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.
What better way to kick off the college basketball season than with the Veterans Classic featuring Florida and North Carolina on CBS Sports Network.
In what promises to be one of the premier non-conference games of the 2015-16 season, Oklahoma and Villanova will face off in Hawaii at Pearl Harbor on December 7 in one of two games to be played on the naval base.
The second annual event, which kicks off the college hoops season, will be played on Nov. 13.

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