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Daily Round Up: June 29, 2017

NCAA President Mark Emmert News Conference Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Which position group will make the most progress in 2017?

There is a lot of drama going on for Texas basketball recruit Mo Bamba.

A day less than five weeks after McDonald's All-American Mohamed Bamba announced that he was committing to the University of Texas, his estranged half-brother Ibrahim "Abe" Johnson mounted a series of public attacks via the platform of Facebook, culminating in a twenty-two minute poolside video rant against both Bamba and his long-time mentor Greer Love. In the lengthy diatribe, Johnson salaciously accuses his half-brother of committing NCAA violations with his mentor Love.

Texas does not seem concerned about the allegations so move along, nothing to see here.

The Texas-USC game made Yahoo Sports list of top non-conference games.

Good times. Remember when the Big 12 was going to expand? Maybe 2023 will be our year?

Garrett Gilbert. Don’t let that Elite 11 status fool you.

247Sports looked at the 210 Elite 11 members since the event started in 1999 – excluding the 2017 group – and the results point to a crapshoot when it comes to utilizing the honor as a predictor for future success.

Tom Herman’s house in Houston has finally sold.

Ouch. Ed Orgeron is far from the best coach in the SEC.