Over the years, we have seen a number of NCAA Tournament games go down to the wire. The 2012 edition has been no different. That's what makes March Madness one of the most exciting events, maybe even in the best, in all of sports.
Through 52 games, it wasn't easy picking my top 15. There were some truly amazing games. Back-and-forth games, miraculous finishes, big upsets and even the biggest comeback in NCAA Tournament history.
I tried to work out a formula for ranking these games, but the math just didn't do justice to a few of the games I favored.
That's enough jabber, though. Let's take a stroll through the top games of the opening rounds. I'll break down the special moments.