Purdue won in the Sweet 16 despite a bevy of early turnovers. The Boilers won't be so lucky against top-seeded North Carolina in the Elite Eight.
North Carolina's an athletic mismatch for George Washington, while Purdue might have too much Katie Gearlds for Georgia.
From the best first-round game to the most underated player, here's how the regional shapes up heading into the first round.
Georgia topped Texas last November. This time around, the backcourt battle will again determine who reaches the Sweet 16.
Mark French and UCSB shouldn't be counted out vs. UConn yet, writes Nancy Lieberman.
Georgia's quick guards could pose problems for Purdue, writes Nancy Lieberman.
National notoriety and a first trip to the Elite Eight are on the line when BC battles Minnesota.
ESPN analyst Nancy Lieberman expects Duke-La. Tech to be the best game in the Sweet 16.
Utah isn't ranked. But maybe it should be. And maybe no one should overlook these Utes come March.
What do UConn, Tennessee and Duke have in common? All play great defense ... and all are still playing.
The ESPN analyst expects one Big East team to reach the Elite Eight. But is it UConn?
The ESPN analyst expects to see some of the Sweet 16's best games played out West.
The ESPN analyst expects the higher seeds to win, but says to be wary of the Lobos.
The ESPN analyst picks Tennessee and Villanova to clash in the Elite Eight.
The ESPN analyst breaks down the round of 16.