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Exciting doesn't equal good for NCAAs

Too many teams and too few good players have watered down March Madness

Originally Published: March 15, 2011
By Michael Wilbon | ESPN.com

Luckily for the people who are trying their best to screw it up, college basketball, like professional football, is bulletproof. No amount of bungling, apparently, will make the NCAA men's basketball tournament anything less than irresistible. They can put the wrong teams in (VCU, UAB, USC, Illinois) and keep the right teams out (Virginia Tech, Colorado, Harvard) and the masses keep smiling as they fill out their brackets.

Every year we become further removed from a time when the ...

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