We are down to four teams vying for the 2018 NCAA Tournament championship - four completely different teams that got to this point in four different ways. While each team is talented in many areas, both Kansas and Villanova rely heavily on their star power on the perimeter.
Final Four: No. 1 Kansas Jayhawks (31-7) vs. The Huskies are undefeated again after knocking out defending national champion SC in the Albany Region final.
You could argue all of those teams were more talented than this one.
Louisville has had its own special season, winning the Atlantic Coast Conference regular-season and tournament titles for the first time in school history.
In the next two slides, we will look at how the two teams compare in rankings and how Kansas can beat Villanova for a chance to win the Championship.
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The Ramblers of Loyola-Chicago might not feel like such underdogs at the Final Four while they're rolling around in their custom-painted bus. Just playing for it is an honor.
"It was reminder to me every day of my energy, my passion, of getting this thing going, and I haven't let up", Moser said. "You have to be able to adjust and the fact that we have had experience doing that is important". With per game averages of 19.2 points on 51.7 percent shooting and 4.6 assists, Brunson is the Wildcats' top offensive threat. They've beaten two ACC teams in Clemson and Duke, and now they'll face the toughest challenge to date in Villanova. Equally as surprising was the 71-59 beating they handed Texas Tech in the Elite Eight round.
"Sometimes when you're expected to win, it does put extra pressure on your guys to perform and that can work to your disadvantage, as well as the advantage of the lower seed", Self said.
"Boston was really good to us last time and I hope Texas is the same".
A matchup between defending champion SC and undefeated CT was enough to get everyone's attention, while high-scoring teams OR and Notre Dame also created plenty of buzz heading into the Elite Eight. "Great memories, but we gotta make new memories".
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Coincidentally, the only other coach to officially steer a program to four consecutive 30-win seasons is Wright's counterpart Saturday: Kansas' Bill Self.
Nova may be the one team as risky as the Jayhawks in this tournament when comparing ball movement and three-point shooting. He scored a career-high 32 points in the Elite Eight win against Duke.
Meanwhile, in the WNIT, Ella Hellessey and TCU knocked off Jasmine Trimboli and South Dakota to advance to the Final Four of that tournament.
Rhoades said, "After we won those first three games, we didn't think about being an 11 seed".
"It's just a great feeling for us, for the fans, just everything that we've been through this year, all the ups and downs", senior guard Devonte' Graham said. Unfortunately, neither Australian saw much playing time, with Bibby featuring for two minutes whilst Horvat saw just a token few seconds once the result had become clear. But I do think it enhances it. "You know, we play through a big with his back to the basket; they don't. I don't know how I'm going to handle it".
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