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Memphis gets its swerve on

Kieran Darcy gives high grades to one Tigers team (Memphis) but says Princeton has just flunked out.

Updated: January 10, 2006, 3:57 PM ET
By Kieran Darcy | Page 2

Conference play is about heat up, and everyone is wondering how the nation's top teams will fare once they begin facing conference foes on a regular basis.

But let's take a little different approach: I took a look back to see which major-conference teams had the worst pre-conference season. I picked one team from each of the big six conferences (ACC, Big 12, Big East, Big Ten, Pac-10, SEC).

ACC: Virginia (5-4) Bad losses: Fordham, Arizona (by 30) Best win: Northwestern

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