The Blue Devils lose DeMarcus Nelson (graduation) and Taylor King
(transfer)—and Mike Krzyzewski could tire after coaching the U.S. team in
Beijing—but the nucleus for a Final Four team, including versatile forwards
Kyle Singler and Gerald Henderson, remains.
Junior-to-be forward Tyler Smith has All-America potential, but landing a
five-star recruit—shooting guard Scotty Hopson—on April 1 was huge for the
Vols, who need scoring power after losing seniors Chris Lofton and JaJuan
THE REST OF THE TOP 25: Notre Dame, Michigan State,
Pittsburgh, USC, Ohio State, Syracuse, Memphis, Florida, Kentucky, Texas
A&M, Davidson, Marquette, Villanova, Baylor, Gonzaga.