Before the games begin, how about just one more projection? Here is one shot through a computer, which results in programs that you are not expecting in the Final Four.
By making a few alterations to the NCAA Tournament, we can restore the relevancy of the regular season, keep the excitement of the Big Dance, and ensure that we get to enjoy college basketball at its highest level at the end of the year.
Tubby Smith is a legendary coach, a good recruiter, and a decent person. But his time in Minnesota should come to an end.
While it’s way too early (and probably too foolish) to try to attach projected seeds to the teams, here’s a look league-by-league at who I like to make the field of 68.
In advance of the Kentucky-Louisville showdown in the Final Four, Andy Bottoms looks back at the series history between the two schools, which isn’t as extensive as you might assume.