It seems like in every NCAA tournament, there are coaches who explode on the scene, leading their teams on a deep run through March.
Of course, Brad Stevens at Butler and Shaka Smart at VCU are two of the most recent examples of coaches who led teams that didn’t get a lot of national attention on deep tournament runs.
Every college basketball fan now knows their names thanks to that tournament success.
This year, there are a few coaches who are certain to gain national attention as we move through March Madness.
Here is one coach from each region who will vault into the spotlight with a deep NCAA tournament run.