With the brackets out and official, the speculation about potential upsets in key matchups is at full throttle. There will be key players who take over the game, keeping their team afloat with nothing more than heart and clutch play. Everyone knows about players like Kemba Walker, Jimmer Fredette and Nolan Smith, but the headliners are always in the upsets. The names we remember come from the small schools that pull the upset in the opening rounds and carry their team on an improbable run. We tried to select players from lower seeded teams that could be in a position to make some noise in potential close matchups.
That said, SwishScout.com presents ‘The Top 15 Bracket Busting Stars in Opening Weekend.’
Note: On most players, you can click their name or school to take you to a more detailed profile for a more extensive scouting report on the respective prospect.