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All eyes are on Howard as it begins season with star recruit Makur Maker

Coach Kenny Blakeney tries to temper expectations as team begins rebuilding process

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Bassey dunks right out of his shoe in Western Kentucky's win over Memphis

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Coach Cal is in midseason news conference form already

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THE SEASON AHEAD

2020-21 preview: Preseason picks, rankings, complete coverage

The countdown to the 2020-21 college basketball season has begun. Your preparation begins right here.

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Dick Vitale's 2020-21 college basketball players to watch -- and more

Dick Vitale identifies some of his favorite players in college basketball, from his top diaper dandy to his No. 1 dipsy-doo dunkeroo.

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Previewing the biggest names in college basketball

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