They're one of the biggest teams in the country but struggle mightily offensively, as they rank 285th in three-point percentage, 231st in turnover percentage, 165th in effective field goal percentage, and 71st in adjusted offensive efficiency. He is one of just 14 players in the country that is now averaging at least 15.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 1.5 steals per game. "If we beat Providence we get to play North Carolina".
In the end, however, this game will be close and come down grit, resiliency, and toughness. Jay Wright will get his second national championship in three seasons.
"I think Louisville is a heck of a team, it's so hard", Bennett said.
Anyways, this has more to do with TCU being susceptible to an upset than anything else. Point guard Collin Sexton, the SEC co-freshman of the year, is rated the No. 8 prospect for this year's NBA Draft by ESPN.
The Musketeers will likely face the victor of No. 8 seed Missouri and No. 9 seed Florida State as the Tigers will be a team to watch thanks to the status of star freshman Michael Porter Jr.
If Michigan wins, they could face an underrated No. 6 seed in Houston.
This is Tennessee's 21st all-time NCAA Tournament appearance and its first since 2014, when it advanced to its seventh Sweet Sixteen.
If the Vols win they play again Saturday against the victor of #6 Miami and #11 Loyola-Chicago. They proved they can do more than just hold the other side.
The guard enters the NCAA tournament averaging 17.3 points and 7.5 assists per game with an effort that goes well beyond his numbers.
For Syracuse to repeat that performance they will have to go through some tough teams.
The shine has worn off since the start of the season, especially with Oklahoma losing six straight games in February. "There were guys on our roster that watched [the Wisconsin game from the bench] and guys on our roster that lost [that game] a year ago". UT finished 19-14 overall, 8-10 in Big 12 play.
Behind Blueitt, Xavier reached the program's highest ranking at No. 3 in the AP Top 25 and set a school record for conference victories with 15 on the way to the Big East regular-season title.
Be sure to follow along with FanSided for all of the 2018 NCAA Tournament action! "This is special. It hasn't played out exactly the way I thought it would this year, but the main thing is that this team fought through adversity and won when it had to win".
It was a way of acknowledging that March Madness actually began early.
History suggests that a Michigan State-Duke matchup in Omaha would be bad news for the Spartans.
Arizona's Rawle Alkins dunks over Southern California's Elijah Stewart during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game for the Pac-12 men's tournament championship Saturday, March 10, 2018, in Las Vegas.