Denzel Valentine goes for a career-high 32 points as Michigan State moves on to the final at the Wooden Legacy.
Early season tournaments will mostly come to an end this weekend, as the Battle 4 Atlantis, Wooden Legacy, Advocare Invitational, NIT Preseason Tip-Off, Las Vegas Invitational and Barclays Center Classic all finish up. Here's what else to expect this weekend.
Hope you'll be in front of a television on Thanksgiving, because there are plenty of new early season tournaments beginning.
Providence junior do-it-all-guard Kris Dunn almost pulled off the unprecedented on Monday night.
Despite a relatively subdued performance from Kris Dunn -- who still had 10 points, eight rebounds, three assists and two blocks -- Providence was able to hold off Illinois in the Dunkin Donuts Center for a 60-59 win.
CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein is high on Providence's Kris Dunn and the Cal Golden Bears. Check out more of his observations plus news and notes from around the nation.
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.
In Providence's first game of the season, Kris Dunn put up a ridiculous line of 32 points, six rebounds, five assists, eight steals and two blocks as Providence beat Harvard 74-62.
Every year, there are players who exceed expectations and players who just don't quite live up to them, and 2014-15 was no exception. However, there's plenty of time for them to turn it around, so here are 10 guys I expect to bounce back from trying 2014-15 seasons.
The AP has released its preseason All-American team, with three seniors, a junior and a freshman making the squad. Gonzaga senior Kyle Wiltjer was the leading vote-getter among all players, tallying 51 of a possible 65 votes.

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