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2016 Schedule
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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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Porter likely Seattle bound

Michael Porter Jr. cut his list back in May, with Washington, Indiana, Oklahoma, Missouri and Virginia still in contention. But all signs point to Porter ending up at Washington. Post-Peach Jam updates (Insider)

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ACC stability: How long will Williams, Coach K stay?

The ACC is full of big-name coaches. But how long will they remain on the sidelines? Who should be looking over their shoulders, and whose job is safest? We rank the stability of all 15 jobs.

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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.

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Pels should upgrade defense and depth

Malcolm Brogdon may be the best wing defender in the draft, and Jarrod Uthoff would be an upgrade off the bench, writes Kevin Pelton. Brilliant picks (Insider)

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Best NBA draft prospect on each top-25 team

The 2016 NBA draft is just one day away, but it's not too soon to identify future prospects. The next crop of NBA All-Stars will be playing college hoops next season for the nation's top teams.

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Future reality TV star on each top-25 team

The appetite for the next reality TV show seems to keep growing. So each top-25 college basketball team must have a candidate for that future show's star. Who's yours?

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The recruit you should know on each top-25 team

Freshmen can change the shape of nearly every top-25 college basketball roster, and next season's group is no different. Each top-25 team has a new player to get familiar with.

Cavs will keep winning after Brogdon

Virginia will miss Malcolm Brogdon, but the Cavaliers bring in a top-10 recruiting class and elite Memphis transfer Austin Nichols. Way-Too-Early Top 25

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Most surprising twists in the Class of 2016

Yes, the Class of 2016 saw Kentucky and Duke finish on top. It wasn't without its twists and turns, though. So what were the most notable surprises?

You should get to know Diakite

There will be plenty of highly-touted freshmen this season in college basketball. Mamadi Diakite redshirted last season instead of being thrown into the fire immediately like most top frosh. Diakite learned the college game and developed. We think he's ready. 2016 recruiting twists (Insider)

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Cavs create magic

With a wild comeback against Wake Forest during the season, Virginia put Dickie V on notice. The Cavs certainly showed their fortitude. Vitale's Sweet 16 moments

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2017 Bracketology: No. 2 Seeds

  • East: Oregon Ducks
  • West: Arizona Wildcats
  • South: Virginia Cavaliers
  • Midwest: Michigan State Spartans
See the full bracket

Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

Less than 24 hours after the thrilling finish to the 2015-2016 NCAA men's basketball season, the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook posted its future-book odds for the 2016-17 season with the Duke Blue Devils as the 9-2 favorites. Kentucky is the second choice at 6-1 with defending champion Villanova at 8-1.

Team Stats

Points Per Game70.4247th
Rebounds Per Game31.9329th
Assists Per Game14.3111th
Points Allowed59.72nd

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Tournament History

Final Fours2
Tournament Record28-20
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances20