The impact of early departures to the NBA and seniors graduating is felt by many college basketball programs every year.
Some programs have the ability to simply reload. Others have to rebuild.
Whether it's an incoming recruit, a transfer from another school or a player on the current roster who is expected to assume a greater role, each season provides the opportunity to fill a void left by the departure of someone else.
As we look ahead to the 2013-14 season, here are 10 college basketball players with the biggest shoes to fill.