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2016 Schedule
29-8, 2nd in ACC
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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

Jason George hurt by Virginia's Elite Eight loss (1:01)
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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)

Virginia coach Tony Bennett answers the fast break questions (1:10)

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


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.

Cavs 2016 class could push them atop ACC

Virginia's 2016 recruiting class boasts not one but two top-10 players at their positions, plus Memphis transfer (and former elite prospect) Austin Nichols, London Perrantes and the rest of the returners. Way-Too-Early Top 25

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Bolomboy, Paige lead West over East in ASG

Weber State's Joel Bolomboy had 15 points and 11 rebounds to lead the West to an 89-85 win over the East in the NCAA All-Star game Friday.

Guy has big shoes to fill at Virginia

In a Malcolm Brogdon-less backcourt, Virginia will depend on Kyle Guy (No. 24 overall, EPN 100) next season. He'll play in Wednesday's McDonald's All-American Game (9 p.m. ET on ESPN). Who to watch (Insider)

How did Syracuse come back to beat Virginia? (3:44)
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Brogdon climbed to top of ACC in scoring

Wooden Award finalist Malcolm Brogdon averaged 18.2 PPG during the 2015-16 season, which ranked fourth in the ACC.

Team Stats

Points Per Game76.0
Rebounds Per Game34.0
Assists Per Game19.5
Points Allowed63.3Tied-16th

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Tournament History

Final Fours2
Tournament Record28-20
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances20