Gary
Parrish
College Basketball Insider
Gary Parrish is CBSSports.com's college basketball columnist.
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Not even one First Team, Second Team or Third Team AP All-American from last season is back in college. (Did you realize that?) Consequently, picking a preseason All-American team will be no easy task this year.
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Chad Frazier will not return to UAB this season after being charged in June with third-degree domestic violence for allegedly hitting a female "several times with his closed fist," a source told CBSSports.com early Tuesday.
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Louisville forward Akoy Agau is expected to be sidelined for about six weeks after undergoing sports hernia surgery on Tuesday morning in Philadelphia, Hall of Fame coach Rick Pitino told CBSSports.com on Tuesday.
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Memphis, Kentucky and Ole Miss have all positioned themselves to land the Class of 2015 star. But Skal Labissiere told CBSSports.com on Thurdsay that skipping college and playing a year overseas is also an option under consideration.
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College of Charleston president Glenn McConnell has ordered a second investigation into men's basketball coach Doug Wojcik based on new allegations of a physical confrontation and verbal abuse, a source told CBSSports.com.
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I sat down Tuesday with Jeff Borzello and Matt Norlander to discuss some recent topics in college basketball. We talked about the Emmanuel Mudiay situation in great detail, then later got into the July Evaluation Period.
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Class of 2014 star Emmanuel Mudiay has reached an agreement in principle with the Guangdong Southern Tigers of the China Basketball Association on a one-year deal that will pay him a total of $1.2 million, a source confirmed to CBSSports.com on Tuesday.
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Class of 2015 stars Malik Newman and Diamond Stone showing why package deals are harder than they look.
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The Class of 2016 star publicly picked the Tigers four days after Memphis hired his father as an assistant coach. His brother, a Class of 2015 prospect, is already committed to Memphis.
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Emmanuel Mudiay will probably be just fine overseas. But the idea that he merely picked that over playing at SMU is silly because the two years he spent at Prime Prep Academy in Texas made it unlikely that he'd ever get through the NCAA's Eligibility Center, a source told CBSSports.com.

Gary Parrish is a senior college basketball columnist for CBSSports.com and frequent contributor to the CBS Sports Network. The Mississippi native also hosts the highest-rated sports talk radio show -- The Gary Parrish Show -- in the history of Memphis. He lives in that area with his wife, two children and a dog.
 
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