Preview: Arizona State Sun Devils
The Sun Devils should make the tourney, which is key for the coach
2012-13: 22-13 (9-9 Pac-12) Lost to Baylor, 89-86, NIT Second Round
In-conference offense: 1.01 points per possession (5th)
In-conference defense: 1.01 points per possession (8th)
There hasn't been much to celebrate at Wells Fargo Arena lately, so don't blame the Arizona State program for making a big deal out of Jahii Carson's decision to return for his sophomore season. After a standout freshman campaign, Carson toyed with entering the NBA draft before deciding to withdraw his name. Carson made that announcement at a party-like news conference complete with season-ticket holders in attendance and even a DJ.
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