The NCAA announced Wednesday that three of this year's Final Four participants -- Butler, Michigan State and West Virginia -- finished among the top 10 percent of men's basketball teams on this year's Academic Progress Rate.
From the April 5, 2010 issue of ESPN The Magazine: Ryan McGee on the final possession in NCAA tournament games -- the classics, how you diagram it, where the fear lies, who needs the ball, who needs to sweat it out, and more.
Joe Lunardi goes a bit deeper into his newest Bracketology, looking at the plummets of UNC and UConn as well as the rises of South Carolina, Cornell, New Mexico, Vandy and Charlotte. Uh, Ole Miss? That's not as good.