Gonzaga, led by Adam Morrison (pictured at right), has become a perennial force, and is only associated with mid-majors because it resides in the West Coast Conference. Nevada aspires to join Gonzaga in that regard. But there are plenty of others who can - and will - sneak up on some major program and take them down in the Big Dance four months from now. Last season, it was Bucknell and Vermont that pulled off the biggest first-round shockers.
Which mid-major that made the tourney last season will make even more noise this time around? Who is the best mid-major player? And which conference is the king of the mid-majors? Tell us what you think.