Texas PG Myck Kabongo and Virginia Tech SF Dorian Finney-Smith are expected to impact the college game quickly.
Not only will 2011's top players be in the NBA by 2014, some will already be stars.
Here's a look at what each team in the East region is losing after this year, what kind of recruiting class they're bringing in and what it means to their hopes of making future NCAA tournaments.
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Austin Rivers, James McAdoo highlight McDonald's All-Americans for East and West squads.
There are five likely favorites for Terrence Ross, and he would be a good fit at any of them.
Terrence Jones, one of the nation's most versatile forwards, has narrowed his list. ESPN Recruiting examines how he would fit at five schools he is considering.
There are three likely favorites for C.J. Leslie and he would be a good fit at any of them.
There are five likley favorites for Brandon Knight and he would be a good fit at any of them.
There are four likely favorites for Josh Selby and he would be a good fit at any of them.