The Final Four
American Idol eat your heart out.
The men's NCAA Division I Basketball Tournament is down to its final four teams, and for the first time all four #1 seeds are in the Final Four since the Tournament started seeding in 1979. This should prove to be great ratings for CBS and a great watching experience for all of us.
UCLA Bruins vs Memphis Tigers. Tigers coach John Calipari completely changed his offensive philosophy this past offseason and preaches the dribble-drive offense. That is players penetrate to the post to discover a weakness then either take the low-post shot or pass to the perimeter.
The Bruins on the other hand run the traditional half-court offense that makes you want to scratch your eyes out. Bruins coach Ben Howland preaches that great defense will win championships, and he's proven that by making the Final Four for three consecutive seasons. Memphis' offense will spread defenses out, but UCLA is a great defending team always helping on another.
Bruins defeat Tigers 70-67.