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Best College Basketball Towns

It's basketball season! These college towns can be great places to visit -- full of spirit and history -- especially this time of year.

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University of Arizona - Tucson, AZ
In Tucson, AZ, the university's athletics teams were nicknamed the "wildcats" after the LA Times praised Arizona for showing "the fight of wildcats" in a 1914 football game against Occidental College. The image stuck as the school's official mascot.

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