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Tale of the tape

NCAA Tournament

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#8 Kentucky

#7 Connecticut

National Championship Matchup: #8 Kentucky Vs. #7 Connecticut
  1. Louisville v Wichita State Michigan v Syracuse
    NCAA Championship Game: #1 Louisville Vs. #4 Michigan

    Rick Pitino has been here before, after making his 7th Final Four appearance, he’s now in his third go-round in the title game. He’s got plenty of experience on the big stage and he has the Cardinals playing high level basketball at the right time.

  2. Michigan v Kansas Syracuse v Marquette
    NCAA Tournament Championship Weekend: #4 Michigan Vs. #4 Syracuse

    No. 4 Michigan and No. 4 Syracuse square off in Atlanta this weekend with the winner getting a shot to play for the National Title.

  3. Duke v Louisville Wichita State v Ohio State
    NCAA Tournament Championship Weekend: #1 Louisville Vs. #9 Wichita State

    Rick Pitino and No. 1 Louisville take on No. 9 Wichita State in Atlanta this weekend for a shot to play in the National Title game on Monday.

  4. Iowa State v Ohio State Harvard v Arizona
    NCAA Tournament Round Of 16: #2 Ohio State Vs. #6 Arizona

    Thad Matta is one of the more under-appreciated college coaches in Division I. Not only has he been to two Final Fours, but he has the Buckeyes in contention every year. The one year he missed the tourney? They won the NIT.

  5. Colorado State v Louisville Oregon v Saint Louis
    NCAA Tournament Round Of 16: #1 Louisville Vs. #12 Oregon

    Rick Pitino’s long and storied career is well documented, and if Louisville’s trip to the Final Four last year is any indication, the guy has still got it. In this business, there’s scarcely anyone better.