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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.

Andy Katz's Three-Point Shot (3:18)
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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.

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.

Andy Katz's Three-Point Shot (1:40)
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.

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


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If you still haven't seen the "Bernie & Ernie" #30for30 film, don't worry! Set your DVR to record the @secnetwork Wednesday from 3-4 a.m. ET.

Looking ahead: UCLA Bruins

UCLA has three returning starters -- Bryce Alford, Tony Parker and Isaac Hamilton -- but for the second straight year the challenge for Steve Alford is depth. Season outlook

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Jay Bilas @JayBilas

Cop the mid, cop the low, just to style on 'em. My Air Forces, you couldn't walk a mile in 'em. I gotta go to work.

Fran Fraschilla @franfraschilla

Charles Barkley is every bit the superstar as broadcaster as he was as a player. His honesty & insight incredible. No former player close.

Myron Medcalf @MedcalfByESPN

If you're here at Nike EYBL, I wouldn't recommend approaching Calipari. Tourney officials have placed SUV-sized individual nearby as buffer.

Adam Finkelstein @AdamFinkelstein

Mustapha Heron in straight beast mode right now - using both hands, driving through contact, making open shots & passing ball well too.

Myron Medcalf @MedcalfByESPN

John Calipari in Maple Grove, Minn., to watch his son play on The Travelers squad against Wendell Carter and the Georgia Stars.

Myron Medcalf @MedcalfByESPN

Not sure how these AAU kids process instruction from the bench. 10, 11 players per team. 45 coaches. Every coach talking at the same time.