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4th in Big 12

With 12th pick in draft, Bulls would ...

With Robin Lopez being something of a stopgap in the middle, Chad Ford sees Chicago selecting Texas' Jarrett Allen. The 6-foot-10 freshman won't be an immediate replacement but possesses huge upside. Mock Draft 1.0 (Insider)

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Durant carries Team USA to gold medal

Kevin Durant's 24 first-half points led all scorers and lifted the U.S. to a 23-point halftime lead in the gold-medal game. Durant finished with 30 points in the 96-66 rout of Serbia. Team USA saves best for last

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What will Turner do for an encore?

Myles Turner finished eighth in voting for the rookie of the year in 2015-16. Chad Ford rates the 6-foot-11 center from the University of Texas above that in his assessment of second-year NBA players. Top sophs for 2016-17 (Insider)

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15dEamonn Brennan

New faces ready to continue Kansas' Big 12 reign

Kansas owns the Big 12. But Shaka Smart and Texas -- among others -- want to make it a more interesting fight. The Jayhawks' newcomers are ready, but can others add enough to challenge them?

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Jarrett Allen is No. 11 on first Big Board

The Texas freshman averaged 10.6 points and nine rebounds while playing just 24 minutes per game in the FIBA Americas Under-18 Championship. Chad Ford believes he could end up being the first center selected in the NBA draft. Ford's 2017 Big Board (Insider)


Watch: Former college stars play for $2 million

Overseas Elite, a team comprised primarily of former college stars playing professionally in other countries trails underdog Team Colorado 46-36 at halftime in the championship game of The Basketball Tournament. Can Elite make a comeback with $2 million on the line? Live on ESPN/WatchESPN

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Myck Kabongo could earn a big paycheck

The former Texas guard, who earned $25,000 the past couple of years in the NBA's D-League, won $107,000 in last year's TBT. His Overseas Elite team is back in the title game (7 p.m. ET on ESPN) with $2 million on the line. Goodman: Everything you need to know

Drake wears Kentucky gear at Texas, players lose minds (0:24)
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41dJeff Goodman

Big 12 stability: Would Bill Self jump to NBA?

Bill Self has had a great run in Kansas. Would he ever bolt for the NBA? Don't be surprised. Our Big 12 coach stability rankings wonder who else might leave or be pushed.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Some potential scheduling for early-season tournaments: Coaches have confirmed the Hall of Fame matchups Nov. 19-20 at the Mohegan Sun: Duke-Penn State, Cincinnati-URI; CBE Nov. 21-22 in Kansas City with Kansas-UAB, GW-Georgia; The Legends Classic isn't official yet but at least one coach expects it to be Notre Dame-Colorado, Texas-Northwestern Nov. 21-22 in Brooklyn; The 2K Classic in NYC hasn't been announced yet either but the matchups being discussed most were Marquette-Michigan, SMU-Pitt for the Nov. 17-18 games at MSG; The Men Who Speak Up Main Event in Las Vegas Nov. 21-23 has found its fourth team as Saint Louis coach Travis Ford confirmed the Billikens replaced Minnesota to join BYU, Alabama and Valparaiso. The matchups aren't available yet. And Maui Invitational organizer Dave Odom said the Maui bracket will be announced on July 19.

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Will Washington continue to endure?

Conditioning has been the question with P.J. Washington, but lately he's made strides in that department. This is Washington's third Peach Jam; expect his renowned offensive abilities to be on full display. Five players to watch at Peach Jam (Insider)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

No. 29-ranked senior Jeremiah Tilmon tells ESPN he is down to five: Illinois, Michigan State, North Carolina, Texas and Kansas.

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Vote: Best college basketball teams that never were

After 10 years of one-and-done NBA draft prospects, we thought about a world where players stayed in college for three or four years. The would-be rosters are pretty daunting. You pick the best.

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Imagine Aldridge and Durant at Texas

What if the NBA played by the same draft rules as the NFL, and players had to stay at least three years in college? LaMarcus Aldridge and Kevin Durant would have been great together in Austin. What if it was three-and-done?

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84dJoe Lunardi

Behind the bracket: Why Texas and Syracuse are falling

Before the NBA draft deadline, Texas had a strong roster and a solid spot in Joe Lunardi's NCAA tournament forecast. Suddenly things don't look as good for Shaka Smart. Or Syracuse's Jim Boeheim.

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104dJohn Gasaway

How will the Big 12 race play out in 2016-17?

Three Big 12 schools have hired new coaches since the season ended. Will the newcomers be able to shake up the conference's traditional pecking order?

Team Stats

Points Per Game71.3222nd
Rebounds Per Game34.5Tied-265th
Assists Per Game11.5Tied-301st
Points Allowed68.184th

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Tournament History

Final Fours3
Tournament Record35-36
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances33