The new college basketball season begins tonight with the annual 2K Sports Classic, which means the coming months will feature epic upsets, irritating Duke white boys, and awesome facials. But, let's be honest: Most people don't really start paying attention to college ball until March Madness. There is, however, at least one good reason to watch NCAA hoops before the spring...actually, we're giving you 10 good reasons: The 10 Best Freshmen of the 2010-11 College Basketball Season. Everybody loves a new phenom—you know, we get older, they stay the same age—so we've compiled and ranked the hottest blue-chippers from across the nation. Who's the next John Wall? Who will be rocking a Clippers jersey next year? Read on and get familiar.