The Acc won the Challenge against the Big Ten 9 games to 5, but Indiana got the most important win of the tournament against North Carolina.
Duke's Frank Jackson, UK's De'Aron Fox and UCLA's Lonzo Ball already left their mark, but others a disappointing season opener. Here is a recap, with plenty of exclusive videos from the first week.
The Cardinals will have Mathiang returning from injury and will rely on Snider's leadership, Mitchell's scoring and Pitino's wizardy, who is considering to increase the pace and force more turnovers than usual.
Every year we see top freshmen having disappointing seasons, only to come back for their sophomore year more determined than ever to prove their worth.