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Russ Smith has a perception problem.The Louisville guard has the reputation of a player who takes risks, plays recklessly and takes shots without conscience. All of those statements are true. He’s also awfully good. He led the national...
David Fox
1 year ago
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 This story appears in the 2013-14 Athlon Sports College basketball annual. This year’s edition previews every team in the country and includes everything you need to now to prepare for the upcoming season. The annual is available online...
David Fox
1 year ago
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Lloyd Carr
Only in college football does an NFL general manager, a Heisman winner, a handful of retired sportswriters, disgraced athletic directors and United States Olympic Committee and PGA staffers have a voice in the postseason pairings.With all the...
David Fox
1 year ago
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This preview and more on Purdue and the Big Ten are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Purdue Facts & FiguresLast season: 16-18 (8-10 Big Ten)...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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This preview and more on Iowa and the Big Ten are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Iowa Facts & FiguresLast season: 25-13 (9-9 Big Ten)...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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Derided for its low-scoring games and slow pace of play, Big Ten basketball enjoyed a long-awaited return to must-see college basketball TV last season.While the sport as a whole fell into a scoring slump, two of the best offensive teams in the...
David Fox
1 year ago
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This preview and more on Nebraska and the Big Ten are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Nebraska Facts & FiguresLast season: 15-18 (5-13 Big...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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This preview and more on Indiana and the Big Ten are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Indiana Facts & FiguresLast season: 29-7 (14-4 Big Ten...
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1 year ago
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This preview and more on Missouri and the SEC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Missouri Facts & FiguresLast season: 23-11 (11-7 SEC)...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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This preview and more on LSU and the SEC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.LSU Facts & FiguresLast season: 19-12 (9-9 SEC)Postseason:...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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As the SEC rules college football, the question remains: What happened to this league as a basketball conference?The SEC produced at least five NCAA Tournament teams every season from 1997-2008, but the league matched that only once since then. The...
David Fox
1 year ago
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The Mountain West enjoyed the best season in its history in 2012-13. The fun, though, stopped when New Mexico was crowed MWC tournament champion.The Lobos were on the wrong end of an NCAA Tournament upset to 13th-seeded Harvard. If that wasn’...
David Fox
1 year ago
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This preview and more on Boise State and the Mountain West are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Boise State Facts & FiguresLast season: 21-...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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This preview and more on San Diego State and the Mountain West are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.San Diego State Facts & FiguresLast...
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1 year ago
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This preview and more on Villanova and the Big East are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Villanova Facts & FiguresLast season: 20-14 (10-8...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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This preview and more on Xavier and the Big East are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Xavier Facts & FiguresLast season: 17-14 (9-7 Atlantic...
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1 year ago
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This preview and more on St. John's and the Big East are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.St. John's Facts & FiguresLast season: 17-...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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The new Big East has many of the same teams as the old Big East, but the dynamic of the league will be quite different.First, there’s the sheer size. The Big East has slimmed down from 16 teams at its height to a more manageable 10. The...
David Fox
1 year ago
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This preview and more on Georgetown and the Big East are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Georgetown Facts & FiguresLast season: 25-7 (14-4...
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1 year ago
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Two key announcements turned the fortunes for the Big 12. First, sophomore Marcus Smart elected to return to Oklahoma State even though he could have been a top pick. And just as the Cowboys prepared to be the unquestioned Big 12 favorite, Kansas...
David Fox
1 year ago
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This preview and more on Cincinnati and the American Athletic Conference are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Cincinnati Facts & FiguresLast...
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1 year ago
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As the 2013-14 season begins, Louisville will hope for the same results despite a new look.Of course, one new look will be the surroundings of Memphis, Temple and a pair of Texas schools replacing the old Big East. The other new look will be at key...
David Fox
1 year ago
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This preview and more on Iowa State and the Big 12 are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Iowa State Facts & FiguresLast season: 23-12 (11-7...
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1 year ago
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This preview and more on Virginia and the ACC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Virginia Facts & FiguresLast season: 23-12 (11-7 ACC)...
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1 year ago
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This preview and more on Pittsburgh and the ACC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Pittsburgh Facts & FiguresLast season: 24-9 (12-6 Big...
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1 year ago

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