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Poll: Which Surprise Team Has Best Chance of Advancing to Elite 8?

March 19th, 2012

Florida vs Norfolk St: Prediction

March 17th, 2012
Patric Young was the difference for Florida

(7) Florida vs. (15) Norfolk State: West Region

 

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Wisconsin vs Vanderbilt: Prediction

March 16th, 2012
Wisconsin point guard Jordan Taylor

(4) Wisconsin vs. (5) Vanderbilt: East Region

 

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Kentucky vs Iowa St: Prediction

March 16th, 2012
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was one of the standouts for UK

(1) Kentucky vs. (8) Iowa State: South Region

 

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Friday's NCAA Tournament Games to Watch

March 16th, 2012
Doug McDermott won MVC Player of the Year

After an "opening" day that went mostly according to form, the hope of many is that Friday's slate provides some upsets. And with some of the matchups providing a nice contrast in styles as well as talented players on mid-major squads who may not be household names just yet, there's a good chance that an upset does happen. Here's the schedule for today along with a game from each site that you should keep track of. 

Columbus: (8) Memphis vs. (9) Saint Louis
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Florida vs Virginia: Prediction

March 14th, 2012

(7) Florida vs. (10) Virginia: West Region

 

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Kentucky vs WKU: Prediction

March 14th, 2012
Kentucky forward Terrence Jones

(1) Kentucky vs. (16) Western Kentucky: South Region

 

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Creighton vs Alabama: Prediction

March 14th, 2012
Doug McDermott won MVC Player of the Year

(8) Creighton vs. (9) Alabama: Midwest Region

 

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NCAA Tournament Preview: Frontcourts to Watch

March 13th, 2012
Anthony Davis provided another virtuoso performanceWhile you definitely need guards to win a national title big men are very important in their own right. Whether a team has projected lottery picks or guys who have been solid throughout their careers, a team has to be able to hold their own in the paint. If not a tournament experience that can last two or three weeks gets derailed far sooner. Here are some front courts you'll need to know this week.

South Region

NCAA Tournament Preview: Backcourts to Watch

March 13th, 2012

It's stated all the time this season. Guard play makes all the difference in the NCAA tournament, and to be honest it's hard to argue with that statement. So who are some of the top guard groups in this year's field? Here are 12 below along with a few superlatives. Not all of the usual suspects make the list, but try not to automatically dismiss the less heralded names either. 

South Region