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College basketball: The Pac-12's best freshmen, transfers and more for 2013-14

Arizona's Sean Miller will contend for Final Four with new arrivals
Arizona's Sean Miller will contend for Final Four with new arrivals

The new faces that will dominate the discussion in the preseason in the Pac-12 may be the new coaches in Los Angeles. In a quiet coaching carousel, UCLA’s Steve Alford and USC’s Andy Enfield were two of the biggest movers.

But they might not be the biggest movers among new faces in the Pac-12.

2013 NCAA Tournament: March Madness Schedule for Saturday

Teams, times, networks, announcers and bits of knowledge to prep for the third day of the Tournament
<p> 2013 NCAA Tournament: March Madness Schedule for Saturday</p>

The NCAA Tournament has moved into the weekend where tickets to the Sweet 16 will be punched. Now that we’re into the Saturday slate of games, hopefully you don't have to sneak away from work to catch the action.

Here’s everything you need to know for Saturday’s slate of games, including the TV schedule, the network, announcers, predictions and bits of knowledge for all eight games to start the weekend.

Daily March Madness Tracker: Statements for Illinois and Syracuse

Illinois and Syracuse regain form, Louisiana Tech and Baylor punch tickets to NIT
<p> Daily March Madness Tracker: Statements for Illinois and Syracuse</p>

Caution employers: Work productivity may be down Thursday and Friday this week and next.

The wild ride continues as college basketball conference tournaments enter their most dramatic phase. Four games in one day in major conferences, championships in the one-bid leagues.

2013 Pac-12 Conference Tournament Preview

UCLA is top seed in Pac-12, but conference had trouble producing a favorite all year
<p> 2013 Pac-12 Conference Tournament Preview</p>

March Madness is just getting started as the college basketball season shifts to the conference tournaments. Titles will be won, NCAA Tournament spots will be clinched or lost all over the country. Here’s what to watch in the Pac-12.