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ESPN 25 update for Class of 2018

Marvin Bagley III remained No. 1, and the top four was unchanged, but wing Keldon Johnson went all the way from unranked to No. 9 in the updated ESPN 25.

3-Point Shot: Jaylen Brown impresses (1:38)
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ESPNU College Basketball Podcast

Andy Katz and Seth Greenberg welcome LSU's Johnny Jones, Cal's Cuonzo Martin and Texas A&M's Billy Kennedy to discuss their recent trips with their respective clubs and more.

3-Point Shot: Impactful Aggies abroad (1:42)
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Full Big 12-SEC Challenge schedule released

Kentucky's visit to Kansas will highlight the Big 12-SEC Challenge, which released its full schedule and has three games in which top 25 teams meet.

3-Point Shot: Coastal Carolina makes history (2:14)
3-Point Shot: Cyclones in Spain (1:24)
3-Point Shot: Kentucky ready to roll (2:38)

Ex-Kentucky standout Tsioropoulos dies at 84

Lou Tsioropoulos, a member of Kentucky's 1951 NCAA national championship team and the unbeaten `53-54 squad who went on to win two NBA titles with the Boston Celtics, has died. He was 84.

3-Point Shot: Rivalries rekindled (1:28)
Freshman makes up for missed free throw (0:20)
3-Point Shot: A-10 powerhouse (2:33)
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The Returnees: Welcome back, Buddy Hield

Oklahoma's Buddy Hield is one of the best players in America, and he's the captain of an Oklahoma program that could enter the season as a top-10 team.

3-Point Shot: Pre-season POY favorite? (1:49)
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The Returnees: Welcome back, Anthony Gill

Virginia's Anthony Gill is one of the country's most important returning veterans and the 2015 offseason's least heralded All-American candidate.

3-Point Shot: If Coach K were younger... (2:35)
Batman steals the show (0:13)


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ESPN 100 prospect Koby McEwen has three official visits scheduled. The first one, Wake Forest, is planned for this weekend.

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Top-50 prospect Juwan Durham was hurt for most of this spring and summer circuit, but he'll visit UConn this weekend.

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Texas turned up the heat on James Banks a few months ago. The four-star big man visits Austin this weekend.

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ESPN 100 Lamar Stevens was also expected to visit Pittsburgh this weekend. As I reported last night, that visit is unlikely to happen.

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Four-star guard Cassius Winston has an official visit this weekend, to Pittsburgh. Panthers among his four finalists.

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Illinois has a pair of visitors on campus this weekend: ESPN 100 guard Xavier Simpson and forward Xavier Sneed.

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Shamorie Ponds on official visit to Saint John's today. He's not Felipe Lopez or Ron Artest but only way to build program is from NYC out.