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Louisville

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What's next for Pitino?

ESPN legal analyst Ryan Smith breaks down potential legal avenues for Rick Pitino to recoup lost money after the coach's contract was terminated by Louisville for just cause.

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UGA's Tyree Crump recognizes a former teacher.

Georgia guard Tyree Crump shares how Mr. Johnson, his high school teacher, made a difference in his life.

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Georgia

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Experienced UGA team looking to build on last season.

Lauren Sisler talks to UGA basketball coach Mark Fox about the upcoming season as the Bulldogs move into a tie for first in the SEC Nation cornhole challenge.

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Kentucky

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Calipari talks buzz around Wildcats basketball.

Kentucky head coach John Calipari discusses expectations for this year's team and what it means for Drake to make an appearance at Big Blue Madness.

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Kentucky

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Highlights from Kentucky's Big Blue Madness.

SEC Network recaps the best moments from Big Blue Madness, including an appearance by Drake and inspirational speech from coach John Calipari.

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Kentucky

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Drake hypes up crowd at Big Blue Madness.

Rapper, singer and songwriter Drake follows up Kentucky coach John Calipari's enthusiastic introduction with a speech at Big Blue Madness.

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Rhode Island coach Hurley nails trampoline dunk.

Rhode Island coach Dan Hurley finds a way to pump up his Rams team and fans by launching in the air and throwing down a trampoline dunk.

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Kansas

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Self wants change in system.

Kansas coach Bill Self expresses his opinion that there needs to be change in college basketball's current model.

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Georgia

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Fox confident in team's growth.

Georgia basketball head coach Mark Fox joins The Paul Finebaum Show to discuss the tough SEC schedule and expectations coming into the season.

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Rick Pitino's fall

  • Charles LeClaire/USA TODAY Sports
  • Rick Pitino couldn't avoid trouble forever

    Trouble has followed Rick Pitino nearly from the moment he started as a coach. All along, he said it wasn't him, pushing the blame onto someone else, sidestepping issue after issue to keep his job. That all changed Wednesday.

Holiday tournaments

  • Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire
  • A full guide to holiday hoops tournaments

    The brackets are out for six of college basketball's most recognizable holiday basketball tournaments. Take a look at the matchups and start planning your holiday viewing schedule now.