Thank God for the Fab Five. That's all I have to say.
For years, college basketball fans were forced to watch their hardwood heroes take the court in shorts that left nothing to the imagination. Getting into a defensive stance was more than enough to strain the fibers of the tight shorts favored for years by college basketball teams.
Looking back, it's easy to question these guys' choices to suit up in such atrocious shorts, but most can be forgiven. They had no choice until the Fab Five came along and showed that maybe you could play in shorts that went past mid-thigh.
The following list is not for the faint of heart. One look at the 25 worst short-short offenders in college basketball history, and you will undoubtedly be thanking the Fab Five for saving the eyes of college basketball fans everywhere.