Greg DePalma and PSN contributors Scott Zolotorow and Jamal Murphy begin their preseason analysis of every major and mid-major conference, starting with an American Athletic Conference where newly admitted Wichita State is favored. Meanwhile, Rhode Island is the clear favorite in the Atlantic 10 – possibly even a Sweet Sixteen team at the end.
Greg DePalma looks at the night ahead in college basketball, where Marquette and Xavier square off in a game to keep pace with the Big East‘s top tier and the Atlantic 10 crown could be settled when Dayton and Virginia Commonwealth clash in a battle of the league’s top two.
Chris Bennett, college basketball writer at RotoWire.com, joins Greg DePalma to look at likely NCAA Tournament bubble teams as the season enters its final month. Of note this week: The ACC, where Duke has fallen out of the Top 25 for the first time since 2008, and Atlantic 10 conferences.