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O'Neil: Notice is only the beginning for UNC

The notice of allegations North Carolina received Friday is only the first in a series of steps, and it could cast a shadow over the program well into next season.

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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.

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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.

3-Point Shot: Tasks for new coaches (3:04)
3-Point Shot: Delayed draft deadline? (3:03)


Looking ahead: Oregon

A talented recruiting class should help the Ducks compete in the Pac-12, a league that doesn't appear to have a clear favorite, finish in the top tier and return to the NCAA tournament. Capable of more?

Adam Finkelstein @AdamFinkelstein

Saw Josh Jackson, Markelle Fultz, Tre Duval & Kameron McGutsy yesterday at UAA. Sid Wilson, Brandon Childress & Myles Came also stood out.

Jeff Goodman @GoodmanESPN

Shabazz Muhammad's brother, Rashad, is transferring from San Jose State, sources told ESPN. Sophomore averaged 13.9 ppg this past season.

Jay Bilas @JayBilas

Tell you one thing I've learned about life, keep moving. Drunk a whole half gallon last night, I'm ruined. I gotta go to work.

Okafor vs. Dog

Jahlil Okafor showed off his ball-handling skills by playing keepaway with a dog. Quite frankly, we're impressed with the dog's ability to cut off the driving lane.


Jeff Goodman @GoodmanESPN

Nevada has added Brown transfer Leland King -- sophomore forward who averaged 14.6 points and 7.8 boards.

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Charlotte transfer Torin Dorn told ESPN will visit Miami June 3. Also looking at Florida, NC St, Texas. Charlotte blocked transfer to Tenn.

Looking ahead: Arizona

The real definition of elite, especially in this era of turnover, is what happens to a team when its roster is depleted by early defections and graduations. Does it crumble or reload? Arizona is reloading. O'Neil: Solid recruiting class

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UNC receives notice of allegations

The university announced today that it received a notice of allegations from the NCAA as the next phase in its investigation of academic irregularities and possible bylaw infractions. "We will carefully evaluate them to respond within the NCAA's 90-day deadline," said chancellor Carol L. Folt and athletic director Bubba Cunningham.

Notice of allegations is tip of iceberg

Dana O'Neil writes that if Roy Williams thinks the upcoming season will be an escape from the NCAA cloud hanging over the North Carolina program, he's likely mistaken. This is only the beginning

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Kansas now a possibility for top transfer

With Sterling Gibbs going to UConn, Johnathan Williams III of Missouri ranks as the most attractive "free agent" looking to transfer. He's considering Gonzaga, Michigan State, Georgetown, SMU and Kansas. Top 10 uncommitted transfers

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Jeff Borzello @jeffborzello

Thon Maker's guardian tells ESPN that they're in most contact with Indiana and Arizona State. Won't enroll in college until at least Dec.