When a college basketball team is selected as preseason No. 1, expectations go through the roof.
Immediately, fans assume that the coach and players will produce a national championship.
A few teams have started as the top-ranked team and stayed that way all the way until they cut down the nets in the final game of the collegiate season.
Yet, many No. 1 teams have lost their way en route to the Final Four.
Here is a list ranking the most disappointing preseason No. 1 teams in NCAA basketball history.
These are teams that had talent in place but came up short of the success that they should have achieved.
Here we go!