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Best NCAA Tournament Teams Ever By Seed

The NCAA Tournament expanded in 1985, making March Madness what it is today
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Best NCAA Tournament Teams Ever By Seed

In the 2021 NCAA Tournament, Oral Roberts came up just short of becoming the first No. 15 seed to advance to the Elite Eight, falling to Arkansas 72-70. The Golden Eagles can still lay claim to being the greatest 15-seed in the history of March Madness.

 

Villanova Wildcats vs. Baylor Bears Prediction: NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Preview

Wildcats look to knock off top-seeded Bears
Villanova Wildcats vs. Baylor Bears Prediction: NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Preview

Baylor and Villanova were expected to face each other at the beginning of the 2020-21 college basketball season, but Baylor had to pull out of the Empire Classic in Connecticut. The two teams were ranked in the top three at the time, so it is fitting we get to finally see the Bears and Wildcats on the same court during the NCAA Basketball Tournament's second weekend.

 

North Texas Mean Green vs. Villanova Wildcats Prediction: NCAA Tournament Second Round Preview

Mean Green, Wildcats clash for Sweet 16 spot in the South Region
North Texas Mean Green vs. Villanova Wildcats Prediction: NCAA Tournament Second Round Preview

A spot in the Sweet 16 is on the line Sunday evening when Villanova and Conference USA champion North Texas meet in Indianapolis. Both teams are coming off first-round victories that required some strong performances in the second half. Villanova shouldn't be breathing a sigh of relief by avoiding Purdue in the second round though. The Wildcats may have their hands full with North Texas.

 

Winthrop Eagles vs. Villanova Wildcats Prediction: NCAA Tournament First Round Preview

Big South champs look to hand Big East's Wildcats another early exit from the Big Dance
Winthrop Eagles vs. Villanova Wildcats Prediction: NCAA Tournament First Round Preview

The first full day of the NCAA Tournament will wrap up with a late-night tipoff between Big South champion Winthrop and the Villanova Wildcats. Jay Wright has coached Villanova to a pair of national titles in recent years, but his team is coming into this year's NCAA Tournament trending in the wrong direction.

 

Villanova Basketball: Wildcats Team Preview and Season Prediction 2019-20

Wildcats have interesting mix of veterans and newcomers
Villanova Wildcats 2019-20 Basketball Team Preview and Prediction

The last time Villanova went big-game hunting in the recruiting world was after its 2009 Final Four appearance, and the results weren’t good. The players didn’t fit the program, and the team’s performance reflected that. 


Ten years and two national titles later, the Wildcats are at it again, bringing to campus an outstanding five-man class that includes a pair of five-star recruits, guard Bryan Antoine and forward Jeremiah Robinson-Earl. It could be a bad thing. It could backfire. Right?

Villanova Basketball: Wildcats Team Preview and Season Prediction 2018-19

Defending champs looking to make another March run
Villanova Wildcats 2018-19 Basketball Team Preview and Prediction

This year’s senior students at Villanova have been treated to a run of basketball success that usually is reserved for the most elite programs in the college basketball world. With two national titles in three years, the Wildcats have stepped forward and become a true powerhouse, and it’s impossible not to consider them among the best of the best.

Villanova Wildcats vs. North Carolina Tar Heels: NCAA Tournament Championship Preview and Prediction

Josh Hart and the Wildcats look to ride their hot shooting to a national title by beating the Tar Heels in Houston
Villanova Wildcats vs. North Carolina Tar Heels: NCAA Tournament Championship Preview and Prediction

Making history typically isn’t the easiest thing to do. Villanova made it look like child’s play Saturday night in the Final Four against Oklahoma. The Wildcats demolished the Sooners 95-51, setting an NCAA Tournament record for largest margin of victory in a Final Four game behind a near-perfect offensive performance.

 

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