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2016 Schedule
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17hJeff Borzello

Elite programs adjust targets in July

Programs entered July with a clear recruiting board, but things have changed. Where are elite programs such as Kentucky turning in 2017?

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Watch: Mike Bibby and Jason Williams

The former Kings guards that were traded for each other in 2001 are now playing together in The Basketball Tournament. They meet a team of Bradley University alumni in the Super 16 round. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN


No. 5 Pedro's Posse vs. No. 9 Always a Brave

Mike Bibby and Jason Williams lead Pedro's Posse. Bibby nearly had a triple-double, meanwhile, White Chocolate had 17 points and 10 assists in the opener. The supporting cast includes former Florida State guards Deividas Dulkys and Luke Loucks. TBT Super 16

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Pac-12 stability: Crucial season for UCLA's Alford

After posting a losing record last season, UCLA coach Steve Alford needs a strong 2016-2017 campaign. How secure is Arizona's Sean Miller? We rank the stability of each Pac-12 coach's post.

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Who's taking the last shot for your top-25 team?

With the game on the line, some players are better suited than others to have the ball in their hands. Each top-25 team has a player who should have the rock in the game's final seconds.

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Alternative professions for top-25 coaches

Most coaches are basketball lifers, but they have other interests, too. If the heads of each top 25 college basketball program weren't coaching, which lines of work would they pursue?

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Ayton adds other schools to list

After saying that Kansas was the only school involved in his recruitment back in the spring, DeAndre Ayton said over the weekend that Kentucky and Arizona were added to the mix. He took an unofficial visit to Arizona last month. Post-Peach Jam updates (Insider)

Top recruits square off

DeAndre Ayton (No. 1 player in ESPN 100 for class of 2017) and Marvin Bagley III (No. 1 player in ESPN 100 for class of 2018) played against each in the Nike Peach Jam on Thursday. The Wildcats have made an offer to each recruit. Ayton's team got the better of Bagley's team 74-60. Peach Jam (Insider)

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Ayton aiming for big week

As the July evaluation period approaches, all eyes are on DeAndre Ayton. He's the best big man in a loaded class for frontcourt players. Look for him to show off offensive versatility and increased production in the Peach Jam. Five players to watch at Peach Jam (Insider)

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The players who could one day be coaches

Some players just understand the game, see the floor better. One day you might see these guys pacing the sidelines instead of running the floor. Here are the future coaches on every top 25 team.

Terrance Ferguson won't be a Wildcat (2:04)

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Terrance Ferguson has informed Arizona that he will not enroll this fall and will pursue professional opportunities instead, the school announces.

Team Stats

Points Per Game81.219th
Rebounds Per Game40.221st
Assists Per Game14.597th
Points Allowed69.0Tied-102nd

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Tournament History

Final Fours4
Tournament Record54-32
Championship Seasons1997
Tournament Appearances33