Ohio State's path to New Orleans was supposed to be easy. Instead, the Buckeyes took a long, detoured route to the Big Easy.
Saturday's game between Ohio State and Syracuse offers a classic contrast -- a football school against a basketball school.
The Sweet 16 still matters, but it's just not as sweet for everyone as it used to be. Once the barometer for success, the regional semifinals are now as much a measure of failure.
Time to break down why it will go well -- or poorly -- for each of the tourney teams.
With just a few more days left to ponder what might be, Dana O'Neil breaks down the top 25 things that she's looking forward to this season.
Only six freshman and sophomore point guards have led their teams to the national title in the past 20-plus years. What will it take for this season's crop of young talented point guards to join that special group?
Get up to speed on the all the players, games and storylines in the East Region.
It's time to hand out report cards for ESPN.com's preseason top 25.
For the first time in the 13-year history of the event, the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic will feature four ranked teams. What do you need to know before the fun begins Thursday night at MSG?