arizona State Sun Devils program stuck in mediocrity?

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Brown: Looking ahead at the UCLA Bruins

Three returning starters -- Bryce Alford, Tony Parker and Isaac Hamilton -- will form the Bruins' nucleus. The potential challenge is depth.

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Brennan: Looking ahead at the Utah Utes

Utah might be missing one piece with Delon Wright gone, but the Utes kept a big piece of their ever-building puzzle with the return of center Jakob Poeltl.

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Looking Ahead: Oregon Ducks

A talented recruiting class should help the Oregon Ducks compete in the Pac-12, a league that doesn't appear to have a clear favorite.

Andy Katz's Three-Point Shot (3:18)
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Dakich: Hiring the right, wrong type of coach

Dan Dakich reflects on the hiring season by grouping the coaches into different categories. Coaches with no meaningful experience -- like Chris Mullin -- will have a tough road, says Dakich.

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Jeff Borzello @jeffborzello

Back at USA Basketball for day two of the U16 training camp. First night was high intensity, highly-competitive.

Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

I haven't talked to anybody in the last 24 hours who believes the Bulls next coach will be anyone other than Fred Hoiberg.

Bulls eyeing Hoiberg to replace Thibs

Chris Broussard says Fred Hoiberg's name has been associated with the Bulls' job almost all season.


Jay Bilas @JayBilas

I know they watchin', pose for the photograph. Those indictment papers, hope you want my autograph. I gotta go to work.