South Carolina is No. 1 in the AP Top 25 preseason women's basketball poll for the second consecutive year, receiving 14 of the 29 first-place votes from a national media panel. UConn received 10 first-place ballots and was No. 2.
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- S.C. atop AP preseason women's Top 25 again
- Nova men, S.C. women among Jimmy V fields
- Maryland to allow full capacity at home games
- Maryland's Frese is AP women's coach of year
Tennessee will face Texas Tech, and Syracuse will meet former rival Villanova in the men's pairings announced for the Jimmy V Classic, while South Carolina-Maryland and Louisville-Kentucky games comprise the women's field.
Maryland will allow full seating capacity for the 2021-22 season at home games, though all fans over the age of 5 regardless of vaccination status will be required to wear masks at indoor arenas and "crowded outdoor venues."
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