UNC returns its top four scorers -- and every rotation player except J.P. Tokoto -- from a team that finished 26-12 and won five of its last seven games. Kentucky, Kansas, Maryland and Virginia round out the top five of the preseason rankings.
Jeremiah Worthem has done all the work to graduate from junior college. But BYU won't release his grade from an online course so that he can graduate. And now the North Carolina Central student might need the NCAA to step in and help.
There are only six active Hall of Fame coaches in college basketball. Two of them will be serving suspensions for NCAA violations this season, a third is awaiting punishment after a lengthy investigation, and a fourth has two vacated Final Fours. What does this say about this sport?