Saint Louis' Jim Crews is a candidate for National Coach of the Year after leading the Billikens to the A-10 regular-season and tournament titles under difficult circumstances. Crews is finally expected to have the interim tag lifted from his title.
The NCAA tournament is filled with players you'll be watching in the NBA for years. UNLV's Anthony Bennett and Kansas' Ben McLemore are two obvious examples. But a lot of the students on display are guys you might never hear from or about again.
Miami wasn't given a chance. Neither was Georgetown, Marquette and New Mexico. UCLA was written off -- and so was Saint Louis. Yet all have claimed hardware in what has been as shocking college basketball campaign.