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.
Scottie Wilbekin, Florida
This wasn't the best season for SEC hoops, but the Gators still ran the regular season table, losing twice in 31 games and rising to the top of the national polls. They're a senior-dominated squad with scads of tourney experience, fronted by the SEC Player of the Year in Wilbekin. He led the Gators in assists and steals, despite serving a team suspension for the first five games of the year and his perimeter defense is unparalleled. When Florida needs a clutch play, Wilbekin gets the ball.
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