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Brown: Looking ahead at the UCLA Bruins

Three returning starters -- Bryce Alford, Tony Parker and Isaac Hamilton -- will form the Bruins' nucleus. The potential challenge is depth.

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Brennan: Looking ahead at the Utah Utes

Utah might be missing one piece with Delon Wright gone, but the Utes kept a big piece of their ever-building puzzle with the return of center Jakob Poeltl.

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Looking Ahead: Oregon Ducks

A talented recruiting class should help the Oregon Ducks compete in the Pac-12, a league that doesn't appear to have a clear favorite.

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Dakich: Hiring the right, wrong type of coach

Dan Dakich reflects on the hiring season by grouping the coaches into different categories. Coaches with no meaningful experience -- like Chris Mullin -- will have a tough road, says Dakich.

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Hashtag Game (1:19)
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2015 class rankings

Caleb Swanigan's commitment to Purdue and Tevin Mack's decision to follow Shaka Smart to Texas shook up the 2015 landscape.

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John Calipari happy at Kentucky (2:26)
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ESPNU CBB Podcast: Welcome To The Neighborhood

Andy Katz and Seth Greenberg talk with Arizona State's Bobby Hurley, Mississippi State's Ben Howland and Florida's Mike White about their new teams & the 30 second shot clock.

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3-Point Shot: Tasks for new coaches (3:04)

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Sean Farnham @SeanFarnham

Young players the game is more than just scoring & highlights "Energy & toughness are talents"- Doug Collins on Draymond Green

Jeff Goodman @GoodmanESPN

Norfolk State big man RaShid Gaston (15.5 ppg, 9.6 rpg) has received his release to transfer, source told ESPN. Will sit and have one left.

Joel Francisco @JoelFranESPN

Arizona Aces 16U standouts included: 5-9 junior Jalen Starks (quick floor general) and 6-5 frosh Timmy Allen (all-around skill set)..#MMC

Joel Francisco @JoelFranESPN

At this stage 6-5 Trevon Abdullah is the Las Vegas Knicks best player. Strong wing-type....burst, savvy, motor to impact game..#2017 .#MMC

Joel Francisco @JoelFranESPN

BOD 16U have D1 sleepers: 6-7 Ajani Kennedy (LH/long/broad/face-up skills), 6-3 Jordan Campbell (Athletic LH), 6-1 Isom Butler..#2017..#MMC