Tale of the tape
National Championship Matchup: #8 Kentucky Vs. #7 Connecticut
No. 8-seeded Kentucky stunned No. 2-seeded Michigan in the Elite Eight and shut down Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky and the Badgers offense in the Final Four.
Semifinal Matchup: #7 Connecticut Vs. #1 Florida
It was three years ago that Jim Calhoun led the UConn Huskies to the college basketball national championship. That Final Four included two of the teams in this year’s Final Four in UConn and Kentucky
Semifinal Matchup: #8 Kentucky Vs. #2 Wisconsin
Wisconsin—who was overshadowed by other top Big Ten teams in the tournament in Michigan and Michigan State—is now the last man standing and hoping to win it all with the likes of big man, Frank Kaminsky.
Round Of 8 Matchup: #7 Connecticut Vs. #4 Michigan State
Shabazz Napier and DeAndre Daniels of Connecticut were dominating against Iowa State and helped their team elevate to the Elite Eight.
Round Of 8 Matchup: #8 Kentucky Vs. #2 Michigan
Michigan saw its toughest foe yet in the tournament, thus far, with Tennessee in the Sweet 16, but they proved with a barrage of three-point shots and an explosive offense that they were ready.
Round Of 8 Matchup: #11 Dayton Vs. #1 Florida
An 11-seed taking on a one-seed should not be close, but with wins over Ohio State, Syracuse and Stanford, this is a Flyers team that believes they can win.