College basketball fans got a fantastic first glimpse of what this season’s March Madness might look like.
With the last week of buzzer beaters and great individual performances that are characteristic of the greatest month in basketball, it was hard not to be excited.
Last week featured a plethora of upsets, including several within the top ten.
America got to see its favorite Cinderella squads take each other on, and they did not disappoint.
The top team in the nation fell (again) behind a great overall performance by Syracuse.
This week even saw a series of fantastic defensive performances.
Without further ado, here are this week’s top five players from the week that was.