Bracket projection: Iowa State
Cyclones aren't dominant, but will be a tough out in the tourney
Everyone presuming a Kentucky-UConn third-round matchup had better not overlook Iowa State. It only took Fred Hoiberg two years to get the Cyclones back in the tournament, where a very efficient offense is their best weapon. But big man Royce White may find it tougher to score against the deep UConn front court.
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