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Brown: Looking ahead at the Syracuse Orange

The future for the Syracuse Orange isn't totally bleak despite numerous player defections and NCAA sanctions.

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New coaches face recruiting questions

Can NBA guys Avery Johnson and Chris Mullin recruit? How will Bobby Hurley play out West? New faces in new places face big questions on the trail.

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Most impressive Nike Hoop Summit players

Fran Fraschilla was on-hand last week for the Nike Hoop Summit. He details his most impressive performers, including Skal Labissiere and Ben Simmons.

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Scout's Take: Ivan Rabb to Cal

Ivan Rabb's decision to attend Cal gives coach Cuonzo Martin his highest-ranked recruit since he took over the program. Rabb is the No. 6 prospect in the ESPN 100.


The greatness of Lew Alcindor

Bob Ryan reflects on how Lew Alcindor's domination spread across three NCAA championship games in the 1960s.


Myron Medcalf @MedcalfByESPN

And Jabari will be healthy next season. ... Bucks on the rise, man. Come a long way since those Blue Edwards Bobblehead nights I remember.

Andy Katz @ESPNAndyKatz

And the spirit of the Wellesley and BC students was amazing. Thanks to all the volunteers and spectators who braved the elements.

Andy Katz @ESPNAndyKatz

Second tweet: I came up short in my time goal but had an unforgettable time. Once in a lifetime. Crossing onto Boylston was awe inspiring.

Andy Katz @ESPNAndyKatz

First tweet: I trained in snow, ice, wind, heat but never driving rain. I had injuries to calves and feet but never got cramps in quads.