Remember last March, when some college hoops pundits were lamenting the lack of upsets in the early rounds of the Big Dance? Well fear not, fans of chaos. There are plenty of indications the Madness will return in force in a couple of months.
With conference play in full swing, teams are looking for consistency. Yet this week has already featured losses by three top-five squads. With lots of pretty good but few — perhaps no — elite teams across the sport’s landscape, this trend figures to continue. On the plus side, that should make for lots of quality viewing options in the 2020 part of the calendar. Here are a few worthy of attention in this weekend’s Starting Five.
No. 10 Louisville