It's the single greatest creation in American sports: 68 college basketball teams duking it out across the country to determine a National Champion. From face-painting freshmen to the guy in the office who makes pool picks based on team colors, everyone gets involved in March Madness. But not everyone wants to pore over a season worth of game footage to figure out what games and which players are worth watching. A little catch up may be in order.
With so many schools, sorting through the potential stars can be tough. There are the NBA Lottery guys the draftniks will be watching, the college heroes looking to move their programs forward, and all those hard working guards. It's a lot to figure out. That's why we put together the definitive list of must-see talent.
Andrew Wiggins, Kansas
Before stepping foot on campus in Lawrence, Wiggins' talent had already tantalized NBA fans to the point many hoped their teams would tank their current season just for a shot at drafting him. The results haven't quite matched the absurdly intense preseason hype, but with teammate and potential #1 pick Joel Embiid certain to miss at least the first week of the tourney, the 6'8" scoring machine out of Toronto will have to dominate for KU to advance. "Maple Jordan" will be the single biggest name in March Madness regardless of whether he dominates or disappoints.
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