The annual Big Ten-ACC Challenge features 14 games this season. But most are nationally irrelevant, and only two are between nationally ranked teams. Here's a list of the top five matchups. Maryland at North Carolina is undeniably the most interesting.
From Friday's openers to when the last strand of the net is cut down in Houston, site of this season's the Final Four, Gary Parrish has 68 things that has him excited about the upcoming college basketball season.
People will soon know about Texas A&M freshman D.J. Hogg, Shaka Smart's first year at Texas could be similar to Steve Alford's first year at UCLA and many more news and notes from around the nation from CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein.