While college football dominates the spotlight, college basketball's top teams are gearing up for the start of the 2013-14 season—even the ones who are wishing it were further away. Some leading contenders have been getting unfortunate news about injuries or eligibility (not to mention matchups in their preseason tournaments), while others are having a much more enjoyable offseason.
The Florida Gators are firmly in the former category, and not just because of the uncertainty surrounding veteran point guard Scottie Wilbekin. One of Billy Donovan's top recruits has been ruled ineligible for the fall semester, hurting Florida's chances of matching last year's red-hot start.
Read on for more on the Gators' academic woes, along with the latest changes in fortune for the rest of the 20 best teams from our latest set of preseason rankings.