We look forward to big things in basketball this year, but we didn't expect the MSM to be jumping on the bandwagon this early. Admittedly, it's August, and we're only listed number 20, but still, it's nice to be able to actually seriously talk about being one of the better teams. Unlike, well, you know.
According to Katz, Aflalo and Farmer give the Bruins a "top backcourt," and Howland landed a "solid recruiting class." The top rationale is the guard play, but Katz considers post play a "red flag."
Also, Stanford is ranked 12, Washington is 37, and Cal is 42.
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