John Gasaway writes that the Pac-12's big three -- Oregon, Arizona and UCLA -- are legitimate threats to succeed in March, regardless of the Pac-12's current reputation. He also handicaps the league's regular-season title race.
John Gasaway looks at Kentucky. It returns just 12 percent of its possession minutes from last season; when Duke won the title, it had returned 64 percent of its possession minutes. If Calipari can win it all here, it'd be historic.