#96 Nebraska Cornhuskers: College Basketball 111 in 111

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Welcome to The Sports Bank’s second annual college basketball season preview series.  Last year we looked at 99 teams in 99 days.  This year, we are being slightly more aggressive and expanding to 111 teams in 111 days.  We will rank the 74 power conference teams and top 37 mid-majors in reverse power ranking order.  We’ll break down rosters, non-conference schedules, and pick a player to watch for each team.

The Nebraska Cornhuskers move to the Big Ten was clearly to up-grade the level of football in the conference since the basketball program has been mediocre at best throughout the past, oh… 110 years.  Despite being competitive in the Big 12 last season, Doc Sadler‘s team figures to struggle in their inaugural year in the Big Ten.

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99 in 99: #90 LSU Tigers

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In doing my 99 team college basketball previews in 99 days, I got to thinking (which is always a dangerous thing)… I bet I will be able to name 1,000 college hoops players before the season starts.  Anyone want to challenge me?

The Sports Bank’s “99 in 99” countdown ranks the 72 power conference teams and top 27 mid-majors in reverse power rankings order, and will lead right up to the start of the season.  LSU comes in at #91 and appears to be in for another season of struggles.  Click here if you missed teams #91-#99.

By: David Kay
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