ESPN Insider has previews for every Division I college basketball team this year. The previews include articles, projected order of finish for every conference and essays from Insider's hoops experts.
Illinois Fighting Illini: John Groce continues to make strides in rebuilding the program. Preview
Northwestern Wildcats: Chris Collins' arrival has brought plenty of excitement to Evanston. Preview
Notre Dame Fighting Irish: Irish offensive style may change, but they should remain successful. Preview
DePaul Blue Demons: Amid a major roster overhaul, the Blue Demons will likely struggle again. Preview
Loyola (IL) Ramblers: Are Ramblers ready for the challenge of the Missouri Valley? Preview
Illinois-Chicago Flames: Defense-focused Flames will need offensive boost to move up in Horizon. Preview