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Early 2014-15 Top 25 College Teams

Quinn Cook; Credit Getty Images

Quinn Cook; Credit Getty Images

By Brian Buckey,

After a thrilling 2013-14 season in college basketball, it’s never too early to look forward to next season. With several impact players yet to make a decision on whether to turn pro or stay in school, this list could easily change in a few weeks. Here is a look at the top 25 for next season:

James McAdoo to Enter the NBA Draft

James McAdoo; Credit Rant Sports

James McAdoo; Credit Rant Sports

By Chris Ramirez,

Chapel Hill, NC  - North Carolina forward James Michael McAdoo announced Thursday that he will forgo his final season of eligibility and declare for the 2014 NBA Draft.

UNC Basketball…Gaining On Your Heels

James McAdoo; Credit Rant Sports

James McAdoo; Credit Rant Sports

By Michael Brinn,

Here we are, the last full week of February technically kicks off “March Madness”. I know the tournament is still a few weeks away, but the water cooler talk has already shifted from Richard Sherman and the Seattle Seahawks to who people are going to pick in their tournament bracket.

Grab your PJ’s

PJ Hairston

PJ Hairston

By Michael Almonte,

Former North Carolina Tar Heel P.J. Hairston has endured some rough times the past several months and it all ended with his dismissal from Chapel Hill after making multiple mistakes and violations.

Hairston missed the first 10 games of the season while the NCAA investigated potential rules violations and UNC announced on Friday December 20th they would not seek his NCAA reinstatement.

During his two years at Chapel Hill, the 6’6 guard averaged 10.0 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 71 games. He shot 38% from the field, 34% behind the arc and 80% from the free-throw line.

Syracuse Beats North Carolina in ACC Play

CJ Fair; Credit - Syracuse

CJ Fair; Credit – Syracuse

By Chris Ramirez

Syracuse,  NY – C.J.  Fair  had 20  points and eight  rebounds as No.  2 Syracuse routed North Carolina, 57-45, on Saturday afternoon. Jerami Grant added 12 points and 12 boards for the Orange, who grabbed 16 offensive rebounds.,