2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament

Kentucky vs. Kansas: Live Analysis of 2012 NBA Draft Prospects in Tonight's Game

NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31:  Anthony Davis #23 of the Kentucky Wildcats give teammate Marquis Teague #25 a five late in the second half against the Louisville Cardinals during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
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Adam FromalNational NBA Featured ColumnistApril 2, 2012

With Kentucky and Kansas squaring off tonight for a chance to be crowned the top dog in college basketball, we fans have quite a treat in store for us. Not only do we get to see two superb teams play with it all on the line, but we also get to witness no fewer than nine standout NBA prospects doing their thing on the biggest stage in the sport. 

Lining up for the Wildcats, we've got six future NBA players in the form of Anthony Davis, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Terrence Jones, Marquis Teague, Doron Lamb and Darius Miller.

From the Jayhawks, future NBA ballers include Thomas Robinson, Jeff Withey and Tyshawn Taylor. To see where they all fit into the draft picture right now, check out my latest mock draft, but remember that tonight's inevitable standout performances may shift it around.

Check back at tipoff at 9:23 PM ET for live analysis of these prospects' performances, including halftime and postgame grades for all nine.  

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