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2021 Schedule
0-1, 1st in Pac-12
UCLA's Campbell sets up Riley for easy dunk (0:22)
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2dRyan McGee

McGee: A long overdue welcome back to you, college basketball

College basketball was one of the first sports canceled in March. Since then, the sport and its players have seen nearly every league at every level return. Now, it's finally time for college basketball's return.

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Courtside: The guys look ahead to the first week of college hoops, preview the Big Ten and Pac-12, and talk to Rutgers' Steve Pikiell

Greenberg and Dakich tip off the podcast discussing the silliness of Bruce Pearl’s self-imposed sanctions, if the NCAA will close its investigation of LSU this season, why it’s not a big deal if games are being canceled and which matchups they’re excited to watch the first week of the season. Later, the guys preview the Big Ten and Pac-12 (18:45). And finally, they talk to Rutgers head coach Steve Pikiell (43:33).

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64dJeff Borzello

Pac-12 gives hoops go-ahead for Nov. 25 start

The Pac-12 announced Thursday that the conference's men's and women's basketball teams could begin their seasons on Nov. 25, the same day as the rest of the country.

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93dMark Schlabach

UCLA sues Under Armour over sponsorship deal

UCLA sued Under Armour in federal court on Wednesday, alleging it terminated its $280 million sponsorship agreement with the Bruins not because of the pandemic but because the massive deal was too costly for the financially troubled apparel company.

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Courtside: UCLA head coach Mick Cronin talks about what went through his mind when the Pac-12 announced no sports until January 1

Seth and Dan convene following the postponement of the Big 10 and Pac-12 football seasons to ponder what’s next for sports in these conferences, including college basketball. Then, UCLA head coach Mick Cronin stops by to discuss his first reaction when he got the call from the Pac-12 that there won’t be any sports until January 1, why he’s confident basketball will be played, what his players are going to do this fall, what’s up with recruiting under these circumstances and the push for to dismantle amateurism (10:12). Later, the guys breakdown Dan’s pepperoni-crab-imitation sandwich (41:34).

Team Stats

Points Per Game58.0Tied-186th
Rebounds Per Game28.0Tied-195th
Assists Per Game10.0Tied-154th
Points Allowed73.0

Tournament History

Final Fours18
Tournament Record105-41
Championship Seasons1964, 1965, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1995
Tournament Appearances48