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Fraschilla: How returning players can improve

Players like Oklahoma's Buddy Hield and Maryland's Melo Trimble could have entered the 2015 NBA draft but opted to return to school. How can they up their 2016 draft stock?

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Goodman: Complete guide to summer trips

Jeff Goodman looks at every Division I team taking a foreign trip this summer, including the Kansas Jayhawks and several other title contenders.

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Looking Ahead: Arizona State Sun Devils

Can new coach Bobby Hurley, with his impressive basketball pedigree, turn around an Arizona State Sun Devils program stuck in mediocrity?

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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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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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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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Calipari & Johnson: V Throw Challenge

Avery Johnson and John Calipari participated in the V Throw Challenge -- and put Anthony Davis and Gregg Popovich, among others, on notice.

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Teams ineligible for postseason due to APR this season: Alcorn State, Florida A&M, Stetson and Central Arkansas.

Kevin Pelton @kpelton

As compared to past years, doesn't seem to be a ton of statistical consenus about sleepers this year, with Delon Wright a notable exception.

Looking ahead: Arizona State

Can new coach Bobby Hurley, with his impressive basketball pedigree, turn around a Sun Devils program stuck in mediocrity? He's certainly qualified

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Jay Bilas @JayBilas

Yeah, the first day of class. All you gotta do is stack cash to pass. I gotta go to work.