Terance Mann was a star in Florida State’s win over Gonzaga in the Sweet 16 (18 points), and he’s one of the young pieces Leonard Hamilton returns next season.
The Seminoles had few bad losses in 2017-18 and finished 9-9 in a strong ACC. The NCAA could give Phil Cofer (12.8 PPG) another season of eligibility after he missed the bulk of the 2015-16 season to injury.
Oregon will have the kind of lengthy athletes that carried the Ducks to the Final Four in 2017. This year’s team never found that rhythm. Bol could turn this program into a Pac-12 power and NCAA tournament squad again.
To remain ranked this high, the Orange will need Tyus Battle — a projected late first-round pick — to announce his return. The sophomore was Syracuse’s leading scorer (19.2 PPG) and has not signed with an agent.
Oshae Brissett (14.9 PPG, 8.8 RPG) is officially back, as is Cheap Baseball Jerseys China Frank Howard, so if Battle returns, Jim Boeheim will have the personnel to build upon last season’s Sweet 16 finish. Five-star prospect Darius Bazley chose to turn pro and enter the NBA’s G League, but Boeheim is Boeheim. Syracuse will figure it out.
The Giants are hoping to squeeze more respectable play Cheap China Jerseys out of Manning before he retires, trusting in his past spikes and giving him more of a running game and defense on which to lean. There’s no clear successor in New York for now, but Lauletta could push Webb and get closer to that status.
Leftwich started in the fourth game of his rookie season after the Jaguars’ best-ever franchise passer, Mark Brunell, was benched midway through the third game.
There was no real marked improvement in Leftwich’s four seasons in Jacksonville, derailed by a couple troublesome ankle injuries. He became a solid backup in Pittsburgh for a few years, but Leftwich failed as high first-round starter. He never recovered from getting close to the flame too early.
Boller got the chance to play right away as a rookie, as Baltimore had few other viable options. He got in nine starts before injuring his thigh. He needed to pick up his tenth opportunity during his second season, in which he started every game.