Ten freshmen I'm looking forward to seeing

Updated: June 3, 2009, 3:03 PM ET
By Doug Gottlieb
Fear not, college hoops maniacs. Though so many players have left the game yet again to pursue fame and fortune at the next level, the cupboard is far from bare. With Willie Warren, James Anderson, Greg Monroe, Cole Aldrich, Kyle Singler, Al-Farouq Aminu and Craig Brackins among the stars coming back, next year should be far better than this past one, and March Madness will be more competitive than the Carolina Invitational we saw this year.

There will also be a much deeper pool of incoming players at the high-major level. Among those, there are some I absolutely cannot wait to see on a college court. Please keep in mind: These aren't the 10 best players in the class, simply some of the ones I'm most looking forward to watching play at the D-I level.

In no particular order …