The wildest NCAA Tournament of the modern era culminates with an 8 seed versus a 7 seed for the championship. Kentucky, a 74-73 winner over Wisconsin on Saturday, will face Connecticut, which upset Florida 64-53.
Some teams have really surprised the country with their recent play
Longtime ACC hoops analyst, Dan Bonner, joins Mac and Jim and immediately mocks their eating habits, then quickly moves on to breaking down the Final Four matchups and the ACC’s lack of presence in the Final 4.
Kentucky, the preseason No. 1 that entered the Big Dance unranked, has reached the Final Four as an eight seed. The Wildcats will face Wisconsin, which upset top seed Arizona in a thriller.
Florida had not been to the Final Four since all those future first-round draft picks were in Gainesville. Wisconsin and coach Bo Ryan had never been.
With 16 teams left in the tournament, any one can win it all. Here are our favorites.
Khris Davis of the Brewers showed his power potential in limited at-bats last season. Can he keep it going?
Uthoff has been critical to Iowa’s resurgence. The Hawkeyes are 15-3 with road losses to Iowa State and Wisconsin and a neutral court loss to Villanova, none by more than four points.
Just like last year I am releasing my entire bracket and picks before the tournament starts for everyone to see how well (or bad) I do.
The fact that the Michigan-Wisconsin game was not the wildest of the weekend tells you something – in this case, that there was a five-overtime game. In a week full of upsets, this weekend was no different. In addition to some of the surprises mentioned below, California won at No. 7 Arizona on Sunday.