The John R. Wooden Award is given annually to the nation's top college basketball player. Kentucky and Indiana both have three players on the preseason Top 50 list. Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky won the award last season.
Every year, the saying goes that strong, consistent guard play wins championships. And in 2015-16, there are a lot of groups of guards that seem poised to put their teams in position to win games. Here are the top 10 backcourts in college basketball this season.
North Carolina announced on Wednesday that point guard Marcus Paige, a preseason All-American and the No. 15 player on CBS Sports' Top 100 (and one) ranking, will miss three-to-four weeks with a fracture in his right (non-shooting) hand.
We asked our writers from the Eye on College Basketball team -- Gary Parrish, Matt Norlander and Sam Vecenie -- what their thoughts were on pushing back the season, as well as a pair of other questions to preview the upcoming season.
The Eye on College Basketball team debates if Rick Pitino should be fired if the allegations are true. Also, the writers discuss who their highest-impact transfer is, as well as who it was hardest to leave off of their preseason All-America team.
With the start of the college basketball season now 59 days away, it's time for the 2016 NBA Draft season to kick off. Within this post, you will find the top 150 players that Sam Vecenie is looking forward to seeing this coming season.