TALE OF THE TAPE

  1. (Photo Credit: Joe Robbins, Getty Images) (Photo Credit: Andy Lyons, Getty Images)
    Round Of 32: #1 Kentucky Vs. #8 Cincinnati

    The Kentucky Wildcats are almost always in the NCAA Tournament’s later rounds. This year, they are better than ever, finishing the season undefeated and heavy favorites to win it all.

  2. (Photo Credit: Andy Lyons, Getty Images) (Photo Credit: Andy Lyons, Getty Images
    Round Of 32: #11 UCLA Vs. #14 UAB

    The UAB Blazers came into the NCAA tournament with a head coach who had never been to March Madness leading the way.

  3. (Photo Credit: Stephen Dunn, Getty Images) (Photo Credit: Stephen Dunn, Getty Images)
    Round Of 32: #2 Arizona Vs. #10 Ohio State

    Charles Barkley’s pick to win it all was the Arizona Wildcats, and the No. 1 seed in the Midwest had no trouble knocking off 15-seed Texas Southern in the Round of 64, 93-72.

  4. Jameel McKay #1 of the Iowa State Cyclones  (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images) Tyler Madison #22 of the UAB Blazers (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
    Round Of 64: #3 Iowa State Vs. #14 UAB

    When the Big 12 tournament started, the Iowa State Cyclones had proven to be one of the top teams in the conference.

  5. Delon Wright #55 of the Utah Utes (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images) Thomas Walkup #0 of the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
    Round Of 64: #5 Utah Vs. #12 Stephen F. Austin

    One of the most popular picks for an upset in the Round of 64 in this season’s March Madness NCAA college basketball tournament is the No. 12 vs. No. 5 seed game between the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks and the Utah Utes.

  6. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers mascot (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
    Round Of 64: #1 Wisconsin Vs. #16 Coastal Carolina

    The Wisconsin Badgers and head coach Bo Ryan got the monkey off their backs last year by finally making the Final Four, and now they are a No. 1 seed looking for more than that in 2015.