Conference realignment has had a major impact on college sports over the past few years.
Despite college football receiving the bulk of the media attention, many new conferences will also have a new look when the 2013-14 college basketball season begins.
How has realignment affected the balance of power among the conferences? Are certain conferences climbing the ladder with new members while others take a step back and deal with attrition?
The following list is a power ranking of the top conferences as we enter the 2013-14 season.