The Arizona Wildcats' video crew has put together another well-produced product that might get you in the mood for the season: A four-plus-minute history of great men's basketball plays and moments from inside the arena. It's shown above.
Arizona's media guide has been posted in PDF form if you haven't seen it. Because media guides are no longer sent to recruits, it is mostly factual, with bios, stats, records and other history.
CBS' Doug Gottlieb doubts whether Aaron Gordon can play small forward but still likes the Wildcats to win the Pac-12, as he discusses in this video.
Former UCLA big man Josh Smith received the best news possible from the NCAA: He's eligible to play immediately at Georgetown and will have two years of eligibility remaining. He may have finally gotten a grip on weight issues, too.
Gary Parrish found the decision baffling.