As season looms, step into burning ring of questions

Updated: November 10, 2008, 3:49 PM ET
By Jay Bilas |
Every once in a while, we think we have all of the answers when a season tips off, as if we truly believe we can predict the unpredictable. This season starts off with a lot of question marks and unknowns, and the fun of the season is watching as all of our questions get answered by the play on the floor as the four best teams march toward the Final Four in Detroit. Here are 10 questions I have as the 2009 season gets underway:

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AP Photo/Mark HumphreyRoy Williams and North Carolina will try and exorcise the demons of last year's Final Four against Kansas.

1. What could stand in North Carolina's way?

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