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    • Five-minute season preview: Big East
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      Five-minute season preview: Big East

      Kris Jenkins and Villanova hope to repeat as both Big East and national champs. (AP) Yahoo Sports will break down the top 10 leagues for the upcoming college basketball season working backward from No. 10 to No. 1. Here’s a look at our No. 5 league, the

    • College Basketball’s Best Off-Guards

      College Basketball’s Best Off-Guards

      The off-guard spot is the weakest position in college basketball this season. For comparison’s sake, the No. 20 lead guard in the list we released yesterday was Davidson’s Jack Gibbs, who ranked 62nd in our top 100 players list. For off-guards, only 16 were ranked in our top 100, meaning the final four in this list didn’t crack that list. Why is this the case? Is it because the best scoring guards in basketball are trying to mold themselves after the likes of Russell Westbrook, John Wall and Derrick Rose as opposed to, say, Kobe? Is it because the emphasis on court-spacing has turned the off-guard spot into a spot-up shooter’s role? Or is this just a random year where the two-guards just aren’t

    • Mark Turgeon receives an extension from Maryland

      Mark Turgeon receives an extension from Maryland

      The University of Maryland announced on Thursday that Mark Turgeon’s contract would be extended through the 2022-23 season. This adds four years to his previous deal. Turgeon is entering his sixth season at Maryland. “I want to thank President [Wallace] Loh and [Director of Athletics] Kevin Anderson for their continued commitment and support of our program,” Turgeon said in a statement. “I am in this position because of the talented coaches and student-athletes that I have had the opportunity to work with over the past five years. Their commitment to our program is why Maryland Basketball continues to have an exciting and bright future.” Once on the hot seat, Turgeon has gotten the Terrapins