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5 X-Factors for Syracuse Orange vs. North Carolina Tar Heels Final Four Matchup

Marcus Paige's play, both as a scorer and distributor, will be one of the keys in this pairing of familiar foes
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5 X-Factors for Syracuse Orange vs. North Carolina Tar Heels Final Four Matchup

Syracuse Orange vs. North Carolina Tar Heels: NCAA Tournament Final Four Preview and Prediction

A third win over fellow ACC member Syracuse will give Brice Johnson and the Tar Heels a shot at another national title
Syracuse Orange vs. North Carolina Tar Heels: NCAA Tournament Final Four Preview and Prediction

The North Carolina Tar Heels were expected to be playing in the Final Four. After all, the Tar Heels were named the No.2 overall seed when the NCAA Tournament field was unveiled on March 13. While many expected North Carolina to be playing in Houston on April 2, no one thought the Syracuse Orange would also represent the ACC in the Final Four.

 

2016 NCAA Tournament: Ranking the Sweet 16 Teams

Cinderella has been sent home, as college basketball's big boys flood Sweet 16, led by No. 1 overall seed Kansas
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2016 NCAA Tournament: Ranking the Sweet 16 Teams

The first week of the NCAA Tournament has come and gone, and we have cut down the field to the Sweet 16. Northern Iowa, Stephen F. Austin and Middle Tennessee tried their best to  play the role of Cinderella, but the clock has struck midnight on the mid-majors, as the Sweet 16 has turned into a battle of the college basketball big boys — including a record six ACC teams.

10 College Rivalries Killed by Conference Realignment

Please, please, please bring back these classic rivalries
10 college rivalries ended by conference realignment

Thanksgiving hasn’t been the same since the Texas A&M and Missouri started hanging out with the SEC. Or since West Virginia and Pitt started rolling with the Big 12 and ACC, respectively.

 

Conference realignment ended a handful of traditional rivalries, either because of scheduling conflicts or acrimonious relationships.

 

In other words, no more Texas-Texas A&M. No more Backyard Brawl. No more Border War.

 

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