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The varying states of NCAA tournament Bracketology

Coronavirus concerns have prevented the NCAA from committing to a number of teams for the 2021 men's basketball tournament. ESPN constructed three possible versions of the bracket for a season that could give new meaning to the phrase "on the bubble."

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How the 2021 NCAA tournament bracket could look, plus one more proposal

Joe Lunardi designed 68-, 48- and 16-team versions of the 2021 NCAA tournament brackets.

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PLAYERS TO WATCH

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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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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Big Ten predictions: Is there a true national championship contender in the B1G?

As the countdown to the 2020-21 season continues, ESPN's conference predictions series continues.

ACC predictions: Duke's mega-talented again, UNC's primed to bounce back

As the countdown to the season continues, ESPN's conference predictions series looks at the ACC.

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Kentucky freshman takes off just inside the foul line for windmill jam

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