The new year brings conference play

Happy 2013.

Odyssey Sims and Baylor are ready for Big 12 play.

Undefeated Colorado is ready for the Pac-12.

Wisconsin senior guard Taylor Wurtz has to have back surgery, and will redshirt.

Purdue and Notre Dame could be strangers soon, as they won’t play one another for the next two seasons.

There is no timetable for the return of UConn’s Kiah Stokes.