Death, taxes and reports of college basketball players getting into the best shape of their lives over the summer.
There aren't many things in this world we can count on, but those are three of the big ones.
See for yourself. Pick virtually any noteworthy team in the country, do enough searching around the Internet, and you'll inevitably find a story or 20 about a player poised for a huge season because he either gained or lost a bunch of weight and added something to his offensive arsenal.
If the stories aren't there yet, they sure will be by mid-October.
You certainly can't believe every story you read, but these are the eight players with offseason transformations that should have the biggest impact on the 2014-15 college basketball landscape.