It’s convention event season in faculty basketball and with many of the mid-major tournaments both already over or wrapping up quickly, this weekend is concerning the main conferences. The ACC, Huge Ten, SEC, Huge 12, and, I assume, Pac-12 tournaments all have begun or are starting quickly.
Convention tournaments are nice. Similar to the NCAA Match, figuring out a champion in a single-elimination event most likely isn’t the greatest technique to discover out who’s greatest, however it’s definitely extra thrilling, enjoyable, and random than enjoying prolonged collection. In Chicago, the Huge Ten Match ideas off on Tuesday with Northwestern going through Illinois and Nebraska enjoying Rutgers within the first spherical.
These aren’t superb video games, however Thursday and Friday, the highest groups within the convention will get entangled and pleasure will construct in Chicago. To get the folks pumped for Huge Ten basketball, the convention determined to toss a generic B1G jersey on the statue of famous Huge Ten legend Michael Jordan that sits out entrance of the United Heart.