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Kentucky's Anthony Davis is playing a sport many basketball players are not familiar with.
Few will dispute that going into the Dance, the Kentucky Wildcats are the "gun-to-your-head" choice.
Yes, the SEC was subpar this season, but the 'Cats hardly broke a sweat, except for occasionally amusing themselves by mailing in a first half.
Do you think there was ever a time that Anthony Davis wasn't the first kid picked in the park?
John Calipari may have topped himself with this collection at "One-and-Done U."
(Question: What's as rare as a snowflake in Key West? Answer: A senior on Kentucky's basketball team!)
Before we just hand over the trophy, let's take a look at the South region.
The Selection and Seeding Committee didn't do the Wildcats any favors. Again, according to the Sagarins, while Kentucky has no company from the top eight, they do have all four of the 9-through-12 teams in their region.
Indiana, Wichita State, Duke and Baylor give the South region five of the top 12 teams in the Sagarin Ratings.
And that doesn't include Connecticut, a team that's had a spotty season, but most feel has NBA-level talent sprinkled through their line-up.
UConn, if they beat Iowa State, would be Kentucky's second opponent.
It doesn't get any easier for Calipari's charges after that.
Third up would likely be either an Indiana team that toppled the 'Cats early in the season or a veteran Wichita State team that could cause them problems.
The Elite Eight game would likely be either Baylor or Duke, both teams that will run it into the 80's or 90's and are capable of the upset.
Should the 'Cats take care of all that business, they'll get almost a breather in the semis.
Figuring either Michigan State or Missouri as the "form" winner of the West, Kentucky would have huge matchup advantages against either.
On Monday night, the only thing for certain is a legitimate team, and likely one that can match-up with the 'Cats will be coming out of the other side.
So, what's the verdict?
While there are clear-cut favorites, nobody's close to a lock to cut down the nets.
And as you fill out your brackets, or place a few bob on someone to win it all, I'll leave you with this thought:
Never attributed to any one coach directly, there's an old story that goes that a college basketball coach was having trouble sleeping, tossing and turning.
His wife finally says, "What's wrong, honey?"
"I just realized," says the coach, "that I've built our whole lives on how a bunch of 18-to-21-year-olds play for two hours."
Good luck, everyone.