NCAA tournament at 75: The top teams
The NCAA tournament packs a wallop annually, and sometimes it even gloriously and perfectly comes together, the magical moment creating the national title. When you get Lorenzo Charles in 1983 or Keith Smart in 1987 or Mario Chalmers in 2008, you get karmic basketball bliss.
And sometimes the moment ultimately begets the champion. If Tyus Edney doesn't go coast-to-coast to beat Missouri in the second round, UCLA doesn't win the national championship in 1995.
But when it ...
Read full story