In honor of the 75th anniversary of March Madness, the NCAA has chosen a list of the 25 greatest teams the tournament has ever seen.
Starting in January, fans will have a chance to whittle that group of 25 (NCAA champions all) down to one winner by voting at www.ncaa.com/marchmadness. The debate can begin today, though, because the full list of 25 has been released.
Unsurprisingly, Anthony Davis’ 2011-12 Kentucky Wildcats are among the teams that made the cut. The ‘Cats won a record 38 games, but how will that achievement stack up against the greatest champions in history?
Read on for a look at all 25 of the NCAA’s picks, ranked not only according to how many games they won but also the competition they faced and the flair with which they climbed to the top of the college hoops mountain.