March Madness: Midwest Region quick hits

NCAA Tournament: Kentucky is the heavy favorite to not only win the Midwest, but take it all. Who stands the best chance of shredding the Wildcats’ ticket to Indianapolis?

By Greg DePalma, PSN Executive Producer

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Eventual Champion


  • Kentucky vs. Notre Dame
  • (Alternate: Wichita State over Kentucky)

Regional Semis

Final 4 Bracket Busters

  • Buffalo

Top regional futures

  • Maryland , 33-1
  • Texas , 25-1 

5 Star Generals

  • John Calipari , Kentucky
  • Bob Huggins , West Virginia
  • Gregg Marshall , Wichita State
  • Bill Self , Kansas

Prime-time Players

  • Jerian Grant, Notre Dame
  • Aaron Harrison , Kentucky
  • Juwan Staten, West Virginia
  • Fred Van Vleet, Wichita State
  • Dez Wells, Maryland 

Key injuries/suspensions

  • Cliff Alexander , Kansas