The college basketball season tips off officially in this area tonight, with many of the local schools playing their first games, including Rutgers, Seton Hall, St. John’s, Fordham and Iona. **Check out the video with Fred Hill, Bobby Gonzalez and Norm Roberts above. **Read today’s feature on rookie guards Mike Rosario of Rutgers and Jordan Theodore of Seton Hall on SNY.tv. **Check out the feature on St. John’s senior forward Anthony Mason Jr. and his relationship with his mother. **And watch Tom Konchalski’s video appraisal of the Big East recruiting classes at Villanova, Rutgers and St. John’s.