And they’re off. The thousands of NCAA basketball fans that is. March Madness has officially begun. Just to make things interesting, the Tarheels knocked off Duke to win the ACC Championship and set themseves on the path to the Final Four. But don’t count those Blue Devils out yet. Coach K has a way of winning the big ones.
The Georgetown Hoyas have also gotten off on the right foot by winning the Big East. Can they make a splash in the NCAA Tournament. Maybe, but I don’t think so. Wisconsin, ranked #10, is another team to keep an eye on. While UNC, the Vols, Memphis, and UCLA are currently getting all the attention, this Final Four will be won by a surprise team. That’s my prediction, an upset National Champion. The question is: Who?Eric Drouant