What's the ideal Final Four team?
Every year, as we sort through the NCAA tournament bracket -- justifying selections and dismissing our putative losers -- we talk a lot about what it takes to win in the Big Dance, about what a team needs to have to make it to the Final Four.
There are tangible recommendations. Defense. Rebounding. Good guard play. (That's a big one. Guards are popular, and for good reason.) We also, of course, hear about intangibles. Toughness. Intensity. Focus. Experience. Will.
And we also hear ...
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