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    FIGHTING IRISH Notre Dame basketball standouts Kyle McAlarney and Ashley Barlow are featured on one of six regional covers for the 2008 <i>Sports Illustrated</i> College Basketball Preview issue, which hits newsstands Wednesday.
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    Notre Dame basketball standouts Kyle McAlarney and Ashley Barlow are featured on one of six regional covers for the 2008 Sports Illustrated College Basketball Preview issue, which hits newsstands Wednesday.
    FIGHTING IRISH

    Nov. 11, 2008

    NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Notre Dame basketball standouts Kyle McAlarney (Staten Island, N.Y.) and Ashley Barlow (Indianapolis, Ind.) will be featured on a regional cover of Sports Illustrated's College Basketball Preview issue that hits the newsstands on Wednesday (Nov. 12).

    McAlarney and Barlow are one of six tandems showcased on the preview issue billed as "DOUBLE TEAM." The issue contains 42 pages of hoops coverage and features men's and women's players on regional covers. In addition to Notre Dame's duo of McAlarney and Barlow, also showcased are Briann January and James Harden of Arizona State, Rashanda McCants and Tyler Hansbrough of North Carolina, Courtney Paris and Blake Griffin of Oklahoma, Shavonte Zellous and DeJuan Blair of Pittsburgh and Maya Moore and Hasheem Thabeet of Connecticut.

    The Irish men are ranked sixth in SI's preseason poll, while the women are 13th.

    Sports Illustrated Men's Top 20
    1. North Carolina
    2. Connecticut
    3. UCLA
    4. Louisville
    5. Purdue
    6. NOTRE DAME
    7. Pittsburgh
    8. Duke
    9. Texas
    10. Tennessee
    11. Memphis
    12. Michigan State
    13. Gonzaga
    14. Georgetown
    15. Marquette
    16. Arizona State
    17. Oklahoma
    18. Davidson
    19. Miami
    20. Villanova

    Sports Illustrated Women's Top 20
    1. Connecticut
    2. Stanford
    3. Oklahoma
    4. North Carolina
    5. Rutgers
    6. Duke
    7. Maryland
    8. Tennessee
    9. Louisville
    10. Texas A&M
    11. California
    12. Oklahoma State
    13. NOTRE DAME
    14. Vanderbilt
    15. Arizona State
    16. Virginia
    17. Pittsburgh
    18. Ohio State
    19. Old Dominion
    20. Texas

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