The Oregon Ducks have been middling on the brink of true tournament for a few years now. Dana Altman has lead the program to five tournament appearances in his seventh year in the role of head coach at Oregon. They entered March atop the Pac-12 standings and have convincingly advanced to the Final Four for the first time since the inaugural tournament in 1939. What this breakthrough team comes up against on Saturday night? The powerhouse North Carolina Tar Heels.
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NCAA March Madness Final Four Matchup Previews – Game #1 (7) South Carolina Gamecocks vs. (1) Gonzaga Bulldogs Sports
Gonzaga’s ticket has finally been punched, after decades of tournament play, one of the final pieces of the puzzle has finally been put in place. It’s a program that has always played the underdog, and at the beginning of the tournament it appeared they would continue to do so if they had made it this far.
Greg Chow Get your brackets set, NCAA March Madness starts in less than a week. For first-time particpants, or even basketball fans in general, getting prepared for this nearly month long event can be daunting. The tournament will feature 68 teams, a top Canadian prospect in Kentucky Wildcat Jamal Murray, and even an appearance from an