Several college basketball programs' fortunes will rise or fall on the play of new faces in 2020-21. Here are the players most under the microscope.
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/5W 85-50
- 11/9L 71-62
- 11/12L 64-56
- 11/15L 73-69
- 11/21W 82-57
- 11/24W 79-56
- 11/29L 73-68
- 12/2W 78-60
- 12/9L 72-52
- 12/153W 84-71
- 12/21W 86-66
- 12/28W 89-62
- 1/2L 83-78
- 1/5W 77-68
- 1/98L 74-58
- 1/1219W 75-67
- 1/15W 75-69
- 1/19L 64-56
- 1/23W 62-59
- 1/2611L 70-52
- 1/3019L 59-51
- 2/5W 70-52
- 2/822L 83-77
- 2/1621L 58-55
- 2/19L 68-56
- 2/23W 83-57
- 2/269L 74-73
- 3/1L 71-69
- 3/4L 72-67
- 3/8W 107-75
- 3/11W 74-57
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Minnesota sports columnist and radio personality Sid Hartman, an old-school home team booster who once ran the NBA's Minneapolis Lakers and achieved nearly as much celebrity as some of the athletes he covered, died Sunday. He was 100.
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