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Michigan vs Ohio: Prediction

March 14th, 2012
Michigan

(4) Michigan vs. (13) Ohio: 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 

Indiana vs New Mexico St: Prediction

March 13th, 2012
Cody Zeller led IU with 18 points

(4) Indiana vs. (13) New Mexico State: South Region

 

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Ohio St vs Loyola MD: Prediction

March 12th, 2012
Loyola MD

(2) Ohio State vs. (15) Loyola (Md.): East Region

 

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Wisconsin vs Montana: Prediction

March 12th, 2012
Wisconsin point guard Jordan Taylor

(4) Wisconsin vs. (13) Montana: East Region

 

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Henson's Wrist Will Shape Carolina's Journey: Midwest Region Thoughts

March 12th, 2012
How effective will Henson be?

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How the Midwest Region shakes out will ultimately be determined by the John Henson's left wrist, which he injured on a hard fall in their quarterfinal win over Maryland on Friday. North Carolina has said that the junior big man is ready to go this week, and to be fair it was better to give Henson the two days to heal as opposed to put him at risk to reinjury.

Kentucky's Run to Start in Louisville: South Region Thoughts

March 11th, 2012
Anthony Davis provided another virtuoso performance

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The Kentucky Wildcats, as has been expected for quite some time, is the top overall seed and they will begin their (hopeful) journey to New Orleans on the floor of bitter rival Louisville. That won't be a problem however as Big Blue Nation likely planned months in advance for their first two games being at the KFC Yum! Center.