SURPRISE, Ariz. -- For many sports fans, all eyes will turn toward men's college basketball beginning Thursday when the annual tournament to determine a new champion gets underway.
March Madness has become a national phenomenon, largely because of the fun that goes along with predicting the results of the single-elimination tourney. Many members of the Texas Rangers are also college basketball fans, and they shared their thoughts on who they think will end up in the Final Four.
Jim Adduci: Duke, Gonzaga, Indiana, Michigan
Matt Harrison: Duke (hometown team), Gonzaga, Indiana, Kansas
Derek Holland: Michigan, Michigan St., Miami, Ohio St.
Michael Kirkman: Butler, Duke, Florida, Gonzaga
Derek Lowe: Kansas, Louisville, Miami, Ohio St.
David Murphy: Florida, Indiana, Kansas St., Louisville
Mike Olt: Florida, Louisville, Miami, Wisconsin
Nate Robertson: Duke, Georgetown, Miami, Wisconsin
Coty Woods: Kansas, Louisville, Middle Tennessee State Univ. (his alma mater), Marquette