Ben McLemore, Kansas
This guard certainly didn’t get his game at a thrift store. He averages 16.4 points and 5.3 rebounds. As a shooting guard (43.7 percent on three-pointers) and potential NBA lottery pick, Wolves fans should pay particularly close attention.
Most eye-catching stats: He has scored at least 30 points three times, including a 36-point game against West Virginia.
THREE STORY LINES
[ 1 ] Michigan started the year 20-1 and looked like a national title contender. But a 6-6 finish dropped the Wolverines to a No. 4 seed. They would be a tough Sweet 16 matchup for Kansas.
[ 2 ] Gophers fans will have a keen eye on the UCLA matchup —but another on No. 5 seed VCU, coached by Shaka Smart and the former school of new Minnesota AD Norwood Teague.
[ 3 ] A loss to Syracuse in the Big East semis likely cost Georgetown a No. 1 seed, but the Hoyas have a nice path to Atlanta.
|Toronto||0||Bottom 2nd Inning|
|LA Angels||1||Bottom 1st Inning|
|Atlanta||0||Top 2nd Inning|
|Seattle||1||Bottom 2nd Inning|
|St. Louis - S. Miller||12:35 PM|
|Washington - S. Strasburg|
|Milwaukee - M. Estrada||12:35 PM|
|Pittsburgh - G. Cole|
|NY Yankees - V. Nuno||12:40 PM|
|Tampa Bay - C. Ramos|
|Minnesota - P. Hughes||1:10 PM|
|Kansas City - Y. Ventura|
|Cincinnati - H. Bailey||1:20 PM|
|Chicago Cubs - C. Villanueva|
|Chicago WSox - E. Johnson||2:05 PM|
|Texas - R. Ross Jr.|
|Houston - B. Peacock||3:05 PM|
|Oakland - J. Chavez|
|Philadelphia - R. Hernandez||3:10 PM|
|Colorado - J. Nicasio|
|San Francisco - T. Lincecum||3:10 PM|
|San Diego - R. Erlin|
|Arizona - J. Collmenter||3:10 PM|
|Los Angeles - J. Beckett|
|Baltimore - U. Jimenez||6:05 PM|
|Boston - J. Peavy|
|Dallas||9||1st Qtr 0:34|
|Philadelphia||2||2nd Prd 11:38|
|Tampa Bay||6:00 PM|
|Los Angeles||9:00 PM|