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Midwest Region Overview

Midwest Region Overview

The Midwest bracket is home to Kentucky, the hottest team in basketball right now. However, the Wildcats are not going to have an easy road to the Final Four. A possible meeting with Oregon awaits the No. 1 seed in only the second round of the tourney. The Ducks are rolling after winning the PAC-10 tournament, and have the talent to possibly give Kentucky a run on the way to the Sweet 16.

Stand Out Players: Keith Bogans (Kentucky); Luke Ridnour (Oregon); Luke Jackson (Oregon); Kirk Penney(Wisconsin); Jermaine Boyette (Weber St.); Rickey Paulding (Missouri); Arthur Johnson(Missouri); Dwyane Wade (Marquette); Tom Coverdale (Indiana); Maurice Williams (Alabama); Erwin Dudley (Alabama); Brandin Knight (Pitt); Jermaine Hall (Wagner) Big Name Coaches: Ben Howland, Mike Davis, Quin... Recommended Stories

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