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COLLEGE BASKETBALLPREVIEW

MEN'S TOP 10

1 N. CAROLINA
2 CONNECTICUT
3 UCLA
4 LOUISVILLE
5 PURDUE
6 NOTRE DAME
7 PITTSBURGH
8 DUKE
9 TEXAS
10 TENNESSEE

WOMEN'S TOP 10

1 CONNECTICUT
2 STANFORD
3 OKLAHOMA
4 N. CAROLINA
5 RUTGERS
6 DUKE
7 MARYLAND
8 TENNESSEE
9 LOUISVILLE
10 TEXAS A&M

IRISH
DOUBLE TEAM

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TOP TEAMS RANKED
PLUS
SCOUTING REPORTS FOR TOP 20 MEN AND WOMEN

HE WINS
SHE WINS
Kyle McAlarney and Ashley Barlow lead Notre Dame

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