Bracket projection: UConn
Defending champs need another unlikely run to advance deep
One Selection Sunday sub-plot was which No. 1 seed was going to draw the defending national champions. Now we know it's the No. 1 overall seed, Kentucky, in a potential Final Four rematch. I'd like the Huskies' chances a little more if the game was somewhere other than Louisville, and even that is presuming a win over Iowa State.
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